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- Karl Barth’s “Protestant Theology in the Nineteenth Century” : March 2, 2012
Karl Barth’s “Protestant Theology in the Nineteenth Century: It’s background and history” is a history book about the liberal protestant theologians from 1700-1900 AD written by an expert of this era including the most influential liberal Protestant theologians of the Enlightenment: Rousseau, Lessing, Kant, Herder, Novalis, Hegel, Schleiermacher, Wegscheider, De […]
- Tyndale: The Man Who Gave God an English Voice By David Teems (Review) : February 7, 2012
David Teems’ book, “Tyndale: The Man Who Gave God an English Voice” is a biography about William Tyndale who pioneered the translation of the Holy Bible into modern English. The first widely circulated English translation of the bible was written in Middle English by John Wycliffe in the 14th century. […]
- Peter Brown’s Augustine of Hippo: A Biography (Review) : September 15, 2011
Peter Brown's "Augustine of Hippo: A Biography" was recommended to me by my brilliant friend Josh. Josh also recommended to me the Penguin Classics translation of Augustine's "City of God" translated by Henry Bettenson that was an amazing five star rea...
- Calvin: A Biography by Bruce Gordon (review) : April 6, 2010
Prof. F. Bruce Gordon's "Calvin" (amazon) is a new biography of John Calvin released in 2009, which coincides to John Calvin's 500th birthday. I learned about the biography from the 2009 Desiring God National Conference: With Calvin in the Theater of G...
- Augustine’s The Literal Meaning of Genesis Vol.1 (Review) : July 25, 2009
I don't remember where I found out about this book, but it was very interesting to read, considering it was written in the late 300's AD. The Literal Meaning of Genesis Vol.1 by Augustine of Hippo is a fascinating book. It's valuable to learn what peop...