books

Friday, October 4, 2013 - 10:54am
Review by Aaron Canty • The ability to separate the facts of Saints Francis and Clare from hagiographical aura has been very difficult.
Friday, October 4, 2013 - 5:02am
Review by Peter Eaton • The Francis of history bears little resemblance to the Francis of later myth and spirituality.
Thursday, October 3, 2013 - 10:35am
By Mark F.M. Clavier • Even while consumerism claims to promote individuality, it compels conformity through the virtual and imaginary worlds it creates.
Friday, September 20, 2013 - 8:56am
Review by Ephraim Radner • The monastic life of Christian community and prayer remains the richest fruit of Christian de Chergé’s witness.
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 - 8:12am
By G. Jeffrey MacDonald • Greg Garrett: Christians hold beliefs about the afterlife “as much from art and literature as from Scripture and theology.”
Friday, August 9, 2013 - 8:30am
Review by Michael Cover • Michael Legaspi tells a tale of two Bibles: the Bible of Christian Scripture and the Bible of the secular academy.
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 - 8:50am
By Jesse Zink • The Transfiguration has profound consequences for life once we descend from the mountain.
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 - 10:35am
Review by Gary G. Yerkey • This is an important book written not by some “dispassionate third person,” as the author puts it, but by a loving son.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 - 9:50am
Plenty of books, and one Nook.