Living Faith

Building the Benedict Option

by Leah LibrescoIgnatius PressISBN 9781621642176reviewed by Cathy Duffy The Benedict Option by Rob Dreher raised the issue of how Christians are to function in an increasingly anti-Christian culture. Dreher explored the causes leading up to the present state of events, but he also devotes serious attention to what might be done Read more…

Evangelism

How to Talk to a Skeptic

by Donald J. JohnsonReviewed by Cathy Duffy With a title like How to Talk to a Skeptic, you would expect the author to address all of the typical questions likely to arise in those discussions. But Don Johnson takes a different approach. While the questions skeptics bring up are worth discussing—What about Read more…

Faith Development

The Religious Sense

by Luigi GuissaniReviewed by Cathy Duffy The first in a series of three book by Monsignor Luigi Guissani, this one is essentially an argument for the existence of God from natural law and personal experience. (The other two books deal with the person of Jesus Christ and the Church.) Guissani Read more…

Living Faith

The Benedict Option

Author: Rod DreherReviewed by Cathy Duffy The Benedict Option seems to have stirred up a bit of controversy among Christians. Author Rod Dreher sums up the theme of his book on page 236 in a way that exemplifies the praiseworthiness of the book. I think one paragraph from this page clearly Read more…