Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Roman Catholicism”

The Spiritual Economy Of The Olive Grove

Rebuilding the faith in a time of spiritual collapse

Posted August 18th, 2018

Michael Reichart’s Ashes

Thanks to the PA grand jury report, a man thinks he finally knows why his friend committed suicide

Posted August 17th, 2018

The Banality Of The Bishops’ Evil

How the bureaucratic mentality abstracted evil in church abuse cases

Posted August 16th, 2018

Against Weak Men

If the faith matters to us, then our children have to see us defending it

Posted August 15th, 2018

The PA Catholic Sex Abuse Horror

AG: ‘They protected their institution at all costs’

Posted August 14th, 2018

‘We Need A New St. Francis’

Field notes from the edge of Church catastrophe

Posted August 13th, 2018

Frank Keating On The Catholic Bishops Today

‘Judas Iscariot is walking the earth, and is among the council of bishops’

Posted August 10th, 2018

Summer 2018 In Norcia

The Tipi Loschi help the monks of Norcia bring new life from the rubble

Posted August 9th, 2018

Jim Foley, Man Of God

One old-fashioned Catholic dad’s strategy for fighting clerical sex abuse

Posted August 8th, 2018

When Two Gay Catholic Tribes Go To (Cold) War

Sex, secrecy, and Mutually Assured Destruction

Posted August 7th, 2018

Archbishop Fails Upwards In Wine Country

John Nienstedt presided over moral and financial ruin in his archdiocese. Now wealthy conservative Catholics have him fighting for ‘accountability,’ ‘reformation,’ and ‘spiritual renewal’

Posted August 6th, 2018

Coming Out Of The Catholic Clerical Closet

Prominent gay priest and progressive theologian says clandestine gay networks are a big part of the problem

Posted August 4th, 2018

‘This Is What Priests Have Come To Know

A parish priest is sick and tired of being made to suffer by bishops for their own failures

Posted August 4th, 2018

Peter Mitchell Fallout

Reactions to a former priest’s callout of one of US’s most conservative dioceses

Posted August 1st, 2018

Declinism & The Benedict Option

Morris Berman prescribes neo-monasticism from a secular point of view

Posted July 28th, 2018

The Nighty-Night Tweet

Sipe: ‘Many [bishops] not dare to act against priest perpetrators lest it threaten the exposure of their own sexual lives’

Posted July 28th, 2018

Uncle Ted’s ‘Special Boy’

An interview with ‘James,’ a sexual abuse victim of Cardinal McCarrick

Posted July 25th, 2018