Interesting New Website: Biblical Studies Online

| January 24, 2014

This new effort looks very worthwhile. It’s goal is simple: “The goal of Biblical Studies Online is to provide both biblical scholars and the interested wider public with ease of access to quality biblical scholarship, as it comes available online.” Check it out! Technorati Tags: biblical, online, resources, scholarship, studies

What is Exegesis Anyway?

| November 21, 2012

Words like “exegesis” and “exegetical” are thrown around by biblical scholars all the time. Those not in the guild or who haven’t taken courses in biblical languages or hermeneutics might wonder what the terminology means. If that’s you, I recommend reading this short post by Jeff Krantz over at the Logos Bible Software blog. The […]

Naked Bible Podcast Episode 20

| August 5, 2012

I’ve talked in previous episodes about how the best way to understood the original context of the biblical writers is to immerse yourself in the worldview of the civilizations with which the biblical writers had regular contact.  We’ve already spent several episodes on my recommendations for accessing the texts of the ancient Near East and […]

Tools for Biblical Research, Part 1: Toward the End of Bible Study as Most Think of It

| September 16, 2011

In addition to my day job at Logos I’m an adjunct distance ed professor of biblical studies at the seminary level. One of the more common questions I get from students is about sources for biblical research papers. Poor sources are the bane of both the student who wants to learn something about the text […]

How English Bible Readers Can Learn To Do Greek and Hebrew Word Studies

| February 15, 2011

There’s a new best answer to this:  the new Logos Bible Software product (“Learn to Do Word Studies“) created by myself and my colleague, Johnny Cisneros. It just went on pre-pub (a window of opportunity to buy it at a very steep discount). You can read the description at the link, but briefly, “Learn to […]