Today I went to the famous Foyles bookshop in Charing Cross Road..

I didn’t buy this but its a translation of Harry Potter into ancient Greek!


I already have this book but it’s an essential reference work. The best of its kind.


This book documents the diverse and competing Christianities in the early church. Very readable.



I bought this book. Pretty advanced stuff but utterly fascinating. Not cheap at £47.99 (!)


I was surprised to see there is now an abridged paperback version of Raymond Brown’s great work. It’s about half the size of the original. Tempted, but I didn’t buy it.


Categories: Books, Christianity, History, Islam, Recommended Reading

4 replies

  1. Good to know you recommend Charles Freeman’s book. I have been searching around for christian history and was a little bit unsure about it.

    Yesterday i bought a book entitled The first thousand years; a global history of Christianity by Robert Louis Wilken.

    Do you recognize his name?

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  2. lololol “arios Potaer”


  3. Review the ibn taymiya book please

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