First Things No.252 April 2015

The Public Square
7    Richard John Neuhaus  – R. R. Reno
Letters
8    Freud, Locke & Gospel, etc.
Opinions
17  Licensing the Kingdom – Nora Calhoun
19  Apostolate of Death – Aaron Kheriaty
21  Extreme Makeover: Chartres Edition – Maureen Mullarkey
Essays
25  The End of the University – Roger Scruton
33  Dismantling the Cross – Patricia Snow
43  Saving Punishment – Stephen H. Webb
Reviews
49  Reading Barth with Charity – George Hunsinger; reviewed by Phillip Cary
53  Christian Reconstructionism – Michael J. McVicar; reviewed by Richard J. Mouw
56  Why Homer Matters – Adam Nicolson
Homer and the Gods and Human Virtue – Peter J. Ahrensdorf
reviewed by Glenn Arbery
59  Justice Through Apologies – Nick Smith; reviewed by Stephanos Bibas
61  Briefly Noted
While We’re At It
65  Cold living, Heroic impulse, etc.
The Back Page
72  Vinculum Magnum Entis – David Bentley Hart
Poetry
16  Jeff Peabody
23  Bryce Christensen
24  Anna Stiritz
31  John Whitworth
48  Maryann Corbett