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Online Bookstore: August Term 2020-21

Welcome to Virginia Theological Seminary's online bookstore. Assigned texts for VTS courses are listed on this guide. To locate the textbooks for a class, click on the tab for the correct academic term. Mouse-over a tab to see the classes for a term.


July 1, 2020

Listed below are the books that the entering students have been requested to read or have before they arrive on campus this August.  All of these texts are available through the Welcome Center Library.  Specific course texts are posted with each course.

Summer Reading for Students Entering August 2020:

Intercultural Competency

All new members of the community are required to take our Introduction to Intercultural Competency. This year, it will be mostly on-line and extend through August and Fall terms.  Please get the book and read it before the keynote, which is scheduled for August 25, 10 am- 11:50 am via Zoom.

Essential Tools

You will want to have at least one study Bible. Three excellent study Bibles are the following:

Required for Orientation

In addition, you will want to have: