THE LIVES OF RELIGIOUS FIGURES are of perennial interest, and this season brings biographies of Pope Gregory I and Pope John Paul II as well as studies of controversial figures such as Judas Iscariot and Meister Eckhart.
Questions of Faith, America’s Holidays, Atheism, Popes Gregory I and Paul II | Spirituality & Religion Reviews, January 1, 2016
From Abraham to Pope Francis to Buddhisms, & More | Spirituality & Religion Reviews, October 1, 2015
Leaders Neuhaus, the Wesleys, plus Medieval Theology, Practicing Gratitude, Waiting, & More | Spirituality & Religion Reviews, March 1, 2015
Interpreting the Parables, Biblical Anthropomorphism, Sisters on a Mission, & More | Spirituality & Religion Reviews, December 2014
Bird on the Origins of the Gospels, A Guide to Jewish Holidays, Turner’s American God | Spirituality & Religion Reviews
Vedic Tradition, Memoirs by Courtney, DeRusha, Kravitz, McGrath on C.S. Lewis, & More | Spirituality & Religion Reviews
Cool, Michel. Francis: A New World Pope. Eerdmans. ISBN 9780802871008. pap. $14. The book for Catholic and non-Catholic readers alike not only to learn about Jorge Maria Bergoglio, the Argentine-born Pope Francis, but to gain from Cool’s shrewd insights into vexing issues facing this new papacy and the church at large. Will Francis prove to […]