Inside the other side

Violence seems to have permeated every dimension of our common life and our imagination. Jonathan Sacks offers a wise response.


Eager to Love, by Richard Rohr, and When Saint Francis Saved the Church, by Jon M. Sweeney

Richard Rohr and Jon Sweeney, authors of two new books on St. Francis, would be united in their advice to us: forget the statue with the birds.


Understanding evangelicals

Blessed Assurance: A History of Evangelicalism in America, by Randall Balmer