(Atheistic) Philosophy of Religion:

Scholarly Articles: 

Aikin, Scott F. & Jones, Nicholaos (2015). An Atheistic Argument from Ugliness. European Journal for Philosophy of Religion_ 7 (1):209-217.

DraperP. (2010) ‘God and evil: a philosophical enquiry’, 9th Annual Plantinga Fellow Lecture, University of Notre Dame.

Maitzen, S., 2006, “Divine Hiddenness and the Demographics of Theism”, Religious Studies, 42(2): 177–191.

Marsh, J., 2013, “Darwin and the Problem of Natural Nonbelief”, The Monist, 96(3): 349–376.

Rowe, William L. 1979. “The Problem of Evil and Some Varieties of Atheism,” American Philosophical Quarterly 16: 335-41.

Schellenberg, J.L. 2015. “Divine Hiddenness and Human Philosophy,” in eds. Adam Green and Eleonore Stump, Hidden Divinity and Religious Belief: New Perspectives.


Divine Hiddenness

Problem of Evil (Evidential):

Problem of Finite Creatures:


Hume, David, 1935. Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion, ed. Norman Kemp Smith, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Mackie, J. L. 1982. The Miracle of Theism. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Martin, Michael, 1990.   Atheism:  A Philosophical Justification. Philadelphia:  Temple University Press, 1990.

Martin, Michael and Ricki Monnier, eds.  2006.  The Improbability of God. Amherst, N.Y.:  Prometheus Press.

Oppy, Graham, 2006.  Arguing About Gods. N.Y.:  Cambridge University Press.

Schellenberg, J.L. 2015, The Hiddenness Argument: Philosophy’s New Challenge to Belief in God, New York: Oxford University Press.

–––, 2007a, The Wisdom to Doubt, Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.

Smith, Quentin, 1993.  “Atheism, Theism, and Big Bang Cosmology,” in Theism, Atheism, and Big Bang Cosmology. eds. William Lane Craig and Quentin Smith.  Oxford:  Clarendon Press, pp. 195-217.

Sobel, Jordan Howard, 2004. Logic and Theism, Arguments for and Against Beliefs in God. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


(Theistic) Philosophy of Religion

Scholarly Articles:

Collins, R., 2009, “The teleological argument: an exploration of the fine-tuning of the cosmos”, in W. L. Craig and J.P. Moreland (eds.), The Blackwell Companion to Natural Theology, Oxford: Blackwell, pp. 202–281.

Evans, C. Stephen, “Moral Arguments for the Existence of God”, The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Winter 2016 Edition), Edward N. Zalta (ed.), URL = <;.

McGrew, Timothy, “Miracles”, The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Winter 2016 Edition), Edward N. Zalta (ed.), URL =<;.

Pruss, Alexander R., 2009, “The Leibnizian Cosmological Argument”, in Craig and Moreland 2009: 24–100.


Contingency Argument

Fine-tuning (for discovery) Argument


Adams, Marilyn McCord (1999). Horrendous Evils and the Goodness of God, Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.

Aquinas, St. Thomas, 1265–1274 [1948], Summa Theologica, New York: Benziger Brothers.

Craig, William Lane and J.P. Moreland (eds.), 2009, Blackwell Companion to Natural Theology, Malden, MA: Blackwell.

Feser, Edward. Five proofs of the existence of God. Ignatius Press, 2017.

Plantinga, Alvin. 1977. God, Freedom, and Evil. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans.

Plantinga, A., 2000, Warranted Christian Belief, New York: Oxford University Press.

Swinburne, R., 2004, The Existence of God, 2nd edition, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Van Inwagen, Peter (2006). The Problem of Evil, Oxford: Oxford University Press.