Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Orthodox Christianity”

Multiculturalism And Modernity

On the film Before The Rain, and the impossibility of living fully in modernity or tradition

Posted January 1st, 2017

Orthodoxy Is Hard. Thank God

Thoughts after a week of the Christian equivalent of Navy SEAL training

Posted May 2nd, 2016

Re-Sacramentalizing My Life

How I learned to start seeing the world more sacramentally

Posted January 25th, 2016

Conservatism Will Not Save Christianity

It is not enough to think in a small-o orthodox way

Posted January 20th, 2016

Looking East From the West

What Eastern religion — Christian and otherwise — offer that’s hard to find in the West

Posted December 7th, 2015

A Benedict Option Prophet

An Orthodox priest calls on Christians to be new Maccabees

Posted July 16th, 2015

Worshiping With the Body

Orthodox Christianity is a religion of the body, mind, and soul

Posted March 5th, 2015

Bathing the Body of my Dead Friend

On the day I washed a jar of clay, I learned a powerful lesson about life

Posted November 11th, 2014

How To See A Ghost

From Patricia Pearson’s Opening Heaven’s Door: A couple of years ago, I …

Posted May 29th, 2014

The Work Of Liturgy On Young Minds

This morning, I was walking up the hallway and heard my daughter …

Posted May 14th, 2014

Church That’s Hard

The deacon who’s been staying with us for Holy Week posted that …

Posted April 21st, 2014

The Chapel In The Woods

What a time we had last night in our little Orthodox mission …

Posted April 10th, 2014

Do You Really Want To Be Orthodox?

The following is a letter that the late English Orthodox nun Mother …

Posted March 25th, 2014

Yoga: Exercise Of Religion Or Mere Exercise?

Mark Movsesian observes an interesting distinction between the rulings of two courts …

Posted December 9th, 2013

Developing Religious Resilience

A Jewish reader writes about yesterday’s NYT article talking about how radically …

Posted October 2nd, 2013

The Value Of Lent

A blessed Good Friday to Western Christians. Here is a short piece …

Posted March 29th, 2013

The Politics Of Liturgy

Noah Millman has an interesting meditation on the connection, or lack thereof, …

Posted February 19th, 2013