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This book is a worthwhile read for anyone who has a desire to explore the possibility and probability that God exists and has revealed himself.
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This was a pretty good book but nothing out of the ordinary for Christian apologists. As a history of religion it is definitely slanted, and heavily, toward the Christian view of... Read morePublished 12 months ago by David S. Wellhauser
This impeccably researched work will challenge your beliefs, whatever they are. Stark does a fine job of laying out the tenants of the major religions in an objective and thorough... Read morePublished 16 months ago by Richard C Kuhlman
I greatly enjoyed this book. Stark gives a very readable and interesting review of the origins of the great religions. Read morePublished 19 months ago by D. Krupp
Oh...I found him. At first glance you may think this is a Where's Waldo? about God book. It's not, sorry; spoiler.Published 23 months ago by Melodramatic
Nice overview on religious history told in a fair manner, though there was nothing really new for this skeptical reviewer/reader. Read morePublished on March 8, 2013 by Hans Castorp
If you like text books this is for you. Not an easy read. Very mundane and dry. Oh yeah, and I don't believe in god.Published on February 6, 2013 by 512
Rodney Stark's dual trademarks of thoroughgoing feistiness and incisive historical analysis are on full display in "Discovering God. Read morePublished on January 1, 2012 by B.R. Gilded
This sociologist of religion favors "divine accommodation" as his model: "God's revelations are always limited to the current capacity of humans to comprehend"--sometimes "baby... Read morePublished on December 13, 2011 by John L Murphy