Resources for 'progressive religious thinkers'
Complied by Rex A E Hunt
The Centre for Progressive Religious Thought
October 2002

 

Armstrong, K. 2000. The battle for God. Fundamentalism in judaism, christianity and islam. NY: New York. HarperCollins.

Birch, L. C. 1995. Feelings. NSW: Kensington. NSW University Press.

Birch, L. C. 1990. On purpose. NSW: Kensington. NSW University Press.

Borg, M. J. 2001. Reading the bible again for the first time. Taking the bible seriously but not literally. NY: New York. HarperCollins.

Borg, M. J. 1997. The God we never knew. Beyond dogmatic religion to a more authentic contemporary faith. NY: New York. HarperCollins.

Borg, M. J. 1995. Meeting Jesus again for the first time. The historical Jesus and the heart of contemporary faith. NY: New York. HarperCollins.

Cobb, Jr., J. B. 1997. Reclaiming the church. Where the mainline church went wrong and what to do about it. KN: Louisville. Abingdon.

Cobb, Jr., J. B. 1993. Becoming a thinking christian. TN: Nashville. Abingdon.

Crossan, J. D. 1998. The birth of christianity. Discovering what happened in the years immediately after the execution of Jesus. NY: New York. HarperCollins.

Crossan, J. D. 1991. The historical Jesus. The life of a mediterranean jewish peasant. NY: New York. HarperCollins.

Cupitt, D. 2000. Reforming christianity. CAL: Santa Rosa. Polebridge Press.

Dutney, A. 1993. Food, sex and death. A personal account of christianity. VIC: Melbourne. JBCE.

Fox, M. 1991. Creation spirituality. Liberating gifts for the peoples of the earth. NY: New York. HarperCollins.

Fox, M. 1990. A spirituality named compassion. NY: New York. HarperCollins.

Funk, R. W. 2002. A credible Jesus. Fragments of a vision. CAL: Santa Rosa. Polebridge Press.

Funk, R. W. (ed). 2000. The once and future Jesus. CAL: Santa Rosa. Polebridge Press.

Funk, R. W. 1999. The gospel of Jesus. According to the Jesus Seminar. CAL: Santa Rosa. Polebridge Press.

Funk, R. W. (ed). 1998. The acts of Jesus. The search for the authentic deeds of Jesus. NY: New York. HarperCollins.

Funk, R. W.; R. W. Hoover. (ed). 1993. The five gospels. The search for the authentic words of Jesus. NY: New York. Polebridge Press/Macmillan Publishing.

Galloway, K. 1999. A story to live by. Gt. Britain: London. SPCK.

Geering, L. 2002. Christianity without God. CAL: Santa Rosa. Polebridge Press.

Gomes, P. J. 1996. The good book. Reading the bible with mind and heart. NY: New York. William Morrow.

Grigg, R. 1995. When God becomes goddess. The transformation of American religion. NY: New York. Continuum.

Hartshorne, C. 1984. Omnipotence and other theological mistakes. NY: Albany. State University of New York Press.

Hick, J. 1993. The metaphor of God incarnate. Gt. Britain: London. SCM Press.

Hoover, R. W. (ed). 2002. Profiles of Jesus. CAL: Santa Rosa. Polebridge Press.

Johnson, E. A. 1993. She who is. The mystery of God in feminist theological discourse. NY: New York. Crossroad.

McFague, S. 1987. Models of God. Theology for an ecological nuclear age. Gt. Britain: London. SCM Press.

Maguire, D. C. 1993. The moral core of judaism and christianity. Reclaiming the revolution. MN: Minneapolis. Fortress Press.

Morwood, M. 2001. Is Jesus God? Finding our faith. VIC: Melbourne. Spectrum Publications.

Pregeant, R. 1988. Mystery without magic. IL: Oak Park. Meyer Stone Books.

Scott, B. B. 2001. Re-imagine the world. An introduction to the parables of Jesus. CAL: Santa Rosa. Polebridge Press.

Shea, J. 1998. Gospel light. Jesus stories for spiritual consciousness. NY: New York. Crossroad.

Spong, J. S. 1998, Why christianity must change or die. A bishop speaks to believers in exile. NY: New York. HarperSanFrancisco.

Spong, J. S. 1996. Liberating the gospels. Reading the bible with jewish eyes. NY: New York. HarperCollins.

Tacey, D. 2000. Reenchantment. The new Australian spirituality. NSW: Sydney. HarperCollins.

Ward, W. 1996. Men ahead of their time. Bill Hobbin, Dudley Hyde, Ted Noffs, Charles Birch, Norman Webb.VIC: Melbourne. JBCE.

Webb, V. 1995. In defense of doubt. An invitation to adventure. MO: St Louis. Chalice Press.