Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Orthodoxy”

The Modernism of (Some) Religious Conservatism

Fundamentalist Christians don’t know how modernist they are

Posted May 25th, 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

‘Just a Hardened, Cynical Rejection’

A dispatch from post-Christian America

Posted May 20th, 2015

Having the Talk with the Kids

Comfortable, happy-clappy Christianity is not going to survive what’s coming

Posted May 19th, 2015

Father Matthew Baker, PhD

A priest graduates posthumously

Posted May 16th, 2015

Christian Radicals, Seeing to the Roots

The unwinding of Christian culture began not in the 1960s or the 1780s, but in the 1300s

Posted May 11th, 2015

Dante, Gateway Drug to Orthodoxy?

Running into a Dante fan inside a Greek monastery

Posted May 7th, 2015

The Face of the Benedict Option

Holy Week reveals something important to me

Posted April 11th, 2015

Keeping Watch in the Night

Orthodox Holy Week nears its end

Posted April 11th, 2015

The Way of Love vs the Way of Justice

And Easter weekend gift, thanks to Dante and Father Matthew

Posted April 5th, 2015

The Crazy Old Lady Who Lived in the Desert

A powerful ascetic saint offers another reason why I think it’s great to keep Christianity weird

Posted March 26th, 2015

Worshiping With the Body

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

Posted March 5th, 2015

Lent in Orthodixie

Is gator kosher for Orthodox Lent? Do Russians ever face this question?

Posted February 21st, 2015

Who Is a Christian?

Some of the Copts died with the name of Jesus on their lips. That doesn’t mean they were Christians, say other Christians

Posted February 18th, 2015

Abuse in Orthodoxy

A former archbishop goes to jail for sex abuse, and shocking claims from an Orthodox boarding school

Posted February 7th, 2015

Russia’s ‘Orthodox Jihad’

By ignoring religious side of New Cold War, West misses that Putin leads global Anti-WEIRD coalition

Posted February 5th, 2015

Are These The Poor?

A missionary writes to say that what Americans call poverty is just daily life

Posted February 3rd, 2015