Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Orthodoxy”

Whisky Priests Vs. Cyanide Clerics

Sam Greene, Graham Greene, and the limits of cracked vessels of grace

Posted August 7th, 2018

The Gift Of Kintsugi Christianity

A lesson for Catholics in crisis: maybe you need to be shattered to be made authentically whole

Posted July 26th, 2018

Orthodox Messes Great And Small

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

Posted July 10th, 2018

What Happened To Paul’s Churches?

‘None of his churches exist today’ says Evangelical pastor. Oh?

Posted July 1st, 2018

Policing Orthodoxy’s Borders

At last, the ‘dialogue’ camel sticks its nose under the Orthodox omophorion

Posted June 16th, 2018

French Catholicism: An Autopsy

Catholic historian sees Vatican II as the Church’s hemlock moment

Posted June 11th, 2018

St. Paisios & ‘Shamanistic’ Christianity

Learning from a mystical monk from Mount Athos

Posted May 31st, 2018

Psychedelics & Danger

What happens when your trip goes bad?

Posted May 25th, 2018

Orthodoxy & Psychedelics

What would the Church Fathers say about using these drugs for spiritual enlightenment?

Posted May 22nd, 2018

‘What’s The Matter With Orthodox Countries?’

Economists wonder why these nations struggle to gain their liberal, capitalist footing

Posted May 10th, 2018

Peterson, Hauerwas, Orthodoxy, Rabbits

Watership Down, Eastern Christianity, and the power of Story

Posted May 10th, 2018

‘Fundamentalism’ & ‘Dialogue’

Words as weapons used to destabilize the Church from within

Posted April 13th, 2018

The Feminization (And Decline) Of Religion

Nick Kristof is excited by women taking over Christianity. Big mistake

Posted April 2nd, 2018

No Church Escapes Modernity

There is no hiding place from the unprecedented trial upon us

Posted March 19th, 2018

Keeping A Chaste Garden

A reflection on the first Sunday morning in Lent

Posted February 25th, 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

The Cave And Christmas

Merry Christmas, everybody. Yesterday morning we had Sunday liturgy. One of the …

Posted December 25th, 2017