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Christianity Books You've Read

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Based on tag: Christianity

Members: 16 participating members (show all)

All members' list: [1] 2 3Sort: Score | Title | Author | Date
1
14,655 members, 141 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (1), cpg (1), merrystar (2), hipdeep (3), bethanyseeley (4), cej1027 (26), aulsmith (34), Moomin_Mama

Score: 24.02

Explanations:

aulsmith (34): Yuck.

2
6,395 members, 34 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: eschator83 (1), aulsmith (1), kevinschlimgen (2), Karla_P (3), bethanyseeley (5), cpg (10), merrystar (21), cej1027 (79)

Score: 22.54

Explanations:

aulsmith (1): My favorite Lewis book.

3
5,609 members, 43 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: bethanyseeley (1), Karla_P (1), kevinschlimgen (1), ahef1963 (5), merrystar (5), cpg (7), cej1027 (73)

Score: 21.18

4
36,328 members, 657 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: bethanyseeley (3), ahef1963 (3), cpg (4), merrystar (9), hipdeep (14), Moomin_Mama, cej1027

Score: 18.17

5
7,547 members, 116 reviews
4.4 stars (4.4 stars)

Lists: dara85 (1), aulsmith (2), Karla_P (4), bethanyseeley (6), ahef1963 (17), cej1027 (30)

Score: 16.43

6
23,246 members, 299 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (2), cpg (3), bethanyseeley (7), merrystar (7), Moomin_Mama, cej1027

Score: 16.2

7
21,463 members, 185 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: merrystar (1), bethanyseeley (2), Karla_P (2), cpg (2), cej1027 (32)

Score: 15.77

8
6,887 members, 75 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: Karla_P (5), ahef1963 (7), bethanyseeley (8), aulsmith (8), cpg (9), merrystar (17), cej1027

Score: 15.69

Explanations:

aulsmith (8): Read and liked

9
15,243 members, 141 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: kevinschlimgen (3), eschator83 (4), bethanyseeley (15), aulsmith (16), ahef1963 (21), merrystar (24), cej1027

Score: 15.1

Explanations:

aulsmith (16): Got about half-way through. Boooring!

10
9,118 members, 145 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: Karla_P (6), bethanyseeley (9), ahef1963 (9), cpg (12), merrystar (12), aulsmith (17), cej1027

Score: 14.96

Explanations:

aulsmith (17): Awful

11
7,575 members, 117 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (1), eschator83 (3), ahef1963 (15), cpg (19), aulsmith (21), merrystar (22)

Score: 14.7

Explanations:

aulsmith (21): I read it, but I certainly didn't understand it.

12
7,507 members, 89 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: Karla_P (8), bethanyseeley (10), ahef1963 (11), cpg (13), merrystar (13), aulsmith (19), cej1027

Score: 14.47

Explanations:

aulsmith (19): Terrible.

13
19,793 members, 189 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: merrystar (4), eschator83 (5), cpg (5), Karla_P (7), hipdeep (13), aulsmith (35)

Score: 14.39

Explanations:

aulsmith (35): Got to about the 5th circle before giving up.

14
18,385 members, 159 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (8), Karla_P (9), merrystar (10), bethanyseeley (11), cpg (11), cej1027

Score: 12.85

15
29,527 members, 274 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (4), cpg (6), aulsmith (18), Moomin_Mama, cej1027

Score: 12.21

Explanations:

aulsmith (18): Read, but I hated the ending. Certainly drove me towards Universalism, which was not Lewis' intent.

