Author Archives: Rod Dreher

About Rod Dreher

Rod Dreher is a senior editor at The American Conservative. He has written and edited for the New York Post, The Dallas Morning News, National Review, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, the Washington Times, and the Baton Rouge Advocate. Rod’s commentary has been published in The Wall Street Journal, Commentary, the Weekly Standard, Beliefnet, and Real Simple, among other publications, and he has appeared on NPR, ABC News, CNN, Fox News, MSNBC, and the BBC. He lives in St. Francisville, Louisiana, with his wife Julie and their three children. He has also written two books, The Little Way of Ruthie Leming and Crunchy Cons.

The Comforts of Home

At the end of the best journey

The Javerts of the SJWs

Social justice warriors give no quarter

Boston, City of Oysters, City of Magic

If I forget thee, oh Duxbury…

Dante, Catholicism, and Me

He didn’t make me Catholic again. But he reminded me why I love the Roman church

The Revolution Devours All

Why Andrew Sullivan cannot be Nelson Mandela

‘Community or Capitulation’

A stark lesson for contemporary Christians from a Bruderhof member

Martyrdom, McCarthyism, and the Problem of Naivete

Christians ought not be so quick to assume that a time of testing will make their faith stronger

Boston & Books

Look what I’m bringing home from Boston. The two books on either …

The LGBT vs. Orthodox Christianity War

On the Benedict Option and prospects for civil peace

To Gentle One’s Heart

What the love of a good woman can do

Walker Percy on Your Chest

The official t-shirt is almost here

View From Your Table

Boston, Massachusetts

Frederica on Gay Marriage

The Orthodox writer takes a public stand on same-sex marriage

Dante in Boston

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Dante saved his life too

Finn Is Finished

Good on Francis for sacking compromised bishop

Making a Monkey of the Law

Hercules, Leo, and the dissolving line between humans and animals

View From Your Table

An exceptional Sichuan restaurant in Houston’s Sharpstown neighborhood

The Apocalyptic Dante

What taking the red pill of The Divine Comedy reveals

Why Can’t Ryan T. Anderson Be Friends?

An alumnus of Friends School of Baltimore defends the anathematized scholar

The Best Dante Review Yet

Cosimanian Orthodoxy reaches detente with Dante

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