Selina O’Grady was a television producer for BBC1’s moral documentary series Heart of the Matter, Channel 4’s live open-ended chat show After Dark and was also a producer on Radio 4’s history series Leviathan. She was a regular reviewer for the San Francisco Chronicle, Literary Review and Tablet and the co-editor of two books: Great Spirits: The Fifty-Two Christians who Most Influenced their Millennium and A Deep But Dazzling Darkness, an anthology from Anglo-Saxon to modern times of the experience of belief and disbelief.
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Press
At the time of Jesus' birth , the world was full of gods. Thousands of them jostled, competed and merged with one another. In Syria ecstatic devotees castrated themselves in the streets to become...