Bibliography of Process Theology Books

Allan, George.  The Importance of the Past:  A Meditation on the Authority of Tradition.  Albany: State University of New York Press, 1986.

Anderson, Alan C.  The Problem is God:  The Selection and Care of Your Personal God.  Walpole, New Hampshire: Stillpoint, 1985.

 Baltazar, Eulalio R.  God Within Process.  Paramus, NJ: Newman Press, 1970.

 Beardslee, William.  A House for Hope: A Study in Process and Biblical Thought. Philadelphia: Westminster Press, 1972. [abstract]

 _____. Margins of Belonging:  Essays on the New Testament and Theology (Scholars Press, 1991).

Beelilz, Thomas.  Die dynamische Beziehung zwischen Erfahrung und Metaphysik. Einentersuchung der Spekulativen Philosophie von Alfred North Whitehead im Interesse der Theologie.  Frankfurt, 1991.

Birch, Charles.  A Purpose for Everything:  Religion in a Postmodern Worldview.  Mystic, Ct: Twenty-Third Publications, 1990.

_____.  Regaining Compassion for Humanity and Nature.  St. Louis, MO:  Chalice Press, 1993.

_____.  Nature and God.  Philadelphia:  Westminster, 1965.

_____.  The Liberation of Life:  From the Cell to the Community.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1981. [Denton, TX: Environmental Ethics Books, 1990.]

Bracken, Joseph A.  The Divine Matrix:  Creativity as Link Between East and West.  Hereford, England: Gracewing, 1995.

Brandt, Sigrid, Marjorie H. Suchocki, and Michael Welker, ed.  Sunde:  Ein unverstandlich gewordenes Thema.  Heidelberg:  Neukrichener, 1997.

Bretz, John J.  “The ‘Emptying’ Trinity: An Alternative Process Relational Trinitarian Theology.”  Brisbane College of Theology, Brisbane, Australia, 1999.  

Brizee, Robert.  The Gift of Listening.  St. Louis, MO: Chalice Press, 1993.

_____.  Eight Paths to Forgiveness. St. Louis, MO: Chalice Press, 1998.

_____.  Where in the World Is God?  Nashville, TN:  The Upper Room, 1987.

Brock, Rita Nakashima.  Journeys By Heart:  A Christology of Erotic Power.  New York: Crossroad, 1988.

Brown, Delwin.  Boundaries of Our Habitations: Tradition and Theological Construction.  New York: State University of New York Press, 1994.

_____. What Does a Progressive Christian Believe? A Guide for the Searching, the Open, and the Curious. New York: Seabury Books, 2008.

_____, Ralph E. James, and Gene Reeves, eds. Process Philosophy and Christian Thought. Indianapolis and New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1971. [abstract]

Browning, Douglas, ed.  Philosophers of Process.  New York: Random House, 1965.

Bowman, Donna.  The Divine Decision; A Process Doctrine of Election.  Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox Press, 2002.  

Caraway, James. E.  God as Dynamic Actuality:  The Reality of God in the Theologies of John B. Cobb, Jr. and Schubert M. Ogden.  Washington, DC:  University Press of America, 1978.

_____.  Reflection on Whitehead’s Philosophical Theology.  Binghamton, NY:  Global Publications, 1997.  

Cargas, Harry James, and Bernard Lee, eds. Religious Experience and Process Theology:  The Pastoral Implications of a Major Modern Movement.  New York:  Paulist Press, 1976. [abstract]

Case-Winters, Anna.  God’s Power: Traditional Understandings and Contemporary Challenges. Louisville: Westminster/John Knox, 1990.

Cauthen, Kenneth.  Science, Secularization, and God: Toward a Theology of the Future. Nashvilee, TN: Abingdon, 1969.  

_____.  Systematic Theology:  A Modern Protestant Approach.  Lewiston, NY:  Edwin Mellen, 1986.

Clarke, Bowman.  God and Temporality.  New York: Paragon House Publishers, 1986.  

