Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Catholicism”

‘Institutionalism’ & the Church

Reader calls it ‘the structural sin of Catholicism,’ says Orthodoxy has its own particular structural sins

Posted July 31st, 2015

The Shadow Council Speaks

Transcripts of a closed-door meeting between liberal Catholic leaders reveal startling details for Synod showdown

Posted July 30th, 2015

Feed Your Children Well

Pope Francis backs breastfeeding, even in mass. Good.

Posted July 8th, 2015

Deep France

Traveling in a land and among a people steeped in grace and tradition

Posted July 7th, 2015

A Christianity Without the Cross

Why the ‘God loves you and has a wonderful plan for your life’ ideology is false

Posted June 29th, 2015

A Lutheran on Mount Athos

What a Protestant pilgrim to the Orthodox holy mountain learned on his journey

Posted June 23rd, 2015

Harmony, Communion, Incarnation

First impressions of Laudato Si, the first encylical from the crunchy con pope

Posted June 23rd, 2015

Rome: A Long Way from Leeville

Why the papal encyclical doesn’t matter to coastal Louisiana Catholics

Posted June 18th, 2015

Walker Percy: Springsteen Fanboy

Two Catholic artists, pilgrims and wayfarers who just missed each other

Posted June 17th, 2015

Orthodoxy, Catholicism, and the State

Want church growth? Hope for state persecution, says Catholic blogger

Posted June 15th, 2015

Francis Kisses Bad Bishops Buh-Bye

Stained by abuse charges, an archbishop and his top episcopal aide resign

Posted June 15th, 2015

The Church, or Christ?

The church is supposed to be an icon, not an idol

Posted June 5th, 2015

Birthright for Christians

An idea to help Christian adult Americans deepen their roots

Posted May 30th, 2015

For the Synod, Der Fix Ist (Possibly) In

A secret meeting of liberal Catholic cardinals and sympathetic media

Posted May 26th, 2015

Hope, Optimism, and Magical Thinking

Baghdad Bob and the Benedict Option

Posted May 26th, 2015

Schism Over Gay Marriage

Damian Thompson on why it’s going to split the Catholic Church

Posted May 25th, 2015

The Modernism of (Some) Religious Conservatism

Fundamentalist Christians don’t know how modernist they are

Posted May 25th, 2015