Book review: St. Anselm defined theology as "faith seeking understanding." In John Van Hagen's Agnostic at the Altar, the author might define his fascinating theological journey as "doubt seeking understanding."
Book review: If there is one sentence that summarizes what historian Jesuit Fr. John O'Malley sees in the radical shift from Trent and Vatican I to Vatican II, it is: "Tradition is not inert but dynamic."
Fall Books, review roundup:Inconvenient Memories hinges on Anna Wang's experience with Tiananmen Square and her grandmother; John Connell writes about cows and his father; and Claudia D. Hernández can't get over her mother.