Theologian, intellectual historian, and apologist
Alister McGrath


1. Luther’s Theology of the Cross.  Martin Luther’s Theological Breakthrough (Blackwell: Oxford, 1985); paperback edition published January 1990. Second revised edition, 2011.

2. The Making of Modern German Christology. From the Enlightenment to Pannenberg (Blackwell: Oxford, 1986).

3. Iustitia Dei.  A History of the Christian Doctrine of Justification  (2 vols; Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1986; paperback edition 1989, 1991). Second edition (in one volume) published by CUP in 1998. Third edition, completely revised, 2005.

4. The Intellectual Origins of the European Reformation (Blackwell: Oxford, 1987); paperback edition, 1992. Second edition, completely revised, 2003.

5. The Genesis of Doctrine (Blackwell: Oxford, 1990). Second edition: Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1997. The 1990 Bampton Lectures, Oxford University.

6. The Foundations of Dialogue in Science and Religion (Oxford: Blackwell, 1998).

7. Thomas F. Torrance: An Intellectual Biography (Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark, 1999).

8. A Scientific Theology: Volume 1 – Nature (London: T. & T. Clark, 2001).

9. A Scientific Theology: Volume 2 – Reality (London: T. & T. Clark, 2002).

10. A Scientific Theology: Volume 3 – Theory (London: T. & T. Clark, 2003).

11. Dawkins’ God: Genes, Memes and the Meaning of Life. (Oxford: Blackwell, 2004).

12. The Order of Things: Explorations in Scientific Theology (Oxford: Blackwell, 2006).

13. Christianity’s Dangerous Idea: The Protestant Revolution from the Sixteenth to the Twenty-First Century. (San Francisco: HarperOne, 2007).

14. The Open Secret: A New Vision for Natural Theology. (Oxford: Blackwell, 2008). The 2008 Riddell Memorial Lectures, University of Newcastle.

15. A Fine-Tuned Universe? The Quest for God in Science and Theology. Louisville, KY: Westminster/John Knox Press, 2009). The 2009 Gifford Lectures, University of Aberdeen.

16. Heresy: A History of Defending the Faith (San Francisco: HarperOne, 2009).

17. Darwinism and the Divine: Evolutionary Thought and Natural Theology (Oxford: Blackwell-Wiley, 2011). The 2009 Hulsean Lectures at the University of Cambridge.

Edited Books:

1.The Blackwell Encyclopaedia of Modern Christian Thought (Oxford/Cambridge, MA: Blackwell Publishing, 1993).

2. A Handbook of Anglican Theologians (London: SPCK, 1998).

3. (with Darren C Marks), The Blackwell Companion to Protestantism (Oxford: Blackwell, 2004).