Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Reformation & Revival Volume 4 now on-line

The following articles are now available on-line in PDF:

Volume 4.1 - Theme: Spiritual Warfare
John H. Armstrong, "Editor's Introduction," Reformation & Revival 4.1 (Winter 1995): 9-10.

Tom Austin, "On the Demonisation of Believers," Reformation & Revival 4.1 (Winter 1995): 11-28.

Waynje A. Detzler, "Myths About Spiritual Warfare," Reformation & Revival 4.1 (Winter 1995): 29-42.

Chuck Huckaby, "Spiritual Warfare in the Book of Numbers," Reformation & Revival 4.1 (Winter 1995): 43-56.

Scott Souza, "Is It War, Or Is It Life?" Reformation & Revival 4.1 (Winter 1995): 57-68.

Robert H. Lescelius, "Revival and Spiritual Warfare," Reformation & Revival 4.1 (Winter 1995): 69-84.

Steven Fernandez, "The Deliverance Model of Spirtual Warfare," Reformation & Revival 4.1 (Winter 1995): 85-114.

Gary Johnson, "A Review Article," Reformation & Revival 4.1 (Winter 1995): 115-140.

Annotated Bibliography, Reformation & Revival 4.1 (Winter 1995): 141-146.

Book Reviews, Reformation & Revival 4.1 (Winter 1995): 147-171.

Volume 4.2 - Theme: Holiness
John H. Armstrong, "'What Makes God So Totally Different?'," Reformation & Revival 4:2 (Spring 1995): 9-13.

William Still, "The Holiness of God and His Redeemed People," Reformation & Revival 4:2 (Spring 1995): 15-40.

Tom Austin, "The Glory of God," Reformation & Revival 4:2 (Spring 1995): 41-57.

Douglas Wilson, "Doctrine and Holiness," Reformation & Revival 4:2 (Spring 1995): 59-62.

Tom Wells, "The Holiness of God and Assurance That I Am a Christian," Reformation & Revival 4:2 (Spring 1995): 63-71.

Samuel A. Owen, "The Providence of God," Reformation & Revival 4:2 (Spring 1995): 73-79.

Joel R. Beeke, "Cultivating Holiness," Reformation & Revival 4:2 (Spring 1995): 81-112.

George M. Bowman, "Trying to Please Men: A Practice Filled with Danger," Reformation & Revival 4:2 (Spring 1995): 113-123.

Anonymous, "Annotated Bibliography," Reformation & Revival 4:2 (Spring 1995): 125-131.

Anonymous, "Book Reviews," Reformation & Revival 4:2 (Spring 1995): 133-175.

Volume 4.3 - Theme: Revival: The First Great Awakening
John H. Armstrong, "Editor's Introduction," Reformation & Revival 4:3 (Summer 1995): 9-14.

John F. Thornbury, "Another Look at the First Great Awakening," Reformation & Revival 4:3 (Summer 1995): 15-23.

Robert H. Lescelius, "The Great Awakening: A Pattern Revival," Reformation & Revival 4:3 (Summer 1995): 25-38.

Kenneth E. Lawson, "Who Founded Methodism? Wesley's Dependence upon Whitefield in the Eighteenth-Century English Revival," Reformation & Revival 4:3 (Summer 1995): 39-57.

Tom Wells, "Thinking Critically About Revival," Reformation & Revival 4:3 (Summer 1995): 59-64.

Michael A.G. Haykin, "Jonathan Edwards and His Legacy," Reformation & Revival 4:3 (Summer 1995): 65-86.

John K. LaShell, "Jonathan Edwards and the New Sense," Reformation & Revival 4:3 (Summer 1995): 87-97.

Doreen Moore, "Jonathan Edwards: Ministry and the Life of the Family," Reformation & Revival 4:3 (Summer 1995): 99-120.

Daniel I. Block, "Reviving God's Covenant with Levi: Reflections on Malachi 2:1-9," Reformation & Revival 4:3 (Summer 1995): 121-136.

Anonymous, "Bibliography," Reformation & Revival 4:3 (Summer 1995): 137-142.

