Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “religion”

Religion And Stupidity

‘You’re too smart to believe that’

Posted December 3rd, 2016

Zadie Smith & ‘The Church At The End Of The Road’

The novelist is shocked to discover that her children don’t know what a priest is

Posted November 22nd, 2016

Annals Of Right-Wing Wishful Thinking

Trump as the new Constantine, heralding the end of a secular era?

Posted November 12th, 2016

American Blasphemy Laws

Secular liberals impose them all the time. It’s all a matter of who or what you consider sacred

Posted September 9th, 2016

Did Trump Just Blow Up His Coalition?

Anti-Islam rhetoric in foreign policy speech may inadvertently have thrown traditional Christians under the bus

Posted August 15th, 2016

The Religion Of Sex

We are living through a clash of religious visions: Christianity vs. the New Gnosticism

Posted July 1st, 2016

Progressive Religion, Orthodox Religion

Here’s the core difference between the two

Posted June 20th, 2016

Orlando: The Reichstag Fire

Terrorist atrocity will be used to demonize and marginalize conservative Christians

Posted June 14th, 2016

Postcard From Mayberry

‘There have always been poor people. But this is something new.’

Posted May 10th, 2016

Growing Up With Sensual Religion

How the way we worshiped as a child orients us aesthetically towards the world

Posted April 29th, 2016

LSD And Genesis

Does new brain research on psychedelic drugs and the brain offer theological insights?

Posted April 14th, 2016

Millennial Landslide

New study finds stunning falloff in religious belief among 18-29 year olds

Posted March 23rd, 2016

The Threat From ‘Extreme’ Christians

New book says that once-ordinary Christian practice and belief now considered a threat to social order

Posted March 22nd, 2016

Episcopal Haiku Bleg

Explaining your religious tradition, 17 syllables at a time

Posted February 5th, 2016

Tudor Farm & Charles Taylor

The transcendent frame of late medieval life

Posted February 5th, 2016

‘Head For Higher Ground’

The Benedict Option as refuge from the coming flood

Posted January 21st, 2016

There And Back Again

David Brooks, the Benedict Option, and the journey toward meaning

Posted January 13th, 2016