Kenneth A. Briggs The Philadelphia Inquirer
The Compendium of stories is rich and intriguing....a solid contribution to the study of comparative religion.
Annie Dillard All roads to the sacred run through the tricky terrain of miracles. For those making the journey, Ken Woodward's The Book of Miracles
is a wise and delightful guide.
Colman McCarthy The Washington Post Book World
Journalists are rarely scholars, scholars are rarely journalists. Kenneth L. Woodward...ably displays a mastery of both roles.
William F. Buckley, Jr. There is nowhere else to go to survey the whole scene, meaning Buddhism, Hinduism, and Islam. Absolutely necessary for those who are curious.
About the Author
Kenneth L. Woodward
has been Religion Editor at Newsweek
for thirty-six years. His articles have appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Smithsonian, Commonweal, The Nation,
among other publications. He is also the winner of a National Magazine Award and the author of Making Saints.