Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Chartres”

The Desecration of Chartres

A restoration that makes the cathedral look like ‘a funeral parlor in Little Italy ‘

Posted December 15th, 2014

The Symbolic Meaning Of The Transfiguration

For Western Christians and Orthodox who follow the New Calendar (that is, …

Posted August 6th, 2014

View From Your Table

The reader writes: Enjoying the simplicity of a French picnic of Norman …

Posted July 11th, 2014

Christian Schlock And Awe

Michael Gerson, an Evangelical, can’t get over the awfulness of the new …

Posted April 1st, 2014

Why You, Young Person, Should Take Religion Seriously

In a Guide To Life essay for young adults fresh out of …

Posted March 29th, 2014

Your Favorite Book In 2013

Look what came in the mail today! One of you kind readers …

Posted December 10th, 2013

Sacred Art & The Doorways Of Perception

Another of the books I picked up at my neighbor’s the other …

Posted November 27th, 2013

Dante & The Splendor Of Truth

Charles Williams on Dante, from his book The Figure Of Beatrice: He …

Posted August 29th, 2013

View From Your Table

Lord, lettest now thy servant go in peace…

Posted July 18th, 2013

The Miracle Of Chartres

Amid the tumultuous news of a papal resignation, here is a reminder …

Posted February 11th, 2013

That Eureka Moment

The New York Times Magazine publishes today a collection of vignettes by …

Posted September 30th, 2012

God, Geometry — and Music

Ken Myers wrote after reading my God and Geometry post the other …

Posted August 22nd, 2012

God and Geometry

That view is from the chapter house of York Minster in York, …

Posted August 20th, 2012