Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Christianity”

War As Culture War

Vladimir Putin vs. Anthony Kennedy

Posted December 1st, 2016

Church As Institutional Failure

Theologian: Where trust is lacking, arguments do little good

Posted November 30th, 2016

Orthodox Patriarch Praises Dead Atheist Dictator

Fidel Castro cruelly persecuted the church in Cuba. But that never stopped powerful churchmen from valorizing him

Posted November 27th, 2016

Weimar Germany, Weimar America

Of Lennonists, failsons, the revolt against the elites, and the future of our country

Posted November 21st, 2016

Women Evangelical Influencers

Why Jen Hatmaker and Glennon Melton Doyle matter, for better or for worse

Posted November 18th, 2016

Annals Of Right-Wing Wishful Thinking

Trump as the new Constantine, heralding the end of a secular era?

Posted November 12th, 2016

When Politics Becomes Your Religion

A congregation effectively disfellowships an elderly Republican, because Trump

Posted November 11th, 2016

A Question For ‘Affirming’ Churches

Having compromised on such a fundamental issue, how are you going to stop there?

Posted November 1st, 2016

Benedictine Stability: They Shall Not Be Moved

In their weakness and poverty, the spiritual wealth of the Norcia Benedictines manifests

Posted October 30th, 2016

A Politics Of Localism

The Front Porch Republican Party caucuses at Notre Dame

Posted October 25th, 2016

The Religious Right: A Eulogy

Russell Moore’s generation-defining Erasmus Lecture inaugurates a new era for American religious conservatism

Posted October 24th, 2016

Beyond Trump & Clinton

These dreadful candidates deliver a ‘good shock of pain’ that ought to dissolve our illusions

Posted October 20th, 2016

Mystery Of The Ages

Why are Catholics and Evangelicals like that?

Posted October 17th, 2016

The Ben Carson Option

Christianity is fine, unless it gets in the way of what you want to accomplish politically

Posted October 14th, 2016

‘God Is Dead, And We (Boomers) Have Killed Him’

Kenneth Woodward, Christianity and the ‘Anthropocene’ epoch

Posted October 4th, 2016

Boundaries and the Benedict Option

Why we can’t all just get along: a response to Gerald Schlabach

Posted September 28th, 2016

‘F–k You, A–holes,’ Argued the Yale Philosopher

Extremism in the attack on homophobia is no vice, it seems

Posted September 28th, 2016