Books: Evangelic

FOR SINNERS ONLY—A. J. Russell—Harper ($1.50).

This book sold 52,000 copies in England in three months. Propaganda for Frank Nathan Daniel ("Soul-Surgeon") Buchman's "First Century Christian Fellowship," it is "a book about sinners, for sinners, by quite a big sinner." Though he may not be boasting, Sinner Russell is not explicit about himself, is concerned rather, in this rambling, 293-page book, to paint a glowing picture of Buchmanite activity.

While managing editor of London's Sunday Express (he does not name it, calls it simply "perhaps the most Virile and progressive London newspaper"). Sinner...

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