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RELIGIOUS WORLDVIEWS
READING LIST

  1. Akenson, Donald H. 1998. Surpassing Wonder: The Invention of the Bible and the Talmuds. New York, NY: Harcourt Brace.
  2. Allen, Peter L. 2000. The Wages of Sin: Sex and Disease, Past and Present. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.
  3. Armstrong, Karen. 1993. A history of God: The 4,000-Year Quest of Judaism, Christianity and Islam. New York, NY: Ballantine Books.
  4. Armstrong, Karen. 2000. The Battle for God. New York, NY: Knopf.
  5. Armstrong, Karen. 2006. The Great Transformation: The Beginning of Our Religious Traditions. New York, NY: Knopf.
  6. Barnes, Michael. 2002. Theology and the Dialogue of Religions. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.
  7. Behera, Marina Ngursangzeli, ed. 2011. Interfaith Relations after One Hundred Years: Christian Mission among Other Faiths. Oxford, UK: Regnum Books. 
  8. Bevans, Stephen B. and Cathy Ross, eds. 2015. Mission on the Road to Emmaus: Constants, Contexts, and Prophetic Dialogue. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis.
  9. Brinkman, Martien E. 2014. The Non-Western Jesus: Jesus as Bodhisattva, Avatara, Guru, Prophet, Ancestor or Healer? New York, NY: Routledge.
  10. Bucaille, Maurice. 1978. The Bible, the Qura̓n and Science: The Holy Scriptures Examined in the Light of Modern Knowledge. Indianapolis, IN: American Trust Publications.
  11. Burrows, William R. 1993. Redemption and Dialogue: Reading Redemptoris Missio and Dialogue and Proclamation. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books.
  12. Campbell, Joseph. 1972. Myths to live by. New York, NY: Viking Press.
  13. Carson, D. A. 1996. The Gagging of God: Christianity Confronts Pluralism. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan. 
  14. Cassidy, Edward Idris Cardinal, 2005. Ecumenism and Interreligious Dialogue: Unitatis Redintegratio, Nostra Aetate (Rediscovering Vatican II). New York, NY: Paulist Press.
  15. Cheetham, David. 2013. Ways of Meeting and Theology of Religions. Aldershot, UK: Ashgate.
  16. Clooney, Francis X. 2010. Comparative Theology: Deep Learning Across Religious Borders. Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell.
  17. Clooney, Francis X., ed. 2010. The New Comparative Theology: Interreligious Insights from the Next Generation. London, UK: Bloomsbury.
  18. Cobb, John B. Jr. 1982. Beyond Dialogue - Toward a Mutual Transformation of Christianity and Buddhism. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press.
  19. Cornille, Catherine, ed. 2008. The Im-Possibility of Interreligious Dialogue. New York, NY: Crossroad.
  20. Cornille, Catherine, and Jillian Maxey, eds. 2013. Women and Interreligious Dialogue. Eugene, OR: Cascade Books.
  21. Cory, Steve and Dillon Burroughs. 2007. Comparing Christianity with World Religions. Chicago, IL: Moody Publishers.
  22. Cracknell, Kenneth. 2006. In Good and Generous Faith: Christian Responses to Religious Pluralism. Cleveland, OH: Pilgrim Press. 
  23. Daneel, Marthinus L. 2001. African Earthkeepers: Wholistic Interfaith Mission. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books.
  24. D'Costa, Gavin, ed. 1990. Christian Uniqueness Reconsidered: The Myth of a Pluralistic Theology of Religions. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books.
  25. D’Costa, Gavin. 2009. Christianity and World Religions: Disputed Questions in the Theology of Religions. Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell. 
  26. D’Costa, Gavin, Paul F. Knitter, and Daniel Strange. 2011. Only One Way? Three Christian Responses to the Uniqueness of Christ in a Religiously Pluralist World. London, UK: SCM Press.
  27. DiNoia, Joseph A. 1992. The Diversity of Religions: A Christian Perspective. Washington, DC: The Catholic University Press of America.
  28. Dupuis, Jacques. 1997. Toward a Christian Theology of Religious Pluralism. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books.
  29. Eliade, Mircea and Willard R. Trask. 1959. The Sacred and the Profane: The Nature of Religion. New York, NY: Harcourt, Brace & World.
  30. Feiler, Bruce S. 2002. Abraham: A Journey to the Heart of Three Faiths. New York, NY: W. Morrow.
  31. Fletcher, Jeannine Hill. 2005. Monopoly on Salvation? A Feminist Approach to Religious Pluralism. New York, NY: Bloomsbury. 
  32. Ford, David F. and Frances Clemson, eds. 2013. Interreligious Reading After Vatican II: Scriptural Reasoning, Comparative Theology and Receptive Ecumenism. Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell. 
