Biblical Doctrine: A Systematic Summary of Bible Truth (Salvation: Bibliography)

Primary Systematic Theologies

Bancroft, Emery H. Christian Theology: Systematic and Biblical. 2nd ed. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 1976. 236–79.

Berkhof, Louis. Systematic Theology. 4th ed. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1939. 415–549.

Buswell, James Oliver, Jr. A Systematic Theology of the Christian Religion. 2 vols. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 1962–1963. 2:70–215.

Culver, Robert Duncan. Systematic Theology: Biblical and Historical. Fearn, Ross-shire, Scotland: Mentor, 2005. 639–797.

Dabney, Robert Lewis. Systematic Theology. 1871. Reprint, Edinburgh: Banner of Truth, 1985. 553–713.

Erickson, Millard J. Christian Theology. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker, 1986. 887–1022.

Grudem, Wayne. Systematic Theology: An Introduction to Biblical Doctrine. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 1994. 657–850.

Hodge, Charles. Systematic Theology. 3 vols. 1871–1873. Reprint, Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1975. 2:313–53; 3:3–465.

Lewis, Gordon R., and Bruce A. Demarest. Integrative Theology. 3 vols. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 1987–1994. 3:17–236.

Reymond, Robert L. A New Systematic Theology of the Christian Faith. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 1998. 461–502.

Shedd, William G. T. Dogmatic Theology. 3 vols. 1889. Reprint, Minneapolis: Klock & Klock, 1979. 2B:353–587; 3:401–70.

Strong, August Hopkins. Systematic Theology: A Compendium Designed for the Use of Theological Students. Rev. ed. New York: Revell, 1907. 665–894.

Swindoll, Charles R., and Roy B. Zuck, eds. Understanding Christian Theology. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2003. 801–1075.

Thiessen, Henry Clarence. Introductory Lectures in Systematic Theology. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1949. 341–99.

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. 2:501–724.

Specific Works

Barrett, Matthew. Salvation by Grace: The Case for Effectual Calling and Regeneration. Phillipsburg, NJ: P&R, 2013.

Boettner, Lorraine. The Reformed Doctrine of Predestination. 1932. Reprint, Phillipsburg, NJ: Presbyterian and Reformed, 1981.

Calvin, John. Institutes of the Christian Religion. Edited by John T. McNeill. Translated by Ford Lewis Battles. 2 vols. Library of Christian Classics. 1559. Reprint, Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox, 1960.

Gibson, David, and Jonathan Gibson, eds. From Heaven He Came and Sought Her: Definite Atonement in Historical, Biblical, Theological, and Pastoral Perspective. Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2013.

Hoekema, Anthony A. Saved by Grace. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1989.

Jeffery, Steve, Michael Ovey, and Andrew Sach. Pierced for Our Transgressions: Rediscovering the Glory of Penal Substitution. Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2007.

MacArthur, John. The Gospel according to Jesus: What Is Authentic Faith? Rev. ed. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2008.

———. The Gospel according to the Apostles: The Role of Works in the Life of Faith. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2000.

———. Slave: The Hidden Truth about Your Identity in Christ. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2010.

Morris, Leon. The Apostolic Preaching of the Cross. 3rd ed. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1965.

Murray, John. Redemption Accomplished and Applied. 1955. Reprint. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2015.

Owen, John. Salus Electorum, Sanguis Jesu: Or, The Death of Death in the Death of Christ. In The Works of John Owen, edited by William H. Goold, 10:139–428. 1648. Reprint, Edinburgh: Banner of Truth, 1967.

Packer, J. I., and Mark Dever, In My Place Condemned He Stood: Celebrating the Glory of the Atonement. Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2007.

Piper, John. Counted Righteous in Christ: Should We Abandon the Imputation of Christ’s Righteousness? Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2002.

———. Finally Alive: What Happens When We Are Born Again. Fearn, Ross-shire, Scotland: Christian Focus, 2009.

———. The Future of Justification: A Response to N. T. Wright. Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2007.

Riccardi, Michael. Sanctification: The Christian’s Pursuit of God-Given Holiness. Sun Valley, CA: Grace Books, 2015.

Schreiner, Thomas. Faith Alone: The Doctrine of Justification: What the Reformers Taught … and Why It Still Matters. The Five Solas. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2015.

Schreiner, Thomas R., and Bruce A. Ware, eds. Still Sovereign: Contemporary Perspectives on Election, Foreknowledge, and Grace. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker, 2000.

Sproul, R. C. Chosen by God. Rev. ed. Carol Stream, IL: Tyndale House, 2010.

White, James R. The God Who Justifies: A Comprehensive Study of the Doctrine of Justification. Bloomington, MN: Bethany House, 2001.[1]


[1] MacArthur, J., & Mayhue, R., eds. (2017). Biblical Doctrine: A Systematic Summary of Bible Truth (pp. 661–663). Crossway.