Books

Books

Friends of God and Prophets, by Elizabeth A. Johnson

By Elizabeth A. Johnson, Friends of God and Prophets. (Continuum, 324 pp.)

Congregations at the Crossroads, by Ronald E. Vallet

By Ronald E. Vallet, Congregations at the Crossroads: Remembering to Be Households of God. (Eerdmans, 256 pp.)

Ministry and the Law, by Mary Angela Shaughnessy, and Stay Out of Court and Stay in Ministry, by Clarance Hagglund and Britton Weimer

By Mary Angela Shaughnessy, S.C.N., J.D., Ministry and the Law. (Paulist, 85 pp.)

By Clarence Hagglund and Britton Weimer, Stay Out of Court and Stay in Ministry. (CSS Publishing, 64 pp.)

Mary Baker Eddy, by Gillian Gill

While factually rigorous, Gillian Gill's biography of Mary Baker Eddy is engaging and well paced. Gill writes with unusual directness about the difficulties of coming to grips with a life of such drama, passion and complexity as that of the founder of Christian Science.