Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “atheism”

Ben Carson Is A Creationist. So?

Why that shouldn’t keep him from being US Surgeon General

Posted October 29th, 2015

Ghosts for Atheists

Sometimes it takes more faith to believe a thing did not happen than to believe it did

Posted October 7th, 2015

‘I’m Alive Because Mom Wasn’t Me’

A liberal atheist woman’s gratitude on Mother’s Day

Posted May 10th, 2015

Anarchy, God, and Sade

If you will not have God, you will have West Baltimore, police brutality, and the Cirque de Plaisir

Posted April 30th, 2015

The Secret God of the Secularists

Evangelical atheism as a form of liberal moral panic

Posted March 13th, 2015

Richard Dawkins Passes His Sell-By Date

I had not realized that Richard Dawkins had turned into such a …

Posted July 31st, 2014

The Unexamined Dogmas Of Contemporary Atheists

In a┬áSlate (!) review of a new book about atheism by Nick …

Posted July 9th, 2014

Women Who Leave Islam

Mark Oppenheimer takes a look at women who abandon Islam for atheism. …

Posted May 25th, 2014

Can We Live Without Theology?

Alasdair Craig seems skeptical of the idea that we can. He considers …

Posted May 13th, 2014

‘The Thinker We’ve Been Waiting For’

In the British magazine Standpoint, James Mumford rhapsodizes about the American theologian …

Posted May 1st, 2014

Why It’s So Hard To Talk About Theism & Atheism

Adam Gopnik is one of my very favorite essayists, but when he …

Posted April 23rd, 2014

Nietzsche, Who Helps Christian Orthodoxy

Thanks to the reader who sent in this illuminating and provocative essay …

Posted March 13th, 2014

Get Radical Or Die

Here was the Gospel reading in our Orthodox parish yesterday. Matthew 11:2-15: …

Posted March 10th, 2014

The Religious Way Of Knowing

Here’s a big-think Douthat post about secularism, modernity, and how it changes …

Posted February 26th, 2014

Out With God, In With Ricky Gervais Tweets

Sophie Heawood is not a religious believer, but she thinks fellow unbelievers …

Posted February 15th, 2014

Is Atheism Rational?

In a New Yorker essay reviewing a series of recent books about …

Posted February 11th, 2014

Is Glenn Beck More Open-Minded Than Sam Harris?

The prominent social psychologist Jonathan Haidt, who is an atheist and a …

Posted February 5th, 2014