  33. Gellman, Marc and Thomas Hartman. 2002. Religion for Dummies. New York, NY: Wiley Pub.
  34. Ghiloni, Aaron J., ed. World Religions and Their Missions. New York, NY: Peter Lang.
  35. Griffin, David Ray, ed. 2005. Deep Religious Pluralism. Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox Press.
  36. Griffiths, Paul J. 1991. An Apology for Apologetics: A Study in the Logic of Interreligious Dialogue. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books.
  37. Halverson, Dean C. 1996. The Compact Guide to World Religions. Minneapolis, MN: Bethany House Publishers. 
  38. Heft, James L. ed. 2011. Catholicism and Interreligious Dialogue. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
  39. Heim, S. Mark. 2001. The Depths of the Riches: The Trinitarian Theology of Religious Ends. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans.
  40. Hick, John. 1991. An Interpretation of Religion: Human Responses to the Transcendent. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.
  41. Hick, John and Paul F. Knitter, eds. 1987. The Myth of Christian Uniqueness: Toward a Pluralistic Theology of Religions. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books.
  42. Hunt, Robert A. The Gospel Among the Nations: Christian Mission in a Pluralistic World. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books.
  43. Kaariainen, Jukka A. 2012. Mission Shaped by Promise: Lutheran Missiology Confronts the Challenge of Religious Pluralism. Eugene, OR: Pickwick Publications.
  44. Kärkkäinen, Veli-Matti. 2003. An Introduction to the Theology of Religions: Biblical, Historical, and Contemporary Perspectives. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press.
  45. Kärkkäinen, Veli-Matti. 2004. Trinity and Religious Pluralism: The Doctrine of the Trinity in Christian Theology of Religions. Aldershot, UK: Ashgate. 
  46. Kaufman, Gordon D. 1995. In Face of Mystery: A Constructive Theology. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.
  47. Keenan, John P. 2009. Grounding Our Faith in a Pluralist World: with a Little help from Nagarjuna. Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock. 
  48. Keller, Catherine and Laurel Schneider, eds. 2010. Polydoxy: Theology of Multiplicity and Relation. New York, NY: Routledge.
  49. Knitter, Paul F. 1995. One Earth Many Religions: Multifaith Dialogue and Global Responsibility. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis.
  50. Knitter, Paul F. 1996. Jesus and the Other Names: Christian Mission and Global Responsibility. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis.
  51. Knitter, Paul F. 2002. Introducing Theologies of Religions. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis.
  52. Küng, Hans and Josef van Ess. 1986. Christianity and World Religions: Paths of Dialogue with Islam, Hinduism, and Buddhism. New York, NY: Doubleday.
  53. Lazarus, William P. and Mark Sullivan. 2008. Comparative Religion for Dummies. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley.
  54. Lewis, C. S. 2001. Mere Christianity: A Revised and Amplified Edition, with A New Introduction, of the Three Books, Broadcast Talks, Christian Behaviour, and Beyond Personality. San Francisco, CA: HarperSanFrancisco.
  55. Lindbeck, George A. 1984. The Nature of Doctrine: Religion and Theology in a Postliberal Age. Philadelphia, PA: The Westminster Press.
  56. Mbiti, John. 1975. African Religions and Philosophy. Garden City, NY: Doubleday.
  57. McDermott, Gerald R. 2000. Can Evangelicals Learn from World Religions? Jesus, Revelation & Religious Traditions. Downers Grove: IVP Academic.
  58. McDermott, Gerald R. and Harold A. Netland. 2014. A Trinitarian Theology of Religions: An Evangelical Proposal. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
  59. McDowell, Josh. 1999. The New Evidence that Demands a Verdict. Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson.
  60. McDowell, Josh and Don Douglas Stewart. 1983. Handbook of Today's Religions. San Bernardino, CA: Here's Life Publishers.
  61. Metzgar, Paul Louis. 2012. Connecting Christ: How to Discuss Jesus in a World of Diverse Paths. Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson.
  62. Morris, Wayne. 2014. Salvation as Praxis: A Practical Theology of Salvation for a Multi-Faith World. New York, NY: Bloomsbury.
  63. Muck, Terry C. and Frances S. Adeney. 2009. Christianity Encountering World Religions: The Practice of Mission in the Twenty-first Century. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic. 
  64. Netland, Harold. 2015. Christianity and Religious Diversity: Clarifying Christian Commitments in a Globalizing Age. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic. 
  65. Neville, Robert Cummings, ed. 2001. The Comparative Religious Ideas Project. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press.
  66. Newbigin, Lesslie. 1989. The Gospel in a Pluralist Society. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans. 
  67. Pachuau, Lalsangkima, ed. 2011. Witnessing to Christ in a Pluralistic World: Christian Mission among Other Faiths. Oxford, UK: Regnum Books. 
