Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “nuns”

Yearning for Stability

A medievalist longs for what the monks of old had: a stable sense of place

Posted July 18th, 2015

Radical Nuns Okayed by Pope Francis

The heat is off heterodox Catholic nuns

Posted April 17th, 2015

Vatican To Radical Nuns: ‘Never Mind’

The latest move in the de-Ratzingerization of the Catholic Church

Posted December 16th, 2014

Has the Last Episcopalian Been Born?

On gris-gris charms and the decline of liberal Christianity

Posted October 27th, 2014

Megyn Kelly, Defender Of Nuns

Megyn Kelly waylaid former NOW president Patricia Ireland over NOW’s designating the …

Posted July 9th, 2014

Eight Hundred Dead Irish Children

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

Posted June 3rd, 2014

Vatican Vs. Liberal Nuns Slapfight, Explained

Tony Esolen is hilarious:  I’ve been following with some bemusement the interchanges …

Posted May 15th, 2014

Pope Francis’s Vatican Rebukes Liberal Nuns

Score one for the people who say Francis is about changing style, …

Posted May 7th, 2014

Inside The Jesus Cage

Casey N. Cep on a community of Poor Clares, cloistered nuns who …

Posted March 8th, 2014

Islamists Kidnap Nuns

Lord have mercy: Islamist rebels have kidnapped a group of nuns from …

Posted December 3rd, 2013

‘Just One Word From The Great Obama’

A reader sends this piece about a small convent of Trappist nuns …

Posted September 2nd, 2013

I Miss The Old Left At Prayer

As someone whose religious views are Hitchens-y (I mean Peter, the good …

Posted August 10th, 2012

Release Father Rutler!

So, New Age guru Barbara Marx Hubbard addressed the liberal nun hootenanny, …

Posted August 9th, 2012

Belgian Nuns Help Free (Sort Of) A Monster

George Conger at Get Religion draws attention to a riveting story from …

Posted August 4th, 2012