Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Ireland”

The Feckless & the Leaderless

A gay atheist who is braver than the Archbishop of Dublin, among others

Posted May 29th, 2015

‘You Will Be Made To Care’

Gay rights campaign not about gaining rights and tolerance, but about policing dissent.

Posted May 29th, 2015

Hope, Optimism, and Magical Thinking

Baghdad Bob and the Benedict Option

Posted May 26th, 2015

Engaging the Bible & Evangelical Distinctives

A reader says the Evangelicals are more engaged at the practical level with Scripture — and it shows. But there are big blind spots

Posted May 25th, 2015

Schism Over Gay Marriage

Damian Thompson on why it’s going to split the Catholic Church

Posted May 25th, 2015

Irish Vote: Triumph for Bergoglian Catholicism?

Claim: Irish voters didn’t repudiate the Church, but affirmed Pope Francis’s vision

Posted May 24th, 2015

The Gay Rights Revolution in Ireland

What the results of the Irish referendum tell us about the state of culture and religion in the West

Posted May 23rd, 2015

Ferguson: A View From County Kildare

If you read nothing else about Ferguson — and especially if you …

Posted August 25th, 2014

View From Your Table

The very, very lucky reader writes: Thought of you this morning. I …

Posted August 18th, 2014

Fighting As Guerrillas In The Culture War

Pete Wehner says conservatives and Republicans had better face a hard truth …

Posted July 8th, 2014

Pope To Abuse Victims: ‘No Más.’ Really?

A new beginning, or the same old same old?: Pope Francis on …

Posted July 7th, 2014

View From Your Table

The reader writes: Happy Independence Day (and “Irish America Day” as it’s …

Posted July 4th, 2014

Miss Emily Litella Alert

Never mind: The Associated Press has retracted key claims from its reports …

Posted June 25th, 2014

Trust Diarmuid Martin, Not Tom Piatak

The Irish Times pokes more holes in the initial reporting of the …

Posted June 10th, 2014

Caroline Farrow: Reconsidering The Irish Child Graves

Several of you have posted in the comments section a link to …

Posted June 7th, 2014

Catholic 2 + Catholic 2 = Catholic 4

Andrew Sullivan insists that the horrific story about bones found in an …

Posted June 5th, 2014

Eight Hundred Dead Irish Children

… thrown into the sewer, by Catholic nuns. From the Washington Post: …

Posted June 3rd, 2014