Recommended Puritan Books

Classic Puritan Writers

Most of these books are in print and can be purchased new. Those out of print can almost always be purchased through a network of used book dealers such as is available from We expect to add more books; keep watching.

John Flavel, The Mystery of Providence

Insights and the need to meditate on God’s providential dealings in our life.

John Owen, The Death of Death in the Death of Christ

The greatest book ever written defending the Calvinist doctrine of limited atoenment.

Thomas Watson, All Things for Good

Helpful reading on how Rom. 8:28 fits into all aspects of the Christian life.

Thomas Watson, A Body of Divinity

A short introduction to the major doctrines of the Bible.

Thomas Watson, The Godly Man’s Picture

Some characteristic marks of a man who is going to heaven.

Thomas Watson, The Ten Commandments

Understanding the Ten Commandments in their positive and negative implications.