Biblical Studies

“This book of the law shall not depart out of thy mouth; but thou shalt meditate therein day and night, that thou mayest observe to do according to all that is written therein”

Josh. 1:8

“Thy law is my delight.”

Ps. 119:174



Alexander, Archibald – Inaugural Discourse, Aug. 12th, 1812, search for “Inaugural”, p. 55, 47 pages, this was Alexander’s inaugural address when he was installed as Princeton Seminary’s first professor

An historic occasion.  This was the opening of Princeton Seminary, the first presbyterian seminary in America.  His message is on John 5:39, “Search the Scriptures”

Binnie, William – The Imprecatory Psalms  Buy  1886, p. 272, 17 pages, from his The Psalms, Their History, Teachings and Use

This is hands-down, the best short treatment of the Imprecatory Psalms (psalms that call God’s curses down upon His enemies).  Pure gold.

Hodge, Charles – A Dissertation on the Importance of Biblical Literature1822, 64 pages



Buchanan, James – The “Essays and Reviews” Examined1861, 284, articles on the authority and interpretation of scripture which originally appeared in a newspaper, being reviews of various works coming out of England

Hodge, Charles – A Collection of Tracts in Biblical Literature1825, 601 pages

A survey, review and refutation of the latest liberal biblical scholarship of Hodge’s day