A God of the Times
Jeffrey Burton Russell on human perceptions of the divine.
THE EVOLUTION OF GOD.
By Robert Wright.
Little, Brown. 554 pp. $25.99
Reviewed by Jeffrey Burton Russell
The Evolution of God is not an account of how God himself evolved (though a few theologians find that not impossible). Instead, Robert Wright’s personable, often witty, and occasionally persuasive book traces human perceptions of the...