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Religious Fiction

Description: Fiction with strong theological or religious themes

Members: 11 participating members (show all)

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1
6,844 members, 66 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (17): Evangelical

2
11,034 members, 234 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (1), DowntownLibrarian (2), thorold (8), aulsmith (19)

Explanations:

aulsmith (19): Roman Catholic morality

3
31,230 members, 329 reviews
3.38 stars (3.38 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (20): Puritan

4
15,447 members, 371 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (3), Dilara86 (6), cej1027

5
24,379 members, 334 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (1), hipdeep (9), DowntownLibrarian (9)

Explanations:

aulsmith (1): Buddhist

6
6,770 members, 109 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: thorold (2), DowntownLibrarian (5), ahef1963 (6)

7
9,890 members, 354 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (5), DowntownLibrarian (11), ahef1963 (14)

8
2,798 members, 30 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: DowntownLibrarian (6), ahef1963 (8), aulsmith (16)

Explanations:

aulsmith (16): Roman Catholic

9
15,828 members, 235 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: DowntownLibrarian (8), ahef1963 (10), aulsmith (12)

Explanations:

aulsmith (12): Transcendentalist

10
4,725 members, 100 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: thorold (1), aulsmith (8)

Explanations:

aulsmith (8): African American church

11
2,105 members, 15 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (2), DowntownLibrarian (7), ahef1963 (9)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Evangelical. I liked the 3rd book, but I found the heavy allegory of the 2nd almost unreadable.

12
35,397 members, 1,024 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (3), cej1027 (6), ahef1963 (12)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Anti-religious

13
23,923 members, 464 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)
14
29,486 members, 695 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (4), hipdeep (5), ahef1963 (13)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Anti-religious

15
649 members, 7 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (7), thorold (7)

16
609 members, 12 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (9), ahef1963 (11)

Explanations:

aulsmith (9): South African Dutch Reformed morality

17
10,642 members, 160 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (2), ahef1963 (5)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): The made-up religion is fun, but this is more anti-religious rather than theological

18
3,069 members, 84 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (1)

19
24 members, 0 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: inge87 (1)

20
7,413 members, 141 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (2)

21
6,661 members, 67 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (2)

Explanations:

aulsmith (2): Zen

22
25 members, 3 reviews
4.57 stars (4.57 stars)

Lists: inge87 (2)

23
2,768 members, 37 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: thorold (3)

24
975 members, 62 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (3)

Explanations:

aulsmith (3): Roman Catholic doctrine

25
710 members, 14 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: inge87 (3)

26
106 members, 2 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (3)

27
5,765 members, 154 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (4)

28
719 members, 6 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)
29
685 members, 15 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: thorold (4)

30
99 members, 5 reviews
3.43 stars (3.43 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (4)

Explanations:

aulsmith (4): Zen

31
25 members, 1 review
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: inge87 (4)

32
2,632 members, 55 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: thorold (5)

33
680 members, 11 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (5)

Explanations:

aulsmith (5): Roman Catholic

34
4,226 members, 92 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (6)

35
1,818 members, 41 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: thorold (6)

36
271 members, 2 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (6)

Explanations:

aulsmith (6): Hinduism

37
14,932 members, 143 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (7)

38
6,474 members, 215 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (7)

39
394 members, 40 reviews
3.17 stars (3.17 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (7)

Explanations:

aulsmith (7): Roman Catholic

40
3,450 members, 81 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (8)

41
139 members, 4 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (10)

Explanations:

aulsmith (10): Mennonite

42
92 members, 4 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (11)

Explanations:

aulsmith (11): Roman Catholic

43
22,182 members, 329 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: DowntownLibrarian (12), ahef1963 (15)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Anti-religious

44
20,957 members, 363 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: DowntownLibrarian (13), ahef1963 (16)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Anti-religious

45
3,441 members, 83 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (13)

Explanations:

aulsmith (13): Roman Catholic

46
5 members, 1 review
2.5 stars (2.5 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (14)

Explanations:

aulsmith (14): Roman Catholic

47
31,738 members, 681 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: DowntownLibrarian (14), ahef1963 (17)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Anti-religious

48
1,811 members, 18 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (15)

Explanations:

aulsmith (15): A very interesting made-up religion which is Taoist at base.

49
3,111 members, 90 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (18)

Explanations:

aulsmith (18): Buddhist doctrine

50
6,852 members, 370 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (21)

Explanations:

aulsmith (21): Roman Catholic spirituality. I hate this book, but it does belong on this list.

51
25 members, 2 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (22)

Explanations:

aulsmith (22): Roman Catholic Liberation theology

52
15,569 members, 146 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (3)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): I found this a very boring allegory, not to mention morally odd, even as a child.

53
10,184 members, 280 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): This is much more about secular humanism using the guise of religion than it is about theology.

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Started by: sturlington (April 2014)

Type: Numbered and unnumbered

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