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Woodbine Willie: An Unsung Hero of World War One

R. Holman

Oxford: Lion Hudson, 2013. Pp. 222. Pb. £9.99.

ISBN 978-0-7459-5561-2.

Reviewed by Michael Brierley, Worcester Cathedral                                                                              


Muddling Through: The Organisation of British Army Chaplaincy in World War One, Helion Studies in Military History 25.

P. J. Howson

Solihull: Helion and Co., 2013. Pp. 237. Hb.

ISBN 978-1-909384-20-0.

Reviewed by Michael Brierley, Worcester Cathedral  


Faith under Fire: Anglican Army Chaplains and the Great War

E. Madigan

Basingstoke and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011. Pp. xii, 296. Hb. £60.

ISBN 978-0-230-23745-2.

Reviewed by Michael Brierley, Worcester Cathedral  


The Clergy in Khaki: New Perspectives on British Army Chaplaincy in the First World War

M. F. Snape and E. Madigan, eds.

Farnham and Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing, 2013. Pp. xvi, 222. Hb. £65.

ISBN 978-1-4094-3000-1.

Reviewed by Michael Brierley, Worcester Cathedral  


 

The Church of England and the First World War, 3rd edn.

A. B. Wilkinson

Cambridge: Lutterworth Press, 2014. Pp. xiv, 370. Pb. £22.50.

ISBN 978-0-7188-9321-7.

 

Reviewed by Michael Brierley, Worcester Cathedral 


 

The Fantasy of Reunion: Anglicans, Catholics, and Ecumenism, 1833-1882

M. D. Chapman

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. x, 329. Hb. £55.

ISBN 979-0-19-968806-07.

Reviewed by Martyn Percy, Ripon College Cuddesdon, Oxford.                                                         


The Catholic Church and World Religions: A Theological and Phenomenological Account.

G. D’Costa, ed.

London and New York: T. and T. Clark International, 2011. Pp. x, 220. Pb.

ISBN 978-0567466976.

Reviewed by Paul Hedges, University of Winchester                                                                      


Before Religion: A History of a Modern Concept

B. Nongbri

New Haven, CT, and London: Yale University Press, 2013. Pp. x, 275. Hb.

ISBN 978-0-300-15416-0.

Jonathan Clatworthy, Liverpool                                                                                   


Quakering Theology: Essays on Worship, Tradition and Christian Faith

D. L. Johns

Farnham and Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing, 2013. Pp. xvi, 165. Hb. £50.

ISBN 978-1-4094-5616-2.

Reviewed by Rachel Muers, University of Leeds                                                                                     


Transforming Masculinities in African Christianity: Gender Controversies in Times of AIDS

A. S. van Klinken

Farnham and Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing, 2013. Pp. x, 224. Hb. £55.

ISBN 978-1-4094-5114-3.

Reviewed by Adrian Thatcher, University of Exeter                                                                               


The Tradition of Liberal Theology

M. J. Langford

Grand Rapids, MI, and Cambridge: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., 2014. Pp. viii, 166. Pb. £11.99. ISBN 978-0-8028-6981-4.

Reviewed by John Saxbee, Haverfordwest                                                                                              


Postliberal Theology: A Guide for the Perplexed

R. T. Michener

London and New York: Bloomsbury T. and T. Clark, 2013. Pp. viii, 186. Pb. £14.99.

ISBN 978-0-567-03005-4.

Reviewed by Mike Higton, Durham University                                                                                      


Seeing in the Dark: Pastoral Perspectives on Suffering from the Christian Spiritual Tradition

C. Chapman

London: Canterbury Press, 2013. Pp. xviii, 182. Pb.

ISBN 978-1-84825-259-2.

Reviewed by Peter Longson, London