Books

Books

Graphic grief

A review of Tom Hart

We grieve always alone while at the same time needing community. Surely there is a role for the church in this paradox.

Poetic nothingness

A review of Rita Mae Reese

This collection is suffused with one of poetry’s most fundamental aims: making meaning out of suffering and loss.

The genesis of kinship

A review of William Greenway and Amanda Beckenstein Mbuvi

The ancient stories of Genesis bear witness to a created world that is interconnected and has value in God’s eyes.

Novel exegesis

A review of Mary Rakow

The lines between sacred history and contemporary life are wonderfully, miraculously blurred.

Carnal theology

A review of Mayra Rivera

Flesh is indeterminate. It flows, changes over time, and is consumed and transformed. It becomes the reality of rich spiritual encounter.