Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “God”

Is God A New Urbanist?

Conor Dugan reviews architect and Notre Dame architecture professor Philip Bess’s wonderful …

Posted July 3rd, 2014

Can We Live Without Theology?

Alasdair Craig seems skeptical of the idea that we can. He considers …

Posted May 13th, 2014

‘The Thinker We’ve Been Waiting For’

In the British magazine Standpoint, James Mumford rhapsodizes about the American theologian …

Posted May 1st, 2014

Dante As A Way To Talk About God

I’ve received lots of great feedback from all over about my related …

Posted April 24th, 2014

The Comically Sanctimonious Michael Bloomberg

Wow, he really is exactly what you think he is: Mr. Bloomberg …

Posted April 16th, 2014

God Frozen Out Of Disney Movies

A reader tipped me off to the fascinating interview Terry Gross did …

Posted April 10th, 2014

Seminary For All The Wrong Reasons

A reader who studies at a multidenominational seminary writes: More than a …

Posted March 7th, 2014

Out With God, In With Ricky Gervais Tweets

Sophie Heawood is not a religious believer, but she thinks fellow unbelievers …

Posted February 15th, 2014

How We Love Our God

David Brooks has a lovely meditation about the experience of God, highlighting …

Posted January 28th, 2014

Eric Metaxas: ‘Little Way’ A Best Book For Nonbelievers

Eric Metaxas is such a mensch. He and I became friends back …

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

Beatrice As Teacher And Icon

Did you hear the one about the guy who was brought (back) …

Posted November 20th, 2013

But Now He Sees

Dante’s Purgatorio reunion teaches how we lose the path.

Posted November 13th, 2013

The Shocking Power Of A Word Of Love

A longtime reader wrote to say that he mostly enjoyed my Time …

Posted October 16th, 2013

The Gods

Just a short observation tonight. This evening I’ve heard from two friends …

Posted September 17th, 2013

‘Only A God Can Save Us’

So said Martin Heidegger, in an interview with Spiegel near the end …

Posted June 14th, 2013

Nature and Nature’s God

Paul Elie, on the clashing views of Nature and God held by …

Posted June 3rd, 2013