Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “church”

Tinder Mercenaries

How barbarians mate in our time

Posted August 10th, 2015

A Lesson in Stability

Why we should go to church even when it’s really hard

Posted July 27th, 2015

Obergefell, Jim Crow, & the South

Cultural Christianity and the Southern Way of Lifeā„¢

Posted July 13th, 2015

Defend the Church Within

Christians have lost the culture. Will they lose the church too?

Posted June 27th, 2015

The Church, or Christ?

The church is supposed to be an icon, not an idol

Posted June 5th, 2015

The Feckless & the Leaderless

A gay atheist who is braver than the Archbishop of Dublin, among others

Posted May 29th, 2015

America’s Socially Liberal Future

Social conservatism in retreat on all fronts, says Gallup poll

Posted May 27th, 2015

Hope, Optimism, and Magical Thinking

Baghdad Bob and the Benedict Option

Posted May 26th, 2015

Schism Over Gay Marriage

Damian Thompson on why it’s going to split the Catholic Church

Posted May 25th, 2015

Is Christianity Dying from Boredom?

If the choice is between nothing or a condescending parody of something, don’t be surprised by how people choose

Posted May 15th, 2015

A Tale of Two Cities

Muskogee, Baltimore, and the hypocrisy of the Right

Posted May 6th, 2015

A Separation of Church and State

A Chicago parish turns its back on Caesar’s marriage licenses

Posted April 14th, 2015

Dante the Christian Unifier

The poet stands near a hinge in Christian history

Posted April 1st, 2015

Basil Meets the Benedict Option

What the early church can teach the church of the 21st century

Posted March 18th, 2015

Lost Sheep, Modern Pharisees

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

Posted November 7th, 2014

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