72 Hours Left in the Back-to-School Sale!

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In less than 72 hours, the Back-to-School Sale will be over for 2015. So many of you have downloaded a free commentary, and stocked up on great resources. Whether you’re preparing to go back to school or just preparing for life, the Logos Back-to-School Sale has the best resources.

Discover top products

Do you ever wonder what other people are buying? Here are the top 15 products in the 2015 sale:

  1. New International Commentary on the Old and New Testament (NICOT/NICNT) (47 vols.)
  2. Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament (17 vols.)
  3. Anchor Yale Bible (88 vols.)
  4. Hermeneia and Continental Commentaries (69 vols.)
  5. BDAG/HALOT Bundle
  6. Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary (6 vols.)
  7. The IVP Bible Dictionary Series (8 vols.)
  8. Library of Hebrew Bible / Old Testament Studies (LHBOTS) (382 vols.)
  9. Logos Mobile Education: OT291 The Jewish Trinity
  10. The Lexham Discourse Hebrew and Greek Bundle (12 vols.)
  11. The Anchor Yale Bible Reference Library (33 vols.)
  12. Babylonian and Jewish Talmud Collection (50 vols.)
  13. Qumran Biblical Dead Sea Scrolls Database
  14. The New International Greek Testament Commentary (13 vols.)
  15. Göttingen Septuagint (67 vols.)

The best part about the Logos digital edition is that with the power of Logos Bible Software, each of these resources comes alive.

Prioritize commentaries with Passage Guide

For example, the passage guide provides quick access to my prioritized commentaries.

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I can quickly prioritize and re-order commentaries based on my preferred commentary set or based on individual volumes. Then, I immediately go to the volume for the book or passage I’m currently studying.

Quickly survey reference works with Topic Guide

With the Topic Guide, I can quickly access valuable reference works, such as Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary or the International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (ISBE) on any given topic.

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Logos instantly provides recommended search terms in addition to related verses, media resources, and more.

Discover the Lexham Discourse Bundle

With custom digital resources like the Lexham Discourse Bundle is great for those unfamiliar with discourse analysis, but who want to understand how the biblical writers’ use of linguistic devices should influence interpretation. The resources in this bundle include glossaries replete with definitions and explanations. For example, one of the discourse terms is “overspecification.” Overspecification is defined as:

(Overspecification): A description of individuals or ideas that is more specific than required to identify the intended referent. This extra information is often thematically loaded—connected to the theme of the context in some way. The overspecification prompts the reader to conceptualize the referent in a specific way.

 

Below, as I read through 1 Kings in the Lexham Discourse Hebrew Bible, I see that chapter 2 verse 3 includes the phrase, “YHWH your God.” Thanks to the highlighting shown below, I immediately recognize an overspecification in the text. This means that the author could have simply used the term “YHWH.” Instead the author intentionally specified that YHWH is your God, implying a personalized element on the part of the reader.

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Whether you’re preparing to go back to school or preparing for life, we have the best resources for your study. The Back-to-School Sale ends August 31, at 11:59 PM (PT). See all deals.