Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Inferno”

Lawyers And Traitors

A case for why plaintiff’s lawyers and those who hire them should be in the lowest pit of the Inferno

Posted November 12th, 2014

Inferno, Cantos 11-13

The logic of Hell; Dante meets a suicide

Posted September 27th, 2014

Inferno, Canto 10

If we love the things of this world more than the eternal virtues — and, ultimately, more than God — we lose it all

Posted September 24th, 2014

Inferno, Cantos 8 & 9

On not pitying the damned, and the power of images over reason

Posted September 24th, 2014

Inferno, Cantos 5-7

What the fate of Francesca & Paolo tell us about the deceptive qualities of love

Posted September 21st, 2014

Inferno, Cantos 2-4

How could Love have created Hell? Why are the virtuous pagans damned?

Posted September 20th, 2014

Inferno, Canto 1

Dante begins his epic journey. What does this have to do with you?

Posted September 19th, 2014

Dante for Millennials

Practical advice for 19- and 20-year-olds from The Divine Comedy.

Posted September 1st, 2014

How To Teach Dante To High Schoolers

Over at the Circe website, Brian Phillips is trying to spark a …

Posted May 15th, 2014

Is Hell Locked From The Inside?

Joshua Gibbs, on Dante’s Inferno: Is Hell locked from the inside? Dante …

Posted April 21st, 2014

Dante, Into The Abyss

As the sun sets this evening, Holy Thursday, you might give a …

Posted April 17th, 2014

‘Inferno’ On Holy Thursday

This, in an Episcopal church in Tucson, is fantastic: A tradition on …

Posted April 11th, 2014

Dante For Lent: The Reality Of Sin

Today, the first day of Orthodox Lent, we start preparing for our …

Posted March 3rd, 2014

What Greatness Is, And Is Not

Still on my Tony Woodlief kick, here’s a recent blog he posted …

Posted February 10th, 2014

Hell Is A Spiral

Reflecting on Philip Seymour Hoffman’s overdose, Tony Woodlief notes our spiritual poverty …

Posted February 9th, 2014

Can An Atheist Really Get Dante?

I’m leaving tomorrow for a Liberty Fund conference, and need to finish …

Posted February 5th, 2014

Yo! Dante!

This is fantastic. NSFW, but fantastic. The first 30 seconds are a …

Posted January 30th, 2014