Religion Booknotes

Pascal’s Wager

The Man Who Played Dice with God

James A. Connor

HarperSanFrancisco, $24.95, 240 pp.

Blaise Pascal (1623-62) was a brilliant figure in Western thought and science, who combined a ferocious, practical mind with a deep thirst to wrestle with the most fundamental philosophical issues. He seems to...

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About the Author

Lawrence Cunningham is John O'Brien professor of Theology (Emeritus) at the University of Notre Dame.