August 2, 2013
Two books provide insights into suffering and joy from different angles Recipe for Joy: A Stepmom's Story of Finding Faith, Following Love and Feeding a Family by Robin Davis. Loyola Press (Chicago, 2013). 147 pp., $13.95. Stations of the Heart: Parting with a Son by Richard Lischer. Alfred A. Knopf (New York, 2013). 247 pp., $25.
July 26, 2013
Author finds refreshing balance in assessing a controversial pope The Life and Pontificate of Pope Pius XII: Between History and Controversy by Frank J. Coppa. Catholic University of America Press (Washington, 2013). 306 pp., $29.95.
July 12, 2013
Sociological study looks at churches' support for interfaith marriages 'Til Faith Do Us Part: How Interfaith Marriage Is Transforming America by Naomi Schaefer Riley. Oxford University Press (New York, 2013). 234 pp., $24.95.