Mental Health and Holiness are Two Different Things

This post first appeared in February of 2004. It's a review of a forgettable book; I'm reposting it because it points at a common problem in mainstream religion in the United States today.Competitions is the second book of Green's series The Blending, which I panned. So why did I read the second book if I disliked the first? I have three answers. First, Jane liked it rather better than I did, and wanted to read the second book. Second, the premise is somewhat interesting; I was curious … [Read more...]