Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Philip Rieff”

Lesbian Methodist Bishop Set Back

Progress towards Mainline Protestantism’s glorious future stalls

Posted April 29th, 2017

There Will Be No Religious Left

Among Millennials, those who identify as liberal are leaving religion

Posted April 25th, 2017

Campus Wars Of Religion

The lives of others outside the sacred campus circle of the Woke and the Elect

Posted April 3rd, 2017

Her Life Among The Deathworks

Catherine Opie, Philip Rieff, and a strategy for the end of the world

Posted April 2nd, 2017

The Telos Crisis

A loss of national purpose and a binding mission at the heart of our sense of decline

Posted March 21st, 2017

Dead Swans And The ‘Grand Decadence’

Why the Trump era needs poets and priests, not pundits and politicians

Posted November 15th, 2016

Miley Cyrus > Donald Trump

Society can survive the gropey, short-fingered vulgarian. It cannot survive embracing what ‘pansexual’ nitwit symbolizes

Posted October 15th, 2016

Resisting The Anti-Culture

Leviathan’s strides grow ever longer

Posted May 5th, 2016

Resistance Within a Potemkin Village

Forming a Benedict Option within a college that is no longer a refuge of Christian orthodoxy

Posted March 18th, 2016

Life At Deathworks University

Wanted: humanities professors who are more interested in humanity than ideology

Posted November 19th, 2015

Dostoevskian Demons on Campus

Young nihilists possessed by ideas

Posted November 16th, 2015

Religion in the ‘Great Exhaustion’

The Benedict Option as religious resistance to the decadent anti-culture

Posted October 21st, 2015

Religion & The Quickening

Reading Berdyaev through Rieff amid an epochal cultural revolution

Posted June 4th, 2015

The Dis-Integrating of Reality

Symbolism, diabolism, and the chaotic fever dream of modernity

Posted May 28th, 2015

St. Benedict or Dr. Berman?

Western civilization goes out with a technologically-enhanced bang

Posted April 27th, 2015

The Broken Social Contract

New Robert Putnam book says our children are victims of ourselves

Posted March 10th, 2015

The Missionary Approach to School

Should Christian parents send their children to non-religious schools to be ‘salt and light’?

Posted March 3rd, 2015