Princeton Theological Seminary asked McEntyre, a professor at Westmont, to give the Stone Lectures, and she essayed into her subject with twelve insights: 1. Love words 2. Tell the truth 3. Don’t tolerate lies 4. Read well 5. Stay in conversation 6. Share stories 7. Love the long sentence 8. Practice poetry 9. Attend to translation 10. Play 11. Pray 12. Cherish silence.

Scot McKnight reviews Marilyn Chandler McEntyre’s Caring for Words in a Culture of Lies