Paula Fredriksen challenges popular assumptions about the first generation of Christians.
Vincent van Gogh, Still Life With French Novels and Rose, oil on canvas, 1887.
10 writers respond.
Claire Adam’s debut novel is animated by a complicated landscape of family.
Theology is story, and Jones is a rousing storyteller.
Cottom interrogates her own story loudly enough for others to hear themselves in it.
To speak words of grace, we must first name the powers and principalities that hold us captive.
Two new books offer an education—with grace and humor.
Helping people think differently in changing times
Climate catastrophe, economic inequality, and the way we treat our dead
Stephen Faller’s series of wise reflections on being alive
In the Anthropocene era, do ethics matter?
A cancer memoir about a life sustained by improbable events
Leslie Jamison weaves cultural critique into her memoir about alcohol and creativity.
A memoir about survival and the theological questions it raises
In her new novel, women in a Mennonite colony plot their own liberation.