Articles and Publications

Selected Works of Carl R. Trueman


_____. Luther on the Christian Life. Chicago: Crossway, 2015.
_____. Fools Rush in Where Monkeys Fear to Tread. Phillipsburg: P & R Publishing, 2012.
_____. The Real Scandal of the Evangelical Mind. Chicago: Moody, 2012
_____. The Creedal Imperative. Wheaton: Crossway, 2012.
_____. Histories and Fallacies: Problems Faced in the Writing of History. Chicago: Crossway, 2010.
_____. Republocrat: Confessions of a Liberal Conservative. Phillipsburg: P & R Publishing, 2010. 
_____. Minority Report: Unpopular Thoughts on Everything from Ancient Christianity to Zen Calvinism. Fearn: Mentor Christian Focus, 2008.
_____ and Neil B. MacDonald, ed. Calvin, Barth, and Reformed Theology. Carlisle: Paternoster, 2008.
_____. John Owen: Reformed Catholic, Renaissance Man. Burlington: Ashgate, 2007.
_____. Wages of Spin: Critical Writings on Historic and Contemporary Evangelicalism. Fearn: Mentor Christian Focus, 2005.
_____. Reformation: Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow.
Bryntirion Press, 2003.
_____. The Claims of Truth: John Owen’s Trinitarian Theology.
  Paternoster Publishing, 2002.
_____. and Paul Helm, Ed.
Trustworthiness of God: Perspectives on the Nature of Scripture. Grand Rapids:
     Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2002.

_____, Tony J. Gray and Craig L. Blomberg, ed. Solid Ground: 25 Years of Evangelical Theology. Leciester: Apollos, 2000.
, and R. S. Clark, ed. Protestant Scholasticism: Essays in Reassessment. Carlisle: Paternoster, 1998.
_____. Luther’s Legacy: Salvation and English Reformers, 1525–1556. Oxford University Press, 1994.


_____. “The Reception of Calvin: Historical Considerations.” Church History and Religious Culture 91 (2011).
_____.  “Reformed Orthodoxy in Britain”. The Southern Baptist Journal of Theology 14.4 (Winter 2010).
_____. “Patristics and Reformed Orthodoxy: Some Brief Notes and Proposals.” The Southern Baptist Journal of
12.2 Summer (2008): 52-60.
_____. “John Owen and Andrew Fuller.” Eusebeia: The Bulletin of the Andrew Fuller Center for Baptist Studies 9
     Spring (2008):53-70.
_____. “Response to Tim Cooper.” Conversations in Religion and Theology 6 (2008).
_____. “Rage, Rage Against the Dying of the Light.” Westminster Theological Journal  70 (2008):1-18.
_____. "Desert Island Theology". Themelios 28.2, 2003, 1-3.
_____. "Is the Finnish Line a New begining? A critical assessment of the reading of Luther offered by the Helsinki
     Circle." WTJ  65 (2003): 231-244.
_____. "It Ain't Necessarily So".
Westminster Theological Journal  65 (2003): 311-325.
_____. “John Owen’s Dissertation on Divine Justice: An Exercise in Christocentric Scholasticism.” Calvin Theological
  33 (1998): 87-103.


_____. Review of Lee Gatiss (ed.), Pilgrims. Warriors, and Servants: Puritan Wisdom for Today’s Church, St. Antholin’s Lectures, vol. 1: 1991-2000 (London: Latimer Trust, 2010) in Churchman 126 (2012),374-76.
_____. Review of Willem J. Van Asselt, J. Martin Bac and Roelf T. te Velde (eds.), Reformed Thought on Freedom: The Concept of Free Choice in Early Modern Reformed Theology (Grand Rapids: Baker Academic,
_____. Review of Tim Cooper, John Owen, Richard Baxter and the Formation of English Non- Conformity (Ashgate, 2011). Catholic Historical Review 100 (2014).
_____. Review of The Writings of John Calvin, by Wulfert de Greef, Modern Reformation 18.4, June/July, 2009.
_____. Review of  Seeking a Better Country: 300 Years of American Presbyterianism , by D. G. Hart and
     John R. Muether. Ordained Servant,
June-July 2009.
_____. Review of The Genius of Luther’s Theology, by Robert Kolb and Charles P Arand. Modern Reformation 17.4      (July/August 2008).
_____. Review of Culture Shift: Engaging Current Issues with Timeless Truth, by R. Albert Mohler. Modern
(January/February 2009)


