Apologetics Index
A Biblical Guide To Orthodoxy And Heresy

A Biblical Guide To Orthodoxy And Heresy

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Recommended Reading

Bowman, Robert M., Jr. *The Dominion Debate: Kingdom Theology and Christian Reconstructionism in Biblical Perspective* (Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, forthcoming). A case study in doctrinal discernment, distinguishing orthodox, heretical, and aberrational varieties of "dominion theology."

Bray, Gerald. Creeds, Councils and Christ (Leicester, England: Inter-Varsity Press, 1984). Historical study which defends the creeds as faithful expressions of biblical teaching.

Brown, Harold O. J. Heresies: The Image of Christ in the Mirror of Heresy and Orthodoxy from the Apostles to the Present (Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 1988). A survey of church history focusing on orthodox responses to heresy.

Davis, John Jefferson (ed.). *The Necessity of Systematic Theology* (Washington, DC: University Press of America, 1978). A collection of essays on the importance of doctrine to the lay Christian.

Erickson, Millard J. Christian Theology, 1-volume ed. (Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 1988). Currently the best complete evangelical systematic theology textbook.

Frame, John M. The Doctrine of the Knowledge of God: A Theology of Lordship (Phillipsburg, NJ: Presbyterian & Reformed Publishing Co., 1987). On theological and apologetical method.

Miller, Elliot. "The Christian and Authority," in 2 parts, *Forward* 8, 1 (Spring 1985):8-15; 8, 2 (Summer 1985):8-11, 24-26. Argues that the church, reason, and experience are all important but subordinate to Scripture in authority.

____________. A Crash Course on the New Age Movement: Describing and Evaluating a Growing Social Force (Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 1989). A model critique of a non-Christian religious philosophy that avoids sensationalistic or exploitative exaggerations.

Onken, Brian. "Dangers of the 'Trinity' in Man," *Forward* 8, 4 (Winter 1986):26-28. The dangers of making a sharp separation between the mind and the spirit.

Poythress, Vern S. *Symphonic Theology: The Validity of Multiple Perspectives in Theology* (Grand Rapids: Zondervan Publishing House -- Academie Books, 1987). Distinguishing substantive disagreement from different but complementary perspectives.


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