Archives for January 2020

Secrets to Using Logos for Class Notes, from a Seminary Grad

Anyone who’s taken upper-level classes has learned the importance of taking great notes. They can make or break a class—and be useful long after you’ve gotten your last grade. [Read more…]

Are Your Favorite Scholars