Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Christianity”

Equal Freedom Über Alles

The cultural revolution now underway is destroying even liberal religion

Posted May 28th, 2015

The Dis-Integrating of Reality

Symbolism, diabolism, and the chaotic fever dream of modernity

Posted May 28th, 2015

Hope, Optimism, and Magical Thinking

Baghdad Bob and the Benedict Option

Posted May 26th, 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

The Benedict Option & Antipolitical Politics

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

Posted May 19th, 2015

Having the Talk with the Kids

Comfortable, happy-clappy Christianity is not going to survive what’s coming

Posted May 19th, 2015

The Church and the Poor

Are the churches failing them? Are they failing the churches?

Posted May 18th, 2015

Wichita’s Treasure

The New York Times visits Eighth Day Books

Posted May 15th, 2015

L’Option Benoît

How Republican France’s example is, and is not, relevant to the de-Christianization of America

Posted May 15th, 2015

Leviathan vs. Benedict

The late historian Christopher Dawson says the Benedict Option will be hard to pull off in modernity

Posted May 13th, 2015

Christianity in Collapse

Grim numbers on the decline of the faith in post-Christian America

Posted May 12th, 2015

Don’t Blame the Reformation

The seeds of Western religious and philosophical unraveling were planted centuries earlier

Posted May 12th, 2015

Benedictines, Not Fundamentalists

Leaving chaos and irreligion for airless, joyless rigor is no solution

Posted May 12th, 2015

Christian Radicals, Seeing to the Roots

The unwinding of Christian culture began not in the 1960s or the 1780s, but in the 1300s

Posted May 11th, 2015

The Failure of Winsomeness

We need knights, but we also need gardeners

Posted May 6th, 2015

Marriage as Benedict Option

Family as a school for conversion

Posted May 5th, 2015