1. King James Bible
Online. In 1604, King James I of England authorized that a new translation of
the Bible into English be started. It was finished in 1611, just 85 years after the first
translation of the New Testament into English appeared (Tyndale, 1526). The Authorized Version,
or King James Version, quickly became the standard for English-speaking Protestants. Its
flowing language and prose rhythm has had a profound influence on the literature
of the past 400 years. The King James
Version present on the Bible Gateway matches the 1987 printing. The KJV is public domain
in the United States.
2. English Standard Bible
Online. ESVBible.org is a key component of Crossway’s ESV Digital
initiative. It is a powerful and convenient tool providing access to the ESV Bible and other resources for understanding and
applying God’s Word to life.
3. Appalachin Bible
College. For 60 years Appalachian Bible
College has been a leader among accredited Bible colleges in educating and equipping
servants in the Word of God for effective ministry in the local church. Immersion in the Word of
God, godly relationships, and hands-on service mold students to think, live, and serve with
4. The Gospel
Coalition. Firmly commitment to renewing faith in the gospel of Christ and to
reforming ministry practices to conform fully to the Scriptures The Gospel Coalition is an excellent online
resource. They are deeply concerned about certain movements within traditional evangelicalism
that seem to diminish the church’s life and leading Christians away from
historic biblical beliefs practices.
5. Dallas Theological
Seminary. Founded in 1924, Dallas Theological
Seminary's mission has been, “to glorify God by equipping godly servant-leaders
for the proclamation of His Word and the building up of the body of Christ
worldwide.” In other words, they want to help men and women fulfill the Great
Commission and the Great Commandment, or more simply: Teach Truth. Love Well.
John Phllips Ministries.
Phillips was a life- long Bible teacher and
preacher of God's Word. Born in Britain, he moved to Canada after World War II,
where he founded and pastored a small church. Dr. Phillips later joined the
staff of Moody Bible Institute where he served for twenty-five years. Dr.
Phillips went home to be the Lord in July of 2010.
7. The Works of
Josephus. The complete works of the famous Jewish historian,
translated by William Whiston.
The Works of Flavius Josephus is in the public domain
and may be freely used and distributed.
Evangelical Dictionary of Theology. A helpul and practical
theological work. With bibliographies for most entries, further study is quite
practical. Combined with the power of the Online Study Bible verse search readers can
locate theological concepts related to the scripture they are
9. Holman Bible Dictionary.
This is primarily a Baptist dictionary.
10. Classic Bible Commentaries.
Bible exposition from a some of history's most renowned pastors and scholar.
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