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Author
Howatch, Susan, 1940-
Reviewer
Farris, Lawrence W.
Record Type
Book Review
Journal
Christian Century
Date
1995 October 25
Author
Segal, Erich, 1937-2010
Reviewer
Ottenhoff, John
Record Type
Book Review
Journal
Christian Century
Date
1992 August 12-19
Author
Segal, Erich, 1937-2010
Reviewer
Ottenhoff, John
Record Type
Book Review
Journal
Christian Century
Date
1992 August 12-19
Volume
109
Issue
24
Page
747-749
Notes
In his latest effort "Acts of Faith, popular novelist Erich Segal tries to deal with some troubling religious questions. In the view of John Ottenhoff, the novel fails to live up to the promise of its premise.
Subjects
Fiction - Religious aspects - Book reviews
Judaism - Fiction - Book reviews
Catholic Church - Fiction - Book reviews
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The Anchor Bible Dictionary

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/article13093
Author
Freedman, David Noel, 1922-2008
Reviewer
Brawley, Robert L.
Record Type
Book Review
Journal
Christian Century
Date
1993 April 21
Author
Freedman, David Noel, 1922-2008
Reviewer
Brawley, Robert L.
Record Type
Book Review
Journal
Christian Century
Date
1993 April 21
Volume
110
Issue
13
Page
426-427
Notes
Review of the six volume project. The list of contributors is broadly ecumenical and international.
Subjects
Bible - Dictionaries - Book reviews
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The Assemblies of God : a chapter in the story of American Pentecostalism

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/article4709
Author
Blumhofer, Edith L., 1950-
Reviewer
Faupel, David William, 1944-
Record Type
Book Review
Journal
Christian Century
Date
1990 October 17
Author
Blumhofer, Edith L., 1950-
Reviewer
Faupel, David William, 1944-
Record Type
Book Review
Journal
Christian Century
Date
1990 October 17
Volume
107
Issue
29
Page
938-941
Notes
In an extended review of Blumhofer's two-volume history of the Assemblies of God, author highlights the restoration motif in the denomination's history.
Subjects
Pentecostalism - United States - Book reviews
Assemblies of God - Book reviews
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The Battered Wife: How Christians Confront Family Violence

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/article24985
Author
Nason-Clark, Nancy, 1956-
Reviewer
Leehan, James (James Edward), 1939-
Record Type
Book Review
Journal
Christian Century
Date
1998 August 26 - September 2

Beatification Set

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/article9356
Journal
Christian Century
Date
1991 November 6
Journal
Christian Century
Date
1991 November 6
Volume
108
Issue
32
Page
1026
Notes
Jose Maria Escriva de Balaguer, a Spanish priest who died in 1975 and who founded the secretive and controversial Opus Dei movement in 1928, will undergo beatification in a ceremony in May 1992 conducted by Pope John Paul II.
Subjects
Escriva de Balaguer, Josemaria, Saint, 1902-1975
Opus Dei (Society)
Saints - Catholic Church
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Belief in God in an Age of Science

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/article24600
Author
Polkinghorne, John C. (John Charlton), 1930-
Reviewer
Hefner, Philip, 1932-
Record Type
Book Review
Journal
Christian Century
Date
1998 May 20 - 27
Author
Polkinghorne, John C. (John Charlton), 1930-
Reviewer
Hefner, Philip, 1932-
Record Type
Book Review
Journal
Christian Century
Date
1998 May 20 - 27
Volume
115
Issue
16
Page
533-539
Notes
Polkinghorne stands out as perhaps the most celebrated scientist of his generation to have taken holy orders.
Subjects
Polkinghorne, John C. (John Charlton), 1930- - Book reviews
Religion and science - Baptists
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Beyond the Threshold: A Life in Opus Dei

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/article24043
Author
Tapia, Maria del Carmen, 1925-
Reviewer
Cunneen, Joseph E., 1923-2012
Record Type
Book Review
Journal
Christian Century
Date
1998 March 11
Author
Tapia, Maria del Carmen, 1925-
Reviewer
Cunneen, Joseph E., 1923-2012
Record Type
Book Review
Journal
Christian Century
Date
1998 March 11
Volume
115
Issue
8
Page
267-268
Notes
The author worked for almost five years as a personal secretary to Opus Dei's founder, Msgr. Jose Maria Escriva de Balaguer. Her book is a comprehensive account of the inner workings of the women's branch of Opus Dei.
Subjects
Opus Dei (Society) - Book reviews
Women in the Catholic Church - Book reviews
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The brother of Jesus : the dramatic story and meaning of the first archaeological link to Jesus and his family

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/article31670
Author
Shanks, Hershel, 1930-
Witherington, Ben, 1951-
Reviewer
Dart, John
Record Type
Book Review
Journal
Christian Century
Date
2003 May 3
Author
Shanks, Hershel, 1930-
Witherington, Ben, 1951-
Reviewer
Dart, John
Record Type
Book Review
Journal
Christian Century
Date
2003 May 3
Volume
120
Issue
9
Page
11-12
Notes
A discussion of the book by Shanks and Witherington about the "Ossuary of James" with the inscribed Aramaic phrase "James, son of Joseph, brother of Jesus". It "offers a helpful account of the archaeological debate, coming down on the side of the relic's authenticity. Goes on to a larger discussion of James in particular and the family of Jesus in general.
Subjects
James, Brother of the Lord, Saint - Book reviews
Jesus Christ - Family - Book reviews
Christianity - Origin - Book reviews
Ossuaries - Palestine - Book reviews
Archaeology - Religious aspects - Christianity - Book reviews
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Casino wars : ethics and economics in Indian country

http://archives.anglican.ca/en/permalink/article15519
Author
Magnuson, Jon
Journal
Christian Century
Date
1994 February 16
Author
Magnuson, Jon
Journal
Christian Century
Date
1994 February 16
Volume
111
Issue
5
Page
169-171
Notes
"The responses of Christian churches to Indian gaming reflect deeper issues about ethics, spirtuality and the complex face of racism".
Subjects
Gambling - United States
Gambling - Religious aspects - Christianity
Indians of North America - Gambling - United States
Indians of North America - Gambling - Canada
Mercredi, Ovide (Ovide William), 1946-
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