Follow-Up Post on the New Logos-SBL Greek New Testament

| October 29, 2010

My colleague Rick Brannan posted about the SBLGNT today. Rick was the point person inside Logos who created this resource. He gives more insight into the process for those interested. Technorati Tags: Greek New Testament, Logos Bible software, Michael Holmes, Rick Brannan, SBL

SBL and Logos Bible Software’s New Edition of the Greek New Testament

| October 28, 2010

Well, the cat’s out of the bag now, so I can blog this. Logos Bible Software (my employer) and the Society of Biblical Literature have announced the release (next month at the SBL conference) of a new edition of the Greek NT. (Free print copies will be handed out at SBL). You can read about […]

The OT Cited in the NT: A First Look at Amos 9:11-12

| October 25, 2010

Amos 9:11-12 will be our next passage. I am only giving you the reference here because I want you to read it and answer in your own mind the following questions after you do so. As an Israelite contemporary to the time of Amos, when you read Amos 9:11-12 … 1. What would you assume […]

My Take on Matthew’s Use of Hosea 11:1

| October 25, 2010

In addition to the good thoughts in the comments on the previous post, I thought I should chime in here. In a nutshell, I think we need to consider Matthew’s real world setting. Matthew’s gospel was written decades after Jesus’ death and resurrection. Why is this important? For some simple reasons. Matthew, along with the […]

The OT Used in the NT: Hosea 11:1 in Matthew 2:15

| October 19, 2010

On to another famous passage for how the NT writers use the OT.  Matthew 2:13-15 (key verse: v. 15) reads: 13 Now when they had departed, behold, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, “Rise, take the child and his mother, and flee to Egypt, and remain there until […]