Readers write on the topic "song," Clare Amos on Nostra Aetate, Mark Heim on Michel Houellebecq.
Fall books. Favorite books to teach; Amy Frykholm interviews Jon Pott; reviews of Nadia Bolz-Weber, Stanley Hauerwas, Fleming Rutledge, and others.
Lian Xi on Christians in China, Kathryn Greene-McCreight on martyrdom, Katherine Willis Pershey on Ashley Madison.
Kevin Lowe on Protestant agrarians, Amy Frykholm on life as a nonjoiner, Janice Jean Springer on her Parkinson's.
Rick Lischer on spiritual memoir, Peter Marty on his wife's brain aneurysm, Lee Hull Moses on denominational gatherings.
Steve Thorngate on life without parole, Ben Dueholm on inequality and pop culture, Jan Rippentrop on the sacramental life.
Scientists in congregations, David Keck on multiplayer gaming, Stephanie Paulsell remembers Anthony Yu.
Peter Marty on evaluating pastors, Norman Wirzba on theology and the human creature, Shannon Craigo-Snell on why Jesus isn't a hero.
Sarah Hinlicky Wilson and Thomas Albert Howard on the upcoming Reformation anniversary, Marilynne Robinson on secularism, Frederick Niedner on marriage.
Readers write about reversal, Teri McDowell Ott on traps in preaching, Jeff Vogel on why we keep checking our phones.
Karl Giberson on cosmology and theology, Amy Frykholm interviews Guy Consolmagno, Tony Robinson on his sister's death.
Adam Copeland on crowdfunding, Karen Guth on the misuse of Bonhoeffer, Heidi Neumark on a pastor's HIV scare.
Richard Kauffman interviews Middle East expert Joshua Landis, Barbara Wagner Dueholm on her father's war experience, Dennis Sanders on Asperger's and pastoral visits.
Spring books. Reading for the dark night; Will Willimon on Karl Ove Knausgaard; reviews of Anne Tyler, Marie Gottschalk, Richard Hays, and others.
Peter Brown on treasure in heaven, Amy Frykholm on expeditionary learning, Paul Jeffrey on gangs in El Salvador.
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