_____. “The Dogma is not Necessarily the Drama,” in Jordan J. Ballor, David S. Sytsma, and Jason Zuidema (eds) Church and School in Early Modern Protestantism: Studies in Honor of Richard A. Muller on the Maturation of a Theological Tradition (Leiden: Brill, 2014).
_____. “Martin Luther: preaching and Protestant spirituality,” in The Pure Flame of Devotion: the History of Christian Spirituality, Essays in Honour of Michael Haykin, edited and introduced by G. Stephen Weaver Jr. and Ian Hugh Clary, 117-132. Kitchener, Ontario Canada: Joshua Press, 2013.
_____. “Atonement and the Covenant of Redemption: John Owen on the Nature of Christ”s Satisfaction,” in David Gibson and Jonathan Gibson (eds), From Heaven He Came and Sought Her: Definite Atonement in Historical, Biblical, Theological, and Pastoral Perspective Wheaton: Crossway, 2013.
_____. “Election: Calvin’s Theology and Its Early Reception,” in J. Todd Billings and I. John Hesselink (eds.), Calvin’s Theology and Its Reception (Louisville: WJKP, 2012), 97-120.
_____. “Early English Evangelicals: Three Examples.” In Schwesterreformationen: Die Reformation in Deutschland
     und in England
, edited by Dorothea Wendebourg. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2011.
_____. “The Harvest of Reformation Mythology? Patrick Gillespie and the Covenant of Redemption.” In Scholasticism
     Reformed: Essays in Honour of Willem J. van Asselt
, edited by, Maarten Wisse, Marcel Sarot, and Willemien
     Otten. Leiden: Brill, 2010.
_____ (with Carrie Euler) “The Reception of Martin Luther in Sixteenth- and Seventeenth- Century Britain.” In The
     Reception of Continental Reformation in Britain: Proceedings of the British Academy 16
, edited by Polly Ha and
     Patrick Collinson. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010.
_____. "The Trials of Church History." In The Trials of Theology: Becoming a ‘Proven Worker’ in a Dangerous
     Business, by Andrew J. B. Cameron and Brian S. Rosner, 131-148. Christian Focus, 2010.
_____. "Calvin and Reformed Orthodoxy." In The Calvin Handbook, edited by Herman J. Selderhuis. 472-478,
     Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2009.

_____. “Calvin und die reformierte Orthodoxie.” In Calvin Handbuch, by Herman Selderhuis, (Tubingen: Mohr
     Siebeck, 2009).  Also as `Calvijn en de gereformeerde orthodoxie,’ in idem, Calvijn Handboek. Kampen: Kok,

_____. "J.I. Packer: An English Non-Conformist Perspective." In J.I. Packer and the Evangelical Future: The
     Impact of His Life and Thought, edited by Timothy George. 115-130, Baker, 2009.
_____."Post-Reformation Developments in the Doctrine of the Atonement." In Precious Blood: The Atoning
     Work of Christ, edited by Richard D. Phillips, 179-226. Crossway, 2009.
_____. "Calvin, Barth, and Reformed Theology:Historical Prolegomena.” In Calvin, Barth, and Reformed
edited by Neil B. MacDonald and Carl R. Trueman, 3-26. Carlisle: Paternoster, 2008.

_____. “Foreword.” In Resurrection and Eschatology: Theology in Service of the Church: Essays in Honor
     of  Richard B. Gaffin, Jr. Ed. Lane G. Tipton and Jeffrey C. Waddington. vii-x, Phillipsburg, NJ: Presbyterian and
     Reformed, 2008.

_____. “Reason and Rhetoric: Stephen Charnock on the Existence of God.” In Reason, Faith and History:
     Philosophical Essays for Paul Helm
, by M.W.F.Stone, 29-46. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2008.

