Recovering the Feminine in American Indian Traditions
A book I'd like my elected officials to read
Theologies of entitlement, enslaving, and extinguishing indigenous communities have shaped policy since the 15th century.
A Cultural History of Insanity, from the Bible to Freud, from the Madhouse to Modern Medicine
American Protestant Responses to Mental Illness
I relate to physical sickness more easily than mental illness. So does our culture.
Great Writers at the End
Even in the secular imagination, dying has become a vocation.
Why Chastity isn’t the Only Option—And Other Things the Bible Says About Sex
Sex is complicated. So is Christian reflection on it.
A Story of Justice and Redemption
As we make laws and try to adjudicate justice, we often lose sight of the human faces affected.
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