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What Is ‘Traditional Christianity,’ Anyway?

@davidsess @roddreher @DouthatNYT Arg of next column: we’re living thru trad Xianity’s …

Posted July 24th, 2014

The Hills Are Alive

A friend put me on to a new, one-hour documentary called Desire …

Posted July 23rd, 2014

When Wahhabism Was Western

Reader Anastasia sends this fascinating blog post by Philip Jenkins, commenting  iconoclasm …

Posted July 22nd, 2014

To Die In Love

Kara Tippetts is preparing for her death from cancer. She thinks back to …

Posted July 22nd, 2014

The Lies, The Endless Lies

Minnesota Public Radio’s Madeleine Baran is doing an incredible job of reporting …

Posted July 21st, 2014

Mosul Christians: And Then There Were Nun

That’s the Arabic letter pronounced “nun.” The genocidal Muslims of ISIS used …

Posted July 19th, 2014

The Sharia Supreme Court

Did you know that the five Supreme Court justices who voted in …

Posted July 19th, 2014

Bullying Canada’s Catholic Schools

American readers, take a moment to give silent thanks for the First …

Posted July 19th, 2014

T.S. Eliot On The Benedict Option

@roddreher Re Eliot and the Benedict Option. From ‘Modern Education and the …

Posted July 18th, 2014

Against Whiggery, Or, Between Despair & Presumption

I’ve been thinking about an exchange I had on the comboxes yesterday …

Posted July 18th, 2014

T.S. Eliot On The Post-Christian Society

T.S. Eliot, from his The Idea Of A Christian Society, excerpted on …

Posted July 17th, 2014

Catholic Bishops As Fifth Columnists In War On Religious Liberty

A reader sends along the sworn affidavit of Jennifer Haselberger (PDF), from 2008-2013 …

Posted July 15th, 2014

Meditation & The Jesus Prayer

I knew that Rowan Williams, once the Archbishop of Canterbury, knew a …

Posted July 15th, 2014

Anglicans Vote Women Bishops

In a historic vote, the Church of England today approved female bishops.  The …

Posted July 14th, 2014

Is The Latin Mass Worse Than Child Rape?

Michael Brendan Dougherty writes in praise of Pope Benedict XVI for establishing …

Posted July 13th, 2014

The Church Of Illiberal Liberalism

Damon Linker is alarmed by the Error Has No Rights militants of …

Posted July 11th, 2014

If France Stays Catholic, It Will Be Traditionalist

My apologies to you readers for my being slow to approve comments …

Posted July 9th, 2014