Readings & Resources 

Bailey, David H, and Jeffrey M. Bradshaw, "Science and Mormonism" Mormon Interpreter 19 (2016).

Bailey, David H., et. al, Cosmos, Earth, and Man: Science and Mormonism Series 1. Interpreter Foundation, 2016.

Barlow, Philip L., A Thoughtful Faith: Essays on Belief by Mormon Scholars. Centerville: Canon Press, 1986.

Barlow, Philip L., “Mind and Spirit in Mormon Thought.” In The Oxford Handbook of Mormonism, ed. Terryl L. Givens and Philip L. Barlow, 227-245. New York: Oxford University Press, 2015.

Barlow, Philip L., “Adam and Eve in the Twenty-First Century: Navigating Conflicting Commandments in LDS Faith and Biblical Scholarship,”Studies in the Bible and Antiquity 8 (2016). 

Barlow, Philip L. Mormons and the Bible: The Place of Latter-day Saints in American Religion. Oxford University Press, 2013.

Barlow, Philip, "The BYU New Testament Commentary: 'It Doth Not Yet Appear What It Shall Be."Studies in the Bible and Antiquity 6 (2014)

Birch, Brian D. “The Intellectual Cultures of Mormonism: Faith, Reason, and the Apologetic Enterprise.” in Perspectives on Mormon Theology: Apologetics, ed. Blair G. Van Dyke and Loyd Ericson. Greg Kofford Books, 2017.

Birch, Brian D. "On Being Epistemically Vulnerable: Mormonism & the Secular Study of Religion” in To Be Learned is Good: Essays in Honor of Richard L. Bushman. Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship, 2018. 

Bitton, Davis, "Anti-Intellectualism in Mormon History." Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 1:3 (1966). 

Bitton, Davis, "Mormon Anti-Intellectualism: A Reply." FARMS Review of Books 13:2 (2001). 

Bokovoy, David. Authoring the Old Testament: Genesis—Deuteronomy. Greg Kofford Books, 2014.

Bowman, Matthew. The Mormon People: The Making of an American Faith. Random House, 2012.

Bowman, Matthew. “B.H. Roberts, James Talmage, and Confessional History in a Secular Age,” in Standing Apart: Mormon Historical Consciousness and the Concept of Apostasy. Oxford University Press, 2014. 

Brigham Young University, Evolution Packet

Bushman, Richard, "Finding the Right Words: Speaking Faith in Secular Times," in To Be Learned is Good. Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship, 2018. 

Cannell, Fanella. "Mormon and Anthropology: On Ways of Knowing" Mormon Studies Review 4 (2017).  

Clark, J. Reuben. "The Charted Course of the Church in Education." revised ed. Salt Lake City: Intellectual Reserve, 2004.

Cook, Melvin A and Melvin G. Cook, Science and Mormonism: Correlations, Conflicts, and Conciliations. Deseret News Press, 1967. 

Evenson, William E. "Evolution" in The Encyclopedia of Mormonism, ed. Daniel H. Ludlow. MacMillan, 1992. 

Evenson, William E. and Duane E. Jeffery. Mormonism and Evolution: The Authoritative LDS Statements. Greg Kofford Books, Inc., 2005.

Givens, Terryl and Fiona. The Crucible of Doubt: Reflections on the Quest for Faith. Deseret Book Company, 2014.

Griffiths, Casey P. “The Chicago Experiment: Finding the Voice and Charting the Course of Religious Education.” BYU Studies 49, no. 4 (2010). 

Green, Deidre N., "Becoming Equal Partners: Latter-day Saint Women as Theologians" in To Be Learned is Good. Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship, 2018.

Jeffrey, Duane E., "Seers, Savants, and Evolution: The Uncomfortable Interface." Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 8 (1974). 

Jensen, Jamie. 2018 Mormon Studies Conference Presentation Slides

Manwaring, Katherine F., Jamie L. Jensen, Richard A. Gill, and Seth M. Bybee. “Influencing Highly Religious Undergraduate Perceptions of Evolution: Mormons as a Case Study.” Evolution: Education and Outreach 8, 23 (2015).

Manwaring, Katherine, F, "Accepting Evolution and Believing in God: How Religious Persons Perceive the Theory of Evolution" BYU Scholars Archive. 

