Monday, July 30, 2018

Joining the Classics Club

The Classics Club
50+ classics by July 2022


My Classics Club Checklist

Bibles

  1. _ Darby Translation (1890)
  2. _ American Standard Version, 1901
  3. _ Tyndale New Testament (1534, modern spelling edition, 1989)
  4. _ Wycliffe New Testament (1388, modern spelling edition, 2002)
  5. _ J.B. Phillips New Testament (1958)
  6. _ New English Bible (1970)
  7. _ The Living Bible, Paraphrased (1971)
  8. _ Good News Bible (Today's English Version), 1976
  9. _ New King James Version (1982)
  10. _ New International Version (1984)

Autobiographies, Biographies
  1. _ The Biography of Robert Murray M’Cheyne by Andrew A. Bonar
  2. _ I Dared To Call Him Father by Bilquis Sheikh
  3. _ A Man Called Peter by Catherine Marshall
  4. _ Foxes Book of Martyrs by John Foxe
  5. _ Through Gates of Splendour by Elisabeth Elliot
  6. _ The Life and Diary of David Brainerd
  7. _ Autobiography of George Muller
  8. _ Christian Leaders of the Eighteenth Century J.C. Ryle
Commentaries

  1. _ Exposition of James by Thomas Manton (Puritan)
  2. _ Commentary on Galatians by Martin Luther (Reformer)
  3. _ The Treasury of David by Charles Spurgeon
  4. _ Exposition of the Gospel of John A.W. Pink 
  5. _ Exposition of First John by A.W. Pink
  6. _ Exposition of Hebrews A.W. Pink
  7. _ Sixty Days with John Owen in Hebrews
  8. _ Gleanings in Exodus by A.W. Pink
  9. _ Gleanings from Paul A.W. Pink
  10. _ Exposition of Matthew by J.C. Ryle
  11. _ Exposition of Mark by J.C. Ryle
  12. _ Exposition of Luke by J.C. Ryle
  13. _ Exposition of John by J.C. Ryle
  14. _ Matthew Henry's Commentary on Genesis
  15. _ Matthew Henry's Commentary on Exodus
  16. _ Matthew Henry's Commentary on Leviticus
  17. _ Matthew Henry's Commentary on Numbers
  18. _ Matthew Henry's Commentary on Deuteronomy
  19. _ Matthew Henry's Commentary on Joshua
  20. _ Matthew Henry's Commentary on Judges
  21. _ Matthew Henry's Commentary on Ruth
  22. _ Matthew Henry's Commentary on 1 Samuel
  23. _ Matthew Henry's Commentary on 2 Samuel
  24. _ Matthew Henry's Commentary on 1 Kings
  25. _ Matthew Henry's Commentary on 2 Kings


Devotionals

  1. _ Morning and Evening by Charles Spurgeon
  2. _ My Utmost for His Highest by Oswald Chambers
  3. _ Mornings with Tozer (he died in 1963; this was first published in 1991)
  4. _ Valley of Vision (Puritans, collected, first published 1975)
  5. _ Joyful Christian of C.S. Lewis

Sermons

  1. _ Selected Sermons of Jonathan Edwards
  2. _ The Wartime Sermons of Dr. Peter Marshall
  3. _ Twenty Sermons by Thomas Manton
  4. _ Volume One The Sermons of George Whitefield
  5. _ Volume Two The Sermons of George Whitefield

Theology, Short-to-Medium

  1. _ The Sovereignty of God by A.W. Pink
  2. _ Savior of the World by B.B. Warfield
  3. _ Faith and Life by B.B. Warfield
  4. _ The Reformed Doctrine of Predestination by Loraine Better
  5. _ Dangers of a Shallow Faith by A.W. Tozer 
  6. _ A Disruptive Faith by A.W. Tozer
  7. _ Tozer on Worship and Entertainment by A.W. Tozer
  8. _ Light from Old Times by J.C. Ryle
  9. _ Knots Untied by J.C. Ryle
  10. _ Holiness by J.C. Ryle
  11. _ Practical Religion by J.C. Ryle
  12. _ A Lamp for My Feet by Elisabeth Elliot 
  13. _ The Glory of Christ by John Owen 
  14. _ Bondage of the Will by Martin Luther
  15. _ Grace and Glory by Geerhardus Vos 
  16. _ The Godly Man’s Picture by Thomas Watson 
  17. _ Real Christianity by William Wilberforce
  18. _ The Way of Life by Charles Hodge
  19. _ Christianity and Liberalism by J. Gresham Machen
  20. _ In His Image by Paul Brand
  21. _ The Saints Safety in Evil Times by Richard Sibbes
  22. _ Christ is Best by Richard Sibbes
  23. _ Christ's Sufferings for Man's Sin  by Richard Sibbes
  24. _ The Church's Visitation by Richard Sibbes
Theology, Super-Intimidating Length
  1. _ The Christian In Complete Armour by William Gurnall
  2. _ Communion with the Triune God by John Owen
  3. _ Institutes of the Christian Religion by John Calvin
  4. _ Existence and Attributes of God by Stephen Charnock
  5. _ 158 Sermons on Psalm 119 by Thomas Manton
  6. _ An Exposition of Psalm 119 by Charles Bridge
Feel free to copy/paste this. You can replace the _ with an X or a ✔ (copy/paste it) when you finish reading a book.

© Becky Laney of Operation Actually Read Bible

1 comment:

Lois Tinúviel said...

What a great idea! There are so many Christian classics I have yet to read.