"Out of the Ashes is a full-throated, stout-hearted call to armssoul-stirring,uncompromising, and irresistible." ROD DREHER, author of The Benedict Option
"Out of the Ashes is an astonishing combination of energy, humor, insight, and exceptional erudition, topped off by a vivid personal style and a special gift for tweaking the nose of secularist nonsense-peddlers. If youre looking for a guide to our current cultural predicament (and how to fix it), one thats sobering and invigorating at the same time, start with this book." CHARLES J. CHAPUT, O.F.M. Cap., Archbishop of Philadelphia
"Anthony Esolen is one of our nations best writers because hes one of our best thinkers. Out of the Ashes is vintage Esolen: eloquent, bold, insightful, profound." RYAN T. ANDERSON, Ph.D., Senior Research Fellow, The Heritage Foundation, and author of Truth Overruled: The Future of Marriage and ReligiousFreedom
What do you do when an entire civilization is crumbling around you?
You do everything. This is a book about how to get started.
The Lefts culture war threatens Americas foundation and its very civilization, warns Esolen in his brand new book, Out of the Ashes: Rebuilding American Culture. They will tell you that babies in the womb are fetuses, that gender is a social construct, and that the backbone of society is government not the community.
In Out of the Ashes, Esolen outlines his surprisingly simple plan to take back American culture start at home. Esolen urges us to demand a return to values in our homes, our schools, our churches, and our communities, and to reject political correctness.
"We must become tellers of truth againand people who are willing to hear truths, especially when it hurts to hear them."