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.
Why this Orthodox believer has more in common with pagans than with modernist Christians
Is there a ‘C.S. Lewis Option’ for Evangelical Protestants?
What is happening the Archdiocese of New York?
Appropriate outrage over Cecil’s murder — but crickets from the media and the social media mob over Planned Parenthood
Everybody’s got an option these days. Here’s why we should stick with Benedict
More than one way of measuring cultural advances
Why the Benedict Option is a sensible reaction to the exhaustion of postwar conservative politics
Louisiana comes through once again. ‘Call me,’ says dentally intriguing, erotically compelling rustic
A new and final chapter of The Little Way of Ruthie Leming
A surprising warning from one of America’s most prominent progressive priests
Why we should go to church even when it’s really hard
The Joy of Caitlyn Thought ruins a troubled young man’s life
On the rationalization and self-deception of abortion’s defenders
After two millennia, Christianity may soon end in the Middle East
The Harrington children meet Baby Irene
In which the ghoulish cult is headed to a fight it has picked with Cajuns
The Benedict Option and the questions facing religious conservatives
What people around the world are doing for a clergy family in need
Accounting for my lack of discipline this week on the blog
Observations from my week on the Gulf Coast← Older posts
from The American Conservative