Old Testament in the New (Bibliography)

Classical/Influential Works

Baker, D.L. Two Testaments, One Bible. Leicester: InterVarsity, 1976.

Bruce, F.F. New Testament Development of Old Testament Themes. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1987.

Dodd, C.H. According to the Scriptures, the Sub-Structure of New Testament Theology. London:Nisbet, 1952.

France, R.T. Jesus and the Old Testament: His Application of Old Testament Passages to Himself and His Mission. Tyndale, 1971.

Goppelt, Leonhard. Typos: The Typological Interpretation of the Old Testament in the New. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1982.

Gundry, R.H. The Use of the Old Testament in St. Matthew’s Gospel. Leiden: Brill, 1967.

Hanson, A.T. The Living Utterances of God: the New Testament Exegesis of the Old. London: Darton, Longman and Todd, 1983.

_________. The New Testament Interpretation of Scripture. London: SPCK, 1980.

Harris, R.J. Testimonies. 2 vols. Cambridge: UP, 1916, 1920.

Lindars, B. New Testament Apologetic: The Doctrinal Significance of the Old Testament Quotations. London: SCM, 1961.

Longenecker, R.N. Biblical Exegesis in the Apostolic Period. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1975.

Stendahl, K. The School of St. Matthew, and Its Use of the Old Testament. Lund: CWK Gleerup, 1954.

Tasker, R.V. The Old Testament in the New Testament. Philadelphia: Westminster, 1947.


Beale, G.K., ed. The Right Doctrine from the Wrong Texts: Essys on the Use of the Old Testament in the New. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1994.

Berding, K., J. Lunde, and S. Gundry, eds. Three Views on the New Testament Use of the Old Testament. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2008.

Carson, D.A. and  H.G.M. Williamson, It is Written: Scripture Citing Scripture; Essays in Honour of Barnabas Lindars. Cambridge: University Press, 1988.

Evans, C.A. From Prophecy to Testament: The Function of the Old Testament in the New. Peabody, Mass.: Hendrickson, 2004.

Moyise, S. The Old Testament in the New. T & T Clark Approaches to Biblical Studies.  London: T & T Clark, 2001.

Moyise, S., ed. The Old Testament in the New Testament: Essays in Honour of J.L. North.  Sheffield: Academic Press, 2000.

Porter, S.E. ‘The Use of the Old Testament in the New Testament: A Brief Comment on Method and Terminology’.  Pages 79-96 in Early Christian Interpretation of the Scriptures of Israel. Edited by Craig A. Evans and James A. Sanders. Sheffield: Academic Press, 1997.

Porter, S.E., ed. Hearing the Old Testament in the New. McMaster Series.  Grand Rapids: Eermans, 2006.

Paul’s Use of the Old Testament in the New Testament (Background, Hermeneutics, etc…)

Aageson, J.W. Written Also for Our Sake: Paul and the Art of Biblical Interpretation. Louisville: JK, 1993.

Ellis, E.E. Paul’s Use of the Old Testament. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1981 [original printing 1957].

Evans, C.A. and J.A. Sanders, Paul and the Scriptures of Israel. Sheffield: JSOT, 1994.

Hanson, A.T. Studies on Paul’s Technique and Theology. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1974.

Hays, R.B. Echoes of Scripture in the Letters of Paul. New Haven: Yale UP, 1989.

_______. Conversion of the Imagination. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2005.

Koch, D.A. Die Schrift als Zeuge des Evangeloums: Untersuchungen zur Verwendung und zum Verstandnis der Schrift bei Paulus. Tuebingen: Mohr Siebeck, 1986.

Silva, M. ‘Old Testament in Paul’. In Dictionary of Paul and His Letters. Edited by G.F. Hawthorne, R.P. Martin and D.G. Reid, 630-42. Downer’s Grove, Ill.: IVP, 1993.

Stanley, C.D. Paul and the Language of Scripture: Citation Technique in the Pauline Epistles and Contemporary Literature. Cambridge: UP, 1993.

Watson, F. Paul and the Hermeneutics of Faith. London: T & T Clark, 2004.