A passionate and important book on the state of Christianity from the Sunday Times bestselling author of Leaving Alexandria
'One of the most extraordinary churchmen of our time' Sunday TimesRichard Holloway was Bishop of Edinburgh and Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church until he stood down in 2000. He was a Gresham Professor of Divinity in the City of London and 1997 to 2001 and a member of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority from 1990 to 1997. He is the author of over thirty books, including a bestselling memoir Leaving Alexandria.
* With imagination and audacity, Richard Holloway's Doubts and Loves offers a fearless critique of the faith, with uncertainty and disbelief accorded full dignity. Sunday Herald * It will appeal to all of us who continue to be interested in the moral challenge of our time -- Jeanette Winterson * A sensitive, brave and inspiring book -- Karen Armstrong * A thoughtful, playful, courageous and deeply altruistic book ... a fine companion for anyone who wishes to live a life of any depth -- A. L. Kennedy * I don't know when I have been more impressed, indeed, excited, by a work ... It answers the seemingly tormenting questions in a completely satisfying way -- Ruth Rendell