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) Living Insights Study Bible. 1996. 1606 pages. [Source: Bought]

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 "Commentary on Genesis." From Matthew Henry's Commentary on The Whole Bible Complete and Unabridged in One Volume. Matthew Henry. Updated by Martin H. Manser. 1710 for the original. [Source: Bought]
  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 (The Sovereignty of God. Arthur W. Pink. 1917. 272 pages. [Source: Bought])
  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.