Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “bishops”

Where To Now, Bishops? And Laity?

After the disappointing Baltimore meeting, an uncertain future

Posted November 16th, 2018

Confronting Jelly-Spined Bishops

Time for angry Catholic laity to read the riot act to the cowardly episcopate

Posted November 9th, 2018

Priest: ‘Prayer & Fasting Not The Answer’

This scandal is not the fault of the laity, and requires deeds, not words

Posted August 23rd, 2018

Traitors In Their Midst

Catholic activist and writer Austin Ruse wakes up to the true nature of the abuse scandal

Posted August 17th, 2018

The Meaning Of The Benedict Option

Purification as a severe mercy, and training for hard times to come

Posted August 8th, 2018

When Two Gay Catholic Tribes Go To (Cold) War

Sex, secrecy, and Mutually Assured Destruction

Posted August 7th, 2018

Chilean Catholic Bishops Resign En Masse

In wake of abuse cases, an astonishing act of humility and responsibility

Posted May 18th, 2018

The Silence Of California’s Catholic Bishops

Bill that could ban certain Christian books approved by state Assembly — without a peep from Catholic bishops

Posted April 22nd, 2018

German Catholic Bishops Cross A Red Line

Leaders of a collapsing national church taking the global communion to brink of schism

Posted February 23rd, 2018

‘There Is Hope!’

A Catholic seminarian writes with good news

Posted July 9th, 2015

Morality or Mammon?

Dems are a party of Lust, GOP a party of Greed. What’s the Indiana bishops’ excuse?

Posted April 2nd, 2015

Lost Sheep, Modern Pharisees

Prophetic Catholic writer Anthony Esolen reads the riot act to his bishops

Posted November 7th, 2014

Anglicans Vote Women Bishops

In a historic vote, the Church of England today approved female bishops.  The …

Posted July 14th, 2014

Apostolic Jazz Hands

If you’ve ever wondered what Richard Simmons would look like in episcopal …

Posted July 28th, 2013

Sex, Lies, And Clericalism

Andrew Sullivan writes on his blog accusing me of “sexual panic” in …

Posted February 25th, 2013

Priest: Here’s Why Bishops Cover Up Abuse

Emphasizing the sacramental role of priests should never mean covering up their bad behavior.

Posted February 4th, 2013

Don’t Blame The Bishops

Continuing the discussion in the Irish Church thread, a Catholic theologian friend …

Posted November 26th, 2012