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An Update on the BibleWorks 9 and Mac Announcement

The folk at BW9 write (in clarification of yesterday’s announcement) We’ve just been informed of license restrictions that force us to amend yesterday’s email announcement. If you obtain the BW9 Mac Public Preview through our webstore by 10/15/2012, there will … Continue reading

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BibleWorks on a Mac

Jim Barr writes BibleWorks is announcing today that users can download a FREE installer that allows Mac users to run BibleWorks on their machines. I thought you might want to post this on your website/blog. NO VM software required! NO … Continue reading

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BibleWorks 9 On the Tablet PC

Doubtless others will mention this too but the folk at BibleWorks have got edition 9 working in a tablet PC edition.  You can watch a demo video – That’s pretty cool really.

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A Nice Video Explaining Good Reasons to Upgrade to BibleWorks 9

Featuring that Jim Barr kid.  Nicely done indeed- As I’ve said before, and still maintain as practice- when I do exegesis I start with BibleWorks and then turn to Logos for a good chunk of secondary literature. Then, just so … Continue reading

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The Bibleworks 20th Anniversary Winners Have Been Announced

And they don’t include Joel or myself.  But that’s probably because our diddy’s were horrible.  Check out the winners and runners-up (and congrats to the contestants who managed to outwit, outlast, and out-maneuver the rest).

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Thanks, Logos and BibleWorks

I try to be an ethical person.  As ethical as I can be anyway.  So I don’t use pirated stuff and I only buy software from legitimate sources and I always try to be very careful about software licenses and … Continue reading

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The New Machine is Up to Date, Fully Armed, and Fully Equipped

I’ve spent this morning (when I wasn’t cleaning the house or piddling around at Starbucks) uploading modules for BibleWorks 9 and installing fonts from Tyndale Tech and adding in foreign language keyboards. The machine is up to date, fully armed, … Continue reading

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BibleWorks 9 at SBL

You can, if you attend, enter to win a copy of BW 9. Believe you me, you’ll want to.  Here’s their flyer-

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BibleWorks 9 Problem

Okie dokie here’s the scoop-  I’ve been trying, in vain, to get BW9 to display all of the occurrences of the Hebrew word  עַלְמָ֗ה, in the OT but to no avail. I highlight the word as required and select ‘search … Continue reading

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Download Adolf Deismann’s ‘Bible Studies’

Now here’s a good one!  Again, for use in BibleWorks 9. … Adolf Deissmann’s famous book Bible Studies. Deissmann, of course, is famous in being part of the “new era” of New Testament Greek study which drew upon discoveries of … Continue reading

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Western Seminary Is Giving It Away

It being a copy of BibleWorks 9. You should enter. You’ve got nothing to lose and something useful to gain. (And no, before you ask, the Seminary wasn’t named after me. Though it should have been). West-urn became West-ern became … Continue reading

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I Need Some Help With Logos 4

I need to know how to: 1- Set the default setting to two panes.  Whenever I open up to a passage I have way more than two and I want to know how to set it to two panels and … Continue reading

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Logos 4: My Recommendation to Logos Software

Yesterday Cliff mentioned the impending availability of the Duke Papyri collection from Logos, for free.  I signed right up, having Logos 3 and having used it for a long time. Alas, I learned later on that Logos 4.3 is required … Continue reading

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Having Fits and Going Insane: Installing User Modules for BibleWorks 9 in Windows 7

Here’s the tale: 1- I downloaded a number of the cool user modules available for BibleWorks.  They’ve got some awesome free stuff. 2- I’ve followed the instructions for installation. 3-  Step 3 was a little confusing: Step 3. Right click … Continue reading

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BibleWorks 9: Maps

Too much cannot be said of the map modules BW9 contains.  First, there are a number that users can choose from: The images and remarks below are all based on the BibleWorks map module.  First, then, this powerful map-set contains … Continue reading

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BibleWorks 9: Lexicons and Grammars

Another very useful aspect of the program is its inclusion of major lexica and grammars for both Hebrew and Greek (and Aramaic of course).  Enlarge the image below to see a list of the Hebrew Grammars- When you go to … Continue reading

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BibleWorks 9: Versions

Another very, very useful piece of the program is the huge selection of versions.  A whole range of Hebrew, Greek, Aramaic, and Latin texts are available but there are even more of many other major and minor languages. Given my … Continue reading

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BibleWorks 9: Searching

The brilliance of the program is most plainly evidenced, I think, in its search capacity. Simply highlight a phrase (in any language- it works for all the installed bible editions) and on the left panel a listing of every occurrence … Continue reading

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BibleWorks 9: And Yet, Something’s Missing

In BibleWorks 8 users could download and install a copy of the SBL Greek New Testament.  That edition isn’t however, available in the new BibleWorks 9 software. I don’t know if it will be made available for download for BW9, … Continue reading

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BibleWorks 9: Installation

BW 9 arrived as promised today and before it did an email with unlocking codes also arrived.   Along with the materials unlocked with the installation of the program the additional codes allow me to access a number of recent English … Continue reading

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