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Personal/Theological Notebook: Reading List 2011-2012 School Year

What I've Been Reading

Reading List 2011-2012 School Year:

I get asked about this every so often, and I'm always willing to recommend a good book, so some years ago I thought I'd follow the lead of one of my favourite authors, Diane Duane, who has something similar up on her page. Books I re-read are heartily endorsed!

* denotes a re-read **denotes a book I'm teaching in a class
Hildegard of Bingen, Régine Pernoud
New Spring: The Graphic Novel, Robert Jordan, Chuck Dixon, Mike Miller, Harvey Tolibao
Creole: The History and Legacy of Louisiana's Free People of Color, Sybil Kein, editor
Summer on the Lakes, in 1843, Margaret Fuller
Theology: A Very Short Introduction, David F. Ford * **
The Inheritance of Rome: Illuminating the Dark Ages 400-1000, Chris Wickham
Modern Christian Thought: The Twentieth Century, ed. James C. Livingston **
Christianity 101: A Textbook of Catholic Theology, Gregory C. Higgins * **
Jesus Through the Centuries: His Place in the History of Culture, Jaroslav Pelikan * **
The Eye of the World, Robert Jordan *
Towers of Midnight, Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson *
The Great Hunt, Robert Jordan *
The Gathering Storm, Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson *
God Sent His Son: A Contemporary Christology, Christoph Cardinal Schönborn **
The Dragon Reborn, Robert Jordan *
The Shadow Rising, Robert Jordan *
The Craft of Theology: From Symbol to System, Avery Dulles **
The Fires of Heaven, Robert Jordan *
Jesus of Nazareth: Holy Week: From the Entrance Into Jerusalem To The Resurrection, Joseph Ratzinger/Pope Benedict XVI **
Lord of Chaos, Robert Jordan *
Christianity and the Crisis of Cultures, Joseph Ratzinger * **
A Crown of Swords, Robert Jordan *
The Path of Daggers, Robert Jordan *
Winter's Heart, Robert Jordan *
Crossroads of Twilight, Robert Jordan *
Modern Christian Thought: The Enlightment And the Nineteenth Century, ed. James C. Livingston **
A Letter Concerning Toleration, John Locke * **
Philosophical Dictionary, Voltaire **
History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Edward Gibbon **
Of Miracles, David Hume * **
What Is Enlightenment?, Immanuel Kant **
On Religion: Speeches To Its Cultured Despisers, Friedrich Schleiermacher **
An Essay on the Development of Christian Doctrine, John Henry Cardinal Newman * **
On Consulting the Faithful in Matters of Doctrine, John Henry Cardinal Newman * **
Introduction to Lectures on the Philosophy of History, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel **
The Essence of Christianity, Ludwig Feuerbach **
Pastor Aeternus * **
Practice in Christianity, Soren Kierkegaard **
Thus Spoke Zarathustra, Friedrich Nietzsche * **
Christianity 101: A Textbook of Catholic Theology, Gregory C. Higgins * **
Modern Christian Thought: The Twentieth Century, ed. James C. Livingston * **
The Epistle to the Romans, Karl Barth **
The Cost of Discipleship, Dietrich Bonhoeffer * **
Christ and Culture, H. Richard Niebuhr **
Lumen Gentium * **
Christology Within an Evolutionary View of the World, Karl Rahner, S.J. * **
Christianity and the Crisis of Cultures, Joseph Ratzinger * **
Letter From a Birmingham Jail, Martin Luther King, Jr. * **
A Theology of Liberation, Gustavo Gutierrez, O.P. **
Introduction to Systematic Theology, Wolfhart Pannenberg * **
God’s Presence in History, Wolfhart Pannenberg **
Master and Commander, Patrick O'Brian *
Sloop of War, Alexander Kent
Southey on Nelson (The Life of Nelson), Robert Southey; ed. Richard Holmes
Climbing the Bookshelves: The Autobiography of Shirley Williams, Shirley Williams
The Night of the Hurricane, Elizabeth Ladd (read to the nieces) *
Rowan's Rule: The Biography of the Archbishop of Canterbury, Rupert Shortt
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