New today from the Century:
- Katherine Willis Pershey reviews Nadia Bolz-Weber: "As with many memoirists, Bolz-Weber's personal faults beget literary ones. Yet our regard for the narrator becomes less important than our regard for Christ."
- Sarah Azaransky on Ghanaian independence after oil
- Rodney Clapp on the gifts of the table: "The Eucharist gives us innumerable gifts, but we may think of its power especially in terms of three."
- David Heim on why Advent is the easiest season for faith
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