Amos Oz feared that fanaticism was rising in Israel as well as in the West.
Vincent van Gogh, Still Life With French Novels and Rose, oil on canvas, 1887.
Delphine Minoui planned a weeklong visit to explore her heritage. She stayed for 10 years.
Jay Rubinstein places himself in the apocalyptic mindset of authors like Joachim of Fiore.
Precision and beauty have kissed.
Christy Gunter Sim, a trauma expert and domestic violence survivor, offers case studies for church leaders.
Even as a child, Dani Shapiro wondered whether she belonged in her family.
Brian Stanley pulls off a readable, one-volume history of 20th-century Christianity.
Kate Ott looks at the moral implications of digital language.
Sarah Arthur captures the beloved Christian author’s appeal.
Ethan Shagan chronicles the expansion of these concepts since the Middle Ages.
We need to stop playing to win, says Bill McKibben, and start playing to keep the game going.
Our era’s poet theologian begins by retranslating Paul: “the remaining time is contracted” (1 Cor. 7:29).
Can we cross them? Is it worth it?
For Sofia Starnes, poetry is the language of faith.
Sarah Blake’s surrealist novel about Naamah—Noah’s wife—is mesmerizing.