Rod Dreher

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Mark Driscoll & the Pill of Murti-Bing

Why self-narcotized believers let the tyrannical megachurch pastor get away with it for so long

Posted September 18th, 2014

Edward Snowden: Traitor Or Hero?

James Bamford’s longish piece on Edward Snowden in Wired is well worth …

Posted August 14th, 2014

Sex, Christianity, & The Slippery Slope

  Sociologist Mark Regnerus draws on a survey of over 15,000 adult …

Posted August 13th, 2014

Broke Pastors, Broken Ministry Model

David Wheeler writes about middle-class pastors becoming a thing of the past …

Posted July 23rd, 2014

The Church Of Illiberal Liberalism

Damon Linker is alarmed by the Error Has No Rights militants of …

Posted July 11th, 2014

A Miracle In Philadelphia

A Ukrainian Orthodox church in Philly burned to the ground — but …

Posted June 22nd, 2014

James Kalb On The Benedict Option

People like to talk about the Benedict Option as a Christian response …

Posted March 13th, 2014

The Cost Of ‘Narrative Collapse’

The new issue of the Mars Hill Audio Journal is quite good. …

Posted February 17th, 2014

Is This Subsidy Good For Christian Art?

Sam M. sends along an interesting story from the Hollywood Reporter. Excerpt: …

Posted February 15th, 2014

How Not To Respond To GRACE

The Christian sexual abuse investigating team GRACE, which was abruptly fired by …

Posted February 12th, 2014

Bishop Jefferts Schori’s Spite

Around the country, congregations who wish to leave the Episcopal Church are …

Posted December 17th, 2013

More Artists, Fewer Intellectuals

Negatively reviewing a book about culture and the loss of Christian conviction, …

Posted December 10th, 2013

Beatrice As Teacher And Icon

Did you hear the one about the guy who was brought (back) …

Posted November 20th, 2013

The Church Of Beer

NPR visits ┬áchurch services held in bars; the services incorporate the drinking …

Posted November 7th, 2013

Why They Quit Church … And Came Back

Sorry I’ve been silent this morning. I taught a class of homeschooled …

Posted October 24th, 2013

Persecution Of Christians: What We Don’t Talk About

Mollie Hemingway asks, “Can we finally start talking about the global persecution …

Posted September 25th, 2013

Strike At The Sacrament Factory

Mary DeTurris Poust has had it up to here with lukewarm priests. …

Posted September 22nd, 2013