Publications

He has written or co-authored 9 books, and contributed to many edited volumes. 
 His books include:

  • Worlds Apart: The Unholy War Between Science and Religion (1993, Beacon Hill); Species of Origins: America's Search for a Creation Story (2002, Rowman & Littlefield, with Don Yerxa);
  • Oracles of Science: Celebrity Scientists Versus God and Religion (2007, Oxford University Press, with the late Mariano Artigas);
  • Saving Darwin: How to Be a Christian and Believe in Evolution (2008, HarperOne), which the Washington Post called "One of the best books of 2008";
  • The Language of Faith and Science: Straight Answers to Genuine Questions (2011, InterVarsity, with Francis Collins);
  • Quantum Leap: How John Polkinghorne Found God in Science and Religion (2011, Lion Hudson, with Dean Nelson);
  • The Anointed: Evangelical Truth in a Secular Age (September, 2011, with Randall Stephens), published under Harvard University Press's Belknap imprint;
  • The Wonder of the Universe: Hints of God in a Fine-Tuned World (2012, InterVarsity Press); 
  • Seven Glorious Days: A Scientist Retells the Genesis Creation Story (2012, Paraclete Press). His tenth book, due out in 2014 from Beacon, explores the historical controversies that have surrounded Adam & Eve, especially the challenges posed by Darwin’s theory of evolution.