Author: Michael Hamilton

Michael Hamilton

Michael T. Hamilton is the lead writer and editor of Good Comma Editing, LLC and a regular contributor to the Philos Project and PJ Media Parenting & Lifestyle. He has written for The Federalist, the Washington Free Beacon, and Canon and Culture. Follow him on Twitter (@MikeHamiltonOH).

Lebanese Film “For You” Powerfully Presents Christ’s Substitutionary Atonement

By Michael Hamilton Thursday, September 10, 2015

Our review of the 13-minute Lebanese film “For You” unpacks several Christian themes and motifs successfully embedded by the filmmakers. It can be read before, after, or in lieu of viewing.

The Sun-God Also Rises: A Christian’s Eulogy for ISIS-Occupied Palmyra

By Michael Hamilton Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Palmyra is an ancient Syrian city that was home to the 2,000-year-old temple of Baalshamin – until the Islamic State demolished the ancient structure this week.

‘Silas’ of North Africa Urges Westerners to Rediscover Ishmael

By Michael Hamilton Friday, August 21, 2015

A Christian abroad tells the church that it needs to ‘redesign our views toward Arabs.’

Blood Cries Out for a Brother’s Keeper in ‘Bethlehem’

By Michael Hamilton Tuesday, August 11, 2015

The popular Israeli film “Bethlehem” reminds us that bloodshed is not merely the result of our ancient fall, but of choices for which men are culpable.

Raising a Christian Family in a Muslim Community – Interview with ‘Abraham & Sarah’

By Michael Hamilton Monday, August 3, 2015

How one family in the Middle East strives to represent Christ through love and excellence.

Tolkien, Lewis, and the War to End All Wars

By Michael Hamilton Monday, July 27, 2015

Review of ‘A Hobbit, a Wardrobe and a Great War: How J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis Rediscovered Faith, Friendship and Heroism in the Cataclysm of 1914-1918’

The Art of Post-Arab Spring Politics and Religion – An Interview with ‘Aquila & Priscilla’

By Michael Hamilton Monday, July 20, 2015

A Christian couple’s firsthand account of Tunisia’s risks, rewards and revolutionary aftermath.

The Ironic, Offensive and Humorous “Catch the Jew!”

By Michael Hamilton Friday, July 10, 2015

Tuvia Tenenbom’s account of seven months in Israel and Palestine is an insightful real-life satire.

Can Responsible Pluralism Save Civilization?

By Michael Hamilton Tuesday, June 23, 2015

A discriminating review of acclaimed author Mohsin Hamid’s (The New Yorker, etc.) essays

The Rise and Fall of ISIS, Israel and Western Civilization

By Michael Hamilton Wednesday, June 17, 2015

As the Middle East moves forward, Muslim terrorist groups like Al-Qaeda, the Islamic State and Boko Haram push the region to regress against the grain of history.