Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “St. Benedict”

How Christianity Can Ride The Tiger

Anti-modernism, Archbishop Chaput, and the Benedict Option

Posted August 10th, 2017

Christianity, Trump, & False Idols

Why politics is no solution to the crisis within the contemporary church

Posted August 2nd, 2017

Bishop Robert Barron & St. Benedict

Benedict Option lessons from visiting the saint’s cave in Subiaco

Posted July 30th, 2017

St. Benedict vs. Dreher’s ‘St. Benedict’

Another review of the book I didn’t write

Posted July 7th, 2017

MacIntyre Is Ben Op & Doesn’t Know It

Even the great philosopher himself has failed to read the book he dismisses

Posted April 27th, 2017

Neither Benedict, Nor Bonhoeffer … But Who?

Do we await a new — and quite different — Gerald Ford?

Posted February 14th, 2017

Merry Christmas From Norcia

A holiday postcard from a kind of Bethlehem

Posted December 24th, 2016

Politics, Family, & the Benedict Option

What Aristotle, Robert Nisbet, Ross Douthat, and Thomas Frank have to say to us about this political moment

Posted November 7th, 2016

Every Church In Norcia Is Gone

The latest from the earthquake-ravaged hometown of St. Benedict

Posted October 31st, 2016

Norcia: The Basilica Is Destroyed

New earthquake flattens the monks’ 14th century church

Posted October 30th, 2016

Norcia Earthquake!

Benedictine monks reportedly safe

Posted August 24th, 2016

A Benedict Option Convert

Reformed theologian Carl Trueman says the church must de-secularize

Posted June 1st, 2016

Italian Invasion of Austin

Talks by me about St. Benedict of Nursia and Dante Alighieri

Posted March 4th, 2016

Norcia Diary: The Early Church

The Platonic-Christian synthesis, incarnated in a monastic community

Posted February 26th, 2016

Norcia Diary

Prayer, pasta, and pig farmers — what’s not to love?

Posted February 25th, 2016

In Norcia, At Last

A refuge of peace in the mountains of Umbria

Posted February 24th, 2016

St. Benedict and the Prophet Stanley

Must the Benedict Option take an Anabaptist form?

Posted January 5th, 2016