Controversial Books for JonathanMason

This page shows the most "controversial" books in this library, as measured by the highest standard deviation of members' star ratings.

Standard Deviation Average Rating Your Rating Title
1.377 2.62 Chosen but free by Norman L. Geisler
1.235 3.92 One Thousand Gifts: A Dare to Live Fully Right Where You Are by Ann Voskamp
1.208 3.85 The Life and Times of Jesus the Messiah by Alfred Edersheim
1.174 3.41 Worship in Spirit and Truth by John M. Frame
1.112 3.83 You and Me Forever: Marriage in Light of Eternity by Francis Chan
1.11 4.18 The Excellent Wife: A Biblical Perspective by Martha Peace
1.071 3.42 Counterfeit Revival by Hank Hanegraaff
1.069 3.79 For Women Only: What You Need to Know about the Inner Lives of Men by Shaunti Feldhahn
1.065 3.69 Psalms 1-72 by Derek Kidner
1.061 3.58 Daily Study Bible: The Acts of the Apostles by William Barclay
1.057 3.94 Charismatic Chaos by John MacArthur
1.053 4.02 Interlinear Greek-English New Testament: King James version: With Greek-English Lexicon and New Testament Synonyms by George Ricker Berry
1.05 3.8 Church Planter: The Man, the Message, the Mission by Darrin Patrick
1.049 4.05 When the Darkness Will Not Lift: Doing What We Can While We Wait for God--and Joy by John Piper
1.04 3.9 Blue Like Jazz by Donald Miller
1.031 3.73 Debating Calvinism: Five Points, Two Views by Dave Hunt
1.017 3.35 Lectures in Systematic Theology by Henry Clarence Thiessen
1.003 4.1 Scripture Alone: Exploring the Bible's Accuracy, Authority and Authenticity by James R. White
1 3.9 The Words and Works of Jesus Christ: A Study of the Life of Christ by J. Dwight Pentecost
0.999 3.92 A Christian Manifesto by Francis A. Schaeffer
0.993 3.89 The Treasure Principle by Randy Alcorn
0.993 4 The Exemplary Husband: A Biblical Perspective by Stuart Scott
0.988 3.67 Know Why You Believe by Paul E. Little
0.984 4.15 Systematic Theology by Louis Berkhof
0.984 4.26 Hard to Believe: The High Cost and Infinite Value of Following Jesus by John MacArthur
0.975 3.45 Intended for Pleasure by Ed Wheat
0.973 4.03 Don't Waste Your Life by John Piper
0.967 3.92 Basic Bible Interpretation by Roy B. Zuck
0.966 4 Knowing Jesus Through the Old Testament by Christopher J. H. Wright
0.957 4.32 A Woman After God's Own Heart by Elizabeth George
0.952 3.71 Getting the Gospel Right by R. C. Sproul
0.949 4.05 The Passion of Jesus Christ: Fifty Reasons Why He Came to Die by John Piper
0.947 3.85 Worldliness: Resisting the Seduction of a Fallen World by C. J. Mahaney
0.947 3.86 Sex God: Exploring the Endless Connections between Sexuality and Spirituality by Rob Bell
0.94 3.86 Christian Theology by Millard J. Erickson
0.935 4.05 Twelve Ordinary Men: How the Master Shaped His Disciples for Greatness, and What He Wants to Do with You by John MacArthur
0.934 4.03 Disciplines of a Godly Man by R. Kent Hughes
0.932 3.98 Be Joyful by Warren W. Wiersbe
0.931 4.11 The Truth War: Fighting for Certainty in an Age of Deception by John MacArthur
0.931 4.14 The Expository Genius of John Calvin by Steven J. Lawson
0.922 4.3 Spurgeon's Sermons (5 Vol. Set) by Charles Haddon Spurgeon
0.915 3.92 Sex, Romance, and the Glory of God: What Every Christian Husband Needs to Know by C. J. Mahaney
0.913 3.96 Fresh Wind, Fresh Fire by Jim Cymbala
0.905 4.49 A Gospel Primer for Christians: Learning to See the Glories of God's Love by Milton Vincent
0.902 4.13 The Five Points of Calvinism: Defined, Defended, Documented by David N. Steele
