Four new books that are shaping theological conversations
Vincent van Gogh, Still Life With French Novels and Rose, oil on canvas, 1887.
Some readers will find Lyndal Roper’s new book unsettling. That might be a good thing.
Poetry that continues the rich literary tradition of angels and offers a new, illuminating perspective
Four new books about biblical texts and their reception
This time, David beat Goliath.
Michael Sandel considers some alternatives.
In Nancy Johnson’s debut novel, a family secret draws a successful Black woman home to small-town Indiana.
Aaron Tugendhaft says all acts of image-breaking are also acts of image-making.
Yes, says Yuval Levin. But only if they serve a formative function.
And why it might be abolished
Onaje X. O. Woodbine’s book about a Black woman’s life is a model of ethnographic work that centers the voice of its subject.
Brent Strawn aims to debunk mistruths that come from biblical illiteracy and anti-Semitism.
Rights are good, argues theological ethicist Nigel Biggar, but they are not the only good things.
A new biography of the woman who shaped the men who shaped modern evangelicalism
Poet Molly McCully Brown’s memoir of life with cerebral palsy