History & Biography

Here are books on significant events and revivals in the history of the Church as well as Christian biographies (pastoral, missionary, puritan and reformer biographies). These books are warm theological reflections on historical events and people which challenge readers to learn from what God has accomplished through His Church in the past. Noteworthy books include The Agency that Transformed a Nation by J.C. Ryle, Amy Carmichael by Iain H. Murray, and The Life of John Calvin by W.J. Grier.

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Silent Witnesses

Lessons on theology, life, and the church from Christians of the past

by Garry J. Williams


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Book Description In this book Garry Williams writes about Christians of the past for Christians of the present. He describes both famous and less well-known figures and movements from church history, from the fourth century through to the twentieth: Augustine of Hippo, the Council of Chalcedon, Martin Luther, William Tyndale, Nicholas Ridley, John Calvin, Anne […]


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Book Description A man may be known by the company he keeps. Here, Faith Cook introduces us to Samuel Rutherford’s friends, who are called on to give us a fresh look at the man who has long been held in such high affection by Christian people around the world. The days in which Samuel Rutherford […]


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EndorsementsRead More ↓ ‘The most powerful and persuasive voice in Britain for some thirty years is now silent.’ — JOHN R. W. STOTT ‘The greatest man I have ever known.’ — JAMES I. PACKER ‘Martyn Lloyd-Jones was one of God’s special gifts to the Church in the 20th century, and the longer time goes on, […]

John Elias

Life, Letters and Essays

by Edward Morgan


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This account by Edward Morgan traces the life and ministry of Elias from his first religious impressions until the day when 10, 000 attended his funeral in Anglessey, the scene of most of his labours. 432pp.

Spurgeon y sus controversias

Spurgeon and his Controversies (Forgotten Spurgeon & Spurgeon vs HyperCalvinism)

by Iain H. Murray


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Book Description La figura de Spurgeon no necesita presentación en los circulos evangelicos. El conocido predicador de la época  victoriana dejo una huella que se ha extendido mucho mas alla de la Inglaterra de la segunda mitad del siglo XIX. Sin embargo, no siempre se han aquilatado debidamente las razones de su influencia, y menos […]

The Life of John Calvin
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Book Description Few Christian Leaders have suffered quite so much mis-understanding as John Calvin. He has often been dismissed as a theologian without humanity. In fact the very reverse is much nearer the truth. He was a man of deep and lasting affection, passionately concerned for the cause of Christ in the world; a man […]

Our Southern Zion

Our Southern Zion

Old Columbia Seminary (1828-1927)

by David Calhoun


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Part collective biography and part narrative history, this book follows the story of Old Columbia Seminary during the years 1828-1927. 408pp.

Ernest Kevan

Ernest Kevan

Leader in Twentieth Century British Evangelicalism

by Paul E Brown


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A worthy memorial to a man who contributed enormously to the life and thought of English-speaking evangelicalism in the mid-twentieth century, by one of his former students at London Bible College. 312pp.

Mensajes Biblicos

Biblical Messages

by R. M. M’Cheyne


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Book Description Los mensajes bíblicos de Roberto McCheyne, junto con sus cartas y otros escritos, fueron recopilados por A. Bonar al año escaso de haber fallecido aquél. Aparecieron por primera vez en 1884, y la avidez con que el público inglés leyó y acogió dicha obra fué verdaderamente sensacional; prueba de ello es que a […]

Historia: Doctrinas Cristianas

History: Christian Doctrines

by Louis Berkhof


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Book Description Historia: Doctrinas Cristianas

Historia Del Protestantismo

History Protestantism

by Ricardo Cerni


price £6.50

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Book Description El Protestantismo es uno de los movimientos religiosos e intelectuales más decisivos en la formación de la cultura occidental, tal como la conocemos hoy. Sin embargo, la noción de que se trata simplemente de una corriente religiosa nacida en los albores del siglo XVI, podría conducir a una grave incomprensión del presente del […]

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Scottish Puritans

2 Volume Set: Select Biographies

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First-hand sources from the 17th century. ‘This is a magnificent two-volume set, calculated to stir the soul and to find a place of honour and affection in every Christian who loves to read the thrilling history of the Scottish church!’—Sinclair B. Ferguson. 568 & 552pp.

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This authorised biography traces the story of the ‘Doctor’ from a Harley Street medical practice to ministry in an impoverished Welsh mining town, the pulpit of Westminster Chapel and a worldwide influence. 416 & 856pp.

Life Of D Martyn Lloyd-Jones

D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones

Volume 2: The Fight of Faith 1939 - 1981

by Iain H. Murray


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This authorised biography traces the story of the ‘Doctor’ from a Harley Street medical practice to ministry in an impoverished Welsh mining town, the pulpit of Westminster Chapel and a worldwide influence. 416 & 856pp.

