Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Catholicism”

Tradition And Traditions

Modernity and tradition in Russia, Europe, and the United States

Posted June 15th, 2017

San Francisko: A Swedish Benedict Option

The idea of a Christian village in Sweden — and in rural eastern Oklahoma

Posted May 8th, 2017

Where Did All The Christians Go?

The existential cost of religious illiteracy

Posted May 5th, 2017

The Cost Of Christian Denial

Why US Christians cannot afford to minimize the current crisis

Posted May 3rd, 2017

Pope Francis: Mercy For Child Molesters

Clericalism and cheap grace in the Vatican

Posted February 25th, 2017

The Benedict Option In Clear Creek

The Wall Street Journal goes to rural Oklahoma in search of Christian community

Posted February 17th, 2017

Catholics, Orthodox, & The Benedict Option

Do the ancient churches have what it takes to make it through what’s coming?

Posted February 13th, 2017

Mon Dieu … Is Back In France

François Fillon activates a new Catholic sense among the French

Posted January 26th, 2017

Pope Francis & Child Abusers

The pontiff talks a good game about reforming the Church’s handling of abusive priests. But he’s not serious

Posted January 3rd, 2017

‘Tenderness Leads To The Gas Chamber’

On euthanasia, the Catholic bishops of eastern Canada say, ‘Who are we to judge?’

Posted December 13th, 2016

Rumors Of Schisms

Events in Catholicism and Orthodoxy may be pushing both churches to the brink

Posted December 11th, 2016

Zombie Catholics Of France

They live in parts of the country where the faith has all but died, but its values and habits remain

Posted December 6th, 2016

The End Of Catholic Marriage In San Diego

How seemingly small changes in marriage disciplines for mercy’s sake can crash the entire concept

Posted December 2nd, 2016

Church As Institutional Failure

Theologian: Where trust is lacking, arguments do little good

Posted November 30th, 2016

What Pope Francis Knows

A faithful Catholic reader says that most ordinary Catholics don’t care about fidelity to Church teaching

Posted November 30th, 2016

How Are Pope Francis & Donald Trump Alike?

If you’re offended by the question, you’re not paying close enough attention

Posted November 28th, 2016

A Politics Of Localism

The Front Porch Republican Party caucuses at Notre Dame

Posted October 25th, 2016