America’s War for the Greater Middle East, by Andrew J. Bacevich

Bacevich provides another case of the fraught dream of managing history that Reinhold Niebuhr critiqued.

Faith, learning, and scandal

A review of Donald D. Schmeltekopf

Baylor transformed itself from a regional Baptist teaching institution into an internationally recognized Protestant research university—but not without scandal.

Know the world, know yourself

A review of Jedediah Purdy

Nature reveals itself as ruptured, as already profaned. To rest into a landscape is to be drawn into an adulterated history.

Redemption revisited

A review of B. A. Gerrish

Faith is formed in us by the Spirit and the life of the church. It renews our elemental confidence and creates our disposition toward the world.

The kingdom of God is like a farm

A review of Kevin M. Lowe

Nineteenth-century agrarians believed that community is more important than the individual and solidarity is more important than profit.