Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Lent”

Keeping A Chaste Garden

A reflection on the first Sunday morning in Lent

Posted February 25th, 2018

Lent & The Greatest Love Of All

Narcissistic Christians turning Lent into yet another opportunity to Celebrate Diversity™

Posted February 16th, 2017

Orthodoxy Is Hard. Thank God

Thoughts after a week of the Christian equivalent of Navy SEAL training

Posted May 2nd, 2016

‘You Can See It All Over. It’s Unwinding’

The spreading malaise, the coming anarchy

Posted March 14th, 2016

How Dante Can Make Your Lent

A guidebook for a Lenten journey of discovery, repentance, healing and victory

Posted January 31st, 2016

Andy Crouch’s Unmediated Lent

The freedom that comes when no device pays attention to you

Posted April 10th, 2015

Reading Dante on Holy Week

Light at the end of the long Lenten darkness

Posted March 31st, 2015

The Crazy Old Lady Who Lived in the Desert

A powerful ascetic saint offers another reason why I think it’s great to keep Christianity weird

Posted March 26th, 2015

Lent in Orthodixie

Is gator kosher for Orthodox Lent? Do Russians ever face this question?

Posted February 21st, 2015

My Paleo Lenten Diet

As ascetic diet to heal immune system disorder

Posted February 16th, 2015

Meat, It Is, In Truth, To Bless You

I’ve spent the afternoon cooking, trying to work out all that pent-up …

Posted April 26th, 2014

Ruthie Leming At Lent

A reader kindly sends in an online recording of a sermon his …

Posted April 7th, 2014

Somebody’s Missing The Point

Lent in south Louisiana, cher. A priest friend sends this snapshot in …

Posted March 14th, 2014

Dante’s Purgatorio: The Climb Begins

I wish a blessed Ash Wednesday to my Western Christian readers. Welcome …

Posted March 5th, 2014

Dante In Recovery

A reader writes to commend my current TAC cover story (not yet …

Posted March 4th, 2014

Dante For Lent: The Reality Of Sin

Today, the first day of Orthodox Lent, we start preparing for our …

Posted March 3rd, 2014

The Desert, The War

So, Lent. It started tonight for Orthodox Christians, with Forgiveness Vespers, in …

Posted March 3rd, 2014