Books on History and Biography

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A fascinating series of sketches of leaders in the Southern Presbyterian Church between colonial times and 1911 when White wrote. 512pp.

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Selina, Countess of Huntingdon

Her Pivotal Role in the 18th Century Evangelical Awakening

by Faith Cook


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This major biography rescues the Countess—so greatly admired by King George III, Whitefield and other leaders of the Evangelical Revival— from undeserved obscurity and misrepresentation. 496pp.

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Murray explores Scotland’s rich Christian heritage and underlines its remarkable relevance for our own day. While not a Scottish Church history, A Scottish Christian Heritage is a gripping introduction to the many glorious successes, and some of the painful failures of the church, from the days of John Knox to those of Horatius Bonar. 416pp.

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

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.

Revival And Revivalism

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.


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

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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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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.

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.

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.

Makers of Puritan History
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Vividly retold stories of Alexander Henderson, Samuel Rutherford, John Bunyan and Richard Baxter. 248pp.

Lives Of Robert & James Haldane
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The lives of the author’s father and uncle, members of the Scottish aristocracy, who became identified for fifty years with many of the foremost evangelical enterprises of the 19th century. 728pp.

Life of John Milne of Perth
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Apart from a short period of missionary service in India, John Milne (1807–68) spent his whole ministry in Perth as a pastor and evangelist. Bonar’s account of one who lived close to Christ remains a guide to what the churches need in every age. 464pp.

Life of John Duncan
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Contemporary Christians can learn much from these reminiscences of the life of ‘Rabbi’ Duncan. 256pp.

Life of John Brown
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An autobiographical account of the life of John Brown of Haddington (1722–1787), with additional material from his youngest son. 208pp.

Life of Charles Hodge
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Written shortly after his father’s death by his son and successor at Princeton, this life of Charles Hodge brings together a wealth of material from letters, diaries, journal articles, and personal reflections. Full of interest for all kinds of readers. 672pp. Illustrated.

Life of Arthur W. Pink
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The heart-stirring and compelling story of a strong and complex character—a ‘Mr Valiant-for-truth’ who was also a humble Christian. A revised and enlarged edition of Murray’s original 1981 biography. 368pp.

Life & Letters Of Benjamin Morgan Palmer
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Takes us behind the public figure—J. H. Thornwell’s successor in Columbia, South Carolina—to the humble, prayerful Christian whose life was marked by affliction. 704pp.

Jonathan Edwards

Jonathan Edwards

A New Biography

by Iain H. Murray


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Edwards’ theology is here set in its proper context of his life. We see him in public and private, as pastor in the days of the Great Awakening, as well as in the ‘wilderness’ years in Stockbridge. 536pp. Illustrated.

John MacArthur

John MacArthur

Servant of the Word and Flock

by Iain H. Murray


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A biography of the pastor for more than forty years of Grace Community Church, Los Angeles. John MacArthur has proved that true preaching of the Word of God is international, and his sermons are heard or read in more than two hundred countries around the world. 264pp. Illustrated.

John G Paton

John G. Paton

The Autobiography of the Pioneer Missionary to the New Hebrides (Vanuatu)

by John G. Paton


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The moving and gripping account of the life of the great pioneer missionary to the New Hebrides. 340pp.

John E. Marshall

John E. Marshall

Life and Writings

by John E. Marshall


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A short biography and selected writings of a much-loved pastor. 320pp.

Irenaeus of Lyons

Irenaeus of Lyons

The Man Who Wrote Books

by Sinclair B. Ferguson


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The story of ‘the man who wrote books’. 40pp.

History of the English Calvinistic Baptists 1791-1892
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Covering the period 1771–1892, from the death of John Gill to that of C. H. Spurgeon, gives a fascinating look at the lives and perspectives of both theological giants and lesser-known lights among the Baptists. 432pp.

The History of Christian Doctrines
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Traces the great movements of thought within the church from the apostolic fathers to the last century. 288pp.

Heroes
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Iain Murray writes on specific aspects of some of the Christians he particularly admires from past years. Most space is given to little-known figures, such as Robert Kalley and William Hewitson, missionaries to Madeira, and Charles and Mary Colcock Jones of Georgia. 320pp.

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Evangelicalism Divided

A Record of Crucial Change in the Years 1950 to 2000

by Iain H. Murray


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A penetrating review of 50 years of crucial change in evangelical attitudes and alignments, 1950–2000. 352pp.

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