Books

Books

Religion and rights

John Witte has written a book that is profoundly in touch with the intractable issues in U.S. public life and in that of the West generally.

Faith and Politics: How the "Moral Values" Debate Divides America and How to Move Forward Together

This is not a ghostwritten book signed by yet another famous politician hoping to cash in after years of public service.

BookMarks

Persons looking for daily readings for reflection and meditation for the new year might find something among these worthy candidates:

Wandering pilgrim

Literature is a greater rival to religion than science is because both religion and literature seek the same kind of good. Science proposes explanations of the physical world, but literature, in its most persistent form, evokes and then presses hard at deep human dilemmas.