16
20,085 members, 197 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: Karla_P (10), bethanyseeley (12), ahef1963 (12), cpg (15), merrystar (29), cej1027

Score: 11.82

17
20,363 members, 217 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (6), merrystar (6), cpg (8), bethanyseeley (14), cej1027

Score: 11.08

18
8,072 members, 62 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: eschator83 (2), Karla_P (21), bethanyseeley (24), aulsmith (29), cej1027

Score: 10.28

19
7,272 members, 139 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (5), bethanyseeley (16), Karla_P (17), cpg (23), merrystar (25)

Score: 10.26

20
32,229 members, 841 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: merrystar (11), hipdeep (12), bethanyseeley (17), ahef1963 (19), cej1027 (19)

Score: 10.15

21
20,938 members, 195 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (10), cpg (17), cej1027 (17), bethanyseeley (19), merrystar (28)

Score: 9.84

22
9,598 members, 96 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: Karla_P (11), bethanyseeley (13), merrystar (16), cpg (18), cej1027 (48)

Score: 9.77

23
18,775 members, 158 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (13), cpg (16), bethanyseeley (20), merrystar (30), cej1027

Score: 9.23

24
5,140 members, 53 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: kevinschlimgen (4), Karla_P (13), bethanyseeley (18), cpg (24)

Score: 8.68

25
18,591 members, 150 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (14), merrystar (14), hipdeep (15), aulsmith (26)

Score: 7.94

26
4,018 members, 71 reviews
3.23 stars (3.23 stars)

Lists: Karla_P (20), bethanyseeley (23), ahef1963 (29), aulsmith (38)

Score: 7.05

Explanations:

aulsmith (38): Dumb.

27
18,195 members, 134 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: Karla_P (19), bethanyseeley (22), merrystar (26), cej1027 (72)

Score: 6.91

28
17,173 members, 272 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: merrystar (19), bethanyseeley (25), ahef1963 (32), aulsmith (56)

Score: 6.85

29
3,073 members, 17 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (5), ahef1963 (23), bethanyseeley (26)

Score: 6.27

30
2,290 members, 26 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (1), Karla_P (14)

Score: 6.07

31
7,672 members, 194 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (10), ahef1963 (24), bethanyseeley (27)

Score: 5.81

32
11,171 members, 85 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: Karla_P (12), ahef1963 (18), aulsmith (36)

Score: 5.72

Explanations:

aulsmith (36): Too boring to finish

33
4,915 members, 25 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: Karla_P (16), bethanyseeley (21), cpg (22)

Score: 5.72

34
2,573 members, 26 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (10), ahef1963 (20), aulsmith (48)

Score: 5.66

Explanations:

aulsmith (48): My least favorite of the Becket plays. Smug and hard to read.

35
30,190 members, 318 reviews
3.39 stars (3.39 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (20), cej1027 (21), ahef1963 (22)

Score: 5.61

Explanations:

aulsmith (20): I found the minister's swarminess too off-putting to say I enjoyed this.

36
29,027 members, 686 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (9), ahef1963 (30), aulsmith (47)

Score: 5.55

Explanations:

aulsmith (47): Boring

37
24,754 members, 284 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: cpg (14), merrystar (27), aulsmith (43)

Score: 5.39

38
9,787 members, 351 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (2), ahef1963 (16)

Score: 5.36

Explanations:

Dilara86 (2): A congregationalist minister reflects on his life, his family and theology.

39
1,892 members, 23 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: merrystar (3), cpg (20)

Score: 4.93

40
4,777 members, 43 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: kevinschlimgen (5), aulsmith (13)

Score: 4.78

41
1,550 members, 14 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: merrystar (8), cpg (21)

Score: 4.25

42
3,765 members, 53 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: kevinschlimgen (7), cej1027 (28)

Score: 4.2

43
1,422 members, 8 reviews
4.35 stars (4.35 stars)

Lists: lisacmiller (1)

Score: 4

45
177 members, 2 reviews
2 stars (2 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (1)

Score: 4

46
960 members, 10 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (12), Karla_P (22)

Score: 4

Explanations:

aulsmith (12): Fun

47
647 members, 1 review
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (15), Karla_P (23)

Score: 3.86

Explanations:

aulsmith (15): I thought some of Aquinas was so nit-picky as to be hilarious.