_____.  Language and Natural Theology.  The Hague: Monton, 1966.

Cobb, John B., Jr.  Becoming a Thinking Christian.  Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1993

_____.  Bouddhisme-Christianisme.  Au-dela du dialogue?  Traduit par Marc Deshays.  Geneve: Editions Labor et Fides, 1988.

_____.  Can Christ Become Good News Again? St. Louis, Missouri: Chalice Press, 1991.

_____.  Christ in a Pluralistic Age.  Philadelphia: Westminster Press, 1975.

_____.  Christian Identity and Theological Education.  Chico, CA: Scholars Press, 1985.

_____ (with Joseph Hough).  Christian Identity and Theological Education.  Chico: CA: Scholars Press, 1985.  

_____.  A Christian Natural Theology, Based on the Thought of Alfred North Whitehead. Philadelphia:  Westminster Press, 1965.

_____. A Christian Natural Theology: Based on the Thought of Alfred North Whitehead. (Second Edition).  Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 2007. [abstract]

_____.  Doubting Thomas: Christology in Story Form.  Youngstown Heights, NY: Meyer Stone Books, 1990.

_____.  God and the World.  Philadelphia:  Westminster Press, 1969.

_____.  Grace and Responsibility: A Wesleyan Theology for Today.  Nashville: Abgindon Press, 1995.

_____.  Is It Too Late? A Theology of Ecology, 1971 (revised edition in Denton, TX: Environmental Ethics Books, 1995)

_____.  Lay Theology.  St. Louis, Missouri: Chalice Press, 1994.

_____.  Living Options in Protestant Theology: A Survey of Methods.  Lanham, MD: University Press of America, 1986.

_____. Matters of Life and Death.  Louisville, Kentucky: West Minster/John Knox Press, 1991.

_____.  Praying for Jennifer:  An Exploration of Intercessory Prayer in Story Form.  Upper Room, 1985.

_____.  Process Theology as Political Theology.  Philadelphia, PA: Westminster Press, 1982.  [Discusses Jurgen Moltmann and others.]

_____.  Reclaiming the Church.  Louisville, Kentucky: West Minster/John Knox Press, 1997.

_____.  The Structure of Christian Existence.  Philadelphia: Westminster Press, 1967.

_____.  Sustaining the Common Good: A Christian Perspective on the Global Economy.  Cleveland, Ohio:  Pilgrim Press, 1994.

_____.  Talking About God: Doing Theology in the Context of Modern Pluralism (with David Tracy).  New York: Seabury Press, 1983.

_____.  Theology and Pastoral Care.   Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1977.

Cobb, John B. Jr. and David Griffin.  Process Theology: An Introductory Exposition.  Philadelphia: Westminster, 1976. [abstract]

Cousins, Ewert H., ed.  Hope and the Future of Man. Philadelphia:  Fortress Press, 1972.  [Teilhard, Whiteheadian Process, and Theology of Hope.]

_____. Process Theology: Basic Writings. New York: Newman Press, 1971. [abstract]

Davaney, Sheila G. Divine Power: A Study of Karl Barth and Charles Hartshorne. Philadelphia:  Fortress Press, 1986.

_____. ed.  Feminism and Process Thought.  New York:  The Edwin Mellen Press, 1981, pp. 1-10.  [From the Harvard Divinity School -- Center for Process Studies Symposium]

Dean,  William.  Coming To:  A Theology of Beauty.  Philadelphia:  Westminster Press, 1972.

_____, and Larry E. Axel, ed. The Size of God:  The Theology of Bernard Loomer in Context.  Macon, GA:  Mercer University Press, 1987.

Dorrien, Gary. The Making of American Liberal Theology: Crisis, Irony, Postmodernity. Lousbille, KY: Westminster John Knox Press, 2006.

Dunfee, Susan.  Beyond Servanthood:  Christianity and the Liberation of Women.  Lanham, MD:  University Press of America, 1989.

Faber, Roland. God as Poet of the World: Exploring Process Theologies. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 2008. [abstract]

Farmer, Ronald L.  Beyond the Impasse:  The Promise of a Process Hermeneutic.  Macon, GA:  Mercer Up, 1997.

Ford, Lewis.  The Lure of God:  A Biblical Background for Process Theism.  Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1978.

