By Daniel Yergin and Joseph Stanislaw, The Commanding Heights: The Battle Between Government and the Marketplace That Is Remaking the Modern World. (Simon & Schuster, 457 pp.)

From Sacrament to Contract, by John Witte Jr. 

By John Witte Jr., From Sacrament to Contract: Marriage, Religion, and Law in the Western Tradition. (Westminster John Knox, 315 pp.)

God and the search for moral truths

By J. B. Schneewind, The Invention of Autonomy: A History of Modern Moral Philosophy. (Cambridge University Press, 623 pp.)

Counseling People with Cancer, by Jann Aldredge-Clanton

By Jann Aldredge-Clanton, Counseling People with Cancer. (Westminster John Knox, 154 pp.)

Passionate preaching

By Hughes Oliphant Old, The Reading and Preaching of the Scriptures in the Worship of the Christian Church (Vol. 1: The Biblical Period; Vol. 2: The Ancient Church). (Eerdman, Vol. 1: 346 pp., Vol 2: 480 pp.)