Book Review: Thy Kingdom Come – A Quaker`s View of Jesus.

Book Review: Thy Kingdom Come – A Quaker`s View of Jesus.

Ingmar Hollsing is a Swedish Friend, a teacher, and holds a Bachelor of Divinity from Uppsala University which specialises in the historical Jesus. He reads English and German, so is able to access sources in those languages, as well as his native Swedish. This book...
Book review: The Spy Who Tried to Stop a War

Book review: The Spy Who Tried to Stop a War

This book, by Marcia and Thomas Mitchell, tells the story of Katherine Gun, an employee of Government Communications Headquarters in the UK, who, in 2003, leaked a secret e-mail in the hope that it would prevent an illegal war. She achieved fame by saying “I...

Book review: Outgrowing God – a beginner’s guide

Richard Dawkins is undoubtedly one of the great science communicators of our age.  Starting with The Selfish Gene in 1976, he has produced a veritable library of books describing evolution in a range of vivid metaphors. Unfortunately along the way he inevitably...