Two new books offer an education—with grace and humor.
Vincent van Gogh, Still Life With French Novels and Rose, oil on canvas, 1887.
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.
A book of essays offers an array of perspectives for and against.
If we want our biblical interpretation to align with the fullness of who Christ is, we need new lenses.
The creative retellings in Inspired model an account of inspiration that is as much a spiritual practice as a religious doctrine.
Stephanie Jones-Rogers dismantles the stereotype of white female passivity in the pre-Civil War south.
9 values that can shape the end of life in a cruciform way
Some scientists couldn’t quite explain what they were seeing. Others literally couldn’t believe it.