Jack Miles


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Jack Miles (b. 1942) is an American author and winner of both the Pulitzer Prize and the MacArthur Fellowship. His work on religion, politics, and culture has appeared in numerous national publications, including The Atlantic Monthly, The New York Times, The Boston Globe, The Washington Post, and The Los Angeles Times.

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Average rating: 3.92 · 3,585 ratings · 399 reviews · 25 distinct worksSimilar authors
God: A Biography

3.92 avg rating — 2,359 ratings — published 1995 — 25 editions
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Christ: A Crisis in the Lif...

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God in the Qur'an

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Religion as We Know It: An ...

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“You think you are alone. Then you raise your eyes, and you are surrounded.”
Jack Miles

“The profound originality of a divine-human pact in which both parties complain endlessly about each other has too rarely been acknowledged as such.”
Jack Miles, God: A Biography

“Lord can restore a covenant with Israel and yet continue”
Jack Miles, God: A Biography

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July/August 2021 Group Read
Pulitzer Prize in Biography, General Nonfiction, or History

 
  12 votes, 34.3%

 
  6 votes, 17.1%

 
  6 votes, 17.1%

God: A Biography by Jack Miles, Winner Biography, 1996
 
  4 votes, 11.4%

 
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  3 votes, 8.6%

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