Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Catholicism”

Like Boston Before The Bomb

The abuse scandal begins to emerge in Czechia and Slovakia. Are Catholics there ready?

Posted May 9th, 2019

Silvester Krcmery, Unbroken

How a young Slovak Catholic doctor survived torture and Communist prisons

Posted May 5th, 2019

Seeds Of Faith, Weeds Of Faith

A vivid illustration of the Parable of the Wheat And Tares

Posted May 2nd, 2019

The Wuerl Grift

Catholic prelates may have misled the Papal Foundation to siphon off million$

Posted April 22nd, 2019

Benedict Option: What Else Is There?

When dialogue with the world is pointless, stop talking and start walking to Subiaco

Posted April 14th, 2019

Further Reflections On BXVI’s Essay

The world is corrupt, and so is the visible Church. Small communities of really believing Christians are necessary to keep our eyes on God

Posted April 13th, 2019

Killing Catholicism: The Drama Of Self-Murder

A Fordham University teach-in for faculty on destroying the gender binary and the social order it upholds

Posted April 11th, 2019

My Cassandra Problem — And Ours

Prophecies of doom and fatal limits of the imagination

Posted April 11th, 2019

Lincoln Diocese Comes Clean On Abuse

Names nine priests — including six living ones — it believes are probably guilty of molesting minors

Posted April 2nd, 2019

The Cardinal Pell Lynch Mob

Sydney student newspaper incites violence against convicted churchman

Posted March 25th, 2019

Ben Op Kitchen Summit In Philly

The book’s Czech translator meets with fellow Catholic parents

Posted March 5th, 2019

Inside Father Dinh’s Closet

Part II of my review of ‘In The Closet Of The Vatican’

Posted February 28th, 2019

Francis Declares War On Sex Abuse

But was his speech in Rome today mere words?

Posted February 24th, 2019

Catholic Stockholm Syndrome

On sex abuse, when the faithful are part of the problem

Posted February 23rd, 2019

Francis The Fake Reformer

The case of gropey Bishop Zanchetta gives lie to the pontiff’s pretenses

Posted February 22nd, 2019

Frederic Martel’s Bad Book (Part I)

Author makes it hard to determine truth from fiction in his dishy Vatican gay sexposé

Posted February 22nd, 2019

Frederic Martel’s Bitch-Fest

Fr Jim Martin says book’s research compromised by author’s gossipy habits

Posted February 20th, 2019