Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Norcia”

Out Of The Rubble, Hope

The mission of Christians amid the rubble of Christian America

Posted May 18th, 2017

Benedict, Out Of The Rubble

Firefighters extricate a sign of hope from the ruined crypt of the basilica

Posted March 23rd, 2017

Chaput Backs The Norcia Benedictines

Philadelphia’s Catholic archbishop endorses May fundraiser to restore monastery and basilica

Posted March 18th, 2017

Hey Dallas! Help The Norcia Monks

A May 27 fundraiser in Texas to rebuild the monastery and basilica

Posted February 28th, 2017

Merry Christmas From Norcia

A holiday postcard from a kind of Bethlehem

Posted December 24th, 2016

God Save(d) The Birra Nursia

The basilica may be in ruins, but the Benedictine brewery survived the earthquake

Posted November 30th, 2016

Father Cassian Steps Down

Stunning news from the Benedictines of Norcia

Posted November 23rd, 2016

Dies Irae = Election Day

This is not a normal election. God is judging us, says Michael Brendan Dougherty, by giving us what we deserve

Posted November 7th, 2016

The Word From Norcia: ‘Fiat. Fiat.’

‘That is the way with this earthquake: it binds the monks to the very ground that shakes’

Posted November 4th, 2016

Every Church In Norcia Is Gone

The latest from the earthquake-ravaged hometown of St. Benedict

Posted October 31st, 2016

Benedictine Stability: They Shall Not Be Moved

In their weakness and poverty, the spiritual wealth of the Norcia Benedictines manifests

Posted October 30th, 2016

Norcia: The Basilica Is Destroyed

New earthquake flattens the monks’ 14th century church

Posted October 30th, 2016

Norcia In Agony

Latest earthquakes cause even more catastrophic damage

Posted October 28th, 2016

‘Benedict, Rebuild My Church’

Constructing a monastery in Norcia, and a future for the church in the West

Posted October 18th, 2016

Norcia Update

Sunday with the monks and the Tipi Loschi

Posted September 4th, 2016

‘Inspired To Be A Better Christian’

Disaster updates from Baton Rouge and Norcia

Posted August 31st, 2016

A Mighty Fortress Is Their Faith

Their monastery damaged by the earthquake, the Benedictine monks of Norcia will carry on for a time in tents outside the town walls

Posted August 26th, 2016