The AlsoLife

Barbara Cawthorne Crafton, Foreword by Nicholas Knisely

Oct/2016, 168 Pages, PAPERBACK, 5.5 x 8.5

ISBN-13: 9780819232892



• Topic of popular interest addressed by a popular author

Playing off the last chapter of her previous book, The Courage to Grow Old, well-beloved author Barbara Crafton looks at the world around us: What do we know about creation? What gift is there for us in the "alsolife" of stars and other organic and non-organic forms of existence? How might that shape the way we see our existence and the God who breathed that life into us? And what might life after death be like?

Audience: Priest, seminary professor, retreat leader, and author, Barbara Crafton is well-known across The Episcopal Church and beyond.

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Barbara Cawthorne Crafton is a popular preacher, retreat leader, and writer who teaches at Marble Collegiate Church and at the General Theological Seminary in New York City. Her articles have appeared in the New York Times, Reader's Digest, Episcopal Life, and many other publications. She is the author of many books, including Called, The Courage to Grow Old, The AlsoLife, Jesus Wept: When Faith and Depression Meet, Mass in Time of War, The Sewing Room, Living Lent, and many others.


Nicholas Knisely is the 13th Bishop of the Diocese of Rhode Island. He earned an undergraduate degree in physics and astronomy and did graduate work in cosmology and solid state physics before entering seminary. He taught physics and astronomy for seven years at Lehigh University and is part of the Episcopal Network for Science, Technology & Faith.

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  • Creation
  • Life after Death
  • Incarnation
  • Existence

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