Globalization, Spirituality And Justice: Navigating a Path to Peace and Less Than Two Dollars A Day: A Christian View of World Poverty and the Free Market

GLOBALIZATION, SPIRITUALITY AND JUSTICE:Navigating a Path to Peace by Daniel G. Groody Orbis Books: Maryknoll, NY. 2007.280 pages. Softcover. $24.00 US.ISBN #978-1-57075-696-2 (and) LESS THAN TWO DOLLARS A DAY:A Christian View of World Poverty and the Free Market by Kent A. Van Til Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co.Grand Rapids, MI. 2007. 180 pages. $16.00 US.ISBN … Continue reading “Globalization, Spirituality And Justice: Navigating a Path to Peace and Less Than Two Dollars A Day: A Christian View of World Poverty and the Free Market”

The Gift Of Years: Growing Old Gracefully by Joan Chittister

THE GIFT OF YEARS Growing Old Gracefully By Joan Chittister BlueBridge, 240 pp., $19.95 Review: Author shares end-time musings By Lois Sibley Although she admits she may be too young to write this book — after all, she’s only 72 — Joan Chittister, in her usual forthright way, tells us about how she feels “to … Continue reading “The Gift Of Years: Growing Old Gracefully by Joan Chittister”

Signs of the Times: Religious Pluralism and Economic Injustice by Gregory Baum

Signs of the Times: Religious Pluralism and Economic Injustice by Gregory Baum Novalis, 2007 Paperback $24.95 Reviewed by Linden Rogers  The term “sign of the times” has a long history in the church.  Traditionally, such a “sign” indicated that the end of history was near. But this term has been defined in a new light.  … Continue reading “Signs of the Times: Religious Pluralism and Economic Injustice by Gregory Baum”

Technology and the Soul by Wolfgang Giegerich

Technology and the Soul From the Nuclear Bomb to the World Wide Web Collected English Papers, Volume Two by Wolfgang Giegerich New Orleans, La., Spring Journal Books 2007 Reviewed by Harvey Shepherd A book that came my way some time last year has been haunting me from time to time ever since and I suspect that … Continue reading “Technology and the Soul by Wolfgang Giegerich”

SACRED CAUSES: The Clash of Religion and Politics From the Great War to the War on Terror by Michael Burleigh

SACRED CAUSES:The Clash of Religion and Politics From the Great War to the War on Terror, by Michael Burleigh HarperCollins Canada: Toronto, ON. 2007. 557 pages. Hardcover. $34.95 Cdn. ISBN #978-0-06058-0957. By Wayne A. Holst In his first volume of two studies on the coupling of europeanculture and faith covering the late eighteenth century to … Continue reading “SACRED CAUSES: The Clash of Religion and Politics From the Great War to the War on Terror by Michael Burleigh”