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Papal politics and perils

A review of Marco Politi

Politi's account reveals much of what happened among the cardinals in the Sistine Chapel on those days in March 2013.


The genesis of kinship

A review of William Greenway and Amanda Beckenstein Mbuvi

The ancient stories of Genesis bear witness to a created world that is interconnected and has value in God’s eyes.


Old Testament

Take & Read

This Strange and Sacred Scripture: Wrestling with the Old Testament and Its Oddities, by Matthew Richard Schlimm. The Old Testament is deeply and sometimes distressingly strange to modern Christians (as it was also to many ancient readers).