Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “religion”

God Frozen Out Of Disney Movies

A reader tipped me off to the fascinating interview Terry Gross did …

Posted April 10th, 2014

Reductionism & The Radio In Your Head

I’m a fan of Jeffrey Kripal, the Rice University religion professor, who …

Posted April 3rd, 2014

Why You, Young Person, Should Take Religion Seriously

In a Guide To Life essay for young adults fresh out of …

Posted March 29th, 2014

The Problem Is Authority

Continuing the conversation from last week about experience and reason in religious …

Posted March 10th, 2014

The Unseriousness Of Contemporary Religion

From the Journals Of Father Alexander Schmemann, an Orthodox priest, this combination …

Posted March 7th, 2014

The Collapse Of The Anti-SSM Side

The A major, decisive battle in the culture war is over. The other …

Posted February 26th, 2014

The Religious Way Of Knowing

Here’s a big-think Douthat post about secularism, modernity, and how it changes …

Posted February 26th, 2014

Hypocrisy Is A Sin Too

In her piece on the progressive “Moral Mondays” protests in North Carolina, …

Posted February 11th, 2014

Ken Ham & Bill Nye, Meet Met. Nicholas & BioLogos

Lots of people are talking about the televised CNN debate between Ken …

Posted February 6th, 2014

Postmodernism & Secular Fundamentalism

An Evans-Manning Award to reader REB for this analysis of the Secular …

Posted January 29th, 2014

How We Love Our God

David Brooks has a lovely meditation about the experience of God, highlighting …

Posted January 28th, 2014

Evolution & The Culture War

The reader Thursday commented on an earlier thread: I believe evolution by …

Posted January 27th, 2014

Hate To Say It, But The ACLU Is Right

Assuming the facts are as alleged, the ACLU is right to sue …

Posted January 26th, 2014

The Siren Song Of Easy Religion

Episcopal seminarian Win Bassett sends along an op-ed by Episcopal priest Fr. Tom …

Posted January 21st, 2014

When The Power Of Goodness Is Personal

Malcolm Gladwell writes about how he returned to the Mennonite faith of …

Posted January 14th, 2014

Quashing Religion For Humanity’s Sake

Writing in The Guardian, Deborah Orr affirms that men will never be free …

Posted December 30th, 2013

Why The Left Can’t Speak To ‘The Dream Life Of America’

From an interview with the gay Catholic novelist Richard Rodriguez: Let me …

Posted December 19th, 2013