Ford, Marcus, ed.  A Process Theology of Medicine:  Interdisciplinary Essays.  Lewiston, NY:  Edwin Mellen, 1987.

Franklin, Stephen.  Speaking from the Depths:  Alfred North Whitehead’s Hermenuetical Metaphysics of Propositions, Experience, Symbolism, Language, and Religion.  Grand Rapids, MI:  William B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., 1990.

Fretheim, Terrence.  The Suffering of God:  An Old Testament Perspective.  Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1984.

Garrison, Jim.  The Darkness of God: Theology After Hiroshima.  Grand Rapids, MI: William B. Eerdmans, 1982.

Garvey, E. L.  Process Theology and Secularization.  Houston: Lumen Christi Press, 1976.

Gelpi, Donald L.  The Divine Mother: A Trinitarian Theology of the Holy Spirit.  Lanham, MD: Univeristy Press of America, 1984.

_____. Experiencing God: A Theology of Human Emergence. New York: Paulist Press, 1978. [abstract]

Gounelle, Andre.  Le dynamisme createur de Dieu.  Essai dur la theologie du Process.  Montpellier: Etudes Theologiques et Religieuses, 1981.

Gregorios, Paulos.  The Human Presence: An Orthodox View of Nature.  Geneva: World Council of Churches, 1978.

Griffin, David R.  Evil Revisited: Responses And Reconsiderations. Albany: Suny, 1991.

_____.  God and Religion in the Postmodern World: Essays in Postmodern Theology. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1989.

_____.  God, Power, and Evil:  A Process Theodicy.  Lanham, MD: University Press of America, 1991 [Philadelphia:  Westminster Press, 1976].

_____.  A Process Christology (Westminster, 1973). Reprinted with a new preface (University Press of America, 1990).

_____ (with Thomas J.J. Altizer).  John Cobb’s Theology in Process. Philadelphia: the Westminster Press, 1977. [abstract]

_____ (with Joseph C. Hough, Jr.).  Theology and the University: Essays in Honor of John B. Cobb, Jr.  Albany: SUNY, 1991.

_____ (with Houston Smith.)  Primordial Truth and Postmodern Theology.  Albany: State University of New York Press, 1989.

_____, William A. Beardslee, and Joe Holland.  Varieties of Postmodern Theology.   Albany:  State University of New York Press, 1989.

Gruenler, Royce Gordon. The Inexhaustible God: Biblical Faith and the Challenge of Process Theism. Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 1983. [abstract]

Hamilton, Peter. The Living God and the Modern World: A Christian Theology Based on the Thought of A. N. Whitehead. Philadelphia and Boston: United Church Press, 1967. [abstract]

Hartshorne, Charles.  The Divine Relativity: A Social Conception of God.  New Haven: Yale University Press, 1948.

_____.  Man’s Vision of God and the Logic of Theism.  Chicago:  Willet, Clark and Company, 1941.

_____.  A Natural Theology for our Time.  La Salle, IL: Open Court, 1967.

_____.  Omnipotence and other Theological Mistakes.  Albany:  State University of New York Press, 1984.  

_____ and William L. Reese, eds.  Philosophers Speak of God:  Readings in Philosophical Theology and Analyses of Theistic Ideas.  Chicago, IL:  University of Chicago, 1953.

Haught, John..  What is God?  How to Think About the Divine.  New York:  Paulist Press, 1986.

_____.  The Promise of Nature:  Ecology and Cosmic Purpose.  New York:  Paulist Press, 1993, 31-38.

Henry, Granville C.  Logos:  Mathematics and Christian Theology.  Lewisburg, PA Buckness UP, 1976.

Inbody, Tyron.  The Constructive Theology of Bernard Meland: Postliberal Empirical Realism. Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1995.

______.  The Transforming God: An Interpretation of Suffering and Evil.  Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox Press, 1997.

Jackson, Gordon.  Pastoral Care and Process Theology.  Lanham, MD:  University Press of America, 1981.

_____.  A Theology for Ministry: Creating Something of Beauty.  St. Louis, MO: Chalice Press, 1998.

Kaufman, Rabbi William E.  The Case for God.  St Louis, MO: Chalice Press, 1991.

