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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Margaret Paton
   

Margaret Paton

Letters from the South Seas

by Margaret Paton


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John Paton’s wife gives an enthralling and inspiring account of missionary life in the New Hebrides from the 1860s to the 1890s. 344pp.

Masters of the English Reformation
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A gripping narrative of the English Reformation through the lives of Bilney, Tyndale, Latimer, Ridley and Cranmer. 320pp.

Memoir & Remains of Robert Murray M‘Cheyne by Andrew Bonar
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A much-loved classic which contains Bonar’s life of M‘Cheyne and a wide selection of his sermons, letters and other writings. 664pp.

   

Old Evangelicalism

Old Truths for a New Awakening

by Iain H. Murray


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Iain Murray draws on the best authors from the old evangelicalism to present ‘Old Truths for a New Awakening.’ 240pp.

Pastor-Teachers of Old Princeton
   

Pastor-Teachers of Old Princeton

Memorial Addresses for the Faculty of Princeton Theological Seminary 1812-1921

by James M. Garretson


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A unique collection of funeral sermons, memorial addresses, and magazine articles, honouring the labours of the leading faculty of Princeton Theological Seminary during the years 1812-1921. 600pp.

   

Preachers of Scotland

From the Sixth to the Nineteenth Century

by William G. Blaikie


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A readable and popular survey of Scotland’s leading preachers from the time of Columba to the late 19th-century. 368pp.

   

Preachers With Power

Four Stalwarts of the South

by Douglas F. Kelly


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The lives of four of the most influential men in a rich period of evangelical history in America (1791–1902)—Daniel Baker, J. H. Thornwell, Benjamin M. Palmer and John L. Girardeau. 224pp.

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Puritans

Their Origins & Successors

by D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones


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Brings together the addresses given by Dr Lloyd-Jones at the Puritan Studies and Westminster Conferences 1959–1978. 448pp.


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A series of addresses on the leading historical characters and the great biblical doctrines of the Reformation. 628pp.

Revival and Revivalism by Iain Murray
   

Revival and Revivalism

The Making and Marring of American Evangelicalism 1750–1858

by Iain H. Murray


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Subtitled ‘The Making and Marring of American Evangelicalism 1750–1858’, this book traces the spiritually epoch-making events of the 18th and 19th centuries and rejects the frequent identification of ‘revival’ with ‘revivalism’. 480pp.

Richard Hobson of Liverpool
   

Richard Hobson of Liverpool

The Autobiography of a Faithful Pastor

by Richard Hobson


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The autobiography of a faithful pastor, who served his church in a working-class district of Liverpool for 33 years, and under whose ministry the ‘sixteen acres of sin’ were transformed. 384pp.

The Scots Worthies by John Howie
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Stirring mini-biographies of the Christian heroes of Scotland from the 1520s to the ‘killing times’ of the 1680s. 672pp.

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