Books

Books

The morality of marriage equality

A review of Stephen Macedo

Many Americans have gone from being squeamish about same-sex marriage to being squeamish about telling their gay friends that their relationships are less than valid.

A teenage killer’s brain

A review of Sue Klebold

You can never fully know your child’s interior life. You cannot know the measure of sadness or rage that may be unfolding within them.

After One-Hundred-and-Twenty, by Hillel Halkin

Part history and part memoir, this volume gently immerses readers in Jewish traditions surrounding death.

What is the Christian century?

A review of Scott W. Sunquist

The unexpected Christian century has produced a global body of Christ that challenges as well as enriches Christians.

Vibrant, vigorous, and weird

A review of Annie Dillard

Almost any page of this collection yields the precise puzzling haunting music of Dillard’s mind at work.