_____. The Evolving God in Jewish Process Theology.  Lewiston, NY:  Edwin Mellen Press, 1997.

Keller, Catherine.   Apocalypse Now and Then:  A Feminist Guide to the End of the World.  Boston:  Beacon Press, 1996.

_____.  From a Broken Web: Separation, Sexism, and Self.  Boston: Beacon Press, 1986.  [On Whitehead, pp. 182-202]

Kinast, Robert L.  Caring for Society: A Theological Interpretation of Lay Ministry.  Chicago, IL: Thomas Moore Press, 1985.

_____.  Let Ministry Teach: A Guide to Theological Reflection.  Collegeville, MN: the Liturgical Press, 1996.

Korsmeyer, Jerry D.  God-Creature-Revelation:  A Neoclassical Framework for Fundamental Theology.  Lanham, MD: University Press of America, 1995.

Kushner, Rabbi Harold.  When Bad Things Happen to Good People.  New York: Schocken Books, 1981.

Lambert, Jean C.  The Human Action of Forgiving.  University Press of America, 1985.

Lee, Bernard.  The Becoming of the Church:  A Process Theology of the Structure of Christian Experience.  New York:  Paulist Press, 1974.

Lorenzen, Lynne F.  The College Student's Introduction to the Trinity.  Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press (a Michael Glazier Book), 1999.

Lubarsky, Sandra B. and David R. Griffin, ed.  Jewish Theology and Process Thought.  New York: State Univ. of New York Press, 1996.

Maassen, Helmut.  Gott, das Gute und das Böse in der Philosophle A. N. Whiteheads. Frankfurt: Peter Lang, 1988.

McDaniel, Jay.  With Roots and Wings: Christianity in an Age of Ecology and Dialogue. Maryknoll, NY:  Orbis Books, 1995.

McDaniel, Jay and Donna Bowman, eds. Handbook of Process Theology. St. Louis: Chalice Press, 2006. [abstract]

McFague, Sallie.  The Body of God:  An Ecological Theology.  Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press, 1993.

Meland, Bernard E. Essays in Constructive Theology: A Process Perspective.  Chicago: Exploration Press, 1988. [abstract]

_____.  Fallible Forms and Symbols:  Discourses of Method in a Theology of Culture. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1976.

Mellert, Robert.  What is Process Theology?  New York: Paulist Press, 1975. [abstract]

Mesle, Robert.  Process Theology: A Basic Introduction.  St. Louise: Chalice Press, 1993.

Miller, L. and Stanley J. Grenz. Eds.  “Theology in Process: John B. Cobb, Jr.” In Fortress Introduction to Contemporary Theologies. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 1998.

Miller, Randolph Crump. The American Spirit in Theology. Philadelphia: United Church Press, 1974. [abstract]

Moore, Mary Elizabeth Mullino. Education for Continuity and Change:  A New Model for Christian Religious Education.  Nashville, TN:  Abingdon, 1983.

_____.  Teaching from the Heart:  Theology and Educational Method.  Harrisburg, PA: Trinity Press International, 1998 [1991].

Moskop, John C.  Divine Omniscience and Human Freedom: Thomas Aquinas and Charles Hartshorne.  Macon, GA:  Mercer University Press, 1984.

Nash, Ronald H., ed.  Process Theology.  Grand Rapids: Baker Book, 1987.  [abstract]

Nelson, Susan L.  Healing the Broken Heart:  Sin, Alienation and the Gift of Grace.  St. Louis, MO:  Chalice Press, 1997.

Neville, Robert Cummings. Creativity and God: A Challenge to Process Theology. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1995 (New Edition) [abstract]

 Ogden, Schubert Miles and Schubert Ogden.  Christ Without Myth.  New York:  Harper and Row, 1961.

_____.  Faith and Freedom:  Toward a Theology of Liberation.  Nashville, TN: Abingdon, 1989 [1979].

_____.  “How Does God Function in Human Life?” In Theology in Crisis: A Colloquium on the Credibility of 'God'. New Concord: Muskingum College. 1967.

