Our fall books issue's reviews include Greg Carey on Reza Aslan, Katherine Willis Pershey on Debbie Blue, Philip Jenkins on Diarmaid MacCulloch and more.
"Fiction wasn't that big a leap for me," says Will Willimon. "We preachers are all 'artists' in the same sense that the gospel writers were."
I'm on the fence about military action in Syria. So I do what those of us on the fence ought to be doing: I pray.
Obamacare's hard-line opponents aren't worried that the law won't work as planned. They're worried that it will.
The request hadn't even made the committee chair's checklist. It never does; it's just reflexive. And I've never known exactly what it means.
It’s not clear whether Walt will violently lose his life in the Breaking Bad finale. It is bitter irony and justice that he will lose his family.
Orange Is the New Black is so refreshing, honest and funny that "prison drama" is hardly the right category.