The Weekly Hit List: August 9, 2013

Monk Habits for Everyday People by Dennis Okholm was reviewed by Adam Shields for

“One of my favorite classes at Wheaton College was Systematic Theology with Dennis Okholm.  I think I learned more about theology in that class than I did in all of my theology classes in Divinity School combined. . . . 

Monk Habits for Everyday People is a very readable and interesting look at how Protestants (and more particularly Evangelicals) that are often most interesting in evangelism and salvation can learn from Benedictines about how to live as Christians.”

Read the rest of the review here.



Quick Hits:

The Bible Made Impossible by Christian Smith was reviewed by Michael Cooper for For Christ and Culture.

A Life Observed by Devin Brown was referenced on the C. S. Lewis Blog.


Ebook Specials:

Glittering Vices: A New Look at the Seven Deadly Sins and Their Remedies by Rebecca Konyndyk DeYoung is only $3.99 (76% off) through August 12.