_____.  “An Outline Still to Be Filled Out.” The Christian Century (May 1978): 583-9.

_____.  The Reality of God and Other Essays.  Harper & Row, 1963.

Overman, Richard H.  Evolution and the Christian Doctrine of Creation. Philadelphia: Westminster, 1967.

Pailin, David A.  The Anthropological Character of Theology:  Conditional Theological Understanding.  New York: Cambridge University Press, 1990.

_____.  God and the Processes of Reality:  Foundations of a Credible Theism.  New York:  Routledge, 1989.

_____.  Probing the Foundations: A Study in Theistic Reconstruction.  Kampen: Pharos, 1994.

Parmentier, Alix.  La Philosophie de Whitehead et le probleme de Dieu.  Paris: Beauchesne, 1968.  [648 pp.]

Peden, Creighton and Charles Willig, eds.  Science Servinq Faith.  Atlanta:  Scholars Press, 1987.

Peters, Eugene H.  The Creative Advance:  An Introduction to Process Philosophy As a Context for Christian Faith.  St. Louis, MO: Bethany Press, 1966. [abstract]

Pittenger, Norman.  Becoming and Belonging:  The Meaning of Human Existence and Community.  Wilton, CN:  Morehouse Publishing, 1989.

_____.  Catholic Faith in a Process Perspective.  Maryknoll, NY:  Orbis, 1981.

_____. The Christian Church as Social Process.  Philadelphia:  Westminster Press, 1971.

_____.  Christology Reconsidered.  London:  SCM Press Ltd., 1970.

_____.  Cosmic Love and Human Wrong:  The Reconception of the Meaning of Sin in the Light of Process Thinking.  New York:  Paulist Press, 1978

_____. Freed to Love:  A Process Interpretation of Redemption.  Wilton: Morehouse-Barlow, 1987.

_____.  God in Process.  London:  SCM Press, 1967.

_____.  ‘The Last Things’ in a Process Perspective.  London: Epworth Press, 1970.

_____.  The Lure of Divine Love:  Human Experience and Christian Faith in Process Perspective.  New York:  Pilgrim Press:  1979.

_____.  Process Thought and Christian Faith.  New York:  Macmillan, 1968. [abstract]

_____.  Unbounded Love:  God and Man in Process.  New York:  The Seabury Press, 1976.

Polk, David, ed., What’s a Christian to Do? St. Louis, Mo. : Chalice Press, 1991.

_____, ed.  Now What’s a Christian to Do? ? St. Louis, Mo: Chalice Press, 1994.

Pregeant, Russell.  Christology Beyond Dogma:  Matthew’s Christ in Process Hermeneutlc. Philadelphia:  Fortress Press, 1978.

Reese, William L. and Eugene Freeman, eds.  Process and Divinity: The Hartshorne Festschrift.  Lasalle, IL: Open Court Publishing Co., 1964.

Reynolds, Blair.  Toward a Process Pneumatology.  Selinsgrove:  Susquehanna UP/Toronto:  Associated UP, 1990.

Schramm, M.  Prozeßtheologie und Bioethik.  Reprodutionsmedizin und Gentechnik im Lichte der Philosophie A. N. Whiteheads.  Fribourg, 1991. (=Studien zur theologischen Ethik 34)

Sia, Santiago, ed.  Charles Hartshorne’s Concept of God:  Philosophical and Theological Responses.  Dordrecht:  Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1990.

_____.  God in Process Thought:  A Study of Charles Hartshorne’s Concept of God. Boston: Martinus Nijhoff, 1985.

Sponheim, Paul R. Faith and the Other:  A Relational Theology.  Minneapolis, MN:  Fortress, 1993. [abstract]

_____.  Faith and Process:  The Significance of Process Thought for Christian Faith. Minneapolis, MN:  Augsburg Publishing House, 1979.

Stallknecht, Newton S.  Studies in the Philosophy of Creation:  With Special Reference To Bergson and Whitehead.  Princeton, NJ:  Princeton University Press, 1934.

Stewart, Claude Y.  Nature in Grace:  A Study in the Theology of Nature. Macon, GA: Mercer University Press, 1983.

