Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Chartres”

A Surprising Fact About Medieval Cathedrals

I may owe Peterborough Cathedral an apology

Posted February 9th, 2016

Of Decadence, Catholicism, & Duck Confit

France is in a religious war with ISIS, and with secular liberalism. So are we

Posted November 24th, 2015

Birthright for Christians

An idea to help Christian adult Americans deepen their roots

Posted May 30th, 2015

The Desecration of Chartres

A restoration that makes the cathedral look like ‘a funeral parlor in Little Italy ‘

Posted December 15th, 2014

The Symbolic Meaning Of The Transfiguration

For Western Christians and Orthodox who follow the New Calendar (that is, …

Posted August 6th, 2014

View From Your Table

The reader writes: Enjoying the simplicity of a French picnic of Norman …

Posted July 11th, 2014

Christian Schlock And Awe

Michael Gerson, an Evangelical, can’t get over the awfulness of the new …

Posted April 1st, 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

Your Favorite Book In 2013

Look what came in the mail today! One of you kind readers …

Posted December 10th, 2013

Sacred Art & The Doorways Of Perception

Another of the books I picked up at my neighbor’s the other …

Posted November 27th, 2013

Dante & The Splendor Of Truth

Charles Williams on Dante, from his book The Figure Of Beatrice: He …

Posted August 29th, 2013

View From Your Table

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Posted July 18th, 2013

The Miracle Of Chartres

Amid the tumultuous news of a papal resignation, here is a reminder …

Posted February 11th, 2013

That Eureka Moment

The New York Times Magazine publishes today a collection of vignettes by …

Posted September 30th, 2012

God, Geometry — and Music

Ken Myers wrote after reading my God and Geometry post the other …

Posted August 22nd, 2012

God and Geometry

That view is from the chapter house of York Minster in York, …

Posted August 20th, 2012