Top 10 Faith Enriching Books

Since launching this blog in 2009, I have reviewed over 150 books and recommended nearly 100 more.  Starting in 2010, I have published annual lists of my top books published each year (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014). Each year, I have concluded alphabetical top ten lists with the two books that had the greatest impact on my own faith journey during that year.  Together these ten volumes create a list of my Top 10 Recently Published Faith Enriching Books: Diana Butler Read More …

The Age of the Selfie

Galen Guengerich, senior minister of All Souls Unitarian Church (New York City, NY) and of author of God Revised  (one of my top books of 2013), recently wrote about the "selfie culture" on the occasion of the Oxford Dictionary adding this word to their 2013 edition.  Selfies are pictures people take of themselves then share via social media.  They are doing far more than merely cluttering social media feeds.  Guengerich writes: This moment in dictionary history may also represent the Read More …

Review of God Revised

Meet the Author Galen Guengerich is Senior Minister of All Souls Unitarian Church, a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and serves on the Board of Directors of Interfaith Alliance.  Previously, Guengerich has served as Visiting Scholar at Union Theological Seminary. In 2004, he earned a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago; his dissertation is titled Comprehensive Commitments and the Public World: Tillich, Rawls and Whitehead on the Nature of Justice. Book Basics God Revised: Read More …