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LXX Translations Part IV: Septuaginta Deutsch

The time has finally rolled around for my last installment of the series I have been working on for quite a while now covering the… 1,356 more words

Old Testament Studies


Throughout the Bible a lot of stories can be found with regard to forgiveness and reconciliation. With regard to the Old Testament we spontaneously think of the Joseph story where Joseph forgives his brothers for selling him as a slave to the Ishmaelites (Genesis 45,9–11;14–15). 537 more words


Bible-Teaching Prep

(1) Pray.

(2) Read the passage several times throughout the week, keeping an eye on the context before and after.

(3) Write out the English text by hand, which is helpful for slowing down and paying attention to every word. 51 more words


Exodus 3:14 LXX translation and Question

Exodus 3:14 is very famous verse:

WTT: אֶהְיֶה אֲשֶׁר אֶהְיֶה

Which can be translated as I am who I am or I will be who I will be. 140 more words


God's Name - is not I AM

God’s Name – is not I AM

We have an expression, “he made a name for himself”. This means he had done something or had become something that enhanced his reputation or a bad name for a bad reputation… 1,037 more words


LXX Scholar Interview: Dr. W. Edward Glenny

It has become one of my favorite tasks for this site to put together a post for my Septuagint Scholar Interview series. It’s always a pleasure to learn more about others who have been active in the field for some time. 979 more words

Old Testament Studies

We're in the Future Now... How's Your Greek?

There won’t be flying cars, but the next best thing: today at 1:00 p.m. (EST) I’ll be leading a free Accordance Webinar covering basic Greek word study and setting up Workspaces. 18 more words