Around the World in 80 Days, Day 6: New Zealand – Welcome to Seattle

On Sunday, August 27th, my son, Zachary, and I began our Around the World in 80 Days journey.*  Starting in Birmingham, Alabama, we headed west to Los Angeles, our launching-point to Asia and Australia/Oceania.  Overnighting near the airport, we then had a 15-hour flight to Sydney, Australia.  Our stop there was just long enough to … Read more

The Times

The Times: “Holy War Over the Gospel According to Hitchens”

My latest book, The Faith of Christopher Hitchens, has generated yet another article.  This one appeared in The Times (of London) and is written by Melanie Phillips. It is a strong defense of the book – she actually read it – and underscores several fallacies perpetuated by critics of it. Read the article here. You … Read more

David Horowitz

David Horowitz Weighs-In on “The Faith of Christopher Hitchens” Controversy

Following Saturday’s New York Times article on my book, The Faith of Christopher Hitchens: the Restless Soul of the World’s Most Notorious Atheist, a strong defense of the book has been offered from an unlikely source: eminent author and thinker David Horowitz. Horowitz, a self-described “agnostic and former radical,” knew Christopher Hitchens for almost fifty years. In … Read more

The New York Times

The New York Times on The Faith of Christopher Hitchens

My latest book, The Faith of Christopher Hitchens: The Restless Soul of the World’s Most Notorious Atheist, has (unintentionally) been the focus of some controversy. On the one hand, I am flattered to say that the book has received very high praise from Christianity Today’s Books & Culture; Ravi Zacharias; John Piper’s Desiring God; Oxford … Read more

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Rumors, Internet Trolls, and Twitter Nonsense

My new book, The Faith of Christopher of Christopher Hitchens, has been out for one week and it has created quite a stir. As readers of this blog will know, it has received glowing reviews from writer/speaker Ravi Zacharias; NYT bestselling author Eric Metaxas; MSNBC’s Hardball host Chris Matthews; Oxford University Professor John Lennox; NYT bestselling author … Read more