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Articles > 2012 > 16 November > Reviews > Book reviews >

Feeding the minds of serious Christians

The lectures that form Dr Williams's book are brilliant and subtle, declares David Martin

 

Faith in the Public Square
Rowan Williams
Bloomsbury £20
(978-1-4081-8758-6)
Church Times Bookshop £16 (Use code CT285 )

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