Watson, Robert A.– Expositor’s Bible: Judges and Ruth

CONTENTS. THE BOOK OF JUDGES. I. PAGE PROBLEMS OF SETTLEMENT AND WAR 3 JUDGES I. 1-11. II. THE WAY OF THE SWORD 18 JUDGES I. 12-26. III. AT BOCHIM: THE FIRST PROPHET VOICE 31 JUDGES II. 1-5. IV. AMONG THE ROCKS OF PAGANISM 45 JUDGES II. 7-23. V. THE ARM OF ARAM AND OF OTHNIEL … Read more

Watson, Richard-A Biblical and Theological Dictionary

A BIBLICAL AND THEOLOGICAL DICTIONARY: EXPLANATORY OF THE HISTORY, MANNERS, AND CUSTOMS OF THE JEWS, AND NEIGHBOURING NATIONS. WITH AN ACCOUNT OF THE MOST REMARKABLE PLACES AND PERSONS MENTIONED IN SACRED SCRIPTURE; An Exposition OF THE PRINCIPAL DOCTRINES OF CHRISTIANITY; AND NOTICES OF JEWISH AND CHRISTIAN SECTS AND HERESIES. BY RICHARD WATSON. [REVISED BY THE … Read more

Wyss, Johann-Swiss Family Robinson

CONTENTS. CHAPTER I. PAGE Storm-tossed—Wrecked—Deserted—Supper—We make swimming-belts for the children—An anxious night—The gale moderates—We examine our cargo—Jack introduces two new acquaintances—How shall we get on shore?—Jack’s plan—We adopt it—The use of a lever—Our tub-boat completed—Another night on the wreck—We collect the cargo—And embark—Jack’s friends will not be left behind—Steer for the shore—Once more on land—We … Read more

Wirsius, Herman-Economy of the Covenants Between God and Man

This is one of the greatest theological classics of all time. Witsius originally wrote his magnum opus on the covenants to promote peace among Dutch theologians who were divided on covenant theology. Witsius sought to be a theologian of synthesis who strove to lessen tension between the Voetians and the Cocceians. He wrote in his … Read more

Zanchius, Jerome-Observations on the Divine Attributes

Observations on the Divine Attributes Necessary to be Premised, In Order to Our Better Understanding the Doctrine of Predestination, ALTHOUGH the great and ever-blessed God is a being absolutely simple and infinitely remote from all shadow of composition, He is, nevertheless, in condescension to our weak and contracted faculties, represented in Scripture as possessed of … Read more

Zanchius, Jerome-Doctrine of Absolute Predestination

Jerome Zanchius was born in 1510 in Italy. He was a Biblical scholar, educator, and part of the Protestant Reformation. A prolific writer, some of his works include Confession of the Christian Religion and Observation of the Divine Attributes. Because of his theological convictions and teachings, he was often forced into exile. Zanchius died in … Read more