Books

Books

After One-Hundred-and-Twenty, by Hillel Halkin

Part history and part memoir, this volume gently immerses readers in Jewish traditions surrounding death.

What is the Christian century?

A review of Scott W. Sunquist

The unexpected Christian century has produced a global body of Christ that challenges as well as enriches Christians.

Vibrant, vigorous, and weird

A review of Annie Dillard

Almost any page of this collection yields the precise puzzling haunting music of Dillard’s mind at work.

she: robed and wordless, by Lou Ella Hickman

This slim volume of poetry gives voice to the women of the Bible, named and unnamed.

Cradled by God

A review of John Cobb

What's the biblical God's essential characteristic? According to Cobb, it's the loving care a mother or father gives an infant.