Moving from the Paleolithic age to the present, Karen Armstrong details the great lengths to which humankind has gone in order to experience a sacred reality that it called by many names, such as God, Brahman, Nirvana, Allah, or Dao. Focusing especially on Christianity but including Judaism,... read more
Part One: The Unknown God (From 30,000 BCE to 1500 CE)
1. Homo Religiosus
6. Faith and Reason
Part Two: The Modern God (From 1500 CE to Present)
7. Science and Religion
8. Scientific Religion
12. Death of God?