The reference books that I recommend in the following pages are categorized as basic, intermediate,
The preface of each book has been copied for you to help you evaluate its appropriateness in
The recommendations are ones found in the books themselves. Some books did not have a
forward / preface or recommendation.
Some books are out of print but are listed in the event that you come across a used copy.
If a person only had limited dollars to spend on biblical resources, I would encourage them to purchase the
following items first:
- Bible Dictionary,
- Bible Language Helps,
- Bible Commentary
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