Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “church”

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

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