Fact-based Honor

Review by Aaron Canty • The ability to separate the facts of Saints Francis and Clare from hagiographical aura has been very difficult.

Francis and Beyond

Review by Peter Eaton • The Francis of history bears little resemblance to the Francis of later myth and spirituality.

A Martyr’s Theology

Review by Ephraim Radner • The monastic life of Christian community and prayer remains the richest fruit of Christian de Chergé’s witness.

Garrett Turns to the Afterlife

By G. Jeffrey MacDonald • Greg Garrett: Christians hold beliefs about the afterlife “as much from art and literature as from Scripture and theology.”

One Book, Two Worlds

Review by Michael Cover • Michael Legaspi tells a tale of two Bibles: the Bible of Christian Scripture and the Bible of the secular academy.