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"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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A Case of the Human Condition: Walking the Walker in Minneapolis

After the Religion Newswriters Conference in Minneapolis in September, I took time out to visit our son Peter. Together we took a walk around the Walker Art Center. Here’s what we saw.


A Case of the Human Condition: Living the Good Life — In Minneapolis

Photos from the Midwest’s best-kept secret: lively, liveable Minneapolis.


Book Openers: Want to Shock Your Atheist Family? Convert to Christianity

By Barbara Falconer Newhall

When Samir Selmanovic converted to Christianity as a young soldier in the Yugoslav army, his Croatian family – especially his father – was heartbroken. “They hired top psychiatrists to talk to me,” Selmanovic said.


A Case of the Human Condition: I’ve Got One — And So Does My Mom

My mother is in the hospital. That means I’ll be doing a lot driving — and not so much writing.


Do Books Have Rights? This One Didn’t. I Threw It in the Trash.

It was a book, a children’s book. But I dumped it in the garbage anyway. I threw it out the way I would toss out a dead flashlight battery or a slab of moldy cheddar.