A brilliant attack against the religious ideas held by many people

By |2011-06-10T08:40:42-07:00May 20th, 2011|Book Reviews, Thoughts|

The Mysterious Stranger By Mark Twain Mark Twain (1835-1910) uses this novel to mock the conventional ideas about God: that God is a loving ever-present entity who wants to help people and reward people who do what he wants done and punishes people who disobey him. He sets his parable in Austria hinting that Austria [...]