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Posts tagged “Benedict Option”

Eyes Wide Open, Monastery Walls Around The Heart

As Trump and his enemies clash, Benedict Option Christians must find ways to avoid succumbing to wrathfulness

Posted January 23rd, 2017

The Benedict Option In Trump’s America

If conservatives think it’s safe to shore up the imperium again, they had better think again

Posted January 16th, 2017

The Dark Benedict Option

Left-wing German economist Wolfgang Streeck warns: Get ready for the new Dark Age

Posted January 10th, 2017

Book News

The Benedict Option galleys have shipped. And How Dante is coming to paperback

Posted January 9th, 2017

Reaction, Conservatism, The Ben Op

Ulysses Option? No. Aeneas Option? No. Poor battered gargoyles? Amen!

Posted January 6th, 2017

Neoliberalism Vs. Medievalism

The myth of linear progress is an obstacle to understanding the time

Posted January 3rd, 2017

Notes From Washington

A diary of a day spent in the Nation’s Capital

Posted December 14th, 2016

Ben Op Meets Bruderhof

An interview with Plough magazine finds common ground

Posted December 13th, 2016

The Neo-Reactionary Ben Op

How does the Ben Op fit into the neoreactionary worldview?

Posted December 9th, 2016

Benedict Option & The Spirit Of Pilgrimage

Discipline and purpose in the Christian life, and why being a spiritual tourist is not enough

Posted December 8th, 2016

The Benedict Option: The Last Look

How a good editor can make all the difference

Posted December 3rd, 2016

Church As Institutional Failure

Theologian: Where trust is lacking, arguments do little good

Posted November 30th, 2016

‘When The Crash Finally Happens’

Are people giving up on the system? If so, will we need non-religious Benedict Options?

Posted November 30th, 2016

Cultivating The Benedict Option

Postcards from James C.’s recent trip to southern Italy

Posted November 21st, 2016

America In Uncharted Waters

Time to get busy building the flotilla of arks

Posted November 10th, 2016

Everybody Row, Or We’re Going Over The Falls

Clearing up a misconception about the Benedict Option

Posted November 3rd, 2016

The Church In The World

What does it mean to want to change the culture? Leithart on the Ben Op

Posted November 1st, 2016