takes an uncommonly discerning and sensitive journalist do document
the spiritual character and legacy of an era, and Don Lattin manages
to do so with the masterful aplomb in his instructive and highly readable
Following Our Bliss."
Reviews of Shopping for Faith
appreciation of where we are now and where we are heading in the restless
search for spiritual truth…To their credit, the authors concern
themselves only with an inventory of the spiritual resources that are
available, and they make no value judgments about the choices we may make."
for Faith is as good as it gets in assessing the U.S. religion scene at
personal stories…capture the transformation of the religious landscape.
Religious leaders and scholars would do well to ponder the many pressing
questions raised by Cimino and Lattin’s impressive book."
new book by journalists Richard Cimino and Don Lattin…Their chronicle
of religion and culture finds an abundance of shopping activity…Cimino
and Lattin reach beyond market themes to social issues, culture wars,
the search for community and varieties of spirituality…A helpful
in a while, a book comes along that genuinely pins down religion in the
United States and persuades the reader the future doesn't’t look
so bad. Such a book is Shopping for Faith: American Religion in the New
March 20, 2006