Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Catholicism”

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

‘Just a Hardened, Cynical Rejection’

A dispatch from post-Christian America

Posted May 20th, 2015

The Evangelical Advantage

What are Evangelicals doing right? What are Catholics (and the rest) doing wrong?

Posted May 20th, 2015

Yes, We Lost the Culture War

With ‘The Real O’Neals’, Disney and ABC trash Catholicism and orthodox Christianity

Posted May 19th, 2015

The Benedict Option & Antipolitical Politics

Why rebels like Karol Wojtyla, Dorothy Day, Wendell Berry and Vaclav Havel are our models

Posted May 19th, 2015