Faith in the Public Square

Rowan Williams. Faith in the Public Square.  London/New York: Bloomsbury, 2012.   The Archbishop of Canterbury emeritus, Rowan Williams, is a scholar, a man of culture, a masterful teacher, a great thinker, leader and theologian who addresses the question of the role of faith in the marketplace of ideas and its relationship to people and […]


Being Christian: Baptism, Bible, Eucharist, Prayer

Rowan Williams. Being Christian: Baptism, Bible, Eucharist, Prayer.   Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2014.  96p. (Kindle edition)   In his Introduction, the former Archbishop of Canterbury asks: “What are the essential elements of the Christian life?” He is not asking what makes individual Christians holy, but rather what are the simple recognizable things that make one […]


Sons of Abraham

Rabbi Marc Schneier and Imam Shamsi Ali. Sons of Abraham: A candid conversation about the issues that divide and unite Jews and Muslims.  Forward by President Bill Clinton; introduction by Samuel G. Freedman.   Boston: Beacon Press, 2013.  Pp. xvi, 220.   In his forward, President Clinton gives us the global context for this work. The […]