Book Reviews

Spiritual Guides Portraits of four spiritual exemplars who insist on the need for radical change of heart. Teachers
Creating a World Without Poverty A visionary work on shaking up the world with new social businesses. Vision
Faithful Practices A celebration of the zest, creativity, and resilience of everyday spirituality. Faith
Enlightenment Town A tour of a mecca for 25 religious centers in Crestone, Colorado. Hospitality
Pocket Dictionary of Christian Spirituality A handy pocket Dictionary running from Abandonment to Zion Devotion
Mapping Religion and Spirituality in a Postsecular W… Eleven essays on the sea changes that are transforming religion and spirituality. Devotion
Violence Twenty-eight glimpses of a culture drowning in a sea of violence. Peace
Pause, Breathe, Smile Explores the ethical dimensions of mindfulness Attention
Dancing With the Gods A passionate and joyful celebration of working in the arts. Imagination
Religious Freedom A riveting book about religious freedom's encounter with the dark clouds of white supremacy, empire, and racial prejudice. Hope
The Arrogance of Faith Insights into American churches' fundamental bigotry. Shadow
Soul Force A way of life that unleashes power for positive change. Transformation
Everyday Mysticism A deft and telling portrait of Neot Smardar, an intentional community living in the Southern Israeli desert. Listening
How to Make the World a Better Place An abundance of ideas, resources, and encouragement for first-time activists and others. Transformation
Individualism and Public Life A look at the dangers of politics that merely protect or enhance private interests. Connections
The Battle Hymn of the Republic The paradoxical history of America's popular and unofficial national anthem. Shadow
A Spirituality of Listening How to pay attention, focus, discern, attend, and be aware in the company of others. Listening
Care for Creation A collection of words from Pope Francis about challenges we face in unspooling a revolution of tenderness. Hope
These Truths A bold, well-written, and immersive one-volume history of the United States. Questing
Hearth An anthology by distinguished writers from around the world on significances of community and place. Hospitality