21.9—November 2008


Tired of Life?

Or It Seems Less Like a Garment Now
by James M. Kushiner



The Beat Escape

by Anthony Esolen

As It Is Written...
The Gospels & History
by Patrick Henry Reardon

African Power
How 192 Delegates Saved Methodists from Madness & Other Stories from the General Conference
by Mark Tooley

Jerusalem Crossroad
Twelve Hundred Pilgrims Meet in the Holy Land to Reclaim the Anglican Communion
by Lisa Severine Nolland

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Wise Blood

Reflections on Modern Women & the Levitical Laws of Ritual Purity
by Marilyn Prever

The Shape of the Liturgy
Dom Gregory Dix’s Imperfect Work Remains an Edifying Modern Classic
by William J. Tighe


Up a Creek
S. M. Hutchens on the Dangerous Success of Rudderless Christianity

Lettuce Worship
Frederica Mathewes-Green on Bible Lessons for the Disney Generation

Sabbath Shift
Robert Hart on Sunday Marathons & New Savages

Mortal Enemy
James Altena on Looking Death in the Face of a Friend

book reviews

Ploy Meets Girl

Hooking Up: Sex, Dating, and Relationships On Campus by Kathleen A. Bogle
by Nathaniel Peters

Just As He Wasn’t
The Legacy of Billy Graham: Critical Reflections on America’s Greatest Evangelist edited by Michael G. Long
A review by Gerald J. Russello

Living Truth
Discerning the Mystery: An Essay On the Nature of Theology by Andrew Louth
A review by Robert W. Grano

University Study
The Baylor Project: Taking Christian Higher Education to the Next Level edited by Barry G. Hankins and Donald D. Schmeltekopf
A review by Brad Green


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