Anonymous, "Article in Review," Reformation & Revival 4:3 (Summer 1995): 143-165.

Anonymous, "Book Reviews," Reformation & Revival 4:3 (Summer 1995): 167-196.

Volume 4.4 - Theme: Music
Editor, "Editor's Introduction," Reformation & Revival 4:4 (Fall 1995): 9-14.

P.J. Janson, "A Reason to Sing," Reformation & Revival 4:4 (Fall 1995): 15-29.

James Correnti, "In Search of a Good Hymn," Reformation & Revival 4:4 (Fall 1995): 31-36.

Frank Griffith, "The Role of Singing in the Life and Worship of the Church," Reformation & Revival 4:4 (Fall 1995): 37-60.

W. Robert Godfrey, "Ancient Praise," Reformation & Revival 4:4 (Fall 1995): 61-63.

John Mason Hodges, "Beauty Revisited," Reformation & Revival 4:4 (Fall 1995): 65-78.

Terry Yount, "Musical Taste: The Ultimate Sacrifice?" Reformation & Revival 4:4 (Fall 1995): 79-90.

Denis D. Haack, "Having Ears that Hear: A Practical Guide to Discernment in Contemporary Music," Reformation & Revival 4:4 (Fall 1995): 91-104.

Leonard R. Payton, "Music Technology and Worldliness," Reformation & Revival 4:4 (Fall 1995): 105-115.

P.J. Janson, "Congregational Singing and Acoustics," Reformation & Revival 4:4 (Fall 1995): 117-124.

Anonymous, "Annotated Bibliography," Reformation & Revival 4:4 (Fall 1995): 125-126.

Anonymous, "Book Reviews," Reformation & Revival 4:4 (Fall 1995): 127-155.

Anonymous, "Announcement," Reformation & Revival 4:4 (Fall 1995): 157-158.

Monday, October 26, 2009

Winner of Second October Giveaway

The winner of the second October giveaway is Jonathan McCormick. Well done Jonathan!

Reformation & Revival Volume 3 now online

The following articles are now available on-line in PDF:

Volume 3 No 1 - Theme: Grace
Editor, "Editor's Introduction," Reformation & Revival 3:1 (Winter 1994): 9-13.

Richard C. Lucas, "The Grace of God," Reformation & Revival 3:1 (Winter 1994): 15-31.

Tom Wells, "Misunderstandings of Grace," Reformation & Revival 3:1 (Winter 1994): 33-44.

Mark Webb, "What Difference Does It Make?" Reformation & Revival 3:1 (Winter 1994): 45-60.

A. Peter Parkinson, "Ministering the Grace of God in Pastoral Care," Reformation & Revival 3:1 (Winter 1994): 61-78.

Gary D. Long, "The Grace of God and Departures From It," Reformation & Revival 3:1 (Winter 1994): 79-99.

John H. Armstrong, "Common Grace: A Not So Common Matter," Reformation & Revival 3:1 (Winter 1994): 101-125.

Anonymous, "An Annotated Bibliography," Reformation & Revival 3:1 (Winter 1994): 127-133.

Anonymous, "Book Reviews," Reformation & Revival 3:1 (Winter 1994): 135-160.


Volume 3 No 2 - Theme: The Holy Spirit

John H. Armstrong, "Editor's Introduction," Reformation & Revival 3:2 (Spring 1994): 9-14.

Thomas N. Smith, "I Believe in the Holy Spirit," Reformation & Revival 3:2 (Spring 1994): 15-19.

Michael S. Horton, "Wanted: Apathetic Lutherans and Calvinists (No Experience Required)," Reformation & Revival 3:2 (Spring 1994): 21-27.

Geoffrey Thomas, "The Return of the Holy Spirit: A Modern Parable," Reformation & Revival 3:2 (Spring 1994): 29-31.

Jim Elliff, "Led By the Spirit," Reformation & Revival 3:2 (Spring 1994): 33-48.

Rick Ritchie, "The Spirit and the Word: What God Has Joined Together Let No Man Divide," Reformation & Revival 3:2 (Spring 1994): 49-59.