  68. Paden, William E. 1988. Religious Worlds: The Comparative Study of Religion. Boston, MA: Beacon Press.
  69. Panikkar, Raimundo. 1993. The Cosmotheandric Experience: Emerging Religious Consciousness. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis.
  70. Panikkar, Raimon. 2013. The Rhythm of Being: The Unbroken Trinity. Maryknoll: Orbis.
  71. Pinnock, Clark H. 1992. A Wideness in God's Mercy: The Finality of Jesus Christ in a World of Religions. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan.
  72. Phan, Peter C. 2004. Being Religious Interreligiously: Asian Perspectives on Interfaith Dialogue. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis. 
  73. Prothero, Stephen R. 2010. God is Not One: The Eight Rival Religions that Run the World-And Why their Differences Matter. New York, NY: HarperOne.
  74. Race, Alan. 1983. Christians and Religious Pluralism: Patterns in the Christian Theology of Religions. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis.
  75. Rahner, Karl. 2004. “Christianity and the Non-Christian Religions” in Theological Investigations vol. 5. 115-134. Limerick, UK: Mary Immaculate College.
  76. Rahner, Karl 2004. “Anonymous Christianity and the Missionary Task of the Church” in Theological Investigations vol. 12. 161-178. Limerick, UK: Mary Immaculate College.
  77. Rahner, Karl 2004. “Church, Churches, and Religions” in Theological Investigations vol. 10. 30-49. Limerick, UK: Mary Immaculate College.
  78. Ramachandra, Vinoth. 1996. The Recovery of Mission: Beyond the Pluralist Paradigm. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans.
  79. Ridenour, Fritz. 2001. So What's the Difference? Ventura, CA: Regal.
  80. Reisacher, Evelyn, ed. 2012. Toward Respectful Understanding and Witness among Muslims: Essays in Honor of J. Dudley Woodberry. Pasadena, CA: William Carey Library.
  81. Roberts, Michelle Voss. 2010. Dualities: A Theology of Difference. Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox Press.
  82. Robinson, Bob. 2012. Jesus and the Religions: Retrieving a Neglected Example for a Multi-cultural World. Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock.
  83. Sacks Jonathan. 2015. Not in God's Name: Confronting Religious Violence. New York, NY: Schocken Publishing.
  84. Schmidt-Leukel, Perry. 2009. Transformation by Integration: How Inter-faith Encounter Changes Christianity. London, UK: SCM Press.
  85. Smith, Huston. 1991. The World's Religions: Our Great Wisdom Traditions. San Francisco, CA: HarperSanFrancisco.
  86. Smith, Wilfred Cantwell. 1991. The Meaning and End of Religion. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press.
  87. Suchocki, Marjorie Hewitt. 2003. Divinity and Diversity: A Christian Affirmation of Religious Pluralism. Nashville, TN: Abingdon Press.
  88. Sumner, George R. 2004. The First and the Last: The Claim of Jesus Christ and the Claims of Other Religious Traditions. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans. 
  89. Taylor, John V. 1972. The Go-Between God: The Holy Spirit and the Christian Mission. London, UK: SCM Press.
  90. Tennent, Timothy C. 2002. “Christianity at the Religious Roundtable: Evangelicalism” in Conversation with Hinduism, Buddhism, and Islam. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic.
  91. Thatamanil, John J. 2006. The Immanent Divine: God, Creation and the Human Predicament. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press.
  92. Tiessen, Terrence L. 2004. Who Can Be Saved?: Reassessing Salvation in Christ and World Religions. Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic.
  93. Tracy, David. 1981. The Analogical Imagination: Christian Theology and the Culture of Pluralism. New York, NY: Crossroad.
  94. Water, Mark. 1999. World Religions Made Easy. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson Publishers.
  95. Wijsen, Frans. 2007. Seeds of Conflict in a Haven of Peace: From Religious Studies to Interreligious Studies in Africa. Amsterdam, NL: Rodopi.
  96. Yong, Amos. 2014. The Dialogical Spirit: Christian Reason and Theological Method for the Third Millennium. Eugene, OR: Cascade Books.
  97. Yong, Amos. 2014. The Missiological Spirit: Christian Mission Theology for the Third Millennium Global Context. Eugene, OR: Cascade Books.
  98. Yong, Amos and Clifton Clarke, eds. 2013. Global Renewal, Religious Pluralism, and the Great Commission: Toward a Renewal Theology of Mission and Interreligious Encounter. Lexington, KY: Emeth Press.
  99. Zacharias, Ravi K. 2000. Jesus Among Other Gods: The Absolute Claims of the Christian Message. Nashville, TN: Word Pub.
  100. Zacharias, Ravi K. 2008. The End of Reason: A Response to the New Atheists. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan.