From Publishers Weekly
Copyright 1993 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
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Nor, is this a book that you can just read leisurely in one setting, it must be read a second time to be absorbed.
This is not a book to bring you closer to God, it will instead stimulate your mind and help you understand why a lot of the things are the way they are in the world.
This book does a great job of tracking the history of God through each of his religions, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.
I've not finished reading all of it but I do greatly appreciate having it. I helps with a better sense of from where the common concept of God comes and gives a better basis of... Read morePublished 7 days ago by Glen Shue
Karen Armstrong is an incredible person and a scholar who can make these ideas clear, informative and intriguing.Published 15 days ago by Player Mom
Great book. I do disagree on some points. Seems overly defensive of Islam.Published 23 days ago by Mark Thrice
Quite a book to get through but thoroughly enjoyed the unbiased knowledge.Published 1 month ago by ecandydesigns
Literate, complete, thoughtful. She knows what she is talking about. Even well written and documented. A really good scholar.Published 1 month ago by Claudia A. Bartelt
Probably me, but I found it awkward when the author talks about how we create our gods, but then God influencing this or that (according to scripture); I guess the clarifying text... Read morePublished 1 month ago by L. Cannon