The Age of Reason Godless 50 Voices of Disbelief: Why We Are Atheists Why I Am Not a Christian and Other Essays on Religion and Related SubjectsWhy I Am Not a Christian and Other Essays on Religion and Related Subjects Why I Became an Atheist: A Former Preacher Rejects Christianity

New Atheism

The God Delusion God Is Not Great Breaking The Spell The End of Faith God: The Failed Hypothesis


The Portable Atheist The Impossibility of God Critiques of God: Making the Case Against Belief in God The Improbability of God The Cambridge Companion to Atheism

Religion explained

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Morality explained

Braintrust: What Neuroscience Tells Us about Morality Primates and Philosophers: How Morality Evolved Cooperation in Primates and Humans: Mechanisms and Evolution The Evolution of Morality Our Inner Ape: A Leading Primatologist Explains Why We Are Who We Are

Religion before Judaism and Christianity

Religion in human evolution from the paleolithic to the axial agereligion in human evolution from the paleolithic to the axial age The Oxford Handbook of the Archaeology of Ritual and Religionreligion in human evolution from the paleolithic to the axial age Myths from Mesopotamia: Creation, the Flood, Gilgamesh, and Others Religion in Ancient Mesopotamia Gods, Demons and Symbols of Ancient Mesopotamia: An Illustrated Dictionary

Ancient Israelite Belief

Religious Diversity in Ancient Israel and Judah The Early History of God The Origins of Biblical Monotheism Creation and Chaos in the Primeval Era and the Eschaton: Religio-Historical Study of Genesis 1 and Revelation 12 Yahweh and the Gods and Goddesses of Canaan


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Old Testament myths and parallels

Creation Stories of the Middle East The Hebrew Myths: The Book of Genesis Myths from Mesopotamia: Creation, the Flood, Gilgamesh, and Others Old Testament Parallels

The Old Testament

Who Wrote the Bible? The Pentateuch in the Twentieth Century: The Legacy of Julius Wellhausen Some Mistakes of Moses The End of Biblical Studies He That Cometh: The Messiah Concept in the Old Testament and Later Judaism

The Zoroastrianism Influence

Cosmos, Chaos, and the World to Come, 2nd Edition The Encyclopedia of Apocalypticism: Volume 1: The Origins of Apocalypticism in Judaism and Christianity Zoroastrians: Their Religious Beliefs and Practices The Zoroastrian Faith: Tradition and Modern Research

Evolution of the Hell and Devil myths

the formation of hellthe formation of hell The Old Enemy: Satan and the Combat Myth A History of the Devil History of Religious Ideas, Volume 1: From the Stone Age to the Eleusinian Mysteries History of Religious Ideas, Volume 2: From Gautama Buddha to the Triumph of Christianity

Jesus the apocalyptic prophet

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The New Testament

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Incredible Shrinking Son of Man: How Reliable Is the Gospel Tradition? The Case Against The Case For Christ: A New Testament Scholar Refutes the Reverend Lee Strobel Cutting Jesus Down to Size: What Higher Criticism Has Achieved and Where It Leaves Christianity Jesus, Interrupted: Revealing the Hidden Contradictions in the Bible The Empty Tomb: Jesus Beyond The Grave

Early Christianities

Orthodoxy and Heresy in Earliest Christianity Lost Christianities: The Battles for Scripture and the Faiths We Never Knew The Gnostic Gospels Marcion: The Gospel of the Alien GodMarcion: The Gospel of the Alien God The Oxford Handbook of Early Christian Studies

History of Christianity

Christianity: The First Three Thousand Years The Christians as the Romans Saw Them The Closing of the Western Mind: The Rise of Faith and the Fall of Reason A.D. 381: Heretics, Pagans, and the Dawn of the Monotheistic State Slavery, Abolitionism, and the Ethics of Biblical Scholarship


God's Problem: How the Bible Fails to Answer Our Most Important Question--Why We Suffer The Illusion of Immortality Critique of Religion and Philosophy Divine Hiddenness and Human Reasonreligion explained Nonbelief & Evil: Two Arguments for the Nonexistence of God

The Non-Existence of God On the Nature and Existence of God The Miracle of Theism: Arguments For and Against the Existence of God Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion The Case Against Christianity