Alister E. McGrath is a historian, biochemist, and Christian theologian born in Belfast, Northern Ireland. McGrath, a longtime professor at Oxford University, now holds the Chair in theology, ministry, and education at the University of London. He is the author of several books on theology and history, including Christianity’s Dangerous Idea; In the Beginning, and The Twilight of Atheism. He lives in Oxford, England and lectures regularly in the United States.
McGrath is a good writer and one of the first people to tackle the "New Atheism" head on. This book, Why God Won't Go Away, basically takes the New Atheists to task for... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Paul Stein
Alister McGrath has given the world an important counter argument to the endless banality of the "Four Horsemen" of New Atheism. Read morePublished 16 months ago by John R. Robison
Why God Won't Go Away, written by Alister McGrath, begins by defining the "New Atheism" and who its proponents are. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Baker Mom
Truth seekers on either side of the ideological divide.
A book that challenges current perceptions that the New Atheism of Dawkins, Harris, Hitchens and others must be... Read more
Why God Won't Go Away by Alister McGrath
In his book, Why God Won't Go Away, Alister McGrath acquaints his reader with "new atheism", a term apparently coined in 2006. Read more
This book works very well as an introduction to the ongoing discussions of the debates initiated by the so-called New Atheists, as well as a concise synopsis of the major related... Read morePublished 22 months ago by david
I have used this book extensively with discussions with an atheist and its arguments are top-notch.
An excellent reference along with McGrath's other books on Dawkins.
This book brought perspective to me about the anti-theists and their mission and now I understand the intensity of the battle for the human soul.Published on June 9, 2013 by CorryZee