*** DEBUG START ***
*** DEBUG END ***

More John Henry Newman book reviews

by
15 November 2019

ROD GARNER’s Bright Evening Star: A portrait of John Henry Newman (Liverpool Hope University, £8.99; 978-1-8987-491-9-6) is an Anglican author’s perspective in 124 pages plus notes and suggestions for further reading, and Professor Wheeler commends it.

More popular in style are Michael Collins’s Newman: A short biography, by a Roman Catholic priest who studied at University College, Dublin (Messenger Publications, £8.95 (£8.05); 978-1-78812-105-7), and, originally published in 1983, Newman at Littlemore by Bernard Bassett SJ (Gracewing, £7.99 (£7.20); 978-0-85244-942-4). This has been updated for the new edition.

None of these books has an index, but the latter two have black-and-white illustrations in the text.

Church Times Bookshop

Save money on books reviewed or featured in the Church Times. To get your reader discount:

> Click on the “Church Times Bookshop” link at the end of the review.

> Call 0845 017 6965 (Mon-Fri, 9.30am-5pm).

The reader discount is valid for two months after the review publication date. E&OE

Forthcoming Events

14 September 2020
Festival of Pilgrimage
From Christ Church Oxford: a chance to reflect theologically on pilgrimage and come away with practical ideas for your parish.   Book tickets

29 September 2020
Festival of Preaching
A one-day online version of our popular preaching festival. With Mark Oakley, Sam Wells and Anna Carter Florence.   Book tickets

Job of the Week

Clerical

The Church Times Archive

Read reports from issues stretching back to 1863, search for your parish or see if any of the clergy you know get a mention.

FREE for Church Times subscribers.

Explore the archive

Welcome to the Church Times

​To explore the Church Times website fully, please sign in or subscribe.

Non-subscribers can read four articles for free each month. (You will need to register.)