Book Reviews 2017-04-24T08:46:54+00:00

Book Reviews

2017-04-24T11:16:18+00:00

The Gospel of Sovereign Grace

Steven J Lawson’s short biography ‘John Knox – Fearless Faith’, which was serialised in the Banner of Truth magazine, concludes with the following: ‘May God give to his church again strong men possessed with the indomitable spirit of John Knox ... Give us men with a trumpet to their lips, sounding their Master’s message, plainly and boldly, to the ears of all.

2017-04-06T19:44:19+00:00

Changed Times

Steven J Lawson’s short biography ‘John Knox – Fearless Faith’, which was serialised in the Banner of Truth magazine, concludes with the following: ‘May God give to his church again strong men possessed with the indomitable spirit of John Knox ... Give us men with a trumpet to their lips, sounding their Master’s message, plainly and boldly, to the ears of all.

2017-04-06T19:41:36+00:00

John Knox – Fearless Faith

Steven J Lawson’s short biography ‘John Knox – Fearless Faith’, which was serialised in the Banner of Truth magazine, concludes with the following: ‘May God give to his church again strong men possessed with the indomitable spirit of John Knox ... Give us men with a trumpet to their lips, sounding their Master’s message, plainly and boldly, to the ears of all.

2017-04-06T19:37:07+00:00

John Knox – Bitesize Biographies

John J Murray’s short biography of John Knox is part of Evangelical Press’s Bitesize Biography series. Murray concludes his book with a quote from Sir William Stirling Maxwell who wrote: ‘No man in England or Scotland who values liberty, national, civil or religious, can speak of Knox without reverence and gratitude’.

2017-04-06T19:30:06+00:00

John Knox and the Reformation

The Banner of Truth publication ‘John Knox and the Reformation’ is a compilation of three previously published addresses. Lloyd-Jones’ address on ‘Remembering the Reformation’ appears in the book ‘Knowing the Times’ and his ‘John Knox – the Founder of Puritanism’ is in ‘The Puritans: Their Origins and Successors’.

2017-04-06T19:12:31+00:00

A Christian’s Pocket Guide to Papacy

This is a truly excellent addition to CFP’s pocket guide series and one that is a “must read”. Many books have been written about the papacy, some more readable and reliable than others, but this pocket-sized book provides us with one of the best and most succinct summaries of the origins, claims and modern-day role of the Roman Catholic Church I have read.