Pattison's works range from historical, theological and philosophical engagement with the works of Hans L. Martenson, Søren Kierkegaard, Martin Heidegger and Fyodor Dostoyevsky to theological studies of the aesthetics of film and the visual arts. His latest work has engaged with philosophical notions of ontology, entering into the discussion about whether it is meaningful or helpful to speak of God in terms of "being".
Art, Modernity and Faith (1991)
Kierkegaard: the Aesthetic and the Religious (1992)
Agnosis: Theology in the Void (1996)
Kierkegaard and the Crisis of Faith (1997)
The End of Theology and the Task of Thinking about God (1998)