King’s letter is so soaked in US history that 60 years later we almost forget it was addressed not to the nation but to specific Christian pastors.
April 12, 2023
Melissa Matthes well understands both the political and the religious power of mourning.
November 24, 2021
Usually it takes courage to preach Good Friday. This year, it will take courage to proclaim “He is risen!” on Easter morning.
March 15, 2021
Martin Luther went looking for God—and found Christ on the cross.
February 23, 2021
We stay home. We look out for others. We wait—but for what?
March 25, 2020
Stephen Faller’s series of wise reflections on being alive
May 7, 2019
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More than a memoir, Kate Hennessy's book about her grandmother is a participant biography written from the inside out.
December 8, 2017
A memoir becomes explicitly Christian when it derives its literary power from the power of the gospel. It doesn't preach, it shows.
August 24, 2015