Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “faith”

Women Who Leave Islam

Mark Oppenheimer takes a look at women who abandon Islam for atheism. …

Posted May 25th, 2014

When The Power Of Goodness Is Personal

Malcolm Gladwell writes about how he returned to the Mennonite faith of …

Posted January 14th, 2014

Yoga: Exercise Of Religion Or Mere Exercise?

Mark Movsesian observes an interesting distinction between the rulings of two courts …

Posted December 9th, 2013

The God Who Stays One’s Hand

A story about Patrick Drum, a man serving life in prison for …

Posted December 4th, 2013

Jung On Faith & Experience

June Singer, on the psychiatrist Carl Jung’s view on the psychology of …

Posted October 27th, 2013

O Ye Of Little Way Faith…

I want to thank historian Thomas Kidd for his incredibly generous essay …

Posted August 20th, 2013

The Changing Mind Of The South

Commenting on W.J. Cash’s 1941 classic The Mind of the South, and …

Posted August 7th, 2013

Is Religion What You Think Or What You Do?

Good post from Noah Millman, reflecting briefly on the nature of religion. …

Posted July 25th, 2013

How Not To Lose Your Faith

Thinking just now about the bullying post earlier, and how that traumatic …

Posted April 22nd, 2013

‘Little Way’ And Faith As Sugar-Coating

A New York City reader who bought a copy of The Little …

Posted April 6th, 2013

Reading About Believers Today

Via Alan Jacobs, here is a link to a Paul Elie essay …

Posted December 21st, 2012

‘A Cynic Mugged By Faith’

This past week I corresponded with a reader, a 23 year old …

Posted November 17th, 2012

When The Magic Goes

A reader writes: Basically, I have caught Fr. Groeschel before in serious …

Posted September 8th, 2012

Wallace Stevens on Faith, Hope, & Lost Causes

Have you not seen Noah Millman’s hilarious riff off the most famous …

Posted July 31st, 2012

It All Turns On Affection

In his Jefferson Lecture earlier this year, Wendell Berry said: The term …

Posted July 10th, 2012