Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “America”

What Is An American Catholic?

On the eve of Pope Francis’s visit, Pew’s portrait of his US flock

Posted September 2nd, 2015

Reading Ta-Nehisi Coates

Though an atheist, TNC’s new book is a fundamentally religious work — though one of rage and abject despair

Posted August 14th, 2015

American Race, Through Foreign Eyes

How the way the US deals with race, according to foreigners who live here

Posted August 12th, 2015

An American Creed

Could you affirm this statement of faith?

Posted July 22nd, 2015

Figuring Out the Benedict Option

A collaborative project that starts with some basic countercultural assumptions

Posted July 16th, 2015

Should Churches Be ‘Patriotic’?

Questions arising from a Southern Baptist congregation’s nationalistic songfest

Posted June 2nd, 2015

Purging Baltimore

Mere anarchy in the dis-United States

Posted April 28th, 2015

It’s Suppertime in America

In the cafeteria of the air-conditioned nightmare

Posted April 15th, 2015

Indiana & the Benedict Option

The handwriting is on the Hoosier wall for the future of post-Christian America

Posted March 31st, 2015

Bruce Jenner: Libertarian Hero

A case for star athlete’s sex change as evidence of what makes America great

Posted February 16th, 2015

Tomasky’s Boob Bait for Latte Liberals

Angry liberal columnist: ‘Please secede, Southerners, you backward, racist poltroons’

Posted December 9th, 2014

The Changing Countries of Christianity

The Spirit blows where it wills: three stories

Posted November 6th, 2014

America: From Israel to Babylon

A new generation of Southern Baptists prepares itself for the long haul in post-Christian America

Posted October 29th, 2014

Why Poor People Act That Way

Explaining the source of the hopelessness of the poor

Posted September 26th, 2014

The Future Of Christians In Post-Christian America

Writing in the Chronicle of Higher Education, Peter Conn says that religious …

Posted July 4th, 2014


Writing in Slate, Amy Sohn says an enthusiastic “good riddance” to the …

Posted June 25th, 2014

The Air-Conditioned Nightmare

This is not a parody. It is the triumphalist American ideology in …

Posted March 4th, 2014