Archives for October 4, 2012

Some good novels that include theological themes

Recently I've read or listened to (I listen to novels on my ipod while I work out and drive) several excellent novels that include religious-theological themes. They certainly are not books of high theology. By that I mean that the theologies in them are often mixed with folk religion, but I bring them up here because they stand out from other novels due to the centrality and intensity of discussions of theology in them.A common theme in many novels is God and the problem of evil. Three … [Read more...]