Holiday Gift Suggested Reading for Budding Apologists

Well the holiday season is upon us. I know time is short. But for those that are looking to come up with some book ideas, here are some my picks for budding apologists.

 Aquinas (A Beginner’s Guide)

Darwin’s Doubt: The Explosive Origin of Animal Life and the Case for Intelligent Design by Stephen C. Meyer 

 The Gospel According to Isaiah 53: Encountering the Suffering Servant in Jewish and Christian Theology

Mapping the Origins Debate: Six Models of the Beginning of Everything 

Handbook on the New Testament Use of the Old Testament: Exegesis and Interpretation by G. K. Beale  

 Behind the Gospels: Understanding the Oral Tradition by Eric Eve

 True Reason: Confronting the Irrationality of the New Atheism

 Can Only One Religion Be True?: Paul Knitter and Harold Netland in Dialogue

 From Jesus to the Church: The First Christian Generation

 Debating Christian Theism 

How Do We Know? An Introduction to Epistemology 

Jesus the Messiah: Tracing the Promises, Expectations, and Coming of Israel’s King

In Defense of the Bible: A Comprehensive Apologetic for the Authority of Scripture ,

 Mapping Apologetics: Comparing Contemporary Approaches

Stealing from God: Why Atheists Need God to Make Their Case

 Faith and Reason: Three Views (Spectrum Multiview Books)

 Finding Truth: 5 Principles for Unmasking Atheism, Secularism, and Other God Substitutes

The Gospel of the Lord: How the Early Church Wrote the Story of Jesus

 Can We Still Believe the Bible?: An Evangelical Engagement with Contemporary Questions

 The Gospels and Acts (The Holman Apologetics Commentary on the Bible)

 The Gospel According to Isaiah 53: Encountering the Suffering Servant in Jewish and Christian Theology

 Can You Be Gay and Christian?: Responding With Love and Truth to Questions About Homosexuality

True Paradox: How Christianity Makes Sense of Our Complex World

An Introduction to Biblical Ethics: Walking in the Way of Wisdom

 The Outrageous Idea of the Missional Professor



3 thoughts on “Holiday Gift Suggested Reading for Budding Apologists

  1. jamesbradfordpate November 30, 2014 / 6:26 pm

    Reblogged this on James’ Ramblings and commented:
    Reblogging for future reference.

  2. haeykinah November 30, 2014 / 7:31 pm

    lot of informative books

  3. SLIMJIM December 2, 2014 / 9:31 am

    Good recommendations!

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