The Epic Story of Christianity

Dominion, by Tom Holland. At the Catholic Herald 

Can Islam ever accept higher criticism?

Last night’s Islam: The Untold Story will have made uncomfortable viewing for some people. It certainly seemed to be for one of the featured experts, Seyyed Hossein Nasr, an Iranian Islamic philosopher who had the look of a man whose faith is facing the rising tide of scepticism and godlessness. It is one Christians of the past century and a half, from the early days of higher criticism to the recent plummet in religious attendance, will recognise well. In this… Read on