Naked Before God, by Bill Williams, with Martha Williams.

By Bill Williams, with Martha Williams, Naked Before God: The Return of a Broken disciple. (Morehouse, 327 pp.)

Caring for families

Edited by Herbert Anderson, Don S. Browning, Ian S. Evison and Mary Stewart Van Leeuwen, The Family Handbook. (Westminster John Knox, 345 pp.)

Nihil Obstat, by Sabrina P. Ramet.

By Sabrina P. Ramet, Nihil Obstat: Religion, Politics, and Social Change in East-Central Europe and Russia. (Duke University Press, 340 pp.)

God and gender

By Rosemary Radford Ruether, Women and Redemption: A Theological History. (Fortress, 366 pp.)

Friends of God and Prophets, by Elizabeth A. Johnson

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