Antisemitism: Here and Now

By Deborah E. Lipstadt

Antisemitism: Here and Now

How a pernicious evil persists even today.

The Jewish American Paradox: Embracing Choice in a Changing World

Who gets to decide what it means to be a Jew?

Why Religion? A Personal Story

An historian uses her own experiences to explore the solace, contradictions, and mystery of faith.

The Burning Time

By Virginia Rounding

The Burning Time

An authoritative chronicle of the gruesome era when religious dissenters met their end at the stake.

Crucible of Faith

By Philip Jenkins

Crucible of Faith

A remarkably complex exegesis on the Bible’s most challenging texts.

The Chosen Wars: How Judaism Became an American Religion

Recounting the ways the ancient faith redefined itself in the 18th- and 19th-century United States.

To Change the Church: Pope Francis and the Future of Catholicism

The problem with liberal theology and the pontiff who trumpets it.

The Triumph of Christianity: How a Forbidden Religion Swept the World

From Paul to Constantine, a modest faith’s stunning rise to prominence.