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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. […]
- Augustine of Hippo: A Biography (by Peter Brown) : 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 by Bruce Gordon : 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...
- 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...
- Genesis in Space and Time (Review) : June 5, 2009
Francis Schaeffer is one of my all time favorite authors, and I recommend all of his books, especially to Christians and Non-Christians who are interesting Western Philosophy. (His wife Edith has some good books too.) I just completed Genesis in Space ...
- The Farewell Discourse and Final Prayer of Jesus : May 12, 2009
I found an out-of-print book by D.A. Carson at the library titled, "The Farewell Discourse and Final Prayer of Jesus: An Exposition of John 14-17." (There was a limited reprint of this book in the U.K. with the new title, Jesus and His Friends: An Expo...
- Exegetical Fallacies by D.A. Carson (review) : December 23, 2008
I highly recommend D.A. Carson's book, Exegetical Fallacies to anyone who has ever looked at the original Greek version of a bible verse. I love to use the Blue Letter Bible website to gain insight into bible verses. I also love my Reverse Interlinear ...