Bibliography

If you want to read what others have written on the subject, here is a brief bibliography:

Disclaimer: I do not necessarily endorse everything listed here. They are provided for research purposes only.

  • Brian Anderson, Are Christians Supposed To Tithe?
  • Brian Anderson, New Testament Giving
  • Brian Anderson, Old Testament Tithing vs. New Testament Giving
  • Steve Atkerson, Giving & the New Covenant - is Tithing Required?, New Testament Restoration Foundation.
  • Richard Averbeck, "ma'aaser", New International Dictionary of Old Testament Theology & Exegesis, 2:1035-1055. Zondervan, 1997.
  • E.E. Carpenter, "Tithe", International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, (rev. ed.) 4:861-864. Eerdmans, 1988.
  • Frank Clarke, 'Tithing: A New Covenant Look at an Old Covenant Practice', Searching Together 16:4 (Winter 1987): 1-7,19.
  • Scott Collier, '"Giving" in the New Testament', Searching Together 16:4 (Winter 1987): 8-11.
  • Bob DeWaay, Tithing.
  • Tom Elseroad, Tithing.
  • C.L. Feinberg, "Tithe", Zondervan Pictorial Encyclopedia of the Bible, 5:756-758. Zondervan, 1975-1976.
  • Garry Friesen & J. Robin Maxson, Decision Making & the Will of God .Multnomah Press, 1980. See chapter 22, "Giving and Wisdom".
  • George W. Greene, No More Tithing, Nehemiah Publishing, 2000.
  • Gerald Hawthorne, "Tithe", New International Dictionary of New Testament Theology, 3:851-855. Zondervan, 1978.
  • Russell Earl Kelly, Should The Church Teach Tithing?
  • Greg Koukl, Should Christians Tithe? Stand to Reason Ministries.
  • Brian K. Morely, Tithe, Tithing", Evangelical Dictionary of Biblical Theology, p. 779,780. Baker Books, 1996.
  • Stuart Murray, Beyond Tithing. Paternoster Press, 2000.
  • Gil Rugh, Giving: A Result of Grace. Indian Hills Community Church, 1980.
  • Ray C. Stedman, 'Giving Under Grace' [4 part series], Bibliotheca Sacra 107 (1950):317-334,468-480; 108 (1951):68-73,205-215.
  • Pieter Verhoef, 'Tithing - A Hermeneutical Consideration', in John Skilton, ed., The Law and the Prophets. P&R; Publishers, 1974.
  • Lukas Vischer, Tithing in the Early Church. Fortress Press, 1966.
  • Ronald Walborn and Frank Chan, Stewardship and the Kingdom of God
  • Michael L. Webb, Mitchell T. Webb, Beyond Tithes & Offerings. On Time Publishing, 1998.
  • J. Christian Wilson, "Tithe", Anchor Bible Dictionary, 6:578-580. Doubleday, 1992.
  • Jon Zens, Tithing? A New Covenant Look At An Old Covenant Practice
  • Jon Zens, '"Each According to His Ability": Principles of New Covenant Giving', Baptist Reformation Review 8:2 (Summer 1979): 33-44.
  • Jon Zens, 'New Covenant Giving: Reader Responses & Editorial Reply', Searching Together 16:4 (Winter 1987): 12-19.
  • If you have too much time on your hands, you might find these links amusing.