Vern S. Poythress, “A Survey of the History of Salvation” (PDF), originally published in Understanding Scripture: An Overview of the Bible’s Origin, Reliability, and Meaning, ed. Wayne Grudem, C. John Collins, and Thomas R. Schreiner (Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2012), pp. 169-180. Reproduced from an earlier article, “Overview of the Bible: A Survey of the History of Salvation,” in The English Standard Version Study Bible. Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2008. Pp. 23-26.