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Recommended Reading on Astronomy, Geology, Apologetics, and More

Posted On November 10, 2016

This season at Servants of Grace, we’ve been considering the topics of Adam as a real person in real history and science. We are living in a time when many people are questioning whether Adam is a real person in real history along with a literal reading of Genesis. With this issue of Theology for Life Magazine, it was our hope that readers would grow, not only in their understanding of Genesis and science but also the greater redemptive storyline of Scripture

If you’ve found this subject interesting and want to study the issue further, please check out the recommended reading list below. These books are at the top of this genre in both excellence and readability. I promise you’ll find them worthwhile.

Archaeology & Anthropology

  • Dr. Jack Cuozzo, Buried Alive (Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 1998).
  • Duane Gish, Evolution: The Fossils Still Say No! (San Diego, CA: Creation-Life Publishers, 1979).
  • Marvin Lubenow, Bones of Contention (Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Book House, 1992).

Astronomy

  • Dr. Don DeYoung, Astronomy and the Bible: Questions and Answers (Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Books, 2000).
  • Dr. Danny Faulkner, Universe by Design (Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 2004).
  • Dr. D. Russell Humphreys, Starlight and Time (Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 1994).
  • Dr. Jason Lisle, Taking Back Astronomy (Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 2006).
  • Alex Williams and Dr. John Hartnett, Dismantling the Big Bang (Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 2005).

Biology

  • Ken Ham, One Blood (Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 1999).
  • Dr. Henry Morris and Dr. Gary Parker, What is Creation Science? (Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 1982).
  • John Woodmorappe, Noah’s Ark: A Feasibility Study (Santee, CA: Institute for Creation Research, 1996).

Geology

  • Dr. Steven Austin, Grand Canyon: Monument to Catastrophe (Santee, CA: Institute for Creation Research, 1994).
  • Dr. Henry Morris and Dr. John Whitcomb, The Genesis Flood (Philadelphia, PA: Presbyterian and Reformed Publishing Co., 1961).
  • Dr. John Morris, The Young Earth (Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 1994).
  • Dr. Terry Mortenson, The Great Turning Point (Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 2004).
  • Tom Vail, Grand Canyon: A Different View (Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 2003).
  • Dr. John Woodmorappe, Studies in Flood Geology (El Cajon, CA: Institute for Creation Research, 1999).

Dating Methods

  • Dr. Don DeYoung, Thousands … Not Billions (Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 2005).
  • Dr. John Woodmorappe, The Mythology of Modern Dating Methods (El Cajon, CA: Institute for Creation Research, 1999).

Apologetics and the Philosophy of Science

  • Dr. Greg Bahnsen, Always Ready (Nacogdoches, TX: Covenant Media Press, 1996).
  • Dr. Greg Bahnsen, Pushing the Antithesis (Powder Springs, GA: American Vision, 2007).

Miscellaneous

  • Dr. Werner Gitt, In the Beginning Was Information (Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 2006).
  • Dr. Henry Morris and Dr. John Morris, The Modern Creation Trilogy (especially Volume II) (Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 1996).
  • Michael Oard, Frozen in Time (Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 2004).
  • Dr. Jonathan Sarfati, Refuting Evolution (Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 1999); Refuting Evolution 2 (Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 2002); and Refuting Compromise (Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 2004).

In Christ Alone,

Dave

This article first appeared in Theology for Life Fall Issue. To download the rest of the issue click here.

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