Historical Theology

A list of the best books on Historical Theology ranked by scholars, journal reviews, and site users.

All Books on Historical Theology

Score Cover Author Title Pages Series Year Tags Links
2,000 Years of Christ's Power Needham, Nicholas R. 1486 2003
The Bondage and Liberation of the Will: A Defence of the Orthodox Doctrine of Human Choice against Pighius Calvin, John 304 TSRPRT 1996
The Binding of God: Calvin’s Role in the Development of Covenant Theology Lillback, Peter A. 332 TSRPRT 2001
Martin Luther's Understanding of God's Two Kingdoms: A Response to the Challenge of Skepticism Wright, William J. 208 TSRPRT 2010
An Introduction to the Heidelberg Catechism: Sources, History, and Theology Bierma, Lyle D.; Gunnoe Jr., Charles D.; Maag, Karin; Fields, Paul W. 224 TSRPRT 2005
Calvin's Theology of the Psalms Selderhuis, Herman J. 304 TSRPRT 2007
Reformed Thought on Freedom: The Concept of Free Choice in Early Modern Reformed Theology van Asselt, Willem J. 272 TSRPRT 2010
Pillars in the History of Biblical Interpretation; Volume 1: Prevailing Methods before 1980 eds. Porter, Stanley E.; Adams, Sean A. 430 McMBSS 2016
Pillars in the History of Biblical Interpretation: Volume 2: Prevailing Methods after 1980 eds. Porter, Stanley E.; Adams, Sean A. 526 McMBSS 2016
Reading the Old Testament with the Ancient Church: Exploring the Formation of Early Christian Thought Heine, Ronald E. 208 ER 2007
Tradition, Scripture, and Interpretation: A Sourcebook of the Ancient Church Williams, D. H. 192 ER 2006
Nonconformist Theology in the Twentieth Century Sell, Alan P. F. 252 DLS 2012
Construing the Cross: Type, Sign, Symbol, Word, Action Young, Frances M. 160 DLS 2015
Scripture as Real Presence: Sacramental Exegesis in the Early Church Boersma, Hans 336 2017
Christian Women in the Patristic World: Their Influence, Authority, and Legacy in the Second through Fifth Centuries Cohick, Lynn H.; Hughes, Amy Brown 336 2017
Biblical Interpretation in the Early Church eds. Graves, Michael 330 AF 2017
Understandings of the Church eds. Ferguson, Everett 192 AF 2016
Rendering the Word in Theological Hermeneutics: Mapping Divine and Human Agency Bowald, Mark Alan 207 SHST 2015
The Reformed David(s) and the Question of Resistance to Tyranny: Reading the Bible in the 16th and 17th Centuries DeLapp, Nevada Levi 248 ST 2014
The Temptations of Jesus in Early Christianity Gibson, Jeffrey 384 LNTS 1995
The Trinity and Martin Luther Helmer, Christine 320 SHST 2017
Engaging Theology A Biblical, Historical, and Practical Introduction Blackwell, Ben C.; Hatchett, R. L. 304 2019
Interpreting Scripture with the Great Tradition: Recovering the Genius of Premodern Exegesis Carter, Craig A. 304 2018
Luke-Acts in Modern Interpretation Porter, Stanley E.; Fay, Ron C. 304 MNTS 2021
The Gospel of John in Modern Interpretation Porter, Stanley E.; Fay, Ron C. 256 MNTS 2018

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? McKinion, Steven A. Invitation to Historical Theology
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