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The Tenth Parallel: Dispatches from the Fault Line between Christianity and Islam

By Eliza Griswold
Picador, updated Aug. 2011
Trade Paper, 336 pages, $14
Audio Book $20

ELIZA GRISWOLD’S TOPIC – the fault line between Islam and Christianity, which has historically been the tenth parallel north of the equator – is one that has long cried out for a treatment offering fair-minded observation, research, and balanced insight. I was pleasantly surprised

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Counterfeit gods offer empty promises

By Timothy Keller
Riverhead (TRD), 2009
Paperback, 240 pages , $17.50

TIMOTHY KELLER KNOWS how to tell Bible stories. Like The Prodigal God before it, his latest book, Counterfeit Gods, is built around them. And every time I read one of those stories, I feel like

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Grand Entrance: Worship on Earth as in Heaven

Reviewed by Tim Perry

By Edith M. Humphrey
Baker Academic, Grand Rapids, 2011; Softcover, 272 pages, $26.50

MANY BOOKS about Christian worship are written with an edge – to denounce or defend this or that denomination, style or practice. A book combining clear convictions with generosity

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Finding Pieces of the Puzzle: A Fresh Look at the Christian Story

By Ronald A.N. Kydd
WIPF & Stock Publishers, Eugene, Oregon, 2011
Softcover, 271 pages,
$31.00 retail or $24.80 direct from publishers

THIS BOOK is a testament to both Ron Kydd’s scholarship and to his understanding of how the ancient Christian world coalesces with the new global reorganization (through immigration) that Christians must understand and address if we are to be a faithful determinate in today’s world.
Kydd, who is Research Professor of Church History at Tyndale Seminary in Toronto, wants to share

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Generous Justice: How God’s Grace Makes Us Just

Reviewed by Howard McPhee

By Timothy Keller
Dutton, New York, 2010
Hardcover, 230 pages, $25

Timothy Keller’s Generous Justice outlines one of the biblical themes that has characterized his preaching of the Word, and one of the principles that has structured the vision and ministry

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