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Classic Reformed Texts in English Translation

Classic Reformed Texts in English Translation
prepared by Patrick J. O' Banion M A. (Westminster Seminary California), 2001

 

Orthodox Reformed Writers Available in the Early English Books (all reel numbers are from the 1475-1640 series unless otherwise noted)

 

Alsted:

    1. The beloved city: the saints reign on earth for 1,000 years asserted and illustrated - Reel # [1641-1700 series] 243:E.90, no.9 (1643)
    2. Templum musicum: Compendium of the mathematical and practical elements of music - # [1641-1700 series] 198:9 (1664)

Aretius:

    1. An account of the life of Valentinus Gentilis (the tritheist executed at Bern) - Reel # [1641-1700 series] 883:20 (1696)

Beza:

    1. A brief declaration of the chief points of Christian religion set forth in a table - Reel #173 (1575?)
    2. Christian mediations upon eight psalms - #411 (1582)
    3. A brief and pithy sum of the Christian faith - #451 (1565?); #279 (1589)
    4. A discourse of the true and visible marks of the catholic church - #411 (1582?); #1537 (1622, 1623)
    5. A discourse containing the life and death of John Calvin - #173 (1564); #451 (1578)
    6. Patched pelagianism - #642 (1578)
    7. Job expounded (with Ecclesiastes) - #279 (1589?)
    8. On the three-fold order of bishops - #279 (1589)
    9. A little catechism - #411 (1578, 1579); #1807 (1579)
    10. Sermons on the first three chapters of the Canticle of Canticles - #279 (1587)
    11. An oration made at the nunnery of Poyssy(?) - #1195 (1561); #174 (1562)
    12. The pope’s cannons: wherein the masters of the Sorbonne are confuted - #452 & 174 (1585)
    13. The Psalms of David truly opened and explained - #1470 (1580); #452 (1590)
    14. A book of Christian questions and answers - #1537 (1574); #452 (1578); #1721 (1586)
    15. Treatise on the plague - #377 (1580)
    16. A tragedy of Abraham’s sacrifice - #174 (1577)
    17. The treasure of truth: touching the ground work of man’s salvation and the chief points of the Christian religion - #452 (1576)

Bucanus:

    1. Institutions of the Christian religion - Reel #646? & 704 (1606)

Bucer:

    1. Concerning the refusal to wear apparel - Reel #181 (1566?)
    2. Gratulations to the church of England - #29 (1549)
    3. Exposition of "Woe be to the world" in St. Matthew - #487 (1566)
    4. On the distribution of Alms - #309 (1557?)
    5. On divorce - [1641-1700 series] #228:E4, no. 19 (1644)

Bullinger:

    1. The Christian State of Matrimony - Reel # 29 (1543); #61 (1543 [46?]); #1892 (1548?); #1266 (1552); #183 (1552); #1747 (1552); #283 (1575)
    2. Commentary upon the second epistle to the Thessalonians - #29 (1538)
    3. Common places of Christian religion - #453 (1572)
    4. Decades #183 (1577); #184 (1587)
    5. A wholesome antidote against the pestilent heresy of Anabaptists - #29 (1548)
    6. One hundred sermons on the Apocalypse - #184 (1561)
    7. Treatise on minister’s clothing - #198 (1566)
    8. Judgments on certain matters of religion - #184 (1566)
    9. Sermon on the Lord’s Supper - #1164? (1577)
    10. Discourse on the worthiness of scripture - #487 (1579)
    11. Defense of infant baptism - #184 (1551)
    12. Of the end of the world and the judgment to come - #184 (1577)
    13. The old faith; an evident probation out of the holy scripture - #99 (1547); #951 (1580)
    14. The sum of the four evangelists - #412 (1582)
    15. The tragedies of tyrants exercised upon the church - #185 (1572)
    16. Concerning magistrates and the obedience of subjects - #28 (1549)

Daneau:

    1. A diaglogue of witches - Reel #283 (1575)
    2. Commentary on the minor prophets - #493 (1594)
    3. Preface to his I Timothy commentary - #213 (1590?)
    4. Treatise on the AntiChrist - #213 & 1513 (1589)
    5. True and Christian friendship - #922 (1586)
    6. The wonderful workmanship of the world (on natural philosophy) - #379 (1578)

Hyperius (listed under Gerardus, Andreas):

    1. The course of Christianity (as touching the daily reading and mediation of the scriptures) - Reel #888 (1579)
    2. The foundation of Christian religion - #1486 (1583)
    3. The practice of preaching (how to frame a sermon) - #295, 1306 (1577)
    4. The regiment of poverty (how parishes may provide for the poor) - #295 (1572)
    5. A treatise of God’s providence and of comforts against calamities - #1024 (1588?)
    6. The true trial and examination of a man’s own self - #1817 (1587)
    7. Two common places out of Hyperius (on astrology and the power of demons/ magic) - Reel not at WTSCal (1581)

Junius (Listed under Du Jon, François):

    1. The Apocalypse of St. John - Reel #289 (1596); #218 (1592)
    2. Certain letters - #1234 (1602)

Keckerman:

    1. Heavenly knowledge (A manducation to theology) - Reel #802 (1622); #1729 (1625)

du Moulin:

