Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Orthodoxy”

A Lutheran on Mount Athos

What a Protestant pilgrim to the Orthodox holy mountain learned on his journey

Posted June 23rd, 2015

Orthodoxy, Catholicism, and the State

Want church growth? Hope for state persecution, says Catholic blogger

Posted June 15th, 2015

The Church, or Christ?

The church is supposed to be an icon, not an idol

Posted June 5th, 2015

Birthright for Christians

An idea to help Christian adult Americans deepen their roots

Posted May 30th, 2015

Hope, Optimism, and Magical Thinking

Baghdad Bob and the Benedict Option

Posted May 26th, 2015

Fortress Orthodoxy

Good ways and bad ways to prepare your kids for the world

Posted May 26th, 2015

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