0.901 3.93 Thinking for a Change: 11 Ways Highly Successful People Approach Life and Work by John C. Maxwell
0.895 3.79 The Christian Theology Reader by Alister E. McGrath
0.894 3.9 Crucial Conversations Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High, Second Edition by Kerry Patterson
0.892 4.37 Desiring God: Meditations of a Christian Hedonist by John Piper
0.891 3.89 The Sacred Romance: Drawing Closer to the Heart of God by Brent Curtis
0.89 3.94 Martin Luther : Selections From His Writings by Martin Luther
0.887 3.98 Pierced by the Word: Thirty-One Meditations for Your Soul by John Piper
0.877 4.24 Humility: True Greatness by C. J. Mahaney
0.876 4.01 Biblical Preaching: The Development and Delivery of Expository Messages by Haddon W. Robinson
0.875 4.31 The Reformed Pastor by Richard Baxter
0.867 3.75 David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants by Malcolm Gladwell
0.867 4.15 When I Don't Desire God by John Piper
0.867 4.2 Life Together: The Classic Exploration of Faith in Community by Dietrich Bonhoeffer
0.864 4.15 Counted Righteous in Christ: Should We Abandon the Imputation of Christ's Righteousness? by John Piper
0.861 4.05 Federal Husband by Douglas Wilson
0.86 4.29 Systematic Theology: An Introduction to Biblical Doctrine by Wayne Grudem
0.853 4.03 Stop Dating the Church!: Fall in Love with the Family of God (Lifechange Books) by Joshua Harris
0.848 4.49 The Sovereignty of God by Arthur W. Pink
0.847 3.91 Knowing Scripture by R. C. Sproul
0.847 3.63 Encountering the New Testament: A Historical and Theological Survey by Walter A. Elwell
0.845 4.17 Sacred Marriage: What If God Designed Marriage to Make Us Holy More Than to Make Us Happy by Gary Thomas
0.845 4.44 The Justification of God: An Exegetical and Theological Study of Romans 9:1-23 by John Piper
0.843 4.36 Instruments in the Redeemer's Hands by Paul David Tripp
0.842 4.06 Nelson's Complete Book of Bible Maps & Charts: Old and New Testaments by Thomas Nelson Publishers
0.84 4.2 Basics of Biblical Greek Grammar by William D. Mounce
0.835 4.17 The Legacy of Sovereign Joy: God's Triumphant Grace in the Lives of Augustine, Luther, and Calvin by John Piper
0.834 3.9 For Men Only: A Straightforward Guide to the Inner Lives of Women by Shaunti Feldhahn
0.833 3.77 The Search for God and Guinness: A Biography of the Beer that Changed the World by Stephen Mansfield
0.832 4.16 Battling Unbelief: Defeating Sin with Superior Pleasure by John Piper
0.83 3.95 Note to Self: The Discipline of Preaching to Yourself by Joe Thorn
0.827 4.3 Brothers, We Are Not Professionals: A Plea to Pastors for Radical Ministry by John Piper
0.825 4.15 Vintage Jesus: Timeless Answers to Timely Questions (Relit Theology) by Mark Driscoll
0.824 4.4 Freedom of the Will by Jonathan Edwards
0.823 4.05 Tasting Beer: An Insider's Guide to the World's Greatest Drink by Randy Mosher
0.82 4.06 The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons Learned from 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Company by Robert Iger
0.817 4.12 Created in God's Image by Anthony A. Hoekema
0.817 3.66 Encountering the Old Testament: A Christian Survey by Bill T. Arnold
0.812 4.31 The Cost of Discipleship by Dietrich Bonhoeffer
0.809 4.42 Nine Marks of a Healthy Church by Mark Dever
0.807 3.91 Becoming Conversant with the Emerging Church by D. A. Carson
0.8 4.23 The Deliberate Church: Building Your Ministry on the Gospel by Mark Dever
