The Lost Books of the Bible
by Rutherford H. Platt, Jr.
Publisher: Sacred Texts 1926
This is a collection of New Testament Apocrypha, including many works which were admired and read by the early Christians, but which were later excluded from the canonical Bible. It includes accounts of the young Jesus, particularly the Gospel of Mary and the Protevangelion, which provides additional folklore about the birth and youthful adventures of Jesus.
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by A. H. Sayce - Religious Tract Society
A sketch of the most striking confirmations of the Bible, from the discoveries in Egypt, Palestine, Assyria, Babylonia, and Asia Minor. The book offers readers a unique, vivid perspective on the people, history and environment of ancient societies.
by Brian E Turner
This book is a story, not an academic treatise. The author has never been committed to a lifetime of study and involvement in Christianity and hence must be considered a dilettante in this field. This does give him the advantage of being objective.
by Johann Christoph Arnold - Plough Publishing House
The book goes to the root: our relationship with God, and the defining power of that relationship over all others in our lives. Includes chapters on sex, alternatives to dating, parenthood, singleness, homosexuality, abortion, divorce and remarriage.
by Ernest Sutherland Bates - Evinity Publishing Inc
This is an narrative of the development of the Bible, from the earliest manuscripts to the 20th century. It includes the story of the translation of the Bible into English, and presents the Bible in historical and social context.