A Christian theist, modern humanist, and Eastern pantheist have a discussion. Book review.


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Book review: Between Heaven & Hell by Peter Kreeft (A Dialog Somewhere Beyond Death with John F. Kennedy, C.S. Lewis & Aldous Huxley), InterVarsity Press, 1982. Available here.

I recently stumbled upon this book at a local consignment shop that sells a little bit of everything, including books. Peter Kreeft caught my eye as I appreciated a book where he interacted with Pascal’s Pensees. (My blog’s title is taken from a statement by Blaise Pascal.) Kreeft is a Roman Catholic professor, theologian, philosopher, and apologist.

I was immediately intrigued by the book and moved it up in my “to read” pile. In it, Peter Kreeft imagines that John F. Kennedy, C.S. Lewis, and Aldous Huxley – while dead but not having made it to their eternal destiny yet – have a discussion about spiritual matters. They all died on November 22, 1963. Lewis represents a Christian theist position, Kennedy a…

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