Books

Christiana Zenner January 10, 2020
Brian McLaren’s 'The Galápagos Islands: A Spiritual Journey' is both a travelogue and a spiritual memoir.
Unlike souls in our Christian world, which are said to be immaterial and immortal, dæmons in Philip Pullman’s books are both material and mortal (photo: HBO). 
John J. O’Keefe January 07, 2020
The eco-spiritual ideas so evident in the books are not present, but they may appear in Season 2.
James M. Chesbro January 03, 2020
In her fourth book, The Virgin of Prince Street: Expeditions Into Devotion, Sonja Livingston introduces herself as a “pilgrimess” returning to her childhood church in Rochester, N.Y., after not regularly attending Mass for 20 years.
Brianne Jacobs January 02, 2020
Richard Powers’s brilliant novel, ‘The Overstory,’ which won the the 2019 Pulitzer Prize in Fiction, is a story about people who feel a kinship with all ecological life.
Cynthia-Marie Marmo O'Brien January 01, 2020
In Solid Seasons, Jeffrey S. Cramer explores the deep friendship between the two literary titans.
Jenny Shank December 30, 2019
The horrors of abuse remain offstage, barely spoken of, yet the entire book is haunted by them.