Saint John the Baptist

  From Jewish Antiquities written by Flavius Josephus in about 93 AD: “Now some of the Jews thought that the destruction of Herod’s army came from God as a just punishment of what Herod had done against John who was called the Baptist. For Herod had killed this good man, who had commanded the Jews to exercise…

Confessions

  The best translation A timeless classic and I am sure many have said similar and for very good reasons which are apparent to anyone who wants to learn more about the faith of this Saint. The writing and translation in this Penguin edition is far superior in my opinion to the OUP edition. Compare…

On a wing and a prayer

A book review on the ‘The God Delusion’ by Richard Dawkins You will learn quite a lot about when to use adverbs in polemical discourse but next to nothing about God. Richard Dawkins has not a clue about religious experience. Like many arrogant and otherwise intelligent people he thinks that because he has not experienced…