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The New International Version is used for all biblical references and quotations unless otherwise stated.


Barclay, W., Crucified and Crowned, London, SCM, 1961.
Barclay, W., The Making of the Bible, London, Lutterworth, 1961.
Bettenson, H., Documents of the Christian Church, 2nd edition, Oxford, OUP, 1963.
Bruce, F.F., The Acts of the Apostles, 2nd edition, London, Tyndale, 1952.
Bruce, F.F., The Books and the Parchments, revised, London, Pickering & Inglis, 1971.
Bruce, F.F., The Epistle of Paul to the Romans, TNTC, London, Tyndale, 1963.
Bruce, F.F., New Testament History, 4th edition, London, Pickering & Inglis, 1980.
Bull, N.J., The Rise of the Church, London, Heinmann, 1967.

Carson, D.A., Douglas, J. & Morris, L.., An Introduction to the New Testament, Leicester, Apollos, 1992.
Clogg, F.C., An Introduction to the New Testament, 3rd edition, University of London, Hodder & Stoughton, 1948
Conzelmann, H., The Theology of St.Luke, ET, London, Faber, 1960.
Drane, J., An Introduction to the Bible, Oxford, Lion, 1990.
Filson, F.V., A New Testament History, London, SCM, 1965.
Geisler, N.L. & Nix, W.E., A General Introduction to the Bible, revised, Chicago, Moody, 1986.
Gundry, R.H., A Survey of the New Testament, 3rd edition, Carlisle, Paternoster, 1997.
Guthrie, D. & Motyer, J.A. (eds.), The New Bible Commentary - Revised, Leicester, Inter-Varsity, 1970.

Hunter, A.M., Introducing the New Testament, revised, London, SCM, 1972.
Jeremias, J., Jerusalem in the Time of Jesus, ET, London, SCM, 1969.
Kümmel, W.G., Introduction to the New Testament, ET by H.C.Kee, London, SCM, 1975.
Lightfoot, J.B., St.Paul 's Epistle to the Galatians, London, Macmillan, 1890.
Lightfoot, J.B., St.Paul's Epistle to the Philippians, 8th edition, London, Macmillan, 1888.
Manson, W., The Epistle to the Hebrews, London, Hodder, 1951.
Marshall, I.H., The Gospel of Luke, NIGTC, Exeter, Paternoster, 1978.
Morris, L., The Atonement, Leicester, IVP, 1984.

Ramsay, W.M., St.Paul the Traveller and the Roman Citizen, 17th edition, London, Hodder & Stoughton, 1930.
Ramsay, W.M., A Historical Commentary on St.Paul's Epistle to the Galatians, London, Macmillan, 1899. Stott, J.R.W., The Epistles of John, TNTC, Leicester, Tyndale, 1964.
Thiessen, H.C., Introduction to the New Testament, Grand Rapids, Eerdmans, 1943.
Tenney, M.C., New Testament Survey, revised, Leicester, Inter-Varsity, 1985.
Unnik, W.C. van, The New Testament, ET by H.H.Hoskins, London, Collins, 1964.
Vos, H.F., Beginnings in the New Testament, Chicago, Moody Press, 1973.
Yamauchi, E.M., Pre-Christian Gnosticism, London, Tyndale, 1973.


The Holy Bible: New International Version, London, Hodder & Stoughton, 1979. Palmer, E.H. (Gen.Ed.),
The NIV Study Bible, London, Hodder & Stoughton, 1987.


ET = English Translation; IVP = Inter-Varsity Press; LXX = The Septuagint;
MS = manuscript; MSS = manuscripts; NIGTC - New International Greek Testament Commentary;
NT = New Testament; OT = Old Testament; OUP = Oxford University Press
TNTC = Tyndale New Testament Commentary.


Futher books may be indicated in the endnotes of individual studies. Consult the publishers' websites to check if textbooks are available, revised or republished. Bargains may be found on AMAZON.

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