New today from the Century:
- Carol Zaleski on doing theology face down: "Rites that include prostration make a striking impression. It's not often that one sees a fellow human in an act of total self-surrender."
- Thomas Kidd reviews Michael McClymond and Gerald McDermott, whose "remarkable book will undoubtedly become the standard scholarly introduction to Jonathan Edwards's theology." (subscription required)
- Joshua Carney blogs the lectionary: "The psalms are poignant. They bear emotion in a way that grabs our souls. But I falter when I try to preach them."
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