Again, this is an excellent book and very easy to understand.
As Kimball points out religion at its best can be very good, while at its worst it reaches depths of depravity seldom seen in simple non-religious disputes.
Bad religion is as real as good religion, just as bad politics are as real as good politics.
A very timely message for our times to help us identify when religion crosses the line from helpful to dangerous. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Susan L. Stedman
Charles Kimball seems well qualified to write about the dangers of religion. As the book jacket tells us, he is a professor of religion at Wake Forest University and an ordained... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Fezziwig
The book was a choice for a church sponsored book club, and the title caught my attention. While a number of the author's points left me pondering, I found that overall the book... Read morePublished on April 8, 2013 by Carol Wordsmith
Surprizingly written by a Baptist minister with a extremely wide range of knowledge from all over the world, this book is probably the most informational in this field regarding... Read morePublished on April 4, 2013 by Carol B
I am sure it is a good book, but I just could not get into all the detailed information. I think this would be a good book for a class that meets on a regular basis.Published on March 9, 2013 by Yvonne Modlin
Kimball provides an excellent historical comparison of the major religions and the similarity that exists between them while recognizing the differences which set them apart. Read morePublished on February 14, 2013 by Karl Hoffmann