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Bible Greek Tech

Reading the GNT Online

As classes were wrapping up and I was encouraging students to read Greek over the summer, I found myself wishing I had written something on the best way to read the Greek New Testament online for free. The best way to do this is with James Tauber’s MorphGNT or the Bible Web App. As for […]

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Bible Hebrew Productivity

Complex Morphological Searches in BibleWorks 9

This post illustrates how BibleWorks 9 makes constructing complex morphological searches easy. Every search starts with a question. The Question In Genesis 10:19 one finds the form בֹּאֲכָה two times. Here is the verse in full: וַיְהִי גְּבוּל הַכְּנַעֲנִי מִצִּידֹן בֹּאֲכָה גְרָרָה עַד־עַזָּה בֹּאֲכָה סְדֹמָה וַעֲמֹרָה וְאַדְמָה וּצְבֹיִם עַד־לָשַׁע English translations usually render בֹּאֲכָה “in […]

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Aramaic Bible

To the One Who Knows the Hidden Things

I have an exam this week on Aramaic morphology, so it was encouraging to read these words today: הוא גלא עמיקתא ומסתרתא ידע מה בחשׁוֹכא He is the one who reveals the deep and hidden things; He knows what is in the darkness. Daniel 2:22 The hidden things I need revealed are the specifics of […]