Biblical Doctrine: A Systematic Summary of Bible Truth (God the Holy Spirit: Bibliography)

Primary Systematic Theologies

Bancroft, Emery H. Christian Theology: Systematic and Biblical. 2nd ed. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 1976. 157–82.

Berkhof, Louis. Systematic Theology. 4th ed. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1939. 82–99; 423–31.

Dabney, Robert Lewis. Systematic Theology. 1871. Reprint, Edinburgh: Banner of Truth, 1985. 193–201.

Erickson, Millard J. Christian Theology. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker, 1986. 845–83.

Grudem, Wayne. Systematic Theology: An Introduction to Biblical Doctrine. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 1994. 634–53.

Hodge, Charles. Systematic Theology. 3 vols. 1871–1873. Reprint, Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1975. 1:522–34.

Strong, August Hopkins. Systematic Theology: A Compendium Designed for the Use of Theological Students. Rev. ed. New York: Revell, 1907. 304–52.

Swindoll, Charles R., and Roy B. Zuck, eds. Understanding Christian Theology. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2003. 389–536.

Thiessen, Henry Clarence. Introductory Lectures in Systematic Theology. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1949. 144–46.

Turretin, Francis. Institutes of Elenctic Theology. 3 vols. Edited by James T. Dennison Jr. Translated by George Musgrove Giger. 1679–1685. Reprint, Phillipsburg, NJ: P&R, 1992–1997. 1:302–10.

Specific Works

Bickersteth, Edward Henry. The Holy Spirit: His Person and Work. 1869. Reprint, Grand Rapids, MI: Kregel, 1976.

Biederwolf, William Edward. Study of the Holy Spirit. 1903. Reprint, Grand Rapids, MI: Kregel, 1985.

Carson, D. A. Showing the Spirit: A Theological Exposition of 1 Corinthians 12–14. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker, 1987.

Cole, Graham A. He Who Gives Life: The Doctrine of the Holy Spirit. Foundations of Evangelical Theology. Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2007.

Cumming, James Elder. Through the Eternal Spirit: A Bible Study on the Holy Ghost. New York: Revell, 1896.

Firth, David G., and Paul D. Wegner. Presence, Power, and Promise: The Role of the Spirit of God in the Old Testament. Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic, 2011.

Hamilton, James M., Jr. God’s Indwelling Presence: The Holy Spirit in the Old and New Testaments. Nashville: B&H Academic, 2006.

MacArthur, John. The Silent Shepherd: The Care, Comfort, and Correction of the Holy Spirit. 2nd ed. Colorado Springs: Cook, 2012.

Owen, John. The Holy Spirit: His Gifts and Power. Abridged edition. Edited by George Burder. 1792. Reprint, Grand Rapids, MI: Kregel, 1954. Owen’s full work, Pneumatologia, first published in 1674.

Pache, René. The Person and Work of the Holy Spirit. Translated by J. D. Emerson. Chicago: Moody Press, 1979.

Smeaton, George. The Doctrine of the Holy Spirit. 2nd ed. 1889. Reprint, Carlisle, PA: Banner of Truth, 1958.

Swete, Henry Barclay. The Holy Spirit in the Ancient Church: A Study of the Christian Teaching in the Age of the Fathers. 1912. Reprint, Grand Rapids, MI: Baker, 1966.

———. The Holy Spirit in the New Testament: A Study of Primitive Christian Teaching. 1910. Reprint, Grand Rapids, MI: Baker, 1964.

Thomas, Robert L. Understanding Spiritual Gifts: A Verse-by-Verse Study of 1 Corinthians 12–14. 2nd ed. Grand Rapids, MI: Kregel, 1999.

Thomas, W. H. Griffith. The Holy Spirit. 1913. Reprint, Grand Rapids, MI: Kregel, 1986.

Walvoord, John F. The Holy Spirit: A Comprehensive Study of the Person and Work of the Holy Spirit. 1954. Reprint, Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 1991.

Ware, Bruce A. Father, Son, and Holy Spirit: Relationships, Roles, and Relevance. Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2005.

Wood, Leon J. The Holy Spirit in the Old Testament. 1976. Reprint, Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock, 1998.

Charismatic/Pentecostal Issues

Chantry, Walter J. Signs of the Apostles: Observations on Pentecostalism Old and New. 2nd ed. Edinburgh: Banner of Truth, 1976.

Edgar, Thomas R. Satisfied by the Promise of the Spirit: Affirming the Fullness of God’s Provision for Spiritual Living. Grand Rapids, MI: Kregel, 1996.

Frost, Henry W. Miraculous Healing: A Personal Testimony and Biblical Study. 1931. Reprint, London: Evangelical Press, 1972.

Gaffin, Richard B., Jr. Perspectives on Pentecost: Studies in New Testament Teaching on the Gifts of the Holy Spirit. Phillipsburg, NJ: P&R, 1979.

Gromacki, Robert G. The Modern Tongues Movement. Rev. ed. Phillipsburg, NJ: P&R, 1972.

Grudem, Wayne A., ed. Are Miraculous Gifts for Today? Four Views. Counterpoints. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 1996.

Hanegraaff, Hank. Christianity in Crisis: 21st Century. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2009.

Horton, Michael. The Agony of Deceit. Chicago: Moody Press, 1990.

Kole, André, and Al Janssen. Miracles or Magic? Eugene, OR: Harvest House, 1987.

MacArthur, John F., Jr. Charismatic Chaos. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 1992.

———. Strange Fire: The Danger of Offending the Holy Spirit with Counterfeit Worship. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2013.

Masters, Peter. The Healing Epidemic. London: Wakeman, 1988.

Mayhue, Richard L. The Biblical Pattern for Divine Healing. 1979. Reprint, Winona Lake, IN: BMH, 2001.

———. The Healing Promise: Is It Always God’s Will to Heal? Fearn, Ross-shire, Scotland: Mentor, 1997.

McConnell, D. R. A Different Gospel: A Historical and Biblical Analysis of the Modern Faith Movement. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 1988.

Moriarty, Michael G. The New Charismatics: A Concerned Voice Responds to Dangerous New Trends. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 1992.

Napier, John. Charismatic Challenge: Four Key Questions. Homebush West, Australia: Anzea, 1991.

Nolen, William A. Healing: A Doctor in Search of a Miracle. Greenwich, CT: Fawcett, 1976.

Smith, Charles R. Tongues in Biblical Perspective: A Summary of Biblical Conclusions concerning Tongues. 2nd ed. Winona Lake, IN: BMH, 1973.

Tada, Joni Eareckson. A Place of Healing: Wrestling with the Mysteries of Suffering, Pain, and God’s Sovereignty. Colorado Springs: Cook, 2010.

Torrey, R. A. Divine Healing: Does God Perform Miracles Today? 1924. Reprint, Grand Rapids, MI: Baker, 1974.

Warfield, Benjamin B. Counterfeit Miracles. 1918. Reprint, Edinburgh: Banner of Truth, 1972.[1]


[1] MacArthur, J., & Mayhue, R., eds. (2017). Biblical Doctrine: A Systematic Summary of Bible Truth (pp. 394–396). Crossway.