Suggested Reading

This page contains a selection of books that may contribute to a broader understanding of the topics discussed by our group.  Hearts (♥) indicate books that at least one of our members has read either in full or in part; future updates to this page may include additional notations.

Apologetics:

Christianity:

  • The Bible Tells Me So…Why Defending Scripture Has Made Us Unable To Read It, Peter Enns, 2014 (http://a.co/2G5HPjj)
  • Finding God in the Waves: How I Lost My Faith and Found It Again Through Science, Mike McHargue, 2016 (http://a.co/ir58SJL)
  • The Great Dance: The Christian Vision Revisited, C. Baxter Kruger, 2011 (http://a.co/gB3E0ep)
  • Love Wins: A Book About Heaven, Hell, and the Fate of Every Person Who Ever Lived, Rob Bell, 2011 (http://a.co/gArtqZ7)
  • Rumors of Another World, Philip Yancey, 2009 (http://a.co/figO9W1)

Church History:

  • Misquoting Jesus: The Story Behind Who Changed the Bible and Why, Bart Ehrman, 2005 (1st ed.), 2007 (reprint ed.), 2009 (e-book ed.) (http://a.co/8S4MWq5)
  • Universalism 101, Richard Trudeau, 2014 (http://a.co/j1pmwxp)
  • Universalism: The Prevailing Doctrine of the Christian Church During Its First 500 Years, J.W. Hanson, 2014 (http://a.co/3CT4vWX)
  • Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth, Reza Aslan, 2013 (http://a.co/6YmOhtV)

Physics, Cosmology & Quantum Mechanics:

  • The Field: The Quest for the Secret Force of the Universe, Lynne McTaggart, 2002 (1st ed.), 2009 (reprint ed.) (http://a.co/1aCczYl)
  • Genesis and the Big Bang: The Discovery of Harmony Between Modern Science and the Bible, Gerald L. Schroeder, 1990 (1st ed.), 2011 (reprint ed.) (http://a.co/63toaGI)
  • Heaven’s Reality: Lifting the Quantum Veil, Sarah McGee, 2016 (http://a.co/egHRHEh)
  • Quantum Theory: A Very Short Introduction, John Polkinghorne, 2002 (http://a.co/d564ycK)
  • The Science of God: The Convergence of Scientific & Biblical Wisdom, Gerald L. Schroeder, 1997 (1st ed.), 2009 (reprint ed.) (http://a.co/41RUVPo)
  • The Varieties of Scientific Experience: A Personal View of the Search for God, Carl Sagan, 2006 (http://a.co/fsSUl2L)

Biology, Evolution & Genetics:

  • Evolution: Still a Theory in Crisis, Michael Denton, 2016 (http://a.co/3eCo7UF)
  • Genetic Entropy, J.C. Sanford, 2008 (1st ed.), 2014 (4th ed.), 2015 (digital ed.) (http://a.co/iXkTL25)
  • Origins of Life: Biblical and Evolutionary Models Face Off, Hugh Ross, Fazale Rana, 2004 (1st ed.), 2014 (Kindle ed.) (http://a.co/5rjsvfi)

Neurology & Consciousness:

  • Consciousness and the Source of Reality: The PEAR Odyssey, Robert Jahn, Brenda Dunne, 2011 (1st ed.), 2014 (Kindle ed.) (http://a.co/aLDmdab)
  • How Consciousness Became the Universe, Chopra, Penrose, Stapp, Carter, et. al., 2015, 2016 (http://a.co/4b8UOks)
  • The Emperor’s New Mind, Roger Penrose, 1989 (1st ed.), 1999 (reprint ed.) (http://a.co/9Ure6dT)
  • The Origins of Morality: Convergent and Consilient Reasons for a Re Think, Daniel Briggs, 2012 (http://a.co/6ADuabv)
  • The Power of Now, Eckhart Tolle, 1999 (1st ed.), 2004 (reprint ed.), 2010 (Kindle ed.) (http://a.co/jcl5g2c)
  • You are the Universe: Discovering Your Cosmic Self and Why it Matters, Deepak Chopra, Menas Kafatos, 2017 (http://a.co/dTjg94Z)

Scripture & Other Ancient Texts:

Fiction:

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