0.798 3.98 The Man of Sin: Uncovering the Truth about the Antichrist by Kim Riddlebarger
0.797 4.28 Westminster Confession of Faith: A Study Manual by G. I. Williamson
0.79 4.31 Let the Nations Be Glad! by John Piper
0.789 4.17 A Tale of Two Sons: The Inside Story of a Father, His Sons, and a Shocking Murder by John MacArthur
0.788 4.3 The Supremacy of God in Preaching by John Piper
0.787 4.27 A Quest for Godliness: The Puritan Vision of the Christian Life by J. I. Packer
0.784 4.38 The Prodigal God: Recovering the Heart of the Christian Faith by Timothy Keller
0.783 4.28 Future Grace by John Piper
0.783 4.33 This Momentary Marriage: A Parable of Permanence by John Piper
0.781 4.36 The Knowledge of the Holy by A. W. Tozer
0.779 4.16 Tell the Truth: The Whole Gospel to the Whole Person by Whole People by Will Metzger
0.774 4.25 Not the Way It's Supposed to Be: A Breviary of Sin by Cornelius Plantinga
0.772 4.49 The Pleasures of God: Meditations on God's Delight in Being God by John Piper
0.765 3.76 Pocket Dictionary of Theological Terms by Stanley J. Grenz
0.763 4.31 God Is the Gospel: Meditations on God's Love as the Gift of Himself by John Piper
0.763 3.6 Protestant Biblical Interpretation: A Textbook of Hermeneutics by Bernard L. Ramm
0.762 4.19 What Did You Expect?: Redeeming the Realities of Marriage by Paul David Tripp
0.761 4.07 What Jesus Demands from the World by John Piper
0.759 4.4 Evangelism and the Sovereignty of God by J. I. Packer
0.757 4.34 Chosen by God by R. C. Sproul
0.756 4.22 Taste and See: Savoring the Supremacy of God in All of Life by John Piper
0.755 4.32 Worship Matters: Leading Others to Encounter the Greatness of God by Bob Kauflin
0.753 4.15 Christian Beliefs: Twenty Basics Every Christian Should Know by Wayne Grudem
0.75 4.26 The Goldsworthy Trilogy: (Gospel and Kingdom, Gospel and Wisdom, The Gospel in Revelation) by Graeme Goldsworthy
0.748 4.22 Contending for Our All by John Piper
0.746 4.5 Calvins Commentaries (22 Volume Set) by John Calvin
0.743 4.39 Suffering and the Sovereignty of God by John Piper
0.74 4.26 Christ-Centered Preaching: Redeeming the Expository Sermon by Bryan Chapell
0.74 4.23 The Difficult Doctrine of the Love of God by D. A. Carson
0.74 4.55 The Mortification of Sin by John Owen
0.738 4.12 A God Entranced Vision of All Things: The Legacy of Jonathan Edwards by John Piper
0.735 4.48 The Holiness of God by R. C. Sproul
0.732 4.18 A survey of Old Testament introduction by Gleason Archer
0.721 3.83 Handbook on the Pentateuch: Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy by Victor P. Hamilton
0.718 4.39 The Forgotten Trinity by James R. White
0.717 4.15 Follow Me: A Call to Die. A Call to Live. by David Platt
0.71 4.25 Whatever Happened to Worship: A Call To True Worship by A. W. Tozer
0.691 4.53 Commentary on the New Testament Use of the Old Testament by D. A. Carson
0.691 4.44 God's Passion for His Glory: Living the Vision of Jonathan Edwards by John Piper
0.682 4.28 Evangelicalism Divided: A Record of Crucial Change in the Years 1950 to 2000 by Iain H. Murray
0.674 4.44 The Cross and Christian Ministry: Leadership Lessons from 1 Corinthians by D. A. Carson
0.668 4.23 According to Plan: The Unfolding Revelation of God in the Bible by Graeme Goldsworthy
0.654 4.42 Seeing With New Eyes: Counseling and the Human Condition Through the Lens of Scripture by David Powlison
0.617 4.42 The Message of the Old Testament: Promises Made by Mark Dever
0.533 4.34 The Doctrines of Grace by James Montgomery Boice