RELIGION AS WE KNOW IT
An Origin Story
By Jack Miles 128 pp. W.W. Norton & Company. Paper, $14.95.
By Elaine Pagels
JACK MILES’S NEW BOOK opens with a question: What is religion, as we know it? Having edited “The Norton Anthology of World Religions” in 2015, after decades of teaching, this Pulitzer Prize-winning author is well aware of the difficulties of finding a...
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