    1. The accomplishment of the prophecies (against Bellarmine and Coeffeteau) - Reel #1136 (1613)
    2. The anatomy of Arminianism - #1412 (1620, 1626); #1377 (1635)
    3. The antibarbarian (showing the clauses of the mass which would offend people if they understood them) - #989 (1629)
    4. Apology for the Lord’s Supper (against transubstantiation) - #1063 (1611)
    5. The buckler of the faith (a defence of the confession of faith of the reformed churches in France) - #1064 (1619); #1513 (1623); #1064 (1636)
    6. Coals from the altar (four religious treatises) - #1095 (1622)
    7. A treatise on the knowledge of God - #1095 (1634)
    8. A defense of the catholic faith - #727 (1610)
    9. The elements of logic - #1095 (1624)
    10. Hereclitus (on the vanity and misery of human life) - #1064 (1609); #15 (1624)
    11. Treatise on the Jesuits’ shifts and evasions - #1064 (1623)
    12. A learned treatise of traditions - #1201 (1631)
    13. Oppositions of the word of God - #1064 (1610)
    14. Oration in praise of divinity - #1095 (1640)
    15. A preparation to suffer for the gospell - #577 (1623)
    16. The right way to heaven (prayers and meditations) - #1064 (1630)
    17. Theophilus or love divine - #1095 (1610)
    18. The encounter between Du Moulin and de Balzac - #1095 (1636)

Musculus:

    1. Common places of Christian religion - Reel #386 (1563, 1578)
    2. Of the lawful and unlawful usury amongst Christians - #557 (1556?)
    3. The temporiser (he that changes with the time) - Reel not at WTSCal but a French translation is available: #1577 (1550)

Olevian:

    1. An exposition of the symbol of the apostles - Reel#328 (1581)

Piscator:

    1. Treatise on man’s justification - Reel #598 (1599)

Polanus:

    1. The substance of Christian religion - Reel not at WTSCal (1594); Reel #1580 may contain a copy of the English translation, but I believe that it is an enlarged edition of the Latin.
    2. Concerning God’s eternal predestination - #1554 (1599)

Poliander/Polyander:

    1. Disputation against the adoration of the relics of saints - #1554 (1611)

de la Roche Chandieu (Listed as La Roch de Chandieu, Antoine):

    1. Meditations on the 32nd psalm - #712 (1579)
    2. Treatise on the Word of God - #1709 (1583)

Trelcatius:

    1. A brief institution of the common places of sacred divinity - #1158 (1610)

Ursinus:

    1. Certain learned discourses (For explanation of difficult points in his catechism) - Reel #582 (1613)
    2. Discourse on keeping the Sabbath - #1612 (1584)
    3. The sum of Christian religion (lectures on the Heidelberg) - #364 (1587, 1591); #1368 (1589); #1499 (1611); #1561 (1617)

Vermigli:

    1. A brief and most excellent exposition of the 12 ariticles of our faith commonly called the Apostle’s Creed - Reel not available at WTSCal (1578)
    2. Judgments on the sacrament of the Lord’s Supper - Reel #157 (1550)
    3. An epistle to the Duke of Sommerset - #157 (1550)
    4. The common places - #366 (1582)
    5. Commentary on the Book of Judges - #367 & 1673 (1584)
    6. Most godly prayers compiled out of David’s Psalms - #1223 (1569)
    7. Commentary on Romans - #367 (1568)

Virellius (Listed under Virel, Matthieu):

    1. The principal grounds of Christian religion - Reel #1533 (1594)

Viret:

    1. Against the popish mass - Reel #1588 (1584)
    2. The Christian disputation - #1645 (1579)
    3. A Christian instrutction - #1534 (1573)
    4. On the Lord’s prayer - #1499 (1582)
    5. An exposition of the 12 articles in the Apostle’s Creed - #158 (1548)
    6. The world possessed with devils (three dialogues) - #1737 (1583)

Zanchi:

    1. Spiritual marriage - Reel #1615 (1592)
    2. Confession of the Christian faith - #471 (1598)
    3. Speculum Christianum (or a Christian survey for the conscience) - #1577 (1614)

High Orthodox Writers Available in Early English Books
(from the 1641-1700 series)

Pictet:

    1. Antidote against careless indifference in matters of religion - Reel # 748:33 (1698)
 
Always Reformed (co-editor)
Baptism, Election and the Covenant of Grace
Caspar Olevian and the Substance of the Covenant
Caspar Olevianus, An Exposition of the Apostles’ Creed (editor)
Classic Reformed Theology (series editor)
Covenant, Justification, and Pastoral Ministry (editor)
Protestant Scholasticism: Essays in Reassessment (co-editor)
Recovering the Reformed Confession

He has written essays and articles in various publications, including:
A Companion to Paul in the Reformation (contributor)
Caspar Olevianus, An Exposition of the Apostles’ Creed (contributor)
Concordia Theological Quarterly
Covenant, Justification, and Pastoral Ministry (contributor)
Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception (contributor)
Modern Reformation
Reforming or Conforming? (contributor)
Semper Reformanda
Sober, Strict, and Scriptural (contributor)
Tabletalk
The Compromised Church (contributor)
The Confessional Presbyterian
The Faith Once Delivered (contributor)
The New Dictionary of Christian Apologetics (contributor)
The New Dictionary of Theology (contributor)
The Pattern of Sound Doctrine (contributor)
The Westminster Confession into the 21st Century (contributor)
Theological Guide to Calvin's Institutes (contributor)
Westminster Theological Journal
 
 
CH527 Ecclesiastical Latin I
CH528 Ecclesiastical Latin II
CH601 The Ancient Church
CH602 The Medieval Church and the Reformation
HT566 History of Covenant Theology
HT602 Patristics Seminar
HT606 Medieval Theology Seminar
HT611 Reformed Scholasticism
HT615A Reformed Confessions
HT709 Thesis Proposal
HT710 Thesis
ST615A Reformed Confessions & Catechisms
Course descriptions are available in the WSC Catalogue.