LDS Church, "The Origin of Man." Improvement Era, November, 1909

LDS Church, "'Mormon' View of Evolution" (1925)

Mason, Patrick Q. Planted: Belief and Belonging in an Age of Doubt. Deseret Book Company, 2015.

Mauss, Armand L. The Angel and the Beehive: The Mormon Struggle with Assimilation. University of Illinois Press, 1994.

McMurrin, Sterling M. “Religion and the Denial of History in Religion.” Sunstone  32 (1982): 46-49.

Meldrum, Jeffrey D., et. al, Mormonism and Evoution: A Quest for Understanding. Signature Books, 2001. 

Miller, Adam. Letters to a Young Mormon. 2nd ed. Deseret Book Company, 2018.

Nelson, Nels L. Scientific Aspects of Mormonism or Religion in Terms of Life. G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1904.

Numbers, Ronald L. The Creationists: From Scientific Creationism to Intelligent Design. expanded ed. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2006.

Oaks, Dallin H. The Lord’s Way. Deseret Book Company, 1991.

Paul, Erich, Science, Religion, and Mormon Cosmology. University of Illinois Press, 1992.

Penrose, Charles W. “The Age and Destiny of the Earth.” Improvement Era 12, no. 7 (1909): 505-508.

Peck, Steven L. Evolving Faith: Wanderings of a Mormon Biologist. Provo: Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship, 2015.

Peck, Steven L. Science the Key to Theology: Volume 1: Preliminaries. BCC Press, 2017.

Petersen, Boyd J. “‘One Soul Shall Not Be Lost’: The War in Heaven in Mormon Thought.”Journal of Mormon History 38, 1 (2012): 1-50, 

Roberts, B.H. The Truth, the Way, the Life: An Elementary Treatise on Theology. San Francisco: Smith Research Associates, 1994.

Scott, David W. “Dinosaurs on Noah’s Ark? Multi-Media Narratives and Natural Science Museum Discourse at Creation Museum in Kentucky.” Journal of Media and Religion 13, no. 4 (2014): 226-243.

Sessions, Gene A. and Craig J. Oberg, The Search for Harmony: Essays on Science and Mormonism. Signature Books, 1993. 

Sherlock, Richard. “Campus in Crisis, B.Y.U. 1911.”Sunstone 49 (1985): 30-35.

Sherlock, Richard. “Faith and History: The Snell Controversy.”Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 12, no. 1 (1979): 27-41.

Sherlock, Richard. “We See No Advantage to a Continuation of the Discussion: The Roberts/Smith/Talmage Affair.”Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 13, no. 3 (1980): 63-78.

Spackman, Ben. "Truth, Scripture, and Interpretation: Some Precursors to Reading Genesis" FairMormon Presentation, 2017. 

Swenson, Russel B. “Mormons at the University of Chicago Divinity School: A Personal Reminiscence.”Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 7, no. 2 (1972): 37-47.

Smith, Joseph F. Man, His Origin and Destiny. Deseret Book Company, 1954.

Talmage, James, E. "The Earth and Man" Deseret News, August 9, 1931

Underwood, Grant, "Some Reflections on the Revelation of John in Mormon Thought: Past, Present, and Future" Studies in the Bible and Antiquity 6 (2014)

Van Dyke, Blair and Loyd Ericson, Perspectives on Mormon Theology: Apologetics. Greg Kofford Books, 2017.

Worthen, Molly. Apostles of Reason: The Crisis of Authority in American Evangelicalism. Oxford University Press, 2014

Worthen, Molly. "Sects Appeal: Evangelicals v. Mormons." New Republic (November 19, 2006).

Worthen, Molly. "The Intellectual Civil War within Evangelicalism: An Interview with Molly Worthen" Religion & Politics (December 3, 2013). 

Worthen, Molly, "The Evangelical Roots of Our Post-Truth Society" New York Times (April 13, 2017). 

Worthen, Molly, "The Peculiar Mormon Paradox" Mormon Studies Review 4 (2016).   

Worthen, Molly, "Faith and the Intellect in American Evangelicalism" Maxwell Institute Podcast (May 15, 2014)