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.

6 thoughts on “Old Testament in the New (Bibliography)

  1. If you’d like my 2002 thesis on the topic of allusion to Noah in James 3, the bibliography there will give you other references.

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