Life of D Martyn Lloyd-Jones

D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones

Volume 1: The First Forty Years 1899 - 1939

by Iain H. Murray


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This authorised biography traces the story of the ‘Doctor’ from a Harley Street medical practice to ministry in an impoverished Welsh mining town, the pulpit of Westminster Chapel and a worldwide influence. 416 & 856pp.

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A biography of Griffin (1770–1837) by W.E. Sprague, with 60 of his sermons, which are fine examples of the simple, arresting and heart-searching preaching which was so used of God. 1192pp. Set.

History of Princeton Theological Seminary

Princeton Seminary

Volume 2: The Majestic Testimony, 1869 - 1929

by David Calhoun


price £16.50

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In this movingly told story we meet great spirituality, great scholars, great missionary vision and great consecration to Christ. Vol. 2—The Majestic Testimony 1868–1929, 592pp.

History of Princeton Theological Seminary

Princeton Seminary

Volume 1: Faith & Learning, 1812 - 1868

by David Calhoun


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In this movingly told story we meet great spirituality, great scholars, great missionary vision and great consecration to Christ. Vol. 1—Faith and Learning 1812–68, 528pp.

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George Whitefield

2 Volume Set: Life and Times of the Great Evangelist of the 18th Century Revival

by Arnold Dallimore


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An outstanding biography of the great preacher of the 18th century evangelical revival, popularly written, and with an urgent message for the present day. 612 & 620pp.

George Whitefield

George Whitefield

Volume 2: Life and Times of the Great Evangelist of the 18th Century Revival

by Arnold Dallimore


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An outstanding biography of the great preacher of the 18th century evangelical revival, popularly written, and with an urgent message for the present day. 612 & 620pp.

George Whitefield

Volume 1: Life and Times of the Great Evangelist of the 18th Century Revival

by Arnold Dallimore


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An outstanding biography of the great preacher of the 18th century evangelical revival, popularly written, and with an urgent message for the present day. 612 & 620pp.

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Stimulating and enjoyable volumes which narrate the exciting story of how Wales was spiritually transformed in the 18th and 19th centuries. Translated from the Welsh by John Aaron. 800 & 816pp. Illustrated.

C.H. Spurgeon Autobiography

C.H. Spurgeon Autobiography

Volume 2: The Full Harvest 1860-1892

by C. H. Spurgeon


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The story of the life of the ‘prince of preachers’, largely in Spurgeon’s own words. Here is an inspiring record of a Christian life which continues to be of blessing for so many. 580 & 536pp.

C.H. Spurgeon Autobiography

C.H. Spurgeon Autobiography

Volume 1: The Early Years

by C. H. Spurgeon


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The story of the life of the ‘prince of preachers’, largely in Spurgeon’s own words. Here is an inspiring record of a Christian life which continues to be of blessing for so many. 580 & 536pp.

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The 'must read' autobiography on the life and work of one of Christianity's most able preachers: Charles Haddon Spurgeon. 1116pp.


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Faith Cook has used unpublished and little-known sources to produce this comprehensive biography of the man of whom John Wesley said, ‘A few such as him would make a nation tremble. He carries fire wherever he goes.’ 368pp.

William Carey

William Carey

And the Missionary Vision

by Daniel Webber


price £6.00

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The heroic story of Carey’s passionate advocacy of world mission. Includes his Enquiry and a sermon by Andrew Fuller. 128pp.

Welsh Revival

Its Origin and Development

by Thomas Phillips


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A comprehensive eye-witness account of the 1859 revival in Wales. 168pp.

Unlisted Legion

Part of its Witness in the Karakoram and the Khyber

by Jock Purves


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An autobiography of Jock Purves, retelling the story of the missionary efforts of him and his friends in Lesser Thibet and on the Indian-Afghan Frontier. 208pp.

The Undercover Revolution

The Undercover Revolution

How Fiction Changed Britain

by Iain H. Murray


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Looks at ‘How Fiction Changed Britain’ in late Victorian and Edwardian times. The second part of the book is a defence of the truth of Christianity. 112pp.

The Ulster Awakening

The Ulster Awakening

An Account of the 1859 Revival in Ireland

by John Weir


price £7.50

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A fascinating, eye-witness account of the 1859 revival in Ireland. 280pp.

Troubled Journey

Troubled Journey

A Missionary Childhood in War-Torn China

by Faith Cook


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Faith Cook shares her first-hand story of a missionary childhood in China during World War II and the subsequent Communist takeover. 128pp.

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