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Being Catholic Now: Prominent Americans Talk About Change in the Church and the Quest for Meaning
3.54
it was ok
At times, this book was good, at times disappointing. But I think it suffered a lot from its presentation. Kerry Kennedy apparently interviewed a numb ...more
Mar 03, 2009
Dec 24, 2008
 
The Big Sort: Why the Clustering of Like-Minded America is Tearing Us Apart
3.79
really liked it
This book revolves around a thought-provoking theory: over the past 30 years, people have been increasingly self-segregating into communities of like- ...more
Jun 13, 2009
Apr 27, 2009
 
Truth and Fiction in The Da Vinci Code: A Historian Reveals What We Really Know about Jesus, Mary Magdalene & Constantine
3.61
liked it
As the movie of Angels and Demons was being released, I realized that I didn't remember much of the fictitious, conspiracy-theory history underlying T ...more
May 29, 2009
May 30, 2009
 
God's Harvard: A Christian College on a Mission to Save America
3.64
liked it
An interesting look at the culture of a new, evangelical, and very conservative school outside DC (Patrick Henry) thats top administrator sees as a ma ...more
Feb 03, 2009
Aug 09, 2008
 
The Great Divorce
4.28
it was amazing
Probably my favorite of C.S. Lewis's works, and I've read a lot of Lewis. There's too much great here to single out any one thing for praise, but as a ...more
Jun 2004
Apr 10, 2008
 
Mere Christianity
4.31
it was amazing
Apart from the Narnia series as a kid, this was the first C.S. Lewis book I read, and that was back in high school. I've reread this numerous other ti ...more
Jan 1999
Apr 10, 2008
 
Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith
3.98
really liked it
An excellent book about the history of Mormonism, fundamentalism within the Mormon Church, especially as told through the lens of the Lafferty brother ...more
Jul 31, 2008
Aug 09, 2008
 
Children of God (The Sparrow, #2)
4.05
liked it
Very enjoyable, but I didn't think this was as good as The Sparrow.
Sep 12, 2008
Apr 27, 2008
 
The Lord
4.52
None
not set
Apr 10, 2008
 
A Church That Can and Cannot Change: The Development of Catholic Moral Teaching
3.82
it was amazing
None
Mar 29, 2009
Feb 09, 2009
 
Till We Have Faces
4.18
it was amazing
None
Jan 2006
Apr 10, 2008
 
The Screwtape Letters
4.20
it was amazing
None
Jun 2004
Apr 10, 2008
 
Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief
4.02
really liked it
None
Feb 17, 2013
Feb 05, 2013
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