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Improving Our Safety Net
Originally Posted: 05/13/2015 - 1:51pm | Type: Magazine Article

Christopher N. Breiseth Social Security Works! Why Social Security Isn't Going Broke and How Expanding It will Help Us All. The New ...

Escaping The Bonds Of Privilege
Originally Posted: 05/13/2015 - 1:51pm | Type: Magazine Article

David P. Gushee Solidarity Ethics: Transformation in a Globalized World. Fortress Press.  REBECCA TODD PETERS ...

Making Jesus a Patriot
Originally Posted: 04/08/2015 - 1:40pm | Type: Magazine Article

C. Christopher Smith One Nation Under God: How Corporate America Invented Christian America, by Kevin Kruse  ...

Reclaiming the Prophetic Edge
Originally Posted: 04/08/2015 - 1:40pm | Type: Magazine Article

Ryan Herring The Radical King by Martin Luther King Jr., edited by Cornel West.  “WE ARE AT the moment when o ...

What Matters Most?
Originally Posted: 04/08/2015 - 1:41pm | Type: Magazine Article

Molly Marsh Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by Atul Gawande  EARLY IN Being Mortal , su ...

The New Evangelical Social Engagement, edited by Brian Steensland and Philip Goff
Originally Posted: 03/17/2015 - 10:00am | Type: Press

March 16, 2015 Sojo in the News Grant Wacker ...

Conquering A Great Divide
Originally Posted: 03/11/2015 - 10:50am | Type: Magazine Article

C. Christopher Smith This is My Body: From Obesity to Ironman, My Journey into the True Meaning of Flesh, Spirit, and Deeper Faith. Conve ...

A Rooted Gospel
Originally Posted: 03/11/2015 - 10:50am | Type: Magazine Article

Dave Baker Where the Cross Meets the Street: What Happens to the Neighborhood When God is at the Center. IVP Books.  ...

Parenting and Resistance
Originally Posted: 03/11/2015 - 10:50am | Type: Magazine Article

Rosalie Riegle It Runs in the Family: On Being Raised by Radicals and Growing Into Rebellious Motherhood. OR Books.  ...

New and Noteworthy
Originally Posted: 02/11/2015 - 3:51pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Black Messiah by D'Angelo / Faith: Essays From Believers, Agnostics, and Atheists edited by Victoria Zackheim / "Wa ...

Saints and Nomads
Originally Posted: 02/11/2015 - 3:52pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jenna Barnett Lila: A Novel. Farrar, Straus and Giroux.  MARILYNNE ROBINSON’S Lila is the love story we t ...

New Hopes and Old Realities in the Catholic Church
Originally Posted: 02/11/2015 - 3:52pm | Type: Magazine Article

Michelle A. Gonzalez Francis of Rome and Francis of Assisi: A New Springtime for the Church. Orbis Book.  LEO ...

New and Noteworthy
Originally Posted: 05/26/2015 - 9:59am | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Witnessing: Prophecty, Politics, and Wisdom;edited by Maria Clara Bingemer and Peter Casarella / Forward Together: A Moral Me ...

Recharting Our Course
Originally Posted: 01/12/2015 - 1:31pm | Type: Magazine Article

Lisa Caton How Maps Change Things. Woodlake.  USERS OF MAPS—that’s all of us—may suppose that what we see is ...

Tell Me A Story
Originally Posted: 01/12/2015 - 1:31pm | Type: Magazine Article

Duane Shank Short Stories by Jesus. HarperOne.  PREACHERS, politicians, and other public speakers know that a ...

When Histories Compete
Originally Posted: 12/15/2014 - 2:56pm | Type: Magazine Article

Scott Schaeffer-Duffy Contested Land, Contested Memory: Israel's Jews and Arabs and the Ghosts of Catstrophe. Dundurn Press.  ...

Staying Connected in Later Years
Originally Posted: 12/15/2014 - 2:56pm | Type: Magazine Article

Julienne Gage With a Little Help from Our Friends: Creating Community as We Grow Older. Vanderbilt University Press.  ...

New & Noteworthy
Originally Posted: 12/15/2014 - 2:56pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jenna Barnett Dear White People by dearwhitepeoplemovie.com / Another Day, Another Time: Celebrating the Music of "Inside Llewyn Dav ...

Wisdom and Discontent
Originally Posted: 12/15/2014 - 2:56pm | Type: Magazine Article

Patrick F. O' Connell Diverse books mark the 100th birthday of the great mystic and writer Thomas Merton.  ...

Disarming Our Speech
Originally Posted: 11/12/2014 - 10:35am | Type: Magazine Article

Christine A. Scheller I Beg to Differ: Navigating Difficult Conversations With Truth and Love. IVP Books.  PO ...

Incubating Peaceful Revolution
Originally Posted: 11/12/2014 - 10:35am | Type: Magazine Article

Rosalie G. Riegle Pursuing the Spiritual Roots of Protest. Cascade Books.  IN NOVEMBER 1964, as the long Col ...

Good News About Smart Giving
Originally Posted: 11/12/2014 - 10:35am | Type: Magazine Article

Molly Marsh A Path Appears. Knopf Publishing.  IT’S EASY to lose heart when tackling the painful challenges w ...

Disquiet Time: How Revelation Ruined (and Saved) My Life
Originally Posted: 10/23/2014 - 11:38am | Type: Blog

The book of Revelation and I have a complicated relationship. We flirted a little bit, back in high school, at least until it got me kicked out of church. I was asked to contribu ...

3 Reasons I Really Did Not Like Michael Pollan's Newest, 'Cooked'
Originally Posted: 08/16/2013 - 1:46pm | Type: Blog

I really did not like Michael Pollan's newest offering, Cooked: A Natural History of Transformation. Here are three reasons why. I really did not like Michael Pollan's ...

If You Eat Food, Read This
Originally Posted: 04/29/2013 - 7:50am | Type: Blog

If you eat food, here are two newish books you should know about. If you eat food, here are two newish books you should know about. You may already have met Robert H. Lusti ...

Book Review — The Awakening of Hope: Why We Practice a Common Faith
Originally Posted: 08/22/2012 - 4:39pm | Type: Blog

Through the stories of well-established intentional Christian communities, Wilson-Hartgrove offers windows into the catechisms of the Christian faith. Communion and the Eucharist, fasting, integrity, community ...

Book Reviews: Four for the Summer
Originally Posted: 07/10/2012 - 1:38pm | Type: Blog

LaVonne Neff reviews The Red House by Mark Haddon, Drift by Rachel Maddow, The Beginner's Goodbye by Anne Tyler, and Some Assembly Required: A Journal of My Son's First Son by Anne Lamott with Sam La ...