Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Divine Comedy”

Dante & Picasso

Great artists are often diagnosticians. The greatest artists are also doctors who heal the soul

Posted July 23rd, 2018

Christakis Caves, Confesses to Crimethink

What do conservatives do when the Ivory Tower falls? Idea: create academic monasteries

Posted November 10th, 2015

TNC, Tolstoy, Dante

‘In His will is our peace,’ and in nothing else

Posted August 19th, 2015

Learning in Place

The irreplaceable experience of studying Dante in Siena

Posted July 21st, 2015

The Apocalyptic Dante

What taking the red pill of The Divine Comedy reveals

Posted April 21st, 2015

Dante & the Gift of a Broken Heart

The greatest poet who ever lived can teach you to turn suffering into a source of new life

Posted April 15th, 2015

Why Read the Divine Comedy?

An interview with The Trinity Forum

Posted April 7th, 2015

How to Make a God Movie

There are good religious movies being made today — just not where you think

Posted March 20th, 2015

The Accessible Dante

The Divine Comedy is a lot more readable than you might think

Posted March 2nd, 2015

Here Is ‘How Dante Can Save Your Life’

Announcing the April 14 publication of my new book about the ‘Divine Comedy’

Posted February 23rd, 2015

Your Brain on a Beautiful Story

Neuroscience offers insights into why Christian ‘cruxploitation’ movies are so bad

Posted February 20th, 2015

Blindness and Idol Worship

Lies, the ladies of Pyongyang, and the power of vanity to rob us of vision

Posted December 26th, 2014

Christmas Book List

Which books are you going to give this year?

Posted December 10th, 2014

The Book That Reads You

Dante’s Divine Comedy is a searchlight into the reader’s soul

Posted October 29th, 2014

At the Tomb of Dante Alighieri

Thoughts from a literary and spiritual pilgrimage

Posted October 14th, 2014

Inferno, Cantos 11-13

The logic of Hell; Dante meets a suicide

Posted September 27th, 2014

The Tao of Dante

Approaching the pilgrim poet’s path to Paradise from the Chinese East

Posted August 30th, 2014