Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Decline and Fall”

Patriotism & the Benedict Option

After 9/11, it was obvious to many conservative Christians what their duty to America was. But now, post-Iraq, and post-Obergefell?

Posted July 30th, 2015

The Genocide of Christians

After two millennia, Christianity may soon end in the Middle East

Posted July 26th, 2015

Feminism for Fools

Noodle-spined New Yorker says accepting his wife’s ongoing adulteries made a real feminist out of him

Posted July 20th, 2015

Greece’s Agony

Caught between the Scylla and Charybdis of ruin and revolution

Posted July 20th, 2015

The Metaphysics of Caitlyn & Planned Parenthood

Why what we believe about the nature of our humanity has to do with transgenderism and harvesting fetal body parts

Posted July 17th, 2015

Dr. Mengele’s Brunch Buddy

Planned Parenthood’s ghoulish top doc on selling body parts of aborted children

Posted July 15th, 2015

Gay Sex & the Second Coming of Christ

Battle lines are being drawn. Real Christians have nothing in common with these radicals

Posted July 13th, 2015

The Crises We Don’t See

Climate change, ISIS, and the West’s civilizational crisis

Posted July 9th, 2015

Sex & the Kingdom of the Self

Pleasure and polyamory as the ripest fruit of American liberty

Posted July 1st, 2015

Blowing Up Greece

And shaking the European Union to the foundations

Posted June 28th, 2015

Defend the Church Within

Christians have lost the culture. Will they lose the church too?

Posted June 27th, 2015

The Ironic Truth About Marriage

Gays gain it as straights throw off its traditional constraints

Posted June 27th, 2015

American Exiles

What Obergefell means for orthodox Christians

Posted June 26th, 2015

Harmony, Communion, Incarnation

First impressions of Laudato Si, the first encylical from the crunchy con pope

Posted June 23rd, 2015

Can We Really Know Our Pastors?

A prominent megachurch pastor falls from grace. Did his celebrity have anything to do with it?

Posted June 22nd, 2015

Francis & the Camp of the Saints

Europe’s migrant crisis — and the papal remarks about it — recall 1973 novel

Posted June 18th, 2015

Post-Christianity & the Culture of Death

Belgium’s culture of euthanasia is the logical endpoint of hedonic individualism

Posted June 16th, 2015