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The Bondage of the Will
The Bondage of the Will was Martin Luther's reply to Erasmus' "On Free Will." Consequently most of the book is a rebuttal to Erasmus--whom I, nor I su...more
Jan 30, 2014
Oct 04, 2013
Atlas Shrugged
I finished reading Ayn Rand’s epic novel, Atlas Shrugged, last evening. The book has a well earned reputation. Many love the book, though she has a la...more
Aug 06, 2009
Jul 24, 2009
Institutes of the Christian Religion
John Calvin is likely one of the most vilified, misunderstood, and unread men still discussed today. His influence is remarkable, and his most famous...more
Oct 24, 2012
Aug 04, 2011
Witness is as much a personal testimony to the inner workings of the communist underground in America as it is an account of a shift in America's perc...more
May 21, 2013
Jun 03, 2011
The Silmarillion
The Silmarillion is a collection of mythology from the world Tolkien created, the setting for The Hobbit and Lord of the Rings. It is a fantastic coll...more
Nov 22, 2012
Jul 07, 2011
The Reconstruction of the Church (Christianity & Civilization #4)
This is an excellent collection of essays on restoring the church to its true place in a nation. The authors cover a wide range of issues including co...more
Apr 29, 2013
Mar 01, 2013
The City of God
Augustine is widely considered the most important of the early church fathers. He was born in North Africa in 354 A.D., became the Bishop of Hippo and...more
Mar 09, 2012
Jul 07, 2011
The Creation of the American Republic, 1776-1787
This is one of the most impressive books I've ever read. It is an amazing work of research and scholarship that is astounding in scope. It is clear th...more
Sep 24, 2013
Jul 07, 2011
Theology of the Reformers
Timothy George begins the book by taking the Reformation out of the hands of the humanists that seek to leverage it as the dawn of the modern age and...more
Mar 12, 2014
Aug 07, 2013
Empire of Bones (Ashtown Burials #3)
Empire of Bones is another thrilling addition to the Ashtown Burials series. Like the previous two books, Wilson slowly reveals bits of information to...more
Nov 13, 2013
Jan 21, 2013
The One And The Many: Studies In The Philosophy Of Order And Ultimacy
Rushdoony's work is heavily predicated upon the philosophy of Cornelius Van Til, as most readers of Rushdoony know. "The One and the Many" is an exten...more
Dec 31, 2013
Feb 19, 2013
Covenantal Apologetics
Presuppositional apologetics has had a difficult time breaking into the mainstream of Christian apologetics. It is easy to see why, when is largely th...more
Jul 31, 2013
Jun 11, 2013
Christianity and Classical Culture
The Roman empire was founded upon on its own set of pagan values, but as the empire expanded eastward it embraced the Hellenistic values of Greece and...more
Apr 17, 2013
Jun 03, 2011
Christianity and Liberalism
This is the work for which Machen is famous. It is a very clear and concise theological work refuting the rising tide of liberalism prevalent in the A...more
Nov 09, 2012
Apr 12, 2012
The Internet Police: How Crime Went Online, and the Cops Followed
I was privileged to read a pre-release edition of this book. My review is, of course, based on this edition, and the final work may vary from it.

Jul 10, 2013
May 01, 2013
Revolt Against Maturity
The development of psychology in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries has provoked a response by Christian theologians to evaluate psychology in lig...more
Jul 31, 2013
Dec 15, 2011
Broken Churches, Broken Nation
Lincoln famously stated in his second inaugural address, that the North and South, "Both read the same Bible and pray to the same God, and each invoke...more
Oct 17, 2012
Jun 03, 2011
Punic Wars & Culture Wars: Christian Essays On History And Teaching
As other reviewers have noted, this is a very autobiographical book. But I found the story is largely my own, and I suspect many readers will find it...more
Oct 02, 2013
Aug 05, 2013
Echoes of Eden: Reflections on Christianity, Literature, and the Arts
Barrs has offered a good, solid apologetic for the importance of art--specifically literature in the Christian life. His approach to literature is hea...more
Dec 10, 2013
May 21, 2013
God's Judgments: Interpreting History and the Christian Faith
God's judgment in history--particularly history after the biblical canon was settled, has been of great interest to me for quite some time. Herbert Sc...more
Jul 29, 2013
Oct 30, 2012
Death by Living: Life Is Meant to Be Spent
Like his previous book, "Notes From the Tilt-a-Whirl", "Death By Living" is difficult to describe. The two books are companion volumes, as Wilson note...more
Aug 18, 2013
Nov 21, 2012
Churches, Revolutions And Empires: 1789-1914
This is a unique kind of history book that is concerned primarily with the role of the church and Christians within society and its impact upon world...more
Aug 11, 2013
Aug 30, 2012
A Theological Interpretation of American History
This is the kind of book that is critical reading for any Christian who seeks to understand American history. Singer examines the critical religious a...more
Jun 29, 2011
Jun 25, 2011
The Institutes of Biblical Law (Volume One)
The law in the Old Testament is often treated as an embarrassing thing by Christians and the church. There are those that look down upon it, and it is...more
Feb 11, 2013
Sep 27, 2011
The Institutes of Biblical Law: The Intent of the Law (Volume 3)
It is interesting that Rushdoony chose to write a third volume to his Institutes so long after the publication of the first two volumes. In many ways,...more
Mar 2013
Dec 06, 2012
The Philosophy of the Christian Curriculum
This is the most useful and direct of all Rushdoony's works on education. It is comprehensive in covering the philosophy/theology of education as well...more
Sep 23, 2013
Feb 19, 2013
Paradise Restored: A Biblical Theology of Dominion
This is one of those books that is totally convincing--not due to the persuasiveness of the author and his arguments, but because part of you is alrea...more
Jul 07, 2012
Dec 15, 2011
Kingdom through Covenant: A Biblical-Theological Understanding of the Covenants
Gentry and Wellum have finally given a name and a systematic theology behind a non-dispensational Baptistic theology of covenant. Early on they state...more
Mar 22, 2013
Aug 22, 2012
The Time Keeper
I didn't have any idea what to expect with this book. My brother-in-law recommended it, and I blindingly picked it up and read through it. It is a sho...more
Apr 18, 2013
Sep 27, 2012
No Place for Truth: Or, Whatever Happened to Evangelical Theology
Wells examines the root causes of why theology is on the decline in the evangelical church. He concludes that the Church has embraced modernity withou...more
Oct 19, 2011
Jun 03, 2011