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Religious Fiction

Description: Fiction with strong theological or religious themes

Members: 12 participating members (show all)

All members' listSort: Score | Title | Author | Date
1
6,538 members, 61 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (17): Evangelical

2
10,420 members, 218 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

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

Explanations:

aulsmith (19): Roman Catholic morality

3
28,920 members, 310 reviews
3.39 stars (3.39 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (20): Puritan

4
15,030 members, 363 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

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

5
23,078 members, 303 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

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

Explanations:

aulsmith (1): Buddhist

6
6,377 members, 93 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

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

7
9,354 members, 340 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

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

8
2,536 members, 25 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

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

Explanations:

aulsmith (16): Roman Catholic

9
14,432 members, 223 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

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

Explanations:

aulsmith (12): Transcendentalist

10
4,340 members, 86 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: thorold (1), aulsmith (8)

Explanations:

aulsmith (8): African American church

11
1,918 members, 12 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 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
32,902 members, 950 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

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

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Anti-religious

13
23,219 members, 456 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)
14
27,718 members, 667 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

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

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Anti-religious

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

Lists: Dilara86 (7), thorold (7)

16
580 members, 12 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (9), ahef1963 (11)

Explanations:

aulsmith (9): South African Dutch Reformed morality

17
10,153 members, 144 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
2,804 members, 76 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (1)

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

Lists: inge87 (1)

20
6,934 members, 132 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (2)

21
6,426 members, 63 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (2)

Explanations:

aulsmith (2): Zen

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

Lists: inge87 (2)

23
2,682 members, 33 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: thorold (3)

24
934 members, 54 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (3)

Explanations:

aulsmith (3): Roman Catholic doctrine

25
668 members, 12 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: inge87 (3)

26
99 members, 2 reviews
3.55 stars (3.55 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (3)

27
5,439 members, 145 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (4)

28
655 members, 6 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)
29
641 members, 12 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: thorold (4)

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

Lists: aulsmith (4)

Explanations:

aulsmith (4): Zen

31
23 members, 1 review
3 stars (3 stars)

Lists: inge87 (4)

32
2,441 members, 50 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: thorold (5)

33
622 members, 9 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (5)

Explanations:

aulsmith (5): Roman Catholic

34
4,065 members, 92 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (6)

35
1,716 members, 40 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: thorold (6)

36
252 members, 3 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (6)

Explanations:

aulsmith (6): Hinduism

37
13,895 members, 140 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (7)

38
6,147 members, 206 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (7)

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

Lists: aulsmith (7)

Explanations:

aulsmith (7): Roman Catholic

40
3,248 members, 74 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (8)

41
134 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
21,180 members, 312 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: DowntownLibrarian (12), ahef1963 (15)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Anti-religious

44
20,013 members, 346 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: DowntownLibrarian (13), ahef1963 (16)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Anti-religious

45
3,271 members, 81 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 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
30,273 members, 652 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: DowntownLibrarian (14), ahef1963 (17)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Anti-religious

48
1,705 members, 19 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (15)

Explanations:

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

49
2,929 members, 81 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (18)

Explanations:

aulsmith (18): Buddhist doctrine

50
6,562 members, 353 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 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
14,520 members, 139 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
9,529 members, 264 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 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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About this list

Started by: sturlington (April 2014)

Type: Numbered and unnumbered

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