We haven’t been anticipating a book from Dreher for decades, but a book on another Benedict. From Alasdair MacIntyre’s 1981 book on virtue ethics, After Virtue, the closing: “We are waiting not for a Godot, but for another — doubtless very different — St. Benedict.”

Teacher of life admin and curator of commentary. Occasional writer.

Teacher of life admin and curator of commentary. Occasional writer.