Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Catholicism”

The Demise Of Bourgeois Christianity

Building Benedict Option sanctuaries on a dark mountain

Posted October 17th, 2017

Of Faith & Futile Horses

Learning to see the hidden greatness in donkeys

Posted October 9th, 2017

Fighting In The Francis Era

Liquid modernity is the universal solvent of revealed religion

Posted September 20th, 2017

The Dangers Of ‘Dialogue’

When a call to talk is really an invitation to surrender

Posted September 13th, 2017

Democratic McCarthyites

Franken, Feinstein and others portray faithful Christians as menaces to society

Posted September 7th, 2017

LGBT, Nashville, & Spiritual Friendship

A letter from chaste gay Christian Ron Belgau challenging the Nashville Statement

Posted September 5th, 2017

Bishop Robert Barron & St. Benedict

Benedict Option lessons from visiting the saint’s cave in Subiaco

Posted July 30th, 2017

Cardinal Müller & The Benedict Option

He laments the ‘dechristianization’ of Europe, but dismisses — wrongly — the Ben Op as a catacombs strategy

Posted July 21st, 2017

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