Robert Lescelius, "Spurgeon and Revival," Reformation & Revival 3:2 (Spring 1994): 61-83.

Michael A.G. Haykin, "The Holy Spirit and Prayer in John Bunyan," Reformation & Revival 3:2 (Spring 1994): 85-95.

Mark Webb, "What Difference Does It Make?-II," Reformation & Revival 3:2 (Spring 1994): 97-110.

Anonymous, "An Annotated Bibliography," Reformation & Revival 3:2 (Spring 1994): 111-116.

Various authors, "Book Reviews," Reformation & Revival 3:2 (Spring 1994): 117-149.

John H. Armstrong, "Book Notices," Reformation & Revival 3:2 (Spring 1994): 151-160.


Volume 3 No 3 - Theme: The Christian Mind
John H. Armstrong, "Editor's Introduction," Reformation & Revival 3:3 (Summer 1994): 9-17.

Bassam M. Madany, "The Christian Mind," Reformation & Revival 3:3 (Summer 1994): 19-33.

Bryan Chapell, "Prelude to Revival: A Christian Response to Culture Wars," Reformation & Revival 3:3 (Summer 1994): 35-59.

Bill Crouse, "The Conversion of the Mind," Reformation & Revival 3:3 (Summer 1994): 61-72.

Thomas N. Smith, "The Pastor As a Christian Thinker," Reformation & Revival 3:3 (Summer 1994): 73-83.

R. Kent Hughes, "The Way of Blessing," Reformation & Revival 3:3 (Summer 1994): 85-96.

Rick Ritchie, "Thinking Like Christians in a TV Culture," Reformation & Revival 3:3 (Summer 1994): 97-104.

Jim Elliff, "An Argument for Learning," Reformation & Revival 3:3 (Summer 1994): 105-114.

Anonymous, "Annotated Bibliography," Reformation & Revival 3:3 (Summer 1994): 115-119.

Anonymous, "Book Reviews," Reformation & Revival 3:3 (Summer 1994): 121-158.


Volume 3 No 4 - Theme: The Reformation of the Church
John H. Armstrong, "Editor's Introduction," Reformation & Revival 3:4 (Fall 1994): 9-16.

John MacArthur, "Truth vs. Technique," Reformation & Revival 3:4 (Fall 1994): 17-42.

William E. Payne, "Biblical Reformation in the Churches," Reformation & Revival 3:4 (Fall 1994): 43-59.

Art Azurdia, "Recovering the Third Mark of the Church," Reformation & Revival 3:4 (Fall 1994): 61-79.

Leonard R. Payton, "The Chief Musician Is a Pastor-Teacher," Reformation & Revival 3:4 (Fall 1994): 81-84.

Walter J. Chantry, "The Nomadic Search for a Local Church," Reformation & Revival 3:4 (Fall 1994): 85-87.

Norman P. Anderson, "What About Applause in Public Worship?" Reformation & Revival 3:4 (Fall 1994): 89-90.

James Edward McGoldrick, "Every Inch for Christ: Abraham Kuyper on the Reform of the Church," Reformation & Revival 3:4 (Fall 1994): 91-100.

Chuck Huckaby, "Frank Schaeffer's Protest Against Protestantism: A Protestant Response," Reformation & Revival 3:4 (Fall 1994): 101-121.

Don Cook, "Christian Illuminati," Reformation & Revival 3:4 (Fall 1994): 123-126.

Anonymous, "Annotated Bibliography," Reformation & Revival 3:4 (Fall 1994): 127-130.

Anonymous, "Book Reviews," Reformation & Revival 3:4 (Fall 1994): 131-173.

John H. Armstrong, "Book Notices," Reformation & Revival 3:4 (Fall 1994): 175-176.

