Summer 2023 • Volume 105 • Number 3

Editors’ Note

Editors’ Notes
Jason A. Fout and Jenifer S. Hughes


The Markyate Project: An Anglican response to logoclasm Grace Gibbs DuPree

Worship without words? The strange sacramental thought of the ever-memorable John Hales of Eton Daniel F. Graves

Grappling with legacies of pain, shame, and blame in independent schools: Reclaiming lament and refocusing praise through psalm 22 Michael E. Spencer

Round Table on Stephanie Spellers’ The Church Cracked Open

Let the cracking open continue: Believing in kenosis, practicing solidarity for the common good Francisco Garcia

Spirit in the Sisters: The Church Cracked Open Winnie Sara Varghese

Embracing Cracks; Deepening Community: A Riff on Stephanie Spellers, The Church Cracked Open by James W. Perkinson James W. Perkinson

Our Church on the edge of the future: What I’m saving from the past, what I’m asking of the future R. William Franklin

Kenosis to Solidarity: A Reflection on The Church Cracked Open by Stephanie Spellers Drew Jackson

Conversions within (and beyond) a Church Cracked Open Stephanie Spellers

Review in Depth

How cursing can be an act of Christian love Rebecca W. Poe Hays

Making piety popular: The literary qualities of devotional theology Katherine Goodwin


Four Poems by Kimberly L. Becker Kimberly L. Becker

Book Reviews

Stefanos Alexopoulos and Maxwell E. Johnson, Introduction to Eastern Christian Liturgies Mark Roosien

Justin Ariel Bailey, Interpreting Your World: Five Lenses for Engaging Theology and Culture Francis Jr. S. Samdao

Susan Beaumont, How to Lead When You Don’t Know Where You’re Going: Leading in Laminal Season Lyndon Shakespeare

Alan J. Roxburgh, Joining God in the Great Unraveling: Where We Are & What I’ve Learned Lyndon Shakespeare

Peter W.M. Blayney, The Printing and the Printers of The Book of Common Prayer, 1549-1561 Charles Hefling

Gary Commins, Evil and the Problem of Jesus Brendan Barnicle

Jordan Daniel Wood, The Whole Mystery of Christ: Creation as Incarnation in Maximus Confessor Jason T. Eslicker

Chris Furr with William J. Barber II, Melissa Florer-Bixler, Robyn Henderson-Espinoza, and Matthias Roberts, Straight White Male: A Faith-Based Guide to Deconstructing Your Privilege and Living with Integrity William Kondrath

Ty Paul Monroe, Putting on Christ: Augustine’s Early Theology of Salvation and the Sacraments Thomas Haviland-Pabst

Julia Mourant, Listening to Your Soul: A Personal Direction Workbook Christine M. NG

Andrew Root, The Church after Innovation: Questioning Our Obsession with Work, Creativity, and Entrepreneurship Lyndon Shakespeare

Leah D. Schade and Margaret Bullitt-Jonas, Rooted & Rising: Voices of Courage in a Time of Climate Crisis Brendan Barnicle

David B. Yaden and Andrew B. Newberg, The Varieties of Spritual Experience: 21st Century Research and Perspectives Charles D. Mayer

Samuel Yonas Deressa and Mary Sue Dreier, Forming Leaders for the Public Church: Vocation in Twenty-First Century Societies Siri Erickson