Foundations explore core concepts and frameworks from theology, philosophy, bioethics, and the broader conversations of ethics as a whole, as well as other areas of inquiry such as cultural studies, that are important for serious Christian engagement of ethical issues at the forefront of medicine, science, and technology.


  • Dennis Hollinger. Choosing the Good: Christian Ethics in a Complex World. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2002.
  • John F. Kilner and C. Ben Mitchell. Does God Need Our Help? Cloning, Assisted Suicide, and Other Challenges in Bioethics. Wheaton, IL: Tyndale, 2003.
  • Gilbert Meileander, Bioethics: A Primer for Christians, 3rd ed. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2013.
  • C. Ben Mitchell and D. Joy Riley. Christian Bioethics: A Guide for Pastor’s, Health Care Professionals, and Families. Nashville: B&H Academic, 2014.
  • Scott Rae and Paul Cox. Bioethics: A Christian Approach in a Pluralistic Age. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1999.
  • David VanDrunen. Bioethics and the Christian: A Guide to Making Difficult Decisions. Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2009.