Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Christianity”

Strong Faith: Blessing or Curse?

The case of George Scialabba raises some hard-to-answer questions

Posted November 17th, 2014

The Blessing of a Wrathful God

Avoiding the dreary consequences of Inconsequentialism

Posted November 17th, 2014

Protestant & Catholic in Latin America

The Western hemisphere is getting a lot more Protestant

Posted November 14th, 2014

A Rescue Mission on the Ocean of Fear

A college student says that churches who deny Meaning, Truth, and Purpose leave those drowning in anxiety without hope

Posted November 13th, 2014

American Idol Worship

Moralistic Therapeutic Deism: the universal solvent of Christianity

Posted November 13th, 2014

Lost Sheep, Modern Pharisees

Prophetic Catholic writer Anthony Esolen reads the riot act to his bishops

Posted November 7th, 2014

The Changing Countries of Christianity

The Spirit blows where it wills: three stories

Posted November 6th, 2014

The Orthodox Trojan Horse

A strategy to Episcopalianize American Orthodoxy

Posted November 5th, 2014

The Length of Our Days

It’s half past three in the morning, and I have just returned …

Posted November 4th, 2014

Death by Church Bureaucracy

A former pastor blames the clueless elites in many churches for decline

Posted October 27th, 2014

Charles Featherstone’s Book

A reader of this blog has written a modern spiritual classic

Posted October 24th, 2014

A Benedictine on the Benedict Option

The prior of the monastery in St. Benedict’s hometown on how Christians should deal with darkening times

Posted October 22nd, 2014

How To Be Saved, by David Brooks

The New York Times columnist gives an extraordinary address to a Christian group

Posted October 20th, 2014

Catholics, the Real Liberals

Surveys show that Catholics are more socially progressive than most US Christians

Posted October 18th, 2014

Hillsong & Evangelicalism’s Future

Why the Evangelical megachurch movement’s non-answer on gay rights is actually a powerful answer

Posted October 17th, 2014

Dante vs. the Mottramists

Christendom’s greatest poet shows us that fidelity to the Church may require criticism of it

Posted October 16th, 2014

Houston, We Have a (Free Speech) Problem

‘What did you preach and when did you preach it?’

Posted October 15th, 2014