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Yesterday (May 10th) marked the birthday of theologian Karl Barth!

In honor of the occasion we offer the following rare video clips of him discussing theology…

*** Books by Karl Barth ***

 
 

1 – On the Confessing Church

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Watch the book trailer video for one of 
this week’s best new book releases:

The Tech-Wise Family:
Everyday Steps for Putting Technology in Its Proper Place

Andy Crouch

Hardback: Baker Books, 2017
Buy Now:  [ Amazon ]  [ Kindle ]

 

A great conversation introducing the book…
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Remembering the life and work of novelist Wallace Stegner on the anniversary of his death…

 
Stegner (February 18, 1909 – April 13, 1993) was an American novelist, short story writer, environmentalist, and historian, often called “The Dean of Western Writers”.  His novel Angle of Repose won the Pulitzer Prize in 1972 and his novel, The Spectator Bird won the U.S. National Book Award in 1977. He also taught Wendell Berry, during Berry’s graduate study at Stanford.
 

*** Other Books by Wallace Stegner ***

 

Watch this PBS documentary on Wallace Stegner,
A Writer’s Life (narrated by Robert Redford).

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Yesterday (Feb. 2) was the birthday of ecologist and nature writer, Janisse Ray. 

 
Here are two wonderful video clips that beautifully convey her passion for being attentive to and caring for the places in which we live.

This I Believe:

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One of this week’s best new book releases is…

My Life, My Love, My Legacy
Coretta Scott King

Hardback: Holt, 2017
Buy Now:  [ Amazon ]   [  Kindle ]
 

*** Read ERB Editor
Chris Smith’s review of this book

 

Here is a great video intro to the book from Good Morning, America,that features a brief interview with King’s daughter, Bernice…

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Today (Dec. 23) marks the anniversary of the death of noted Jewish theologian, Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel.

In honor of the occasion, we offer a series video clips that introduce Heschel’s life and work…

*** Books by Abraham Joshua Heschel

Introductory Clip
from Religion and Ethics Newsweekly:

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One of the best new book releases of the last week was…
 

Liturgy of the Ordinary:
Sacred Practices
in Everyday Life

Tish Harrison Warren

Paperback: IVP Books, 2016
Buy Now:  [ Amazon ]   [ Kindle ]
 

Watch the book trailer for this excellent new book:

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A book trailer video was just released for one of the books forthcoming in the next few months that I’m most excited about…
 
 

The Year of Small Things:
Radical Faith for the Rest of Us

Sarah Arthur / Erin Wasinger

Paperback: Brazos Press, 2016
Pre-order now:  [ Amazon ]  [ Kindle  ]
 

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The trailer for Martin Scorsese’s film adaptation of Shusaku Endo’s classic novel has just been released!

Silence: A Novel
Shusaku Endo

Buy the Book now: [ Amazon

 

*** Read a review of this novel

 

Watch the trailer now:

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Sunday (Nov. 6) marks the birthday of acclaimed pastor and writer, Eugene Peterson…

In honor of the occasion, we offer a series of our favorite brief video clips featuring Eugene Peterson

*** Books by Eugene Peterson

Conversation with Bono on the Psalms:

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