Patrick B. Reyes reflects on the soils that have sustained him—and those that have poisoned him.
Vincent van Gogh, Still Life With French Novels and Rose, oil on canvas, 1887.
The authoritarian nationalism of the 20th century never quite died. And Americans now aren't wiser than Europeans then.
The headlines spoke of nationalism and war. Barth proclaimed a living God who calls for repentance.
Robert Bresson’s films are adventurous, brooding, and deeply religious.
Our collective panic is hurting us. Can faith help?
A counting book that retells Jesus’ parables and a Reformation-themed alphabet book are among my favorite new children’s books.
Carolyn Bryant changed her story. Does this change the meaning of Emmett Till’s death?
Kao Kalia Yang’s memoir of her family’s flight from Laos is devastating and lyrical.
There’s nothing subtle about Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o’s Marxist critique of life in postcolonial Kenya.
The aqueduct. The roads. An enforced peace to allow a young faith to spread.