Arts & Culture Books
Emilie GriffinAugust 31, 2017
The enemy is not so much public misunderstanding as indifference and helplessness, Ron Powers writes.
Emilie GriffinJune 11, 2014
'I've Got You Under My Skin,' by Mary Higgins Clark
Emilie GriffinJune 06, 2011
Two young Jesuits urge us to listen to the Lord who only sometimes gets our attention.
Emilie GriffinOctober 18, 2010
A new eight-volume "spirituality for Catholic women" edited by theologian Elizabeth A. Dreyer.
Emilie GriffinFebruary 15, 2010
Richard Rohr's new book isn't interested in doctrine or psychology, but experience.
Emilie GriffinFebruary 23, 2009
This peppery work of apologetics is brief but covers a lot of ground William O rsquo Malley S J is shaped by 40 years of teaching at the high school and college level and currently teaches at Fordham Preparatory School in New York City His approach reminds me of C S Lewis rsquo s observation
Emilie GriffinSeptember 29, 2008
This new selection of C S Lewis rsquo s letters on spiritual matters makes good reading even for someone already conversant with Lewis rsquo s life and work Compiled by the longtime Lewis scholar and enthusiast Paul F Ford Yours Jack is reader-friendly The subtitle suggests that the collectio
Emilie GriffinFebruary 11, 2008
What to read this Lent
Emilie GriffinJanuary 07, 2008
For many readers Jim Forest is inextricably connected to The Catholic Worker movement which he joined in 1961 when he was a part-time student at Hunter College and after his discharge from the U S Navy as a conscientious objector In his earlier books he has written well about Dorothy Day Thomas
Emilie GriffinSeptember 11, 2006
I owe a great deal to Henri J M Nouwen His writing which I first discovered in the 1970 rsquo s helped clarify the spiritual life for me I continue to read and profit from his books and recommend them to others Oddly I felt a certain trepidation about this posthumous work on spiritual direct