Books

Books

Catching Light

If the increasing number of book titles and Web sites devoted to the subject is any indication, discourse about religion and film has grown markedly in recent years. Many conservative church folk remain suspicious of Hollywood, saving their applause for the occasional epic on the life of Jesus.

Setting it right

In 1996, shortly before his death, John Howard Yoder grouped ten essays based on papers he had written in the preceding three decades into what he called the “Shalom Desktop Packet.” The collection circulated among Yoder’s wide circle of colleagues and conversation partners, then was made available online.

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.