One Good Book deserves another

The Bible and books that illuminate it

The Century invited people to comment on their favorite book of the Bible and a book that has helped them appreciate or understand the biblical text. Their replies are linked below.

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Picturing dementia

A review of Roz Chast and Dana Walrath

Dementia is graphic. These illustrated narratives draw out insights to provide empathy and healing for caregivers.

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Spring books

Scholars recommend the best recently published books in their fields: Jacqueline Lapsley on Old Testament, Amy Plantinga Pauw on theology, Jonathan Tran on ethics.

Words made pulp

Why I destroy books

Twice a year I take a day off to undo the work I get paid to do. This sounds batty, but it's becoming a spiritual practice of mine.

One Good Book deserves another

The Bible and books that illuminate it

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Picturing dementia

A review of Roz Chast and Dana Walrath

Take & Read

Spring books

Words made pulp

Why I destroy books