Theology

Theology

Books

The Many Faces of Christ, by Philip Jenkins

Fall books

Phil Jenkins's abundant evidence gives lie to the traditional assumption that all but the four canonical Gospels were effectively squelched in the fourth century.

Books

Crux of the matter

Fall books

Fleming Rutledge's magnum opus is many things: a look at the ways the death of Christ has been interpreted, an argument that the how of his death matters, and a protest against Christianity-light.

Books

The Love of God, by Jon D. Levenson

Fall books

Jon Levenson's new book reflects on the theme of the love of God in the Hebrew Bible. The three components of his subtitle suggest the range and depth of his exposition.

Books

White space, black lives

After I received the request to review Kelly Brown Douglas's book, I kept seeing her main thesis displayed in the news.