Episode 4: Reading is Fundamental!


Dan and RT each share five books that they would encourage theists and atheists to read. It’s too easy for folks to read the worst of one another’s perspective. These are some of the best.

RT's Books:

Foundational Falsehoods of Creationism – Aron Ra

Fighting God: An Atheist Manifesto for a Religious World – David Silverman

Deconverted: A Journey from Religion to Reason – Seth Andrews

A Manual for Creating Atheists – Peter Boghossian

The Founding Myth: Why Christian Nationalism Is Un-American – Andrew L. Seidel

Dan's Books:

Blue Like Jazz: Nonreligious thoughts on Christian Spirituality – Donald Miller

Adam and the Genome: Reading Scripture After Genetic Science – Scot McKnight and Dennis Venema

Finding God in the Waves: How I Lost My Faith and Found It Again Through Science – Mike McHargue

The New Testament and the People of God – N.T. Wright

What is the Bible: How an Ancient Library of Poems, Letters, and Stories Can Transform the Way You Think and Feel About Everything – Rob Bell