Jewish Bible Commentators

Abarbanel, Don Isaac, 1437-1508.

Ibn Ezra, Rabbi Abraham ben Meir, 1089-1164.

Ishmael ben Elisha, 2nd Century, author of Mechilta.

Malbim, Rabbi Meir Leibush, 1809-1879.

Metsudath David-Rabbi David Altschuler, 17th Century.

Radak - Rabbi David Kimchi, 1160-1235.

Rashi - Rabbi Shlomo ben Yitzchak, 1040-1105. 

Jewish History

Josephus, Flavius. Antiquities of the Jews.

---. Wars of the Jews.

---. Flavius Josephus Against Apion. William Whiston, trans. Grand Rapids:Kregel Publications, 1983.


Farrar, Frederick W. The Life of Christ. New York, 1876.

Huc, M. L'Abbe. Christianity in China, Tartary and Thibet. London, 1857.

Jones, Rev. Jeremiah. Canon of the New Testament. Oxford, 1793.

Latourette, Kenneth Scott. A History of Christianity. New York, 1975.

Lundy, Rev. John P. Monumental Christianity. New York, 1876.

Michaelis. Introduction to the New Testament. ed. Dr. Herbert Marsh. London, 1828.

Taylor, Rev. Robert. The Diegesis. Boston, 1873.

---. Syntagma of the Evidences of the Christian Religion. Boston, 1828.

Volney, C. F. The Ruins. Boston, 1872.

Von Mosheim, Johann Lorenz. Ecclesiastical History. London, 1810.

Wake, Archbishop William. Genuine Epistles of the Apostolical Fathers. London, 1719. 


Beal, Samuel. The Romantic Legends of Sakya Buddha from the Chinese Sanskrit. London, 1875.

De Bunsen, Ernest. The Angel Messiah of Buddhists, Essenes and Christians. London, 1880.

Conway, Moncure D. The Sacred Anthology. London, 1874.

Davis, John Francis. The Chinese. New York, 1836.

Hardy, R. Spence. Eastern Monachism. London, 1860.

---. The Legends and Theories of the Buddhists Compared with History and Science. London, 1866.

--- trans. Manual of Buddhism in Its Modern Development. London, 1860.

Johnson, Samuel. Oriental Religions and Their Relation to Universal Religion (India). Boston, 1872.

Lillie, Arthur. Buddha and Early Buddhism. London, 1881.

Muller, Prof. Max. History of Sanskrit Literature. London, 1872.

---. Introduction to the Science of Religion. London, 1873.

---, ed. Sacred Books of the East. Vol. 21. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879-1910.

Rhys Davids, Prof. T. W. Buddhism: Being a Sketch of the Life and Teachings of Gautama, the Buddha. London, 1894.

Thornton, Thomas. A History of China from the Earliest Records to the Treaty with Great Britain in 1842. London, 1844.  


Maurice, Thomas. Indian Antiquities. London, 1794.

---. History of Hindostan. London, 1798.

Swain, J. Asiatic Researches. Vol. 1. London, 1801.

Wilkes, Charles, trans. The Bhagavat Gita, or Dialogues of Crishna and Arjoon, in 18 Lectures With Notes. London, 1785.

Wilson, H. H., trans. The Vishnu Purana, A System of Hindoo Mythology and Tradition. London, 1840.

Williams, Prof. Monier. Indian Wisdom, or Examples of the Religious, Philosophical, and Ethical Doctrines of the Hindoos. London, 1875.

---. Hinduism. London, 1877. 


Child, Maria L. The Progress of Religious Ideas through Successive Ages. New York, 1855.

Cox, Rev. George W. The Myths of the Aryan Nations. London, 1870.

Doane, T. W. Bible Myths. New York, 1882.

Dupuis, Mons, trans. The Origin of All Religious Worship. New Orleans, 1872.

Encyclopedia Americana. Vol. 4. New York: Rand McNally and Co., 1963.

Encyclopedia Britannica. New York: William and Helen Benton, 1974.

Hastings, James, ed. Encyclopedia of Religion and Ethics. Vol. 6. New York: Edinburgh T. & T. Clark, 1918.

Higgins, Godfred. Anacalypsis: An Enquiry into the Origin of Languages, Nations and Religions. London, 1836.

Inman, Thomas, M. D. Ancient Faiths and Modern. London, 1868.

Middleton, Conyers, D. D. Letters from Rome. London, 1752.

Oort, Dr. H., Dr. I. Hooykaas, and Dr. A. Kuneh. The Bible for Learners. Trans. Philip A. Wieksteed. Boston, 1878.

Origen. Contra Celsus. Book 1. Alexandria, 3rd century.

Schoeps, Hans Joachim. An Intelligent Person's Guide to the Religions of Mankind. London, 1967.

Viscount, Amberly. An Analysis of Religious Belief. New York, 1879.


Hebrew Bible

The Good News Bible. London: The Bible Societies, Collins and Fontana, 1976.

Harkavy, Alexander, trans. The 24 Books of the Holy Scriptures. According to the Masoretic Text. New York: Hebrew Publishing Co., 1916.

The Holy Scriptures According to the Masoretic Text. Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society of America, 1961.

The Jerusalem Bible. Jerusalem: Koren Publishers, 1980.

The New English Bible. Oxford University Press, Cambridge University Press, 1970.

Cohen, Rev. Dr. A., ed. Soncino Books of the Bible. London: Soncino Press, 1971.


New Testament

Interlinear Greek - English New Testament (King James Version). Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 1984.


Hebrew Bible / New Testament

The Revised Standard Version. New York / Glasgow / Toronto: William Collins and Sons and Co., 1971.