Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Christian Smith”

The Demise Of Bourgeois Christianity

Building Benedict Option sanctuaries on a dark mountain

Posted October 17th, 2017

Belshazzar Feasting Inside The Beltway

Eat drink, and be merry in your wrathfulness, for tomorrow the church will die

Posted October 16th, 2017

The ‘Francis Option’: An Alternative to The Benedict Option?

CL chief says that Pope Francis is the answer to ‘liquid modernity’

Posted October 15th, 2017

Collapse Of The Religious Canopy

A lesson from reading Michel Houellebecq: If religion is only part of one’s life, it is doomed

Posted August 8th, 2017

Rusty Reno & The Benedict Option

First Things editor thinks my vision is too pessimistic

Posted April 13th, 2017

Recovery After The Great Amnesia

The Benedict Option as a strategy of cultural memory

Posted February 27th, 2017

The Last Evangelical Citadel

Faith in the Bible alone is not enough to defend Christianity today, says Evangelical leader

Posted February 16th, 2017

Millennial Landslide

New study finds stunning falloff in religious belief among 18-29 year olds

Posted March 23rd, 2016

Donald Trump, Über-American

He’s the perfect candidate for our psychological state, says Scott Adams

Posted March 23rd, 2016

‘Despair,’ ‘Alarmism,’ & the Benedict Option

A (friendly) argument with James K.A. Smith

Posted March 17th, 2016

Hope, Optimism, and Magical Thinking

Baghdad Bob and the Benedict Option

Posted May 26th, 2015

Losing the Language of Christianity

The Benedict Option as a ‘nest’ to preserve the dying ‘language’ that is Christianity

Posted March 30th, 2015

Christianity, Collapse, & The Benedict Option

Bad news for the future of Catholicism in America, according to the …

Posted March 19th, 2014