Resources On The Atonement


  1. Limited Atonement
  2. Canons Of Dort (21): The Atonement Is Not Universal But The Offer Of The Gospel Is
  3. Canons Of Dort (19): Unconditional Atonement
  4. Canons Of Dort (16): Scripture Teaches Both Definite Atonement And The Free Offer Of The Gospel
  5. Is The Doctrine Of Penal Substitutionary Atonement A Late, Western Doctrine?
  6. Turretin: Amyraut’s Doctrine Of The Atonement Was Not Reformed
  7. For God So Loved The World: Atonement And Common Grace
  8. Ignatius On The Atonement
  9. Cyril Of Alexandria On Substitutionary Atonement
  10. Athanasius On Substitutionary Atonement
  11. “The Shack” and the Atonement
  12. Owen on the Atonement
  13. Ames on the Atonement
  14. The Revolt Against the Substitutionary Doctrine of the Atonement
  15. Redeemed From Every People, Tribe, Tongue, And Nation: A Commentary On The Canons Of Dort
  16. Resources On Amyraut, Amyraldianism, And Hypothetical Universalism


Baugh, S. M. “Savior of All People: 1 Timothy 4:10 in Context,” Westminster Theological Journal 54 (1992): 331–40.

Boettner, L. The Atonement (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1941).

Calvin, J. Sermons on the Saving Work of Christ, trans. L. Nixon (Grand Rapids: Baker, 1950, repr. 1980).

Institutes of the Christian Religion, 2 vol. trans. F. L. Battles (Philadelphia: Westminster Press, 1961), 1:464-534 (Book 2, chapters 12-17).

Fluhrer, Gabriel N. E, Atonement. Phillipsburg: P & R Pub., 2010.

Godfrey, W.R. “Tensions within international Calvinism : The Debate on the Atonement at the Synod of Dort, 1618-1619” (Ph.D. Diss. Stanford University, 1974).

— “Reformed Thought on the Extent of the Atonement to 1618”. WestminsterTheological Journal 37 (1975), 133-71.

Saving the Reformation. Orlando: Reformation Trust, 2019.

Hodge, A.A., Evangelical Theology (Banner of Truth: Edinburgh, 1976).

— Outlines of Theology (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1928).

The Atonement (Grand Rapids: Baker repr., 1974).

Hodge, Charles. Commentary on the Epistle to the Romans (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1950).

Systematic Theology 3 vol. (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1982), 2:544-89.

Horton, Michael S. Mission Accomplished (Nashville: Nelson, 1986).

Kuiper, H. Calvin on Common Grace (Grand Rapids, 1928).

Kuiper, R. B. For Whom Did Christ Die? A Study of the Divine Design of the Atonement(Grand Rapids: Baker, 1959).

Long, Gary D., Definite Atonement (Philipsburg: P&R Publishing, 1977).

Morris, Leon. The Atonement, Its Meaning and Significance. Downers Grove: Inter-Varsity Press, 1983.

Murray, John. Redemption Accomplished and Applied (Grand Rapids, Eerdmans, 1955).

— “The Atonement and the Free Offer of the Gospel,” The Collected Writings of John Murray, 4 vol. (Edinburgh: Banner of Truth, 1976-82), 1:59-85.

–“The Atonement,” Collected Writings 2:142-50.

The Atonement (Philipsburg, P&R Publishing, 1962).

The New International Commentary on the New Testament: Romans, 2 vol. (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1959-65.

Nicole, Roger R. “Moyse Amyraut (1596-1664) and the controversy on universal grace : first phase (1634-1637)” (Ph.D. Diss. Harvard University, 1966).

Nicole, R., “The Doctrine of Definite Atonement in the Heidelberg Catechism.” GordonReview 3 (1964), 138-45.

— “John CalvinÂ’s view of the Extent of the Atonement.” Westminster Theological Journal 47 (1985), 197-225.

Owen, John, The Works of John Owen vol. 10: The Death of Death in the Death of Christ (Edinburgh: Banner of Truth, repr. 1967).

The Works of John Owen vol. 10: A Display of Arminianism.

Peterson, Robert A. Calvin’s Doctrine of the Atonement (Philipsburg: P&R Publishing, 1983).

Rainbow, J., The Will of God and the Cross. Allison Park, 1990.

Smeaton, George The Doctrine of the Atonement (Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1953).

Strimple, R. B. Anselm and the theology of atonement : a study of the man and his message (Th.M. Thesis, Westminster Theological Seminary, 1965).

–“St. Anselm’s Cur Deus Homo and John CalvinÂ’s Doctrine of the Atonement.” Aoasta, Bec, and Canterbury. ed. D.E. Luscombe and G.R. Evans. Sheffield, 1996.

Thomas, G. M. The Extent of the Atonement: A Dilemma for Reformed Theology from Calvin to the Consensus (1536-1675) (Carlisle, UK: Paternoster, 1997).

Turretin, F. Institutes of Elenctic Theology 3 vol. (Phlipsburg, 1992-7), 2:417-82 (14.10-14).

Van Til, C. Common Grace (Philipsburg: P&R Publishing, 1947).

Common Grace and the Gospel (Philipsburg: P&R Publishing, 1977).

Particularism and Common Grace (Philipsburg: P&R Publishing, 1951).

Warfield, B. B. “Jesus Christ the Propitiation for the Whole World,” Selected Shorter Writings, 2 vol. (Nutley: P&R Publishing, 1970-3), 1:167-77.

The Plan of Salvation (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans,1942).

Person and Work of Christ (Philipsburg: P&R Publishing, 1950).

The Saviour of the World (Nutley, NJ: Mack Publishing, 1972).

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