Tag: Death

Basic Christian Doctrine

Basic Christian Doctrine

Basic Christian Doctrine is an anonymous Doctrines book by a Calvinistic author. It has 50 topics/chapters, and does a good treatment on these topics even if it is a briefer treatment. Each chapter has 10 points with a paragraph or two of comments on each point. Lots of verses.

Dyer, W. – Considerations on Death

In this one chapter work on death, Dyer examines and answers (what is truth, what is not) 12 objections to death.

Baxter, R. – Directions for Grief at the Death of Friends

Summary: This is a single chapter work by Baxter (Puritan) with 20 considerations and 18 directives on how to “peacefully” part this world. Another brief article by Baxter, Directions for Grief at the Death of Friends, is also included.

boyce-systematic-theology

Boyce – Abstract of Systematic Theology

Abstract of Systematic Theology is a systematic theology studying the different Christian doctrines.

Moore Living Pulpit

Moore – Living Pulpit of the Christian Church

Living Pulpit of the Christian Church is a collection of 28 sermons by those who were at the time still alive and preaching (hence the title, “The Living Pulpit…”).  Unfortunately, one of the authors passed away while the book was being prepared.  Each sermon is preceded by a biographical sketch of the preacher.  The biographical sketches are interesting in and of themselves, because you have quotes like this (bold font mine):