Tag Archives: books

Coming Soon – Jerry Coyne @CFI Toronto

by | May 16, 2015

CFI Canada Toronto Branch welcomes JERRY COYNE University of Chicago evolutionary geneticist on Wednesday, June 10th at 7:30 pm at the OISE Auditorium, 252 Bloor St W to present his new book Tickets are now available through Eventbrite. There will be a book signing after the lecture and an after-event social gathering at a nearby… Read more »

Save the Date: Jerry Coyne in Toronto

by | May 6, 2015

CFI Canada Toronto Branch eagerly awaits Jerry Coyne’s appearance in Toronto. On Wednesday, June 10th at 7:30 pm, Coyne will present on his new book, Faith Versus Fact: Why Science and Religion Are Incompatible, due to be released in Canada by Penguin Random House on May 19th. In his provocative new book, evolutionary biologist Jerry… Read more »

The Gods Are Atheist

by | January 6, 2015

When I was a child I liked to browse the bookshelves in the family home. I knew that many of the books were “for adults”, meaning that they were likely to be prolix, pointlessly obscure, and perversely devoid of any discussion of dinosaurs, spaceships, minotaurs, swordfights and other interesting things, but I still enjoyed reading… Read more »

Jesus Married: Who Cares?

by | November 16, 2014

  Does anyone care whether Jesus was married with children?  York U professor Barrie Wilson and filmmaker Simcha Jacobovici care; they wrote the book, The Lost Gospel: Decoding the Sacred Text that Reveals Jesus’ Marriage to Mary Magdalene. Not everyone is a believer convinced by Wilson and Jacobovici’s theisis. Mark Goodacre and Robert Cargill are… Read more »