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When God Goes to Starbucks Korean "The Gospel in the Market Place of Ideas" Paul´s Mars Hill Experience for Our Pluralistic World. By Paul Copan and Kenneth D. Litwak
IVP Academic, July 2014 PDF

Did God Really Command Genocide? Did God Really Command Genocide?, Coming to Terms with the Justice of God" by Paul Copan and Matthew Flannagan.
Published by Baker Books, 2014

Would a good, kind, and loving deity ever command the wholesale slaughter of nations? We often avoid reading difficult Old Testament passages that make us squeamish and quickly jump to the enemy-loving, forgiving Jesus of the New Testament. And yet, the question remains.

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Grounding Human Rights: Naturalism’s Failure and Biblical Theism’s Success “Grounding Human Rights: Naturalism’s Failure and Biblical Theism’s Success” in Legitimizing Human Rights: Secular and Religious Perspectives, ed.
Angus Menuge. Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2013 PDF
“Does the Bible Condone Genocide?” in In Defense of the Bible (With Matthew Flannagan) “Does the Bible Condone Genocide?” In Defense of the Bible, eds. Steven Cowan and Terry Wilder.
Nashville: B&H Academic, 2013 PDF
 “Ethics Needs God,” in Debating Christian Theism “Ethics Needs God,” in Debating Christian Theism, eds. by J.P. Moreland et al.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013 PDF
Holy War in the Bible: Christian Morality and an Old Testament Problem (With Matthew Flannagan), “The Ethics of ‘Holy War’ for Christian Morality and Theology,” in Holy War in the Bible: Christian Morality and an Old Testament Problem. Edited by Jeremy Evans, Heath Thomas, and Paul Copan.
Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic, 2013 PDF
Why the World Is Not Religiously Ambiguous: A Critique of Religious Pluralism.“Why the World Is Not Religiously Ambiguous: A Critique of Religious Pluralism.” In Can Only One Religion Be True? Edited by Robert Stewart.
Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2013 PDF
Primeval Sin“Primeval Sin,” in God and Evil: The Case for God in a World Filled with Pain. Eds. Chad V. Meister and Jamie Dew.
Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2013. Pages 109-23 PDF
Original Sin“Original Sin,” in God and Evil: The Case for God in a World Filled with Pain. Eds. Chad V. Meister and Jamie Dew.
Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2013. Pages 109-23 PDF
The Routledge Companion to Theism“Theism and Bioethics.” In The Routledge Companion to Theism. Edited by Charles Taliaferro, Victoria Harrison, and Stewart Goetz. London: Routledge, 2012.
Available from Amazon.com PDF

The Paul Copan Apologetics Collection (6 volumes)The Paul Copan Apologetics Collection (6 volumes).
Available from Logos Bible Software PDF

The Paul Copan Apologetics Collection includes:
Creation out of Nothing, How Do You Know You’re Not Wrong, Is God a Moral Monster?, That’s Just Your Interpretation, “True for You, But Not for Me”, When God Goes to Starbucks

Philosophy and the Christian WorldviewPhilosophy and the Christian Worldview is a collection of new essays written by fifteen philosophers of religion. Bringing together some of the leading lights in current academic philosophy of religion, including William Hasker, Charles Taliaferro and Keith Yandell, it offers a fresh perspective on four major areas of discussion: Religion and Epistemology; Religion and Morality; Religion and Metaphysics; and Religion and Worldview Assessment. 

The Naturalists Are Declaring the Glory of God:  Discovering Natural Theology in the Unlikeliest Places,” in Philosophy and the Christian Worldview: Analysis, Assessment and Development, eds., David Werther & Mark D. Linville. New York: Continuum, 2012.

United by the argument that the core claims of religion have metaphysical, epistemic and moral entailments, these essays represent a state of the art discussion in contemporary philosophy of religion. February 2012. Link

Come let us reasonCome Let Us Reason. New Essays in Christian Apologetics. Edited by: Paul Copan and William Lane Craig. B&H Publising Group, April 2012. Link

Come Let Us Reason is the third book in a series on modern Christian apologetics that began with the popular Passionate Conviction and Contending with Christianity's Critics. The nineteen essays here raise classical philosophical questions in fresh ways, address contemporary challenges for the church, and will deepen the thinking of the next generation of apologists.

Loving WisdomIs God a Moral Monster? Making Sense of the Old Testament God.
Grand Rapids: Baker, 2011.
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