Thursday, October 22, 2009

Reformation and Revival Journal Vol. 2 Nos 2-4 now on-line

The following articles are now available on-line in PDF:

Vol. 2. No 2 - Theme: The Person of Christ

John H. Armstrong, "Editor's Introduction," Reformation & Revival 2:2 (Spring 1993): 9-14.
James M. Boice, "Alpha and Omega," Reformation & Revival 2:2 (Spring 1993): 15-28.
S. Lewis Johnson, Jr., "God's Last Word to Men," Reformation & Revival 2:2 (Spring 1993): 29-44.
Tom Wells, "Made Like His Brothers," Reformation & Revival 2:2 (Spring 1993): 45-54.
John Blanchard, "The Humanity of Christ," Reformation & Revival 2:2 (Spring 1993): 55-66.

Donald Garlington, "Christ in the Wilderness," Reformation & Revival 2:2 (Spring 1993): 67-84.

John H. Armstrong, "The Unique Christ and the Modern Challenge," Reformation & Revival 2:2 (Spring 1993): 85-100.
Richard C. Leonard, "Worship of Christ and the Biblical Covenant," Reformation & Revival 2:2 (Spring 1993): 101-120.
Anonymous, "An Annotated Bibliography," Reformation & Revival 2:2 (Spring 1993): 121-124.
Anonymous, "Book Reviews," Reformation & Revival 2:2 (Spring 1993): 125-144.

Vol. 2 No 3 - Theme: Evangelism
John H. Armstrong, "Editor's Introduction," Reformation & Revival 2:3 (Summer 1993): 9-12.
John Blanchard, "Evangelistic Preaching for Today," Reformation & Revival 2:3 (Summer 1993): 13-28.
James M. Boice, "Witnessing: The Progress of Revival," Reformation & Revival 2:3 (Summer 1993): 29-44.
James I. Packer, "Reformation of the Church," Reformation & Revival 2:3 (Summer 1993): 45-57.
Jim Elliff, "Global Evangelization and God's Sovereignty," Reformation & Revival 2:3 (Summer 1993): 58-73.
Jim Ehrhard, "The Dangers of the Invitation System," Reformation & Revival 2:3 (Summer 1993): 75-94.
Norman P. Anderson, "The Church Growth Movement and the Megachurch Model," Reformation & Revival 2:3 (Summer 1993): 95-112.
John H. Armstrong, "An Annotated Bibliography," Reformation & Revival 2:3 (Summer 1993): 113-116.
Anonymous, "Book Reviews," Reformation & Revival 2:3 (Summer 1993): 117-144.
Vol. 2 No. 4 - Theme: REVIVAL: Problems & Blessings
John H. Armstrong, "Editor's Introduction," Reformation & Revival 2:4 (Fall 1993): 9-12.
Eifion Evans, "The Welsh Revival of 1904: Problems and Blessings," Reformation & Revival 2:4 (Fall 1993): 13-28.
Erroll Hulse, "Global Revival: Should We Be Involved," Reformation & Revival 2:4 (Fall 1993): 29-56.
Eric J. Alexander, "Pleas for Revival," Reformation & Revival 2:4 (Fall 1993): 57-68.
Richard Owen Roberts, "Spiritual Drunkeness," Reformation & Revival 2:4 (Fall 1993): 69-92.
Kurt R. Linde, "The Dangers of an Unconverted Ministry," Reformation & Revival 2:4 (Fall 1993): 93-98.
John F. Thornbury, "God's Universal Call to Men," Reformation & Revival 2:4 (Fall 1993): 99-114.
John H. Armstrong , "An Annotated Bibliography," Reformation & Revival 2:4 (Fall 1993): 115-118.
Anonymous, "Book Reviews," Reformation & Revival 2:4 (Fall 1993): 119-144.
I currently have no access to issue 2.1 - if anyone can help, please contact me.

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Volume 1 of Reformation and Revival Journal now on-line

The following articles are now available on-line in PDF:

Vol. 1 No 1 - Theme: Reformation

John H. Armstrong, "Editor's Introduction," Reformation & Revival 1:1 (Winter 1992): 9-12.

James E. McGoldrick, "Three Principles of Protestantism," Reformation & Revival 1:1 (Winter 1992): 13-28.

Tom Wells, "Reformation: A Pivotal Issue," Reformation & Revival 1:1 (Winter 1992): 29-37.

