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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Christmas Is Big. Bigger Than Christianity — And Donald Trump

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Christmas is big -- bigger than Christianity. And it's getting bigger. Our decades-old World Book Encyclopedia devotes … [Read more...]

Was That Old Testament God Just Trying to Keep Us in the Game?

By Barbara Falconer Newhall People like to grumble about the out-datedness of the Bible in general, and of the very male, very judgmental Old … [Read more...]

Xi’An to TX and Mao to LBJ — I’ve Been Traveling and I’m Back

By Barbara Falconer Newhall I had a great September -- starting with on my birthday September 6, which lasted only a few hours because Jon and I were on … [Read more...]

GodsBigBlog: Where — American — Jewish Women Must Move Aside for Men

“Precious Jewish daughter, please move to the side when a man approaches.” So read a number of signs hanging on trees in Williamsburg, a mostly Hasidic … [Read more...]

Book Openers: Why Are All Those Catholics – So Darned Catholic?

By Barbara Falconer Newhall What is at the heart of Catholicism? What makes all those Catholics so tenaciously Catholic? The Rev. Robert Barron would … [Read more...]