48
3,369 members, 9 reviews
4.34 stars (4.34 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (9), cej1027

Score: 3.83

Explanations:

aulsmith (9): Best study Bible I ever had.

49
16,981 members, 372 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (18), ahef1963 (25)

Score: 3.73

50
2,310 members, 19 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: Karla_P (18), ahef1963 (26)

Score: 3.71

51
15,381 members, 369 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (20), ahef1963 (27)

Score: 3.65

52
387 members, 3 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: Karla_P (15), aulsmith (39)

Score: 3.63

53
4,302 members, 29 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (24), bethanyseeley (28)

Score: 3.55

54
1,827 members, 7 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (28), aulsmith (31)

Score: 3.43

Explanations:

aulsmith (31): The first Bible I understood.

55
731 members, 1 review
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: merrystar (20), aulsmith (52)

Score: 3.38

56
570 members, 7 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (2)

Score: 3.36

57
1,295 members, 20 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: Karla_P (26), aulsmith (55)

Score: 3.24

58
5,984 members, 145 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: Karla_P (33), cej1027 (60)

Score: 3.11

59
4,033 members, 29 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (3)

Score: 3.04

60
3,872 members, 49 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (3)

Score: 3.04

61
800 members, 8 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (54), cej1027 (76)

Score: 2.83

Explanations:

aulsmith (54): Triple yuck.

62
683 members, 11 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (4)

Score: 2.83

Explanations:

aulsmith (4): Definitely contributed to my leaving the fold.

63
323 members, 3 reviews
3.42 stars (3.42 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (4)

Score: 2.83

64
1,055 members, 76 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (6)

Score: 2.56

66
76 members, 1 review
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (6)

Score: 2.56

67
4,627 members, 97 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (7)

Score: 2.46

Explanations:

aulsmith (7): I think this is Baldwin's plea to be accepted by the church he grew up in.

69
376 members, 5 reviews
3.6 stars (3.6 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (8)

Score: 2.38

70
999 members, 14 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (11)

Score: 2.2

71
1,646 members, 21 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (14)

Score: 2.07

72
503 members, 0 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)

Lists: merrystar (15)

Score: 2.03

73
993 members, 5 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (16)

Score: 2

74
519 members, 3 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (17)

Score: 1.97

75
5,254 members, 93 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (18)

Score: 1.94

77
576 members, 3 reviews
4.42 stars (4.42 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (22)

Score: 1.85

78
0 members, 0 reviews

Lists: aulsmith (22)

Score: 1.85

Explanations:

aulsmith (22): Worked well until the NRSV came out.

79
4,258 members, 31 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (23)

Score: 1.83

Explanations:

aulsmith (23): Loved this book when I was in college.

80
679 members, 5 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: merrystar (23)

Score: 1.83

82
1,110 members, 15 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: Karla_P (24)

Score: 1.81

83
1,032 members, 15 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (24)

Score: 1.81

84
2,218 members, 17 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (25)

Score: 1.79

85
1,440 members, 12 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: Karla_P (25)

Score: 1.79

86
299 members, 0 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (25)

Score: 1.79

87
183 members, 1 review
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: cpg (25)

Score: 1.79

88
2,092 members, 10 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (27)

Score: 1.76

89
874 members, 3 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: cpg (27)

Score: 1.76

90
851 members, 1 review
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (27)

Score: 1.76

Explanations:

aulsmith (27): The most lyrical of the English translations.

92
869 members, 6 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (28)

Score: 1.74

94
280 members, 6 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (29)

Score: 1.72

95
138 members, 1 review
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: Karla_P (29)

Score: 1.72

96
487 members, 3 reviews
4.4 stars (4.4 stars)

Lists: Karla_P (30)

Score: 1.71

97
352 members, 3 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (30)

Score: 1.71

98
3,455 members, 45 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (31)

Score: 1.7

99
207 members, 2 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

Lists: Karla_P (31)

Score: 1.7

100
1,036 members, 9 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (32)

Score: 1.68

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Started by: cej1027 (January 2014)

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