Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “religion”

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

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