Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “decline”

Social Gospel Über Alles

History will rule the death of Christianity in the West a suicide. What about those who want to live?

Posted December 26th, 2015

Lessons From Europe’s Decline

Roger Scruton with a diagnosis — and a warning for America

Posted December 23rd, 2015

The Decline of the Southern Baptists

The view from a dying congregation in Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Posted June 1st, 2015

Hope, Optimism, and Magical Thinking

Baghdad Bob and the Benedict Option

Posted May 26th, 2015

Christianity in Collapse

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

Posted May 12th, 2015

‘The Future is Decided by Those Who Show Up’

A Muslim-American reader reacts to the fragmenting of our culture

Posted April 7th, 2015

Is China Over?

Yes, says US journalist, who sees corruption and an authoritarian culture stifling progress

Posted November 23rd, 2014

Death by Church Bureaucracy

A former pastor blames the clueless elites in many churches for decline

Posted October 27th, 2014

Presbyterians & The Great Christian Sorting

At its convention, the Presbyterian Church USA not only approved same-sex unions …

Posted June 23rd, 2014

Britain After Christianity

A couple of you have sent or posted on an article by …

Posted December 3rd, 2013

When The Money Runs Out

Robert J. Samuelson says the current standoff in Washington is probably the …

Posted October 14th, 2013

Christian Chicken Little-ism

Jake Meador has no patience with Evangelicals of his generation (Millennials) who …

Posted July 31st, 2013

Culture And A City’s Future

Continuing the conversation about the role local culture plays in the economic …

Posted July 24th, 2013

Miserabilism Rides Again

Well, it’s been a long time since I’ve indulged in economic apocalypticism …

Posted January 22nd, 2013

Europe Vs. The Merciless Mings

Matt Ridley warns that even as economic conditions improve around the world, …

Posted January 2nd, 2013

Rootless Man Blames Self For US Decline

There are some really excellent responses on the “What’s Your Theory of …

Posted July 24th, 2012

What’s Your Theory of America’s Decline?

Frank Rich has a big piece out about the declinist vogue in …

Posted July 24th, 2012