BARBARA’S BOOK

Publishers Weekly, starred review
"Wrestling with God: Stories of Doubt and Faith" book cover with photo of author Barbara Falconer Newhall

"Any seeker of any faith will be blessed to read the words of this fine author and observer."

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My Ever-Changing Family

Our family shrinks and grows. People die. People get born. People get mad and won't talk to you for a while. Kids grow up and find partners of their own, and pretty soon there are brand-new in-laws.

Why Can’t a Dad Be More Like a Mom? . . . Do We Really Want Them To Be?

By Barbara Falconer Newhall, The Oakland Tribune, July 12, 1987 Carol calls them "the little inequities." She is talking about the small, countless ways … [Read more...]

Shepherd Bliss and Men’s Secrets — No Women Allowed

By Barbara Falconer Newhall, The Oakland Tribune, November 1, 1987 One hundred twenty men gathered at tiny St. John-in-Montclair Church in Oakland early … [Read more...]