Old Testament: General Works


Allis, Oswald T. The Old Testament: Its Claims and Its Critics. Nutley: Presbyterian & Reformed, 1972.*

Archer Jr., Gleason. A Survey of Old Testament Introduction: Updated and Revised Edition.  Chicago: Moody, 1994.*

Boadt, Lawrence. Reading the Old Testament: An Introduction. NY: Paulist, 1984.

Cowles, C. S., et al. Counterpoints — Show Them No Mercy: Four Views on God and Canaanite Genocide. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2003.*

Crocket, William Day. A Harmony of the Books of Samuel, Kings, and Chronicles: the Books of the Kings of Judah and Israel. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1996.*

Duggan, Michael. The Consuming Fire: A Christian Introduction to the Old Testament. San Francisco: Ignatius, 1991.

Ellis, Peter F. The Men and Message of the Old Testament. Collegeville: Liturgical, 1975.

Geisler, Norman L. A Popular Survey of the Old Testament. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1977.*

Harrison, R. K. Introduction to the Old Testament. Peabody: Hendrickson, 2004.*

Heinish, Paul. Christ in Prophecy. Collegeville: Liturgical, 1956.

_____. History of the Old Testament. Collegeville: Liturgical, 1952.

_____. Theology of the Old Testament. Collegeville: Liturgical, 1955.

Howard Jr., David M. and Michael A. Grisanti, eds. Giving the Sense: Understanding and Using Old Testament Historical Texts. Grand Rapids: Kregel, 2003.*

Howell, Kenneth J. “Step by Step: Did the Catholic Church Add to the Old Testament?” in This Rock, Vol. 16, No. 3, March 2005.

Jensen, Irving L. Jensen’s Survey of  the Old Testament. Chicago: Moody, 1978.*

Jones, Floyd Nolen. The Chronology of the Old Testament: A Return to the Basics. Green Forest: Master Books, 2005.*

Kaiser Jr., Walter C. A History of Israel: From the Bronze Age through the Jewish Wars. Nashville: Broadman & Holman, 1998.*

_____. Toward an Old Testament Theology. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1979.*

Matthews, Victor H. and Don. C. Benjamin. Old Testament Parallels: Laws and Stories from the Ancient Near East, Fully Revised and Expanded Edition. NY: Paulist, 1997.*

Merrill, Eugene H. An Historical Survey of the Old Testament. Phillipsburg: Presbyterian and Reformed, 1979.*

Nichols, Aidan. Lovely, Like Jerusalem: The Fulfillment of the Old Testament in Christ and the Church. San Francisco: Ignatius, 2007.

Raven, John Howard. Twin Brooks Series: The History of the Religion of Israel — An Old Testament Theology. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1933, 1979 reprint.*

Shulman, Eliezar. The Sequence of Events in the Old Testament. Israel: Technical Writing and Engineering, 1987.*

Van Groningen, Gerard. Messianic Revelation in the Old Testament. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1990*

de Vaux, Roland. The Bible and the Ancient Near East. Garden City: Doubleday, 1971.

Walton, John H. Library of Biblical Interpretation — Ancient Israelite Literature in its Cultural Context: A Survey of Parallels Between Biblical and Ancient Near Eastern Texts. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1989.*