On Augustine by Rowan Williams (Bloomsbury £25 (Church Times SPECIAL OFFER PRICE £20); 978-1-4729-2527-5).
God in Public: How the Bible speaks truth to power today by Tom Wright (SPCK, £12.99 (£11.70); 978-0-281-07423-5).
Jesus Before the Gospels: How the earliest Christians remembered, changed, and invented their stories of the Saviour by Bart D. Ehrman (HarperOne, £17.99 (£16.20); 978-0-06-228520-1).
The Apostle Paul and the Christian Life: Ethical and missional implications of the new perspective, edited by Scot McKnight and Joseph B. Modica (Baker, £14.99 (£13.50); 978-0-8010-4976-7).
Born Bad: Original Sin and the making of the Western mind by James Boyce (SPCK, £9.99 (£9); 978-0-281-07602-4).
Selected by Frank Nugent, of the Church House Bookshop, which operates the Church Times Bookshop.