Touchstone October 2014 “Divergent Convictions and Contrasting Loyalties”

In this issue:

Volume 32 October 2014 Number 3

“Divergent Convictions and Contrasting Loyalties”



  • Public Christian or Public Church – or Both? – Mark Toulouse
  • The New Atheism – Peter Wyatt
  • Hannah Arendt and Christian Theology – Alan Davies
  • Divergent Convictions and Contrasting Loyalties around Jesus’ Resurrection – Don Schweitzer

From the Heart about the Heart of the Matter

  • “A Baptized and Baptizing Community” – Christine Jerrett


  • Jean Macdonald – Sharon Copeman


  • Blessed are the Consumers: Climate Change and the Practice of Restraint by Sallie McFague – Harold Wells
  • Summoned from the Margin: Homecoming of an African by Lamin Sanneh – David Zub
  • Asylum-Seeking Migration and Church by Susanna Snyder – Sun Do Hyun
  • Waiting for Gospel: An Appeal to the Dispirited Remnants of Protestant “Establishment” by Douglas John Hall – Andrew O’Neill
  • Truth and Relevance: Catholic Theology in French Quebec since the Quiet Revolution by Gregory Baum – Don Schweitzer