Books

Books

Unnatural virtue

Peter Gomes claims that it happened, and who is he to exaggerate? Sainted Mother Teresa of Calcutta was at Harvard to receive an honorary degree.

The God Gene:

Is spirituality genetically based? A behavior geneticist discusses the VMAT2 gene.

Deconstructing Evangelicalism

Hart paints a bleak picture of evangelicalism, a movement he believes is increasingly lacking in theological depth and substance.
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Poor no more

In The End of Poverty, Jeffrey D. Sachs convincingly depicts world poverty as a manageable problem and presents a plausible and nearly painless plan for dealing with it. His optimism may be somewhat misplaced, but his hopeful, simple prescription is powerful.

Improvisation

Wells describes six improvisational practices that he says illuminate the way the Christian community discerns and acts.