Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Moralistic Therapeutic Deism”

Moralistic Therapeutic Reform

If churchgoers don’t take their own teachings seriously, why should anybody else?

Posted September 12th, 2014

Moralistic Therapeutic Whatever & The Future Of Religion

Conor Friedersdorf posts a short report from a religion panel at the …

Posted June 30th, 2014

Why The Orthodox (And Everybody Else) Leave Church

Seraphim Danckaert, a Greek Orthodox layman, responds powerfully to the Greek Orthodox …

Posted April 9th, 2014

Confessions Of An Ex-Evangelical, Pro-SSM Millennial

A terrific letter came in last night from a reader: As a …

Posted February 27th, 2014

Moralistic Therapeutic Deism & The Failure Of Church Leadership

“Not all liberal churches are MTD,” says a reader, who sent me …

Posted February 22nd, 2014

Linker On Christianity & Gay Marriage

Damon Linker is writing too many provocative things too fast for me …

Posted February 20th, 2014

The Crystal Cathedral & Evangelicalism’s Decline

Several of you have sent along this story from the American Scholar, …

Posted December 23rd, 2013

The Crèche Without A Star

Is anybody in newspapers writing as interesting and as well as Ross …

Posted December 21st, 2013

How To Talk To An MTD Millennial

A reader writes to ask: I’m almost 29, married, have two kids, …

Posted December 11th, 2013

Raising Your Kids With Two Religions

Susan Katz Miller makes a case for the advantages of raising your …

Posted December 5th, 2013

Is Protestantism Over?

The Reformed pastor and theologian Peter Leithart says yes it is, and …

Posted November 8th, 2013

Truth Quest or Happy Quest?

Moralistic Therapeutic Deist megachurchery in action: “While we don’t tailor the content …

Posted March 16th, 2013

A Church That Can Survive Shipwreck

Last night I was listening to an old Mars Hill Audio Journal …

Posted January 27th, 2013

Humility & The Ten Commandments

You know how I get on my high horse about theological ignorance, …

Posted June 28th, 2012