Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “religion”

A Response From Vandy’s Misfit Christian

Why creeds matter, despite what the university thinks.

Posted August 27th, 2014

What Do Near-Death Experiences Tell Us?

Reader Tim G. passes along this fascinating 2012 essay by neuroscientist Mario …

Posted August 21st, 2014

Will Modern Orthodoxy Make It? Will Any Traditional Religion?

If you ask me, Modern (Jewish) Orthodoxy is the ideal Benedict Option …

Posted August 21st, 2014

Jeremiah Option Vs. Benedict Option

My TAC colleague Samuel Goldman penned a good piece yesterday positing the …

Posted August 14th, 2014

We Had Better Start Getting Religion

… in the sense of understanding religion. So says Damien Thompson of …

Posted August 13th, 2014

The Virus Of Poverty Culture

If you haven’t seen Brenda Ann Kenneally’s amazing photographs of poor young …

Posted July 30th, 2014

The Future Of Islam Under American Laïcité

This reader comment from the “Best Church For American Christianity In Exile” …

Posted July 29th, 2014

Broke Pastors, Broken Ministry Model

David Wheeler writes about middle-class pastors becoming a thing of the past …

Posted July 23rd, 2014

The Sharia Supreme Court

Did you know that the five Supreme Court justices who voted in …

Posted July 19th, 2014

Can Traditional Religion Survive A Wired World?

In a must-read column, Damon Linker explores the role that the Internet …

Posted July 18th, 2014

‘Doctrine Is Destiny’

In considering the media coverage of declining enrollment at Catholic schools, TMatt …

Posted July 12th, 2014

The Unexamined Dogmas Of Contemporary Atheists

In a Slate (!) review of a new book about atheism by Nick …

Posted July 9th, 2014

The Epistemic Closure Fueling Culture War

Reader Bobby — who, by the way, is gay, and supports gay …

Posted July 2nd, 2014

More On Christian Doctors In The Brave New World

A great letter from a doctor: I wanted to respond to the …

Posted June 30th, 2014

The Empire Takes Culture War To The World

The Obama administration is taking the culture war to the rest of …

Posted June 26th, 2014

Are Hindus & Buddhists Lost In The Cosmos Too?

Theologian Sociologist Peter Berger says perhaps the biggest difference between the Asian religions …

Posted June 20th, 2014

Wait, Wait, Don’t Tell Me More

NPR has cancelled its daily race-and-diversity news show Tell Me More as part …

Posted May 20th, 2014