What books did you get over the holidays?

Discussion in 'Recent Acquisitions' started by moral necessity, Dec 30, 2014.

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  1. Abeard

    Abeard Puritan Board Freshman

    -Works of Robert Rollock
    -John flavel volume six
    -Stephen Charnock volume four and five
     
  2. BGF

    BGF Puritan Board Sophomore

    Overcoming Sin and Temptation - John Owen
    Ordinary - Michael Horton
    Keller's new book on prayer - the title eludes me at the moment
    The Good News We Almost Forgot - Kevin Deyoung
    Deeper Places - Matthew Jacoby
     
  3. Justified

    Justified Puritan Board Sophomore

    Biblical Theology by Vos
    Luther and Erasmus: Free Will and Salvation by Luther and Erasmus (Both Erasmus' work with Luther's response bound into one volume
    Early Church by Henry Chadwick
    Problems in Philosophy by Bertrand Russell
    Always Ready by Greg Bahnsen

    A couple others, too; however, my favorite gift was from my pastor. He's leaving for a new job, and on the last Sunday he preached, he brought me to his office and gave me all 22 volumes of Calvin's commentaries. It was a tremendous blessing.
     
  4. JonathanHunt

    JonathanHunt Puritan Board Senior

    A lovely 1825 edition of 'The Rise and Progress of Religion in the Soul' by Philip Doddridge
     
  5. reaganmarsh

    reaganmarsh Puritan Board Senior

    Is that the same Philip Doddridge who wrote the Family Expositor? Just wondering.

    Enjoy your new book, it sounds great!
     
  6. whirlingmerc

    whirlingmerc Puritan Board Sophomore

    I got a complete works of George Herbert and also related to that "Seeing and saying things beautifully' by Piper which is in part also on Herbert one of the three bios it covers
     
  7. Darryl Le Roux

    Darryl Le Roux Puritan Board Freshman

    Spurgeon's "Lectures to my students".

    I have had it in eBook form, but wanted it in print. I desire a great amount more, but unfortunately finances prohibit the purchases :)
     
  8. Mr. Bultitude

    Mr. Bultitude Puritan Board Freshman

    I got The World's Last Night (C. S. Lewis), One Faith (Packer), a novel called New Town, and Bede's Ecclesiastical History of the English People. I also found a book called The Rhyming History of Britain at a used book sale and gifted it to myself - so far, an enjoyable read.
     
  9. Christoffer

    Christoffer Puritan Board Sophomore

    Gustave Le Bon - the crowd
    Gustave Le Bon - psychology of revolution
    Rene Girard - scapegoat (anthology)
     
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