Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Evangelical”

The Church, or Christ?

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

Posted June 5th, 2015

Babylon & the Benedict Option

False assumptions about the character of our culture and our time have left Christians vulnerable in ‘Stage Two Exile’

Posted June 4th, 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

Apostasy in Conservative Christian Academia?

A reader writes from an Evangelical college in a conservative region — and says gay-rights sentiment is rising

Posted April 7th, 2015

Your Brain on a Beautiful Story

Neuroscience offers insights into why Christian ‘cruxploitation’ movies are so bad

Posted February 20th, 2015

Follow-up on Fate of our Teachers

The crisis among the college humanities faculty, cont’d

Posted February 3rd, 2015

Making Christianity Weird Again

Catechesis has failed. Time for something new. How about embracing the weird?

Posted January 18th, 2015

An Orthodox-Evangelical Alliance?

Russia’s Metropolitan Hilarion among the American Evangelicals

Posted November 10th, 2014

The Changing Countries of Christianity

The Spirit blows where it wills: three stories

Posted November 6th, 2014

Piety, Doubt, & Evangelical Colleges

A professor laments the intellectual shell game within Evangelical colleges

Posted October 17th, 2014

Hillsong & Evangelicalism’s Future

Why the Evangelical megachurch movement’s non-answer on gay rights is actually a powerful answer

Posted October 17th, 2014

America Under Cultural Dhimmitude

Religious conservatives are slowly but steadily becoming second-class citizens.

Posted September 9th, 2014

The Worship of $elf

Joel & Victoria Osteen are the patriarch and matriarch of Christian-scented Moralistic Therapeutic Deism.

Posted September 2nd, 2014

Ferguson & Bourgeois Christianity

Baptist pastor Thabiti Anyabwile throws down a challenge to us middle-class Christians, …

Posted August 21st, 2014

The Best Church For American Christianity In Exile

Carl Trueman states plainly what many of us American Christians see: that …

Posted July 29th, 2014