Is He Fit?

Rowan’s Rule
The Biography of the Archbishop of Canterbury
Rupert Shortt
Wm. B. Eerdmans, $30, 344 pp.

Rowan’s Rule is Rupert Shortt’s second book on Rowan Williams, the 104th archbishop of Canterbury. His first was Rowan Williams: An Introduction (Darton Longman and Todd, 2003). Following that book Shortt undertook a profile of the pope, Benedict XVI: Commander of the Faith (Hodder & Stoughton, 2005), and God’s Advocates: Christian Thinkers in...

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About the Author

Oliver Larry Yarbrough is Tillinghast Professor of Religion at Middlebury College, and a priest in the Episcopal Diocese of Vermont.