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Monthly Archives: June 2012

If You Love This Book, Put It Down By Barbara Brown Taylor

When people ask me to name books that have changed my life, Pilgrim at Tinker Creek is always first on my list. I read it in my early 20s, before anyone knew who Annie Dillard was. Then she won the … read more »

An Excerpt from The American BibleBy Stephen Prothero

Americans agree to a surprising degree about which symbols and ideas are central to our national life, but we disagree profoundly about what these symbols and ideas mean and how they ought to be translated into public policies. The fights Americans have about … read more »

Communion by Argument By Mickey Maudlin, HarperOne Senior V.P./Executive Editor

We are defined by whom we argue with and what we argue over. Such is the thesis of Stephen Prothero’s wonderful new book The American Bible: How Our Words Unite, Divide, and Define a Nation. In the midst of what will … read more »