By Steven Ford • Historian Mircea Eliade has observed that religious people conceive of sacred time less as a linear reality than as a circle.
Essays & Reviews
Review by Grace Sears • Do women in general — or Christian women in particular — hide their light under a basket they mistake for modesty or good manners?
Review by Amy Lepine Peterson • For Christians the memoir’s tendency to find the arc of redemption in a single life is nothing new.
The name of Oliver Sherman Prescott has long been familiar to students of the Ritualist Movement in 19th-century American Anglo-Catholicism.
Review by Mother Miriam • Sister Amy Hereford is well qualified to evaluate life since Vatican II.
Review by Leonard Freeman • The main characters in American Hustle are not saints, but they could be first cousins of Abraham and Sarah, or Rahab.
Review by Joseph Goldkamp • Stephen Dykes Bower worked in the Gothic Revival vernacular favored at the end of the 19th century in Britain.
By Federico Serra-Lima • On December 6, 1273, St. Thomas Aquinas put down his pen, never to pick it up again.
By Robert W. Jenson • Cardinal Ratzinger used to say that overcoming the Church’s divisions would require a great intervention of the Spirit.
Review by Joseph L. Mangina • Two authors find the postliberal turn in theology worthy of sustained attention.