Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Catholicism”

The Hills Are Alive

A friend put me on to a new, one-hour documentary called Desire …

Posted July 23rd, 2014

Goodbye Stratford Caldecott

The extraordinary English Catholic writer Stratford Caldecott has succumbed to cancer. A …

Posted July 17th, 2014

Is The Latin Mass Worse Than Child Rape?

Michael Brendan Dougherty writes in praise of Pope Benedict XVI for establishing …

Posted July 13th, 2014

What Your Birth Year Says About Your Politics

According to The New York Times, new social science research says that …

Posted July 8th, 2014

Is God A New Urbanist?

Conor Dugan reviews architect and Notre Dame architecture professor Philip Bess’s wonderful …

Posted July 3rd, 2014

The Problem Of Truth & Triumphalism

Something I read on the Internet this morning reminded me of an …

Posted June 24th, 2014

Crazy? So You Say. But Not Paranoid

Catholic Traditionalists get a bad rap from many other Catholics, who accuse …

Posted June 23rd, 2014

Bishop ‘Not Sure’ Child Molestation A Crime

In the clip above from a recent videotaped deposition, released today, Robert …

Posted June 10th, 2014

Trust Diarmuid Martin, Not Tom Piatak

The Irish Times pokes more holes in the initial reporting of the …

Posted June 10th, 2014

Caroline Farrow: Reconsidering The Irish Child Graves

Several of you have posted in the comments section a link to …

Posted June 7th, 2014

Catholic 2 + Catholic 2 = Catholic 4

Andrew Sullivan insists that the horrific story about bones found in an …

Posted June 5th, 2014

The Road To Nicaea 2025

The Ecumenical Patriarch, the titular leader of Orthodox Christians, met recently with …

Posted June 2nd, 2014

Women Who Leave Islam

Mark Oppenheimer takes a look at women who abandon Islam for atheism. …

Posted May 25th, 2014

The Empty Liberalism Of Harvard’s Satanist Enablers

A reader sends in this essay from Salon, of all places, really …

Posted May 16th, 2014

Powerless In The Face Of Ugliness

For Christians like me, who are especially sensitive to beauty as a …

Posted May 15th, 2014

Where Dougherty Is Right — And Wrong

A Catholic theologian who asks me to withhold his name writes in …

Posted May 8th, 2014

The Hottest Head In Moscow, Idaho, Speaks

Pastor Toby J. Sumpter, a Reformed minister in Moscow, Idaho, reflects on …

Posted May 7th, 2014