From the Jan/Feb, 2016 issue of Touchstone
christianity Revealing Snapshots reviewed by James Hitchcock

Book Review

Revealing Snapshots: People and Events That Shaped Christianity
by Ralph E. MacKenzie

Clairmont Bookworks, 2014
(275 pages, $14.99, paperback)

reviewed by James Hitchcock

Ralph E. McKenzie is a Presbyterian layman who has been a tireless and effective agent of ecumenical understanding at the grassroots level, and his latest book is a very useful continuation of that effort.

It is a kind of mini-encyclopedia, with over 200 brief entries, mostly biographical sketches of important figures in the history of Christianity, with equally brief accounts of a few key events and of some . . .


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