A mathematician considers a dozen of the classic arguments in favor of the existence of God, devoting a full chapter to each, and striving to render them accessible to the modern reader--even when he finds them logically inconsistent. John Allen Paulos also offers his own commentary on topics and issues that strike him while considering many of the arguments, making this a sometimes stimulating, sometimes a tad irreverent, excursion into the religious realm.
Pros: It's a logical argument which is actually convincing! Cons: Sam Harris is blurbed on the back! That damages credibility right off The Bottom Line: Beware of gods and pop atheists! I don't buy into the logical arguments against the existance of a god. As I've stated on other reviews, the may work for disproving some gods. But when it comes to disproving the Abrahamic god or just a large, general, all-powerful being, they … more