Emily Whitten

Emily reviews books and movies for WORLD and is a contributor at RedeemedReader.com. She homeschools her two children and sees books through the eyes of a mother.

From Calvin to Henson

Books | Four classic reads
by Emily Whitten
Posted 2/13/20, 03:39 pm

Golden Booklet of the True Christian Life by John Calvin: John Calvin first published The Institutes of the Christian Religion in Latin in 1536. Within these five chapters translated by Henry J. Van Andel, Calvin says the goal of the Christian life is to achieve “a harmony between God’s righteousness and our obedience.” Intended to fortify Christians against life’s trials, Calvin skips flowery language and long paragraphs in favor of bullet points.

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Four classic books

by Emily Whitten
Posted 10/24/19, 01:16 pm

The Great Gatsby

F. Scott Fitzgerald

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Other worlds

Children’s Books | Fantasy and sci-fi for teens
by Emily Whitten
Posted 8/01/19, 02:35 pm


Brandon Sanderson

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