Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Vatican”

Trust Them — This Time, They’re Serious

Organizer of upcoming Vatican sex abuse meeting says now, it’s different

Posted November 29th, 2018

What If The Catholic Crisis Is Unsolvable?

The credibility of US Catholic bishops sinking — and there may be no life preservers

Posted November 12th, 2018

Lawler Slices, Dices Rome’s Propaganda

Catholic journalist: Vatican hates Viganò because he told truths about clerical club

Posted October 10th, 2018

Pope Lenny, Come Quickly!

Vatican partying like it’s 1989

Posted October 6th, 2018

L’Opzione Benedetto At The Teatro Eliseo

Talking Ben Op onstage in Rome with some journalistic heavy hitters

Posted September 10th, 2018

Catholicism Hearts Chinese Commies?

Top Vatican official praises Chinese for fidelity to Catholic social doctrine. No, really, he said that

Posted February 6th, 2018

The Dangers Of ‘Dialogue’

When a call to talk is really an invitation to surrender

Posted September 13th, 2017

Lift High The Shoeboxes

Five hundred years after the Reformation, its time for crafts

Posted January 10th, 2017

Vatican To Radical Nuns: ‘Never Mind’

The latest move in the de-Ratzingerization of the Catholic Church

Posted December 16th, 2014

Sex Abuse: Different Pope, Same Strategy

Francis’s indefensible promotion of a fellow Jesuit who covered up abuse

Posted November 24th, 2014

The Tao of the Traditional Family

From both a leading rabbi and the Vatican, powerful explanations of how the traditional family is the Way to human flourishing

Posted November 19th, 2014

Vatican Vs. Liberal Nuns Slapfight, Explained

Tony Esolen is hilarious:  I’ve been following with some bemusement the interchanges …

Posted May 15th, 2014

Dante In The Vatican On Good Friday

Dante is everywhere! Fr. Raniero Cantalamessa, preacher of the papal household, preached in …

Posted April 18th, 2014

A Lavender Mafioso

Sandro Magister, one of the most credible journalists covering the Vatican, exposes Monsigner …

Posted July 19th, 2013

Milwaukee’s Shame

Laurie Goodstein in the NYT: Files released by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese …

Posted July 1st, 2013

Magister On Pope Francis’s Speedy Mass

Leading Vaticanist Sandro Magister wonders what was up with the pope abbreviating …

Posted April 2nd, 2013

Fleet Pope Francis

How was this Easter Vigil in the Vatican unlike past Easter Vigils?: …

Posted March 30th, 2013