_____. “William Ames”, “Richard Baxter”, “Robert Browne”, “Thomas Cartwright”’ “England, Reformation” “William
     Perkins”, “Puritanism”, “Refugee and Stranger Churches.” In The New Westminster Dictionary of Church History
     Volume One: The Early, Medieval, and Reformation Eras
, edited by Robert Benedetto. 20, 76, 105, 127, 223,
     508, 544, 566, Louisville: Westminster John Knox.

_____. "Reforma."  In Dizonaria di teologica evangelica, edited by Pietro Bolognesi, Leonardo De Chirico and Andrea
     Ferrari. Editrice Uomini Novi, 2007.

_____. “Simul peccator et justus: Martin Luther and Justification.” In Justification in Perspective, edited by Bruce L.
     McCormack, 73-97. Baker Academic, 2006.
_____. '"
Calvin and Calvinism."   In The Cambridge Companion to John Calvin, edited by Donald K. McKim,
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004.
_____. " The English Reformers." In
The Cambridge Companion to Reformation Theology, edited by David Bagchi
     and David C. Steinmetz, . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004.
"Reformation." In Blackwell Companion to Modern Theology, edited by Gareth Jones, 147-161. Malden:
     Blackwell Publishers, 2004.
_____. ''
Robert Barnes" and "Bartholomew Traheron."  In Dictionary of National Biography (UK), edited by H.G. C.
     Matthew and Brian Howard Harrison, 55, 208-210. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004.

_____. "The Incarnation and the Lord's Supper." In The Word Became Flesh: Evangelicals and the Incarnation.
avid Peterson editor, 185-208. Carlisle: Paternoster, 2003.
_____."Joesph Alline", "William Ames", "John Owen" and "William Perkins". Biographic dictionary of evangelicals.
Timothy Larsen, editor. Downers Grove, III: InterVarsity Press, 2003.
_____. '' Puritan Theology as Historical Event: A Linguistic Approach to the Ecumenical Context."  In Reformation
     and Scholasticism: An Ecumenical Enterprise
, edited by Willem J. van Asselt and Eef Dekker, 253-276. G
     Rapids: Baker Academic, 2001.   
, Tony J. Gray and Craig L. Blomburg, editors. Solid Ground: Twenty-five Years of Evangelical Scholarship.
Leicester: Apollos, 2000.
_____. “A Small Step Towards Rationalism: The Impact of the Metaphysics of Tommaso Campanella on the
     Theology of Richard Baxter.” In Protestant Scholasticism, edited by Carl R. Trueman and R. Scott Clark. 1999:    
and R. Scott Clark, editors. Protestant Scholasticism: Essays in Reassessment. Carlisle: Paternoster, 1999.
_____. ''
John Foxe", "Edmund Grindal", "Hampton Court Conference", and "Andrew Melville."   In Religion in
     Geschichte und Gegenwart
: Handworterbuch fur Theologie und Religionswissens, edited by Hans Dieter Betz,
     207(v.3), 1296(v.3), 1404(v.3), 1026(v.5). Tubingen: Mohr Sieback, 1998-2007.
_____. '"
Faith Seeking Understanding: Some Neglected Aspects of John Owen's Understanding of Scriptural
     Inerpretation."   I
n Interpreting the Bible: Historical and Theological Studies in honour of David F. Wright, edited
     by Anthony N. S. Lane. England: Apollos, 1997.
_____. ''
"The Saxons Be Sore on the Affirmative: Robert Barnes on the Lord's Supper."   In The Bible, Church, and
: Essays in honour of James Atkinson, edited by W. P. Stephens, 290-307. England: Sheffield
     Academic Press, 1995.
_____. "Pathway to Reformation: William Tyndale and the Importance of the Scriptures." In A Pathway into the
, edited by Philip E. Satterthwaite and David F. Wright, 11-30. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans Publishing
     Company, 1994.

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Grimmond, Paul. "Countercultural rebellion." The Briefing March (2010). Accessed October 18, 2010,
Mahaney, C.J. "Meet Carl Trueman."
Sovereign Grace Ministries January (2010). Accessed October 18, 2010,
Hastic, Peter. "Here I Stand!  Carl Trueman Talks to Peter Hastie" Australian Presbyterian July (2009) 4-9.
     Accessed October 18, 2010,
"Interview with Carl Trueman." Semper Reformanda 12.2 (2003): 22-30.