Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Catholicism”

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

Mystery Of The Ages

Why are Catholics and Evangelicals like that?

Posted October 17th, 2016

Boundaries and the Benedict Option

Why we can’t all just get along: a response to Gerald Schlabach

Posted September 28th, 2016

‘F–k You, A–holes,’ Argued the Yale Philosopher

Extremism in the attack on homophobia is no vice, it seems

Posted September 28th, 2016

The End Of Liberal Democracy?

How is liberal democracy like communism? Catholic philosopher Ryszard Legutko, who lived under and resisted both systems, explains it all

Posted September 26th, 2016

Can Christians Afford The Leadership We Have?

They’re either fighting yesterday’s battles, fighting for the enemy, or not fighting at all

Posted August 8th, 2016

‘The Stalingrad Of Irish Catholicism’

A view of Christian Ireland by a non-Christian Irishman

Posted August 3rd, 2016

What’s the ‘Laurus’ Of The Protestants

And: What’s the Protestant ‘Power And The Glory’?

Posted June 2nd, 2016

Taste-And-See Orthodoxy

After a decade, discovering how much Eastern Christianity has sedimented in my bones

Posted May 25th, 2016

Two Churches In One Church

How much longer can US Catholicism sustain the increasing tensions between its conservative and liberal believers?

Posted May 16th, 2016

Growing Up With Sensual Religion

How the way we worshiped as a child orients us aesthetically towards the world

Posted April 29th, 2016

The ‘Catholic Guilt’ Canard

Did Pope Francis surrender to the Sexual Revolution?

Posted April 15th, 2016