Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Benedict Option”

Ben Op Book Update

Need help on the Work chapter. Can you give it to me?

Posted July 29th, 2016

The Benedict Option Still Stands

Because for faithful Christians, there is nothing else

Posted July 21st, 2016

The New Jacobin Normal

The world during and after the Sexual Revolution

Posted June 29th, 2016

All-Nighter

I love to tell the Story … but how?

Posted June 29th, 2016

Christian Pessimism, Christian Realism

Be hopeful, yes, but don’t drink the Kool-Aid of false optimism

Posted June 29th, 2016

Cultural Engagement & The Benedict Option

Cultural engagement, including preparing Christians to support those fired for not burning a pinch of incense

Posted June 23rd, 2016

Islam & The Benedict Option

Says Pakistani-born US Muslim: ‘Muslims are already living the Benedict Option’

Posted June 20th, 2016

The Ben Op As Light Fiction

Escape to an ideal European village in ‘The Awakening of Miss Prim’

Posted June 14th, 2016

Benedict Option as Meanness?

Building a boat to ride out the flood does not mean one hates water

Posted June 9th, 2016

Seeking The Living Among The Dead

A Christian college professor ruminates on his disconnected male students

Posted June 3rd, 2016

Another Ben Op Know-Nothing

It really isn’t that hard to educate yourself in the Ben Op claims and aspirations. Yet so few critics do

Posted June 3rd, 2016

Sexually Fluid America

Another milestone in the moral disintegration of America

Posted June 2nd, 2016

Three Ben Op Principles

Alan Jacobs wants to know how thoughtful Christians dispute these theses

Posted June 1st, 2016

A Benedict Option Convert

Reformed theologian Carl Trueman says the church must de-secularize

Posted June 1st, 2016

Will Social Conservatism Survive Trump?

Maybe the most important social-conservative answer is, Who cares?

Posted May 31st, 2016

British Christianity Death Watch

Why the de-Christianization virus will not be contained to the mother country, and what we Yanks should do to prepare

Posted May 29th, 2016

Hauerwas Vs. The Benedict Option

‘Community is dangerous,’ says the eminent theologian

Posted May 27th, 2016