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New and Noteworthy
Originally Posted: 04/27/2011 - 4:35pm | Type: Magazine Article

Molly Marsh Blessed Are … Blessed Are … In Claiming the Beatitudes: Nine Stories from a New Generatio ...

Post-Apocalyptic Hope
Originally Posted: 04/27/2011 - 4:41pm | Type: Magazine Article

Gareth Higgins Cormac McCarthy’s novels are the Ecclesiastes of postmodern American literature—finely wrought chunks of sparseness in whic ...

Solidarity and Retreat
Originally Posted: 04/26/2011 - 1:45pm | Type: Magazine Article

César J. Baldelomar Solitude and Compassion: The Path to the Heart of the Gospel, by Gus Gordon. Orbis. Workin ...

On Film: Selective Storytelling
Originally Posted: 04/26/2011 - 1:39pm | Type: Magazine Article

Gareth Higgins Another look at Gone with the Wind. Gone with the Wind was released last fall in a detailed ...

Becoming David
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:26pm | Type: Magazine Article

Kevin Lum Why David Sometimes Wins, by Marshall Ganz. Oxford University Press. Nearly a year before the 2008 p ...

New and Noteworthy
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:26pm | Type: Magazine Article

Molly Marsh The Sant'Egidio Book of Prayer, by Angela Riccardi; Peaceful Heroes, by Jonah Winter; Bearing the Mystery: Twenty Years o ...

Fat Cats and Failed Systems
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:26pm | Type: Magazine Article

Danny Duncan Collum Capitalism: A Love Story examines a "filthy, rotten system." In Capitalism: A ...

Speaking for the Silenced
Originally Posted: 03/21/2013 - 11:14am | Type: Magazine Article

Kaitlin Barker The Stoning of Soraya M., written and directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh. Mpower Pictures. ON A DUSTY ...

A 'Post-Growth' Society
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

David Hilfiker The Bridge at the End of the World: Capitalism, the Environment, and Crossing from Crisis to Sustainability, by James Gusta ...

Race and the 'War on Drugs'
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:27pm | Type: Magazine Article

Laurel Frodge American Violet, directed by Tim Disney. Uncommon Productions. Nine years ago, at the height of ...

The Language of Peace
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:27pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rosalie Riegle Contesting Patriotism: Culture, Power, and Strategy in the Peace Movement, by Lynne M. Woehrle, Patrick G. Coy, and Gregory ...

Real Life at the Movies
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:27pm | Type: Magazine Article

Gareth Higgins Now that most filmed records of human life are made by amateurs—the growth of YouTube and other forms of uploading moving i ...

Green Reads
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:30pm | Type: Magazine Article

Molly Marsh Books on the environment, the economy, and equity. Whether you’re a die-hard “greenie” or someone ...

The Bible in Vogue
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:30pm | Type: Magazine Article

Sarah K. Masterson A pop culture Word for a pop culture world. What happens when a Swedish ad executive sets o ...

The Unusual Suspects
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:30pm | Type: Magazine Article

Chris Smith A People's History of Christianity: The Other Side of the Story, by Diana Butler Bass. HarperOne. ...

Poverty is No Accident
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:30pm | Type: Magazine Article

Kaitlin Barker The End of Poverty? written and directed by Philippe Diaz. Cinema Libre Studio. Warning: Don’t ...

A Step Toward Peace
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:30pm | Type: Magazine Article

Edward F. Snyder JFK and the Unspeakable: Why He Died and Why It Matters, by James W. Douglass. Orbis. James W ...

Stingy Givers
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:30pm | Type: Magazine Article

J. Dana Trent Passing the Plate: Why American Christians Don't Give Away More Money, by Christian Smith and Michael O. Emerson, with ...

Hearing Voices
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:30pm | Type: Magazine Article

Richard Vernon Oral history: Ordinary people in extraordinary circumstances, in their own words. Although huma ...

A 'Mighty Big God'
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:30pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Our Bright Future, by Tracy Chapman. For more than 20 years, singer-songwriter Tracy Chapman ...

Keeping the Peace
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:31pm | Type: Magazine Article

Tobias Winright One of the highlights of the Christian liturgical year for me has been gathering with fr ...

New and Noteworthy
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:31pm | Type: Magazine Article

Molly Marsh It’s My Life! A Guide to Alternatives After High School, by Janine Schwab and the AFSC; Women in Church History, by Joanne Tur ...

Shattered Truths
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Lynn Schwebach The transition of today’s churches from modernism to postmodernism dominates many discussions in Christian and secular medi ...

Conversions
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

C. McNair Wilson Calling Ken Medema a singer-composer is like calling the Yankees a ball club. For his latest CD, Sea Change, Ken is also ...

Portraits of the Near Poor
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Chuck Collins The gospel calls us to a “preferential option for the poor” to address the conditions of the 37 million adults and children ...

Picturing Daniel Berrigan's poetry
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Madeleine Mysko Before he was killed in World War I—tragically, just days before the Armistice—the poet Wilfred Owen wrote these words as ...

Spirituality and the Media Arts
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Darren Hughes Even at a length of just under 100 pages, Ron Austin’s In a New Light: Spirituality and the Media Arts is four or five books ...

A Reverence for Song
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Steve Thorngate The Trumpet Child, by Over the Rhine. When comedian Gracie Allen took up painting, sh ...

Living with AIDS
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Kimberly Burge Reflecting Theologically on AIDS: A Global Challenge The worldwide body of Christ is finally ge ...