Some Links For Holy Week

Joshua Land revisits The Passion and The Last Temptation of Christ.

Ben Witherington offers a detailed critique (with more to come) of Bart Ehrman's Jesus, Interrupted.

The gang at GetReligion wrestles with the Newsweek-announced end (or lack thereof) of Christian America.

Via dotCommonweal, a look at Leonardo's Last Supper in its original context - as sacred art for a dining room.

And in anticipation of tomorrow, the first chapter from Richard John Neuhaus's Death on a Friday Afternoon.

Ross Douthat is a former writer and editor at The Atlantic.

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