Hengstenberg’s Commentary on the Gospel of John

Ernst Wilhelm Theodor Herrmann Hengstenberg [1802-1869].
Ernst Wilhelm Theodor Herrmann Hengstenberg [1802-1869]. Source: Wikipedia

E.W. Hengstenberg [1802-1869] was a German neo-Lutheran theologian remembered for his staunch defence of Christian orthodoxy. His books, most of which were translated into English during his lifetime, proved very influential in both England and America and are still valued today.

My thanks to Book Aid for making this two volume commentary on John’s Gospel available for digitisation.

Ernst Wilhelm Theodor Herrmann Hengstenberg [1802-1869], Commentary on the Gospel of John, 2 Vols. Edinburgh: T & T Clark, 1879. Hbk. pp.546+541. [Click here to visit the download page for this set]

Table of Contents

Volume 1

  • Commentary on Chapter 1:1 – 10:50

Volume 2

  • Commentary on Chapter 11:1 – 21:25
  • Concluding Observations

Johannine Vocabulary Compared with the Synoptic Gospels

Edwin Abbott Abbott [1838-1926], Johannine Vacabulary. A Comparison of the Words of the Fourth Gospel with Those of the Three

This book should prove of interest to those working on the relationship of John to the Synoptic Gospels. My thanks to Book Aid for making a copy of this public domain work available for digitisation.

Edwin Abbott Abbott [1838-1926], Johannine Vocabulary. A Comparison of the Words of the Fourth Gospel with Those of the Three. London: Adam & Charles Black, 1905. Hbk. pp.364. [Click to visit the download page for this title]

Table of Contents

  • References and Abbreviations
  • Introduction

Book I: Johannine “Key-Words”

  1. “Believing
  2. “Authority”
  3. Johannine Synonyms

Book II: Johannine and Synoptic Disagreements

  1. Johannine Deviations from Synoptic Vocabulary
  2. Synoptic Deviations from Johannine Vocabulary

Book III: Johannine and Synoptic Agreements

  1. Words Peculiar to John and Mark
  2. Words Peculiar to John and Matthew
  3. Words Peculiar to John and Luke
  4. Words Peculiar to John, Mark, and Matthew
  5. Words Peculiar to John, Mark and Luke
  6. Words Mostly Peculiar to John, Matthew and Luke
  • Appendix and Prepositions
  • Addenda
  • Indices

Gospels as Historical Documents – V.H. Stanton

Vincent Henry Stanton [1846-1924], The Gospels as Historical Documents

The fact that Vincent Henry Stanton’s series of books on the Gospels as Historical Documents is still being cited in recent works on the Gospels is a good indication of their enduring value to scholars.

My thanks to Book Aid for making copies of this public domain set available for digitisation.

Vincent Henry Stanton [1846-1924], The Gospels as Historical Documents. Part I. The Early Use of the Gospels. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1903. Hbk. pp.288.

Vincent Henry Stanton [1846-1924], The Gospels as Historical Documents. Part II. The Synoptic Gospels. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1909. Hbk. pp.376.

Vincent Henry Stanton [1846-1924], The Gospels as Historical Documents. Part III. The Fourth Gospel. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1920. Hbk. pp.293. [Click here to visit the download page for these 3 volumes]