Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Purgatory”

The Message Through the Medium

Her husband died of cancer. But then he wouldn’t leave her alone

Posted October 6th, 2015

Brian Williams in Purgatory

What would Dante say to us gawkers watching the travails of the NBC News anchor?

Posted February 9th, 2015

Purgatorio, Canto XXIV

Readers, before I forget, on Sunday, BBC Radio 4 is broadcasting (online, …

Posted March 29th, 2014

Purgatorio, Canto V

Virgil and Dante walk on. When the penitents in Purgatory see that …

Posted March 9th, 2014

Hell Is A Spiral

Reflecting on Philip Seymour Hoffman’s overdose, Tony Woodlief notes our spiritual poverty …

Posted February 9th, 2014

The Commedia In The Coffee Shop

My son Matthew is reading Purgatorio, the second part of the Commedia, …

Posted January 16th, 2014

The Dante Quiz: Which Level Of Hell Is For You?

One of you sent an online quiz based on the Divine Comedy, …

Posted January 13th, 2014

Gravity And Purgatory

Here’s a nifty interview with German astronaut Ulrich Walter about what the …

Posted October 23rd, 2013

Best Line I’ve Heard All Year

At dinner tonight, a Catholic psychiatrist seated at my right, talking about …

Posted July 8th, 2013