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A Masterly Survey of Cathedral Histories

Simon Cotton reviews The History of England’s Cathedrals.

A Sign of Peaceful Conquest

Tyler Hummel reviews Mother of the Lamb: The Story of a Global Icon.

Hack a Rule of Life

The Rt. Rev. W. Nicholas Knisely reviews The Faith Code: A Future-Proof Framework for a Life of Meaning and Impact.

An Honest Grasp of Lying and Ethics

Dr. Matthew Levering reviews Lying and Truthfulness: A Thomistic Perspective.

Making a Case for Environmental Responsibility

The Rev. Canon Pam Hyde reviews Creation Care Discipleship: Why Earthkeeping Is an Essential Christian Practice.

Hope from Donne’s Sickbed

The Rev. Charles Hoffacker reviews Undone: A Modern Rendering of John Donne’s Devotions.

Bishop Budde on Courage in Decisive Moments

The Rev. Dr. C.K. Robertson reviews How We Learn to Be Brave: Decisive Moments in Life and Faith.

Complicated Relationships in El Salvador

The Rev. Emilie Smith reviews Blood Entanglements: Evangelicals and Gangs in El Salvador.

Themes in the Psalter

The Rev. Charles Hoffacker reviews Theology from the Psalms: The Story of God’s Steadfast Love.

Christians and the Blood Libel

Dr. Eugene R. Schlesinger reviews Crucified: The Christian Invention of the Jewish Executioners of Jesus.

Our English (Not Scottish) Reformation

Alec Ryrie reviews How the English Reformation Was Named: The Politics of History c. 1400-1700.

Opening the Tabernacle

The Rev. Dr. Allison Zbicz Michael reviews That I May Dwell Among Them: Incarnation and Atonement in the Tabernacle Narrative.

Lessons from Merton

Anthony Nuccio reviews The Way of Thomas Merton: A Prayer Journey Through Lent.

St. Paul the Moral Philosopher

The Rt. Rev. Stephen Platten reviews Pauline Theology as a Way of Life: A Vision of Human Flourishing in Life.

The Era of the Digital Bible

The Rev. Molly Jane Layton reviews People of the Screen: How Evangelicals Created the Digital Bible and How It Shapes Their Reading of Scripture.

Insight on John

The Rev. Charles Hoffacker reviews Lent with the Beloved Disciple.

Lenten Pilgrimage in Place

The Rt. Rev. Greg Rickel reviews Roads of Hurt and Hope.

Faith and Justice

The Rev. Charles Hoffacker reviews Tarry Awhile: Wisdom from Black Spirituality for People of Faith.

A Place and a Voice for Anglican Women

The Rev. Dr. Sheryl Kujawa-Holbrook reviews Women and the Anglican Church Congresses 1861-1938: Space, Place, and Agency.

Grappling with Our Troubling History

Eugene R. Schlesinger, Ph.D., reviews Mission, Race, and Empire: The Episcopal Church in Global Context.


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