Erroll Hulse, "Martin Luther-God's Man for the Hour," Reformation & Revival 1:1 (Winter 1992): 39-52.

James I. Packer, "A Man for All Ministries," Reformation & Revival 1:1 (Winter 1992): 53-74.

Geoffrey Thomas, "Where are the Reformers?" Reformation & Revival 1:1 (Winter 1992): 75-80.

Jim Elliff, "The Starving of the Church," Reformation & Revival 1:1 (Winter 1992): 81-88.

Thomas N. Smith, "Reforming the Pastoral Care of the Church," Reformation & Revival 1:1 (Winter 1992): 89-104.

Anonymous, "Suggested Bibliography," Reformation & Revival 1:1 (Winter 1992): 105-106.

Anonymous, "Book Reviews," Reformation & Revival 1:1 (Winter 1992): 107-127.


Vol 1 No. 2 - Theme: Revival


John H. Armstrong, "Editor's Introduction," Reformation & Revival 1:2 (Spring 1992): 9-22.

Thomas J. Nettles, "A Better Way: Reformation and Revival," Reformation & Revival 1:2 (Spring 1992): 23-64.

John F. Thornbury," Interpreting the Great Awakening," Reformation & Revival 1:2 (Spring 1992): 65-82.

John Richard de Witt, "Repentance: The Fruit of Revival," Reformation & Revival 1:2 (Spring 1992): 83-96.

Jim Elliff, "The Starving of the Church-II," Reformation & Revival 1:2 (Spring 1992): 97-110.

Anonymous, "Bibliography," Reformation & Revival 1:2 (Spring 1992): 111-118.

Anonymous, "Book Reviews," Reformation & Revival 1:2 (Spring 1992): 119-144.


Vol. 1 No. 3 - Theme: Prayer

John H. Armstrong, "Editor's Introduction," Reformation & Revival 1:3 (Summer 1992): 9-12.

Don Whitney, "The Motive Needed for Answered Prayer," Reformation & Revival 1:3 (Summer 1992): 13-24.

Roger R. Nicole, "Prayer: The Prelude to Revival," Reformation & Revival 1:3 (Summer 1992): 25-36.

William C. Brownson, "A New Way to Pray," Reformation & Revival 1:3 (Summer 1992): 37-44.

Joel Nederhood, "Private Prayer," Reformation & Revival 1:3 (Summer 1992): 45-54.

Tom Wells, "What Shall We Pray For?" Reformation & Revival 1:3 (Summer 1992): 55-64.

Michael A.G. Haykin, "John Sutcliff and the Concert of Prayer," Reformation & Revival 1:3 (Summer 1992): 65-88.

Curt Daniel, "Prayer and the Sovereignty of God," Reformation & Revival 1:3 (Summer 1992): 89-102.

Jim Elliff, "The Starving of the Church-III," Reformation & Revival 1:3 (Summer 1992): 103-118.

Anonymous, "Bibliography," Reformation & Revival 1:3 (Summer 1992): 119-120.

Anonymous, "Book Reviews," Reformation & Revival 1:3 (Summer 1992): 121-144.


Vol 1 No 4 - Theme: Preaching

John H. Armstrong, "Preaching-God's Way to Reformation & Revival," Reformation & Revival 1:4 (Fall 1992): 9-18.

R.C. Lucas, "Who Else? An Appeal for True Preaching!" Reformation & Revival 1:4 (Fall 1992): 19-30.

John R. de Witt, "Preaching: The Means of Revival," Reformation & Revival 1:4 (Fall 1992): 31-42.

Robert Murray M'Cheyne, "The Cry for Revival," Reformation & Revival 1:4 (Fall 1992): 43-52.
Tom Wells, "Are You Discouraged in Preaching the Gospel?" Reformation & Revival 1:4 (Fall 1992): 53-60.

William G. Hughes, "Exhortations for Pastoral Preaching," Reformation & Revival 1:4 (Fall 1992): 61-80.

Thomas N. Smith, "D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones: The Preacher," Reformation & Revival 1:4 (Fall 1992): 81-100.

