Hard As Nails
Reviewed by Becky Garrison
Entering the auditorium of St. Gabriel Catholic School in the same neighborhood of Queens that spawned Jackie Robinson, Willie Mays and Malcolm X, I couldn’t keep my eyes off this urban punk doing pushups and rapping at the top of his lungs. READ MORE...12.18.2007 | Comments(30)
The Gospel According to Paul: The Creative Genius Who Brought Jesus to the World by Robin Griffith-Jones. HarperSanFrancisco, 2004, $16.95.
Reviewed by John Bloom
Robin Griffith-Jones, an Anglican cleric known for his wit and good humor, is Master of the Temple Church in London. READ MORE...12.13.2007 | Comments(120)
No god but God: The Origins, Evolution, and Future of Islam by Reza Aslan. Random House, 2005, $14.95.
Reviewed by John Bloom READ MORE...12.07.2007 | Comments(10)
The Siege of Mecca by Yaroslav Trofimov. Doubleday, $26, 301 pp. Publication date: September 18, 2007. READ MORE...11.21.2007 | Comments(37)
Jesus and Archaeology,
Edited by James H. Charlesworth. READ MORE...
Scribal Culture and the Making of the Hebrew Bible by Karel van der Toorn. READ MORE...11.14.2007 | Comments(24)
On the Donation of Constantine by Lorenzo Valla, translated from the Latin by G.W. Bowersock, Harvard University Press, 2007. READ MORE...11.11.2007 | Comments(7)
The Preacher and the Presidents:
Billy Graham in the White House READ MORE...