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Contemplating Transformation This Lenten Season

For the many Christians who celebrate the season of Lent, the 40 days leading up to Easter are marked by prayer, sacrifice, and personal transformation. Guided by scriptures, it's a time for reflecting on God's purpose for us as we contemplate the life and the Passion of Jesus Christ. Jeffrey Bowen, director of library programming and public affairs, shares three books that readers may find interesting this Lenten season.

Book covers for Their Eyes Were Watching God, Beloved, and I Want to Do More Than Survive

Black History Month Faculty Recommendations

Elizabeth Parang, Research and Instruction Librarian, recently reached out to faculty member to get their book recommendations for Black History Month.

Book display at Payson featuring books on women's history

Women's History Month Book Recommendations

In celebration of Women's History Month, we reached out to women leaders at Pepperdine and asked them for their recommendations of books by female authors.