Archives for November 2017

Who Are Gog and Magog, and What’s So Evil about the North?

The terms “Gog and Magog” seem to factor into biblical prophecy quite a bit. Do a Google search for them, and you’ll come up with quite a few conflicting (and sometimes fanciful) articles. Most speculation attempts to tie Gog and Magog’s appearances in Ezekiel and Revelation to a specific geographical location or country.

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Is There Anything New to Say about the Christmas Story?

Biblical scholarship is essentially a lot of very careful reading of very old, very familiar stories—with the goal of discovering something new in them.

The well has not run dry. After two millennia, the Christmas story, for example, is still delivering fresh insights to Bible readers of all kinds—like a grandmother sending out packages to grandkids reliably every December.

Does the “greatest story ever told” have anything left to tell us? As you prepare your heart for the Christmas season, here are three reasons to turn back to the Christmas story in your Bible reading, three reasons (among others that could be mentioned) why this story keeps delivering new insights. [Read more…]

3 Insights about Genesis You’ve Probably Never Heard

“If we all followed Genesis as our collective compass, the world would be a better place.”

This is one of the last quotes in Roadmap Genesis, a documentary by a filmmaker turned rabbi. In it he argues that the ills plaguing society today find their cure in the wisdom of Genesis.

And he gathers a wide array of perspectives to do so. Conservative governor Mike Huckabee, creationist Ken Ham, former Archbishop of Chicago Cardinal Francis George, Jewish lawyer Alan Dershowitz, and many others lend their voices from varied ideological corners to herald one unified message: we desperately need Genesis today. [Read more…]

More Ways to Make Logos Bible Software Work for You

Last week we looked at creating custom layouts to streamline the way you use Logos. In response to that post, we received some excellent feedback from our users—and a request for even more ways to personalize the Logos platform.

In this week’s video, we’ll continue to look at customizing Logos to fit your study process: we’ll create custom guides to get you just the information you need. Follow along as one of the Logos Pros helps you build several guide reports, tracking down information from commentaries, journal article, primary source material, and more. [Read more…]

Final Countdown: Save 50–75% off for Just a Few More Hours

There are just hours left save 50–75% on resources from Tim Keller, InterVarsity Press, Lexham Press, Mobile Ed, Bloomsbury, Eerdmans, T&T Clark, Michael Heiser, Charles Ryrie, J.C. Ryle, B.B. Warfield, John Owen, and other celebrated publishers and authors.

Shop Black Friday while you still can.

And if you’ve been wanting to upgrade to Logos 7, purchase before midnight tonight (PT) to get your Essential Upgrade for 50% off. This is the lowest price we’ve ever offered on a Logos 7 upgrade. If you wait until tomorrow the price will go up, and you’ll have missed a rare chance to save 50%.

Pick your upgrade while there’s still time.

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Tim Keller, IVP & More: Save at Least 50% This Weekend

While everyone else is braving Black Friday crowds in search of overhyped deals, you can relax this weekend and enjoy some of the best prices of the season on biblical resources from Logos.

These Black Friday Weekend savings start at 50% off and range up to 76%. They’re good Friday, November 24 through midnight (PT) on Monday, November 27. Here are just a few of the best deals. [Read more…]

$0.99 Deals and up to 60% off Select Lexham Press Titles

We’re offering some of our Lexham Press titles for as low as $0.99 and select titles are up to 60% off this Black Friday weekend. Take advantage of these deals while you can!

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Gone in a Flash: Lowest Price Ever on Your Logos 7 Upgrade

Upgrade to Logos 7 for the lowest price ever. Introducing Essential Upgrades: a special combo of Logos 7 features and a bundle of books—sized to fit any budget. And this weekend only, you can get one for 50% off. That makes this the cheapest Logos 7 upgrade we’ve ever offered. But it will only remain that way for four days.

Find the perfect fit before the price jumps on Tuesday!

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One Week Only: 30 Years of D.A. Carson Sermons, Just $75

Imagine sitting down with one of the world’s most respected New Testament scholars and asking him questions about everything from Ezekiel’s vision or the cryptic language of Revelation 14, to how we can understand difficult passages in the Gospel of John.

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Did Augustine Believe in Biblical Inerrancy?

One of the most important figures of the Reformation died over a millennium before Luther was even born. B.B. Warfield explains his significance:

It is Augustine who gave us the Reformation. For the Reformation, inwardly considered, was just the ultimate triumph of Augustine’s doctrine of grace over Augustine’s doctrine of the Church. (The Works of Benjamin B. Warfield, IV:130)

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