The Benedict Option
The Benedict Option is a book by Rod Dreher about how Christians should interact within the changing post-Christian culture. Is it biblical? Should Christian evangelicals such as Al Mohler be promoting this book? That is the point of discussion. The FAQ referred to in this podcast can be found here.
About the Author, Rod Dreher
Rod Dreher is a senior editor at The American Conservative. He has written and edited for the New York Post, The Dallas Morning News, National Review, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, the Washington Times, and the Baton Rouge Advocate. Rod’s commentary has been published in The Wall Street Journal, Commentary, the Weekly Standard, Beliefnet, and Real Simple, among other publications, and he has appeared on NPR, ABC News, CNN, Fox News, MSNBC, and the BBC. He lives in St. Francisville, Louisiana, with his wife Julie and their three children. He has also written two books, The Little Way of Ruthie Leming and Crunchy Cons. He is Greek Orthodox, having converted from Roman Catholicism after the pedophile scandal.