Complete Works of Rev John Lightfoot on-line

Rev. John Lightfoot [1602-1675]

The good folks at Tyndale House have provided me with scans of the entire 13 volumes of the works of Rev John Lightfoot [1602-1675]. I have reproduced the table of contents from Volume 1 to make accessing them easier and you can now find them here. The individual volumes vary in size between 13 & 19 MB, so make take a while to download if you are on a slow connection.

Alan R. Millard on the Historical Accuracy of Daniel

In 2012 Crossway published an impressive collection of 21 essays defending the historical reliability of the Bible under the title Do Historical Matters Matter to Faith? The publishers have kindly granted permission for Theology on the Web to host Alan Millard’s contribution to that volume, dealing with the accuracy of Daniel’s account of Babylon:

Alan R. Millard, “Daniel in Babylon: An Accurate Record?” James K. Hoffmeier & Dennis R. Magary, eds. Do Historical Matters Matter to Faith? A Critical Appraisal of Modern and Postmodern Approaches to Scripture. Crossway, 2012. Pbk. ISBN-13: 978-1433525711. pp.263-280.

You can download a copy in PDF here.

Thomas McCall’s essay on religious epistomology (Chapter 1) is also available here.