Our spring books issue's reviews include Rachel Marie Stone on Marilynne Robinson, Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove on Matthew Desmond, Lawrence Wood on Mary Rakow, and more.
Changing the Way the Church Views Racism
A review of Drew G. I. Hart
Why does the church participate in modern-day lynching, or at most turn a blind eye, rather than protesting as our faith would dictate?
Abraham Lincoln and the Fight for American Opportunity
A review of Harold Holzer and Norton Garfinkle
Lincoln understood that the dream of well-being, if not radically democratized, would for some people only be a nightmare.
A Graphic Memoir
A review of Tom Hart
We grieve always alone while at the same time needing community. Surely there is a role for the church in this paradox.
A review of Rita Mae Reese
This collection is suffused with one of poetry’s most fundamental aims: making meaning out of suffering and loss.