Currently Reading / Recently Read
– Thank You For Being Late (2016), by Thomas Friedman
– Jesus: Neither God Nor Man - The Case for a Mythical Jesus (2005), by Earl Doherty
– Plato at the Googleplex: Why Philosophy Won’t Go Away (2015), by Rebecca Goldstein
– Pillars of Society (1877) by Henrik Ibsen
– After a Many a Summer (1939) by Aldus Huxley
– Stranger in a Strange Land (1961) by Robert A. Heinlein
– The Triumph of Christianity: How the Jesus Movement Became the World’s Largest Religion (2011), by Rodney Stark. I was surprised how evangelical / apologetic this book was. Then I learned that in 2004 he was given a job at the Baptist Christian school, Baylor University.
– Christianity: The First Three Thousand Years (2011), by Diarmaid MacCulloch
– A History of Christianity (1976), by Paul Johnson. This is the best single volume book I have come across overviewing the history of Christianity.
– Good Without God, by Greg M. Epstein
– Inferno, by Dan Brown (recomended… an excellent tale)
– Sword Song, by Bernard Cornwell (Enjoyed. I recommend the series)
The Complete Sherlock Holmes, by Arthur Conan Doyle
Jonathan Livingston Seagull, by Richard Bach
Siddhartha, by Hermann Hesse
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values, by Robert M. Pirsig
The Source, by James Michener
Tao Te Ching, by Lao Tzu
Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies , by Jared Diamond
Blue Highways: A Journey into America, by William Least Heat-Moon.
The Snow Leopard, by Peter Matthiessen.
Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion. By Sam Harris.
The Hero’s Journey, by Joseph Campbell.
Ransom, by Jay McInerney.