Perry G. Brackin, "May It Be Well with Your Soul," Reformation & Revival 1:4 (Fall 1992): 101-104.

Jim Elliff, "The Starving of the Church-IV," Reformation & Revival 1:4 (Fall 1992): 105-122.

Anonymous, "Bibliography," Reformation & Revival 1:4 (Fall 1992): 123-124.

Anonymous, "Book Reviews," Reformation & Revival 1:4 (Fall 1992): 125-143.

Once the entire series is placed online hosting of these articles will be switched to http://www.act3online.com/ and this post will be removed.

Monday, October 19, 2009

David F. Payne on the Place of Daniel in Old Testament Eschatology

The following article is now on-line in PDF:

David F. Payne, "The Place of Daniel in Old Testament Eschatology," Themelios 4.1 (1967): 33-40.

All reasonable efforts have been made to contact the copyright holder without success. If you hold the rights to this article please contact me.

Second October Giveaway - F F Bruce on The Teacher of Righteousness in the Qumran Texts

I visited Book Aid last Friday and found another copy of F.F. Bruce's Tyndale Monograph on The Teacher of Righteousness in the Qumran Texts. Although I placed this on-line some years ago I am sure that many of my readers would be interested in having their own copy of this rare booklet.

To enter the giveaway just leave you name and e-mail address in a comment (remember to substitute "at" for "@" to avoid spammers). I will draw a winner at random on 25th October and announce the winner on the 26th.

Saturday, October 17, 2009

Thursday, October 15, 2009

Edward J. Young on the Authorship of Isaiah

The following article is now available on-line in PDF:

Edward J. Young, "The Authorship of Isaiah," Themelios 4.3 (1967): 11-16.

My thanks to Dr Young's son and daughter for their kind permission to reproduce this article.

Monday, October 12, 2009

Winner of October Giveaway

Thanks to everyone who entered the October blog Giveaway, I enjoyed reading your comments. This months winner is Rachel Marszalek - congratulations Rachel!

There will be another giveaway next month.

Wednesday, October 07, 2009

F.F. Bruce on St Paul in Macedonia

The following article in now available online in PDF:

F.F. Bruce, "St. Paul in Macedonia," Bulletin of the John Rylands University Library of Manchester 61.2 (1979): 337-354.

My thanks to the Trustees of the John Rylands University Library of Manchester for their kind permission to reproduce this article.

Friday, October 02, 2009

Forthcoming Event - Jesus and the Eyewitnesses Conference - 29 January 2010

Spurgeon's College is pleased to announce details of a study day led by Richard Bauckham, Professor Emeritus at St Mary's College, University of St Andrews.

Professor Bauckham will present two papers on the Gospels and eyewitness testimony, and a further paper on the Bible and ecology.

Dr Nigel G. Wright and Dr Stephen I. Wright will offer short responses to the papers. It is also envisaged that there will ample time for questions 'from the floor'.

Delegates must pre-book their places. For further details and a booking form, please contact Dr Terry J. Wright at rjbconference(at)aol.com.

Date: Friday, 29 January 2010

Time: 10:15 - 16:30

Location: Spurgeon's College, London, UK

Thursday, October 01, 2009

Themelios Old Series Table of Contents Now Under Development

I have started work on a table of contents for the old series of Themelios (1962-1975) as you will see here. I will be working with the Gospel Coalition to place as many of these articles online. However, I'm having trouble locating a full set that I can scan, so if anyone has any copies that they would be prepared to donate, loan or sell to me, please let me know: rob(at)biblicalstudies.org.uk.

October Giveaway - The NT and the Jewish Lectionaries by Leon Morris

I put this book online some time ago:

Leon Morris, The New Testament and the Jewish Lectionaries. London: The Tyndale Press, 1964. Pbk. pp.78.

For a chance to win an original copy of this rare and useful little book just leave a comment below. Remember to include a contact email address, replacing "@" with "(at)" to avoid spam. I am having to ask for contact details because so many of my previous winners have checked back and claimed their prize. I will draw a winner at random on the 11th October and post the winning name here.