Recently, among Evangelical Christians, there has been much discussion about an important book by Rob Dreher, The Benedict Option. The book contains his recommendations of how Christians should live in what he labels a “Post-Christian Nation” His suggestions appeal to the life and work of St. Benedict. I first heard of this idea when it was highlighted in a recent edition of Christianity Today. To be fair, the book itself is top of my next to read stack, so I haven’t taken the time to consider Dreher’s argument fully.
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