The summer Adult Formation series, Faith and Literature, will meet at 10:00 Sunday mornings in the Saint Michael Chapel. Saint Michael clergy will review some of their favorite books. All of the books to be reviewed will be available in the Saint Michael Book Shop.

You can listen to audio recordings from previous classes here.


July 2

The Book of Joy

Authors: Dalai Lama and Bishop Desmond Tutu

Reviewer: Lisa Flores Musser

The Dalai Lama’s and Bishop Desmond Tutu’s stories and teachings about joy, the most recent findings in the science of deep happiness, and the daily practices that anchor their lives.



July 9

Abba’s Child

Author: Brennan Manning

Reviewer: Bob Johnston

A must read for anyone who is serious about doing the hard introspective work of changing their way of life. Not just their situation.



July 16

Maus and the Advent of the Graphic Novel

Author: Art Spiegelman

Reviewer: Bill Murray

Maus, a graphic novel by the American cartoonist Art Spiegelman, depicts the author interviewing his father about his experiences as a Polish Jew and Holocaust survivor.