Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “St. Benedict”

Submission And Liberation In Ireland

An American cosmopolitan glimpses the value of surrendering to an older way of life

Posted April 12th, 2019

Summer 2018 In Norcia

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

Posted August 9th, 2018

Against Dead Things

Complacency is the deadliest enemy of the faith in post-Christian America

Posted July 20th, 2018

Coming Next: Woke Pederasty

Drag queens as superheroes — the latest landmark in the weimarization of America

Posted June 9th, 2018

St. Benedict & The Dark Mountain

Paul Kingsnorth and the recovery of contemplation and awe

Posted November 2nd, 2017

How Christianity Can Ride The Tiger

Anti-modernism, Archbishop Chaput, and the Benedict Option

Posted August 10th, 2017

Christianity, Trump, & False Idols

Why politics is no solution to the crisis within the contemporary church

Posted August 2nd, 2017

Bishop Robert Barron & St. Benedict

Benedict Option lessons from visiting the saint’s cave in Subiaco

Posted July 30th, 2017

St. Benedict vs. Dreher’s ‘St. Benedict’

Another review of the book I didn’t write

Posted July 7th, 2017

MacIntyre Is Ben Op & Doesn’t Know It

Even the great philosopher himself has failed to read the book he dismisses

Posted April 27th, 2017

Neither Benedict, Nor Bonhoeffer … But Who?

Do we await a new — and quite different — Gerald Ford?

Posted February 14th, 2017

Merry Christmas From Norcia

A holiday postcard from a kind of Bethlehem

Posted December 24th, 2016

Politics, Family, & the Benedict Option

What Aristotle, Robert Nisbet, Ross Douthat, and Thomas Frank have to say to us about this political moment

Posted November 7th, 2016

Every Church In Norcia Is Gone

The latest from the earthquake-ravaged hometown of St. Benedict

Posted October 31st, 2016

Norcia: The Basilica Is Destroyed

New earthquake flattens the monks’ 14th century church

Posted October 30th, 2016

Norcia Earthquake!

Benedictine monks reportedly safe

Posted August 24th, 2016

A Benedict Option Convert

Reformed theologian Carl Trueman says the church must de-secularize

Posted June 1st, 2016