Reading Plan

This page is currently a work in progress so please check back often. It is however meant to help formulate a reading plan to learn Covenantal Apologetics. Please note that a link here does not entail endorsement by Choosing Hats unless specifically marked as such.

Introduction

Battle Belongs to the Lord – Dr. K. Scott Oliphint – $
A Reason for the Hope - Massimo Lorenzini – $
Every Thought Captive: A Study Manual for the Defense of Christian Truth – Richard Pratt Jr. – $

Level 1

Theology

Systematic Theology: An Introduction to Biblical Doctrine – Dr. Wayne Grudem – $
Audio Lectures: http://feeds.feedburner.com/WayneGrudemsSystematicTheology – Free
Institutes of the Christian Religion – John Calvin – Free

Apologetics

Introduction to Covenantal Apologetics – C. L. Bolt – 45 Part Series – Free
Covenantal Apologetics – K. Scott Oliphint – $
Always Ready – Dr. Greg Bahnsen – $
History and Nature of Apologetics – Dr. Cornelius Van Til – Free (iTunesU)
Pushing the Antithesis: The Apologetic Methodology of Greg L. Bahnsen – Dr. Greg Bahnsen – $
Apologetics to the Glory of God: An Introduction – Dr. John Frame – $

Philosophy

Reasons for Faith: Philosophy in the Service of Theology – Dr. K. Scott Oliphint – $
Introduction to Logic – Dr. Irving Copi – $

Level 2

Theology

Introduction to Systematic Theology - Dr. Cornelius Van Til – $
Systematic Theology – Dr. Louis Berkhof – $
Doctrine of God – Dr. K. Scott Oliphint – Free (iTunesU)
God with Us: Divine Condescension and the Attributes of God – Dr. K Scott Oliphint – $
Biblical Theology: Old and New Testaments – Dr. Geerhardus Vos – $

Apologetics

Presuppositional Apologetics: Stated and Defended - Dr. Greg Bahnsen – $
Christian Apologetics – Dr. Cornelius Van Til – $
Revelation and Reason: New Essays in Reformed Apologetics – Dr K. Scott Oliphint and  Dr. Lane Tipton – $
Apologetics by Westminster Professors – Free (iTunesU)

Philosophy

Philosophy & the Christian Faith – Dr.  Colin Brown – $
History of Philosophy and Christian Thought – Dr. Ron Nash – Free

Level 3

Theology

Reformed Dogmatics – Herman Bavinck – $
A Body of Doctrinal Divinity - John Gill – Free
Systematic Theology – Dr. Charles Hodge – $
God Without Parts – Dr. James E. Dolezal – $
Paradox in Christian Theology: An Analysis of Its Presence, Character, and Epistemic Status – Dr. James Anderson – $

Apologetics

Common Grace and the Gospel – Dr. Cornelius Van Til – $
The Defense of the Faith – Dr. Cornelius Van Til – $
Christian Apologetics Past and Present: A Primary Source Reader Vol 1  – Various – $
Christian Apologetics Past and Present: A Primary Source Reader Vol 2 – Various – $
Van Til’s Apologetic: Readings and Analysis – Dr. Greg Bahnsen – $
Doctrine of the Knowledge of God (A Theology of Lordship) – Dr. John Frame – $

Philosophy

Christ and Human Thought – Dr. Cornelius Van Til – Free (iTunesU)
Philosophy of Revelation – Herman Bavinck – Free
A Survey of Christian Epistemology – Dr. Cornelius Van Til – $
Christian Theory of Knowledge - Dr. Cornelius Van Til – $