Category Archives: Books

Make the Tree Good, or ….

NT Wright is, by any estimation, an incredibly smart and disarmingly gracious man.  Quick to request you call him “Tom”, the former Bishop of Durham and now Research Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity at St Mary’s College in … Continue reading

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Forgetting to Remember

I was in the house of a friend once looking over his bookshelf and noticed a hardback volume of an old favorite of mine, one I’d rarely seen in book stores much less a nice hardbound copy like this one. … Continue reading

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God and Guinness

I read a book recently and was so encouraged by it I wanted to introduce you to it and it’s author.  You might be surprised by the title and subject, maybe not, but whatever preconceptions the subject initially arouses in … Continue reading

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Ode to Bill, or, Let the Cream Rise!

Bill Buckley was one of my favorite authors in the halcyon days of my late 20s when I was discovering kindred spirits in all things religious and political.   I cut my politically inclined teeth on Buckley in National Review … Continue reading

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