Suchocki, Marjorie.  The End of Evil:  Process Eschatology in Historical Context.  Albany: SUNY, 1988.

_____.  The Fall to Violence:  Original Sin in Relational Theology.  New York: Continuum, 1994.

_____.  God Christ Church:  A Practical Guide to Process Theology.  Crossroad, 1989 [1982]).

_____.  In God’s Presence: Theological Reflections on Prayer.  St. Louis: Chalice Press, 1996.

_____.  The Whispered Word: A Theology of Preaching.  St. Louis: Chalice Press, 1999. [abstract]

_____ and Joseph A. Bracken, eds.  Trinity in Process: A Relational Theology of God.  New York: Continuum, 1997.

Sullivan, John A.  Explorations in Christology:  The Impact of Process / Relational Thought.  New York:  Peter Lang, 1987.

Sutphin, Stanley T.  Options in Contemporary Theology.  Washington, D.C.: University Press of America, 1979.  [abstract]

Temple, William.  Nature, Man and God.  London:  Macmillan and Co., 1953.

Thornton, Lionel S.  The Incarnate Lord.  New York: Longmans Green, 1928.

Towne, Edgar A.  Two Types of New Theism:  Knowledge of God in the Thought of Paul Tillich and Charles Hartshorne.  New York:  Peter Lang, 1997.

Tracy, David.  Blessed Rage for Order.  New York: Seabury, 1975.

_____, and John B. Cobb, Jr.  Talking About God:  Doing Theology in the Context of Modern Pluralism.  New York: Seabury, 1983.

Trethowan, Illtyd.  Process Theology and the Christian Tradition: An Essay in Post Vatican II Thinking.  Still River, MA: St. Bede's Publications, 1985.

Van der Veken, Jan.  God en Wereld:  Basisteksten uit de proces-theologie.  Meinema: Gravenhage, 1989.

Welker, Michael.  Universalitat Gottes und Relativitat der Welt:  Theologische Kosmologie im Dialog mit dem amerikanischen Prozessdenken nach Whitehead.  Neukirchen-Vluyn: Neukirchener Verlag, 1981, Revised 1988.

Wheeler, David L.  A Relational View of the Atonement.  New York:  Peter Lang, 1989.

Whitehead, A. N.   Le devenir de la religion.  Paris: Aubier, 1939.  [translated and prefaced by P. Devaux]

_____.  Religion in the Making.  New York: Fordham University Press, 1996[1926].

Whitney, Barry L.  Evil and the Process God.  New York and Toronto:  Edwin Mellen Press, 1985, 1985.

_____.  What Are They Saying About God and Evil? New York: Paulist Press, 1989.

Wieman, Henry Nelson.  Man’s Ultimate Commitment.  Carbondale:  Southern Illinois University Press, 1958.

_____.  The Source of Human Good.  Carbondale and Edwardsville:  Southern Illinois University Press, 1946.

Will, James E.  The Universal God: Justice, Love, and Peace in the Global Village.  Louisville, Kentucky: Westminster John Knox Press, 1994.

Williams, Daniel Day.  The Demonic and the Divine, ed. Stacy A. Evans.  Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press, 1990.

_____.  Essays in Process Theology.  Chicago: Exploration Press, 1975. [abstract]

_____.  God’s Grace and Man’s Hope.  New York: Harper & Row, 1949.

_____.  The Spirit and the Forms of Love.  University Press of America, 1981 [1967].

Williamson, Clark M.  A Guest in the House of Israel: Post-Holocaust Church Theology.  Louisville, KY:  Westminster/John Knox, 1993.

_____.  Way of Blessing, Way of Life: A Christian Theology.  St. Louis: Chalice Press, 1999.

Williamson, Clark M. and Ronald J. Allen.  Adventures of the Spirit: A Guide to Worship from the Perspective of Process Theology.  Lanham: University Press of America, 1997.

_____.   A Credible and Timely Word: Process Theology and Preaching.  St. Lewis, MO:  Chalice Press, 1991. [abstract]

Young, Henry James.  Hope in Process:  A Theology of Social Pluralism.  Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 1990.