Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Catholicism”

Good for You, Catholic Church

A catechetical bus trip — with a Nashville Dominican too

Posted January 24th, 2015

How To Be A Gay Jesuit

Father Chris is caught going to a Gay Pride parade. What’s next for him as a Jesuit, according to the Jesuits?

Posted January 22nd, 2015

Shouting with a Still, Small Voice

Gregory Wolfe on contemporary Catholic literature and its discontented critics

Posted January 21st, 2015

Making Christianity Weird Again

Catechesis has failed. Time for something new. How about embracing the weird?

Posted January 18th, 2015

The End of American Civic Christianity

A First Things colloquium takes measure of America’s emerging post-Christian social and legal order

Posted January 16th, 2015

The Orthodox Dante

Why does the greatest Catholic literary work seem so Orthodox to this modern reader?

Posted January 15th, 2015

Catholic Marriage Culture

Maggie Gallagher asks why the Catholic Church can’t make more believers in Catholic teaching

Posted December 22nd, 2014

Thomism of the Table

A French Catholic crunchy con talks about God and food

Posted December 1st, 2014

Words of Conversion

Emile Zola, Dante Alighieri, and modern converts to Catholicism

Posted November 27th, 2014

The Journalist & The Jesuit

Ross Douthat and Fr. James Martin, SJ, debate Pope Francis, Catholicism, and the family

Posted November 18th, 2014

The Blessing of a Wrathful God

Avoiding the dreary consequences of Inconsequentialism

Posted November 17th, 2014

American Idol Worship

Moralistic Therapeutic Deism: the universal solvent of Christianity

Posted November 13th, 2014

The Obamafication of Pope Francis

Is the audaciously hopeful Pope Francis going to vindicate or disappoint Catholic progressives?

Posted November 10th, 2014

The ‘Pedopriester’ Gets a Parish

A Belgian bishop appoints a convicted molester. So much for Pope Francis’s promise

Posted November 1st, 2014

The Catholic Party

What would St. Athanasius say about Pope Francis’s Church?

Posted October 31st, 2014

Changing the Catholic Flag

Why Ross Douthat is right to worry about Pope Francis and reform

Posted October 28th, 2014

On Resisting Pope Francis to his Face

Ross Douthat says orthodox Catholics need to prepare for the Galatians 2:11 option

Posted October 25th, 2014