Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Benedict Option”

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

The Gifts of the Czechs

Vaclav Havel and the politics of the Benedict Option

Posted May 24th, 2016

New Ideas Of The Village

Report from my weekend at the first ever Benedict Option conference

Posted May 23rd, 2016

Sunday Morning At The Abbey

A quick note from the ‘Idea Of A Village’ conference

Posted May 22nd, 2016

Come On, Dreher, Get Happy

She likes the idea of the Benedict Option, but is put off by the fearfulness of its chief spokesman

Posted May 20th, 2016

Benedict ‘Insurgency’ For Mormons

LDS reader suggests ways for Mormons to go on countercultural offensive

Posted May 19th, 2016