Monthly Archives: April 2018

Review of “The Final Word” by O. Palmer Robertson

The Final Word, a Biblical response to the case for tongues & prophecy today, by O. Palmer Robertson, Edinburgh: The Banner of Truth Trust, 1993, 150 pp. “God’s ‘final word’ to his people is found in Jesus Christ and in … Continue reading

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Review of “The Scriptural Form of Church Government” by C. C. Stewart

The Scriptural Form of Church Government by C. C. Stewart, Toronto: James Campbell & Son, Second Edition, 1872, 197 pp. The Presbyterian Quarterly Review in 1873 (p. 357) notes the following in a review of The Scriptural Form of Church … Continue reading

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Review of “Strangers in Zion” by William R. Glass

Strangers in Zion, Fundamentalists in the South, 1900-1950 by William R. Glass, Mercer University Press, 2001, 309 pp. Fundamentalism is true orthodox Christianity represented best in the Southern states, right? WRONG!, according to William R. Glass in Strangers in Zion, … Continue reading

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Some Old Books

I recently acquired a great donation of a number of books ranging in date from 1647 to 1935. These will be added to our growing collection for the library at our ministry, Sola – Appalachian Christian Retreat. If there is … Continue reading

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Review of “Fair Sunshine” by Jock Purves

Fair Sunshine, Character Studies of the Scottish Covenanters by Jock Purves, Edinburg: The Banner of Truth Trust, 1968, new edition 2003, 194 pp. Fair Sunshine is a collection of twelves essays or chapters on various Scottish Covenanters of the 17th … Continue reading

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Review of “The Unlisted Legion” by Jock Purves

The Unlisted Legion, Part of the its witness in the Karakoram and the Khyber by Jock Purves, Edinburgh: The Banner of Truth Trust, 1977, 195 pp. Twice recently I came across the name “Jock Purves.” First, my colleague in the … Continue reading

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Review of “The Triumph of Grace in the Theology of Karl Barth” by G. C. Berkouwer

The Triumph of Grace in the Theology of Karl Barth by G. C. Berkouwer, Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1956, 414 pp. The Triumph of Grace in the Theology of Karl Barth is a very difficult book to read. In fact, having … Continue reading

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