The Apostle's Creed

Primary Sources

Book or monograph Rufinus: Commentary on the Apostle's CreedRufinus, Commentary on the Apostles Creed, J.N.D. Kelly, trans. & notes. Ancient Christian Writers, Vol. 20. New York: Newman Press, 1955. Hbk. ISBN: 0809102579.{CBD}

Secondary Sources

Book or monograph Barclay: The Apostles' CreedWilliam Barclay, The Apostles' Creed (The William Barclay Library). Westminster / John Knox, 1999. Pbk. ISBN: 0664258263. pp.320. {CBD}
Book or monograph O.S. Barr, From Apostles' Faith to the Apostles' Creed. New York: Oxford University Press, 1964.
On-line Resource Thomas Herbert Bindley [1861-1931], "'Pontius Pliate' in the Creed," Journal of Theological Studies 6 No 21 (Oct. 1904): 112-113.View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
Book or monograph Briscoe: The Apostle's CreedStuart Briscoe, The Apostles' Creed: Beliefs That Matter. Shaw Books, 1994. Pbk. ISBN: 0877880522. {CBD}
On-line Resource Andrew Ewbank Burn [1864-1927], "The Textus Receptus of the Apostle's Creed," Journal of Theological Studies 3 No 12 (July 1902): 481-500.View in PDF format pdf [This material is in the Public Domain]
Book or monograph J. Crehan, Early Christian Baptism and the Creed. London: Burns, Oates and Washbourne, 1950.
Book or monograph C.E.B. Cranfield, The Apostles' Creed: A Faith to Live. Edinburgh: Continuum International Publishing Group - T & T Clark Ltd., 2003. Pbk. ISBN: 0567083837. pp.80. {CBD}
Book or monograph F.L. Cross, The Early Christian Fathers. Studies in Theology 1. London: Gerald Duckworth & Co. Ltd., 1960. Hbk. pp.89-93.
Book or monograph Dunning: A Layman's Guide to the Apostles' CreedH. Ray Dunning, A Layman's Guide to the Apostles' Creed. Beacon Hill Press, 1995. ISBN: 0834115522. {CBD}
Book or monograph Early Christians SpeakEverett Ferguson, Early Christians Speak, 3rd edn. Abilene: ACU, 1987. Pbk. ISBN: 0891120459.
On-line Resource Wayne A. Grudem, "He did not descend into hell: a plea for following Scripture instead of the Apostles' creed," Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society 34.1 (March 1991): 103-113.View in PDF format pdf
Article in Journal or Book D. Larrimore Holland, "The Earliest Text of the Old Roman Symbol: A Debate with Hans Lietzmann and J.N.D. Kelly," Church History, Vol. 34 (1965): 262-281.
Book or monograph J.N.D. Kelly, Early Christian Creeds, 3rd edn. London: Longmans, 1972. Hbk. ISBN: 0582489318. pp.368-434.
Book or monograph A.C. McGiffert, The Apostles' Creed. New York: Scribner, 1902.
Book or monograph McGrath: I BelieveAlister McGrath, I Believe: Exploring the Apostles' Creed, revised. Leicester: IVP, 1997. Pbk. ISBN: 0851108911. pp.160. {CBD}
Book or monograph Phillip, The Apostles' Creed: Each Phrase Explained.George M. Phillip, The Apostles' Creed: Each Phrase Explained. Christian Focus Publiclications, 1990. Pbk. ISBN: 187167638X.
On-line Resource David P. Scaer, "He did descend to hell: in defense of the Apostles' Creed," Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society 35.1 (March 1992): 91-99.View in PDF format pdf
Book or monograph Scaff: Creeds of ChristendomPhilip Schaff, The Creeds of Christendom, 3 Vols., revised. Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 1984. Hbk. ISBN: 0801082323. {CBD}
Book or monograph H.B. Swete, The Apostle's Creed: In Relation to Primitive Christianity. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1905.
On-line Resource Apostles' Creed (Herbert Thurston)
Book or monograph Witsius: Apostles CreedHerman Witsius, Apostles Creed, 2 Vols. Presbyterian & Reformed, 1993. Hbk. ISBN: 0875528716. {CBD}

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