A Secular Age


How (Not) to Be Secular, by James K. A. Smith

Jamie Smith has written a string of smart books that explain the significance of contemporary theory for Christian life and ministry. His new field guide to Charles Taylor may be his best.


Take and read

Two distinguished scholars offer us important new statements about Christian ethics. Charles Taylor’s A Secular Age offers a sweeping review of history to show that Christian thought is not antagonistic to modernity but has a permanent place in it.

CC recommends

Century editors and contributors present their picks. When readers go to Amazon.com from this site, the Century receives a percentage of all purchases—books, appliances, apparel. The income helps support this site.

books on theology
books on spirituality
memoirs & biographies
children's literature
classical music CDs
pop Christmas music CDs