Matthew Skinner, Philip Jenkins, Grant Wacker, and Mary Clark Moschella recommend the best new books in their fields.
Religious Discourse in the Public Square
There’s a place in society for prophetic denunciation. There’s also a place for restraint.
A Military History
A book I'd like my elected officials to read
The United States has been engaged for decades in a seemingly endless series of wars and military operations.
A Story of Justice and Redemption
We can no longer pretend that the scales of justice in America are fair and balanced.
The Invention of a Place, the History of an Idea
Ideas about the ghetto matter. They always have.
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