(For an explanation of this bibliography see the note on the bibliography to chapter 1, p. 38. Complete bibliographical data may be found on pp. 1223-29.)
In the "Other Works" section of this chapter's bibliography I have included some works written from a nonevangelical perspective because of their importance for investigating the historical data relevant to the question of canon.
Sections in Evangelical Systematic Theologies
1. Anglican (Episcopalian) 1882-92 Litton, 10-18 1930 Thomas, 101-15
2. Arminian (Wesleyan or Methodist) 1875-76 Pope, 1:193-230
1940 Wiley, 1:185-214 1983 Carter, 1:291-94
1907 Strong, 145-72; 236-40 1976-83 Henry, 2:69-76; 4:405-75 1987-94 Lewis/Demarest, 1:147-48
1947 Chafer, 1:95-102, 124-28 1949 Thiessen, 50-61 1986 Ryrie, 105-9
1917-24 Pieper, 1:330-48
6. Reformed (or Presbyterian) 1861 Heppe, 12-21, 28-31 1871-73 Hodge, 1:152-53 1887-1921 Warfield, IAB 411-18 1889 Shedd, 1:134-47
1938 Berkhof, Intro. 116-43 1962 Buswell, 1:193-98
Sections in Representative Roman Catholic Systematic Theologies
1. Roman Catholic: Traditional 1955 Ott (no explicit treatment)
2. Roman Catholic: Post-Vatican II
Other Works Beckwith, R.T. "Canon of the Old Testament." In IBD 1:235-38. Beckwith, Roger. The Old Testament Canon of the New Testament Church and Its Background in Early Judaism. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1985.
IBD IBD—The Illustrated Bible Dictionary. Ed. J.D. Douglas, et al. 3 vols. Leicester: Inter-Varsity Press, and Wheaton: Tyndale House, 1980.
Birdsall, J.N. "Apocrypha." In IBD 1:75-77.
_. "Canon of the New Testament." In IBD 1:240-45.
Bruce, F.F. The Canon of Scripture. Downers Grove, Ill: InterVarsity Press, 1988.
Carson, D.A., and John D. Woodbridge, eds. Hermeneutics, Authority, and Canon. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1986.
Dunbar, David G. "The Biblical Canon." In Hermeneutics, Authority, and Canon. Ed. by D.A. Carson and John Woodbridge. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1986.
Green, William Henry. General Introduction to the Old Testament: The Canon. New York: Scribners, 1898.
Harris, R. Laird. "Chronicles and the Canon in New Testament Times." JETS. Vol. 33, no. 1 (March 1990): 75-84.
_. Inspiration and Canonicity of the Bible: An Historical and Exegetical Study. Grand
Rapids: Zondervan, 1989.
Kline, Meredith G. The Structure of Biblical Authority. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1972.
Leiman, S.Z. The Canonization of Hebrew Scripture: The Talmudic andMidrashic Evidence. Hamden, Conn.: Archon, 1976.
McRay, J.R. "Bible, Canon of." In EDT pp. 140-41.
Metzger, Bruce M. The Canon of the New Testament: Its Origin, Development, and
Significance. Oxford: Clarendon; and New York: Oxford University Press, 1987.
Packer, J.I. "Scripture." NDT 627-31.
Ridderbos, Herman N. Redemptive History and the New Testament Scriptures. Formerly, The Authority of the New Testament Scriptures. 2d rev. ed. Trans. by H.D. Jongste. Rev. by Richard B. Gaffin, Jr. Phillipsburg, N.J.: Presbyterian and Reformed, 1988.
Westcott, Brooke Foss. The Bible in the Church: A Popular Account of the Collection and Reception of the Holy Scriptures in the Christian Churches. First ed. with alterations. London: Macmillan, 1901.
Zahn, Theodor. Geschichte des Neutestamentlichen Kanons. 2 vols. Erlangen: Deichert, 1888-90. Reprint ed., Hildesheim and New York: Olms, 1975.
SCRIPTURE MEMORY PASSAGE Hebrews 1:1-2: In many and various ways God spoke of old to our fathers by the prophets; but in these last days he has spoken to us by a Son, whom he appointed the heir of all things, through whom also he created the world.
Was this article helpful?