Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Orthodox Christianity”

Orthodox Messes Great And Small

War among Russia, Ukraine, and Constantinople — plus US Greek church mired in financial scandal

Posted July 10th, 2018

St. Paisios & ‘Shamanistic’ Christianity

Learning from a mystical monk from Mount Athos

Posted May 31st, 2018

‘Fundamentalism’ & ‘Dialogue’

Words as weapons used to destabilize the Church from within

Posted April 13th, 2018

The Zombies Of Pentecost

Artist Jonathan Pageau explores the symbolic meaning of zombies in pop culture — and their mysterious connection to Christian iconography

Posted February 9th, 2018

Escaping Politicized Evangelicalism

Where do Evangelicals burned out on their politicized churches and cultures go?

Posted November 18th, 2017

Alas, All Societies Have Closets

On LGBTs, orthodox Christians, and the practical impossibility of mutual social tolerance

Posted June 17th, 2017

America’s Culture War On Russia

Western individualism is deeply incompatible with Orthodox Christian traditions

Posted May 24th, 2017

God’s Garage

A group of Christian men in Australia stumble creatively into something good

Posted May 15th, 2017

Multiculturalism And Modernity

On the film Before The Rain, and the impossibility of living fully in modernity or tradition

Posted January 1st, 2017

Orthodoxy Is Hard. Thank God

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

Posted May 2nd, 2016

Re-Sacramentalizing My Life

How I learned to start seeing the world more sacramentally

Posted January 25th, 2016

Conservatism Will Not Save Christianity

It is not enough to think in a small-o orthodox way

Posted January 20th, 2016

Looking East From the West

What Eastern religion — Christian and otherwise — offer that’s hard to find in the West

Posted December 7th, 2015

A Benedict Option Prophet

An Orthodox priest calls on Christians to be new Maccabees

Posted July 16th, 2015

Worshiping With the Body

Orthodox Christianity is a religion of the body, mind, and soul

Posted March 5th, 2015

Bathing the Body of my Dead Friend

On the day I washed a jar of clay, I learned a powerful lesson about life

Posted November 11th, 2014

How To See A Ghost

From Patricia Pearson’s Opening Heaven’s Door: A couple of years ago, I …

Posted May 29th, 2014