michael-haykin1Today I stumbled on a list of recommended biographies by Michael Haykin, professor of church history and biblical spirituality at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Ky. I’ve listed them here with links and their publication information.

1. Iain Murray, David Martyn Lloyd-Jones (vol. 1 and vol. 2)

2. Faith Cook, Grimshaw of Haworth (Banner of Truth, 1997)

3. Courtney Anderson, To the Golden Shore: The Life of Adoniram Judson (Judson Press, 1987)

4. Timothy George, Faithful Witness (Christian History Institute, 1998)

5. Andrew Fuller, A Heart for Missions: A Memoir of Samuel Pearce (Solid Ground Christian Books, 2005)

6. Arnold Dallimore, George Whitefield: The Life and Times of the Great Evangelist of the Eighteenth-Century Revival (vol. 1 and vol. 2)

7. Peter Brown, Augustine of Hippo: A Biography (University of California Press, 1969; new revised version, 2013)

8. George Marsden, Jonathan Edwards: A Life (Yale University Press, 2004)

9. Iain Murray, Jonathan Edwards: A New Biography (Banner of Truth, 1987)