Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Decline and Fall”

Barbarians At The Banquet

Classical Christian schools as civilization’s defense against elites who despise Tradition

Posted October 18th, 2018

Against Anti-Family Conservatives

He’s young, married, employed, conservative, Christian, and would like to start a family — but says the economic deck (and the GOP) is stacked against him

Posted October 18th, 2018

As Goes The Family…

So goes the faith, and the civilization. It’s a package deal

Posted October 17th, 2018

An Ivy League School For SJW Service

Disillusioned grad student: ‘It’s difficult to be challenged in a world where disagreement feels like a mistake’

Posted October 15th, 2018

‘The Rubicon Is A Very Narrow Stream’

The prophetic role of metaphysical thinkers in our time

Posted October 15th, 2018

Hollywood’s Mxelangelo

Jill Soloway may be mentally and morally disintegrating, but she’s a crazy person for the left

Posted October 14th, 2018

The Wreckage Of The Church

Pope Francis, Padre Pio, and the task of rebuilding, soul by soul

Posted October 11th, 2018

Houellebecq & The Benedict Option

Contrary to Houllebecqian despair, Italian church historian finds hope in the Ben Op

Posted October 11th, 2018

Is ‘The Benedict Option’ Insufficiently Radical?

An argument that Christians really do need to head for the hills

Posted October 10th, 2018

Kavanaugh Fight & Declining Institutions

Our institutions are hemorrhaging authority — and nobody knows how to stop the bleeding

Posted October 4th, 2018

Managing The Knowledge Factory

More bureaucracy, less wisdom

Posted October 2nd, 2018

The Terrible Snow Falling In The Temple

‘Andrei Rublev’ message: when the barbarians annihilate, look upward and beyond

Posted October 2nd, 2018

The End Of A Trusting Society

How can you live in peace hen you have to worry about accusations destroying you?

Posted September 30th, 2018

The Post-Kavanaugh Lives Of Others

Andrew Sullivan on the weaponization of private life for public purposes

Posted September 28th, 2018

Kavanaugh: America’s Dreyfus Affair

A time of ideological spite and division is upon us in Weimar America. Be ready for it

Posted September 28th, 2018

Neutering God In The Anglican Church

As young Brits entirely abandon the C of E, a progressive bishop keeps on keeping on

Posted September 27th, 2018

Professor: Azusa Pacific Is Losing ‘God First’

Whistleblower reveals ‘a tide of grief and dismay in many of us, that something very beautiful could be lost here’

Posted September 25th, 2018