Category: Book Reviews

A Thought-Provoking review of A ‘Final Theory’ of God, by Professor Vaughan Pratt of Stanford University

A Thought-Provoking review of A ‘Final Theory’ of God, by Professor Vaughan Pratt of Stanford University

Genesis 1:26 and 3:22 refer to God in the plural. In his thought-provoking review of A ‘Final Theory’ of God, Professor Vaughan Pratt, Professor Emeritus at Stanford University, argues the case for 9 gods,...

Joseph BH McMillan reviews A Study of Perceptions of Evil by Professor Ron Galloway

Joseph BH McMillan reviews A Study of Perceptions of Evil by Professor Ron Galloway

I have written that philosophy is at risk of rendering itself an extravagant academic indulgence. By that I mean it risks becoming so obscure as to be of no relevance to our everyday actions...

Joseph BH McMillan reviews Philosophy is not Dead by Dr Steven Yates 0

Joseph BH McMillan reviews Philosophy is not Dead by Dr Steven Yates

The biggest problem I had with this book is that it is only available on Kindle, and I like to scribble my thoughts in a book as I go along. But that small inconvenience...

Joseph BH McMillan reviews The Science of God by Gerald Schroeder 0

Joseph BH McMillan reviews The Science of God by Gerald Schroeder

My wife thought this book, and Schroeder’s The Hidden Face of God, would be useful to contrast with my forthcoming book (A ‘Final Theory’ of God), which also touches upon the ‘convergence’ of science...

Joseph BH McMillan reviews The God Argument, The Case against Religion and for Humanism, by AC Grayling 0

Joseph BH McMillan reviews The God Argument, The Case against Religion and for Humanism, by AC Grayling

The best I could say about The God Argument is that it is just another contribution to the singularly undistinguished tradition of the ‘thoroughly mediocre … utilitarian Englishmen’ who walk ‘clumsily and honorably in...