Sacramental time means that past, present and future can coincide. People from different historical eras can participate or share in the same event.
Marilynne Robinson's first nonfiction volume since The Death of Adam is demanding and elegant. Readers expecting a defense of theism against the new atheist fundamentalism, however, will be disappointed.
Adults underestimate children's capacity to experience God and reflect on that experience. This inhibits the gifts children and the church can bring to each other.