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Carl R. Trueman

Carl R. Trueman

Carl R. Trueman taught on the faculties of the Universities of Nottingham and Aberdeen before moving to the United States in 2001 to teach at Westminster Theological Seminary in Pennsylvania. In 2017-18 he was the William E. Simon Visiting Fellow in Religion and Public Life in the James Madison Program at Princeton University.  Since 2018, he has served as a professor at Grove City College. He is also a fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center and a contributing editor at First Things. Trueman’s latest book is the bestselling The Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self. He is married with two adult children and is ordained in the Orthodox Presbyterian Church.

Articles by Carl R. Trueman
The tragedy of modern autonomy

The tragedy of modern autonomy

Carl R. Trueman | Abortion and sexual ethics built upon individual desire rather than social responsibility

Carl R. Trueman | Three selfish assumptions dismiss any thought of obligation toward another living human being

Carl R. Trueman | And with it, a classic statement of expressive individualism

Carl R. Trueman | Why same-sex marriage likely will not fall in a post-Roe world


Carl R. Trueman | Social justice demands our opposition to its celebration and symbols

Carl R. Trueman | Mom and Dad shouldn’t have to compete with the state for ownership of their children

Carl R. Trueman | Sojourners endorses secular sexual morality

Carl R. Trueman | The loss of the sacred and the marring of humanity

Carl R. Trueman | The vocabulary of victimhood trivializes deep moral questions

Carl R. Trueman | Its technologically enabled logic has more in common with a strand of feminism