General References to the Bible, (Crossway) Holman Christian Standard Bible (B&H), The New American Standard Version (Nelson), or The New King James Version (Zondervan). It is best to use multiple translations for serious biblical study.

\*Brand, Chad, Trent Butler, and Charles Draper, eds. Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary. B&H, 2003.

Crossway Bibles. ESV Study Bible. Crossway Bibles, 2008.

\*Currid, John D., and David P. Barrett.

Crossway ESV Bible Atlas. Crossway, 2010.

Dockery, David, ed. The Holman Bible Handbook. B&H, 1992.

Douglas, J. D., ed. The Illustrated Bible Dictionary. 3 vols. repr. IVP, 1994.

Hays, J. Daniel, and J. Scott Duvall, eds. The Baker Illustrated Bible Handbook. Baker Books, 2011.

Holman Bible Editorial Staff. HSCB Study Bible. B&H, 2010.

MacArthur, John. The MacArthur Study Bible. Word, 1997.

\*Ryken, Leland, James C. Wilhoit, and Tremper Longman III, eds. Dictionary of Biblical Imagery. IVP, 1998.

Ryken, Leland. Literary Introductions to the Books of the Bible. Crossway, 2015.

Smith, Marsha Ellis. The Holman Book of Biblical Charts, Maps, and Reconstructions. B&H, 1993.

\*Tenney, Merrill, and Moises Silva. The Zondervan Pictorial Bible Encyclopedia. 5 Vols. Rev. ed. Zondervan, 2009.

General Resources

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Thesaurus. 2nd ed. Merriam Webster, 2010.

New Oxford American Dictionary. 3rd ed. Oxford University Press, USA, 2010.

Turabian, Kate. A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses and Dissertations. 8th ed. University of Chicago Press, 2013.