Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “purity”

Impure Motives Of ‘Purity Culture’ Critics

It’s fine to judge the excesses of legalism and rigidity — but purity is still a Christian virtue

Posted August 2nd, 2019

Purity, Piety and Place

The all-too-human hunger for the ‘safe space’ of utopia

Posted November 30th, 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

The Sacred Beliefs of the Left

A semi-repentant activist reflects on progressivist purity culture

Posted March 17th, 2015

Purgatorio, Canto XXVII

Dante is now at the end of the terrace of Lust, the …

Posted April 1st, 2014