Welcome to the research guide for your course in messianic prophecies. The suggested databases are available linked from here and from the Electronic Resources section of the library home page. Print resources are available in the PHC on-campus collection or by mail to distance learning members of the PHC community. You may check the location and the availability of an item in the on-campus collection through the online catalog, Voyager, accessed here and through the library home page.
Professional library assistance is available on campus, by phone at 540-441-8400, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
The required reading, Commentary on the New Testament Use of the Old Testament by Beale and Carson, is on reserve at the circulation desk for 2 hour check out, in library use only. Additionally, the library collection includes many complete sets of Bible commentaries that can provide insights to specifric sections on messianic Biblical passages. Commentary choices can be browsed by searching with the term "commentary" in the library's online catalog. You may also browse the commentaries in the BS section of the library.
Additional helpful items available in the collection include:
Christian Century - Print 2000-present and online 01/06/1988-present
Christian Scholar’s Review - Print 2000-present and online 07/01/2002-present
Commonweal - Print 2001-present and online 01/15/1988-present
Ecumenical Review - Online 01/01/1994-present
Harvard Theological Review - Print 2001-present and online 01/01/2001-1 year ago
Journal of Religious Thought - Online 07/01/1994-present
New Testament Studies - Online, 01/01/2001-1 year ago
Theological Studies - Online, 03/01/1995-present
ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials access to articles and citations on theology and philosophy
Christian Periodical Index indexes more than 130 Christian periodicals covering major doctrinal positions, as well as Christian perspectives on a broad range of other areas of knowledge, such as science, literature, medicine, music, philosophy, history, sociology, and education.
Clarke's, Jamieson, Fausset, and Brown, and Keil and Delitzsch Commentary on the Old Testament are well respected commentaries and easily available online. A number of other scholarly commentaories are available at studylight.org.
Christian Classics Ethereal Library offers a variety of full-text Christian classics.
Bible Gateway provides helpful search capabilities, such as word and passage search, footnotes, and cross references in a number of English versions and several additional languages.
Jewish Encyclopedia provides access to the 12 volume set completed in 1906. Although not updated for the 20th century, information is a valued resource for those interested in the Jewish roots of Christian belief and tradition.
Wabash Center Guide provides information and support primarily in support of theological teaching.
All citations must be in Turabian format. Information for proper Turabian citation can be found in the library. Additional Turabian citation help can be accessed online at OWL (Online Writing Lab).
Created: Thornhill, 2011. Reviewed: Dr. Darrell Cox, 2011, 2013. Revised: Thornhill, 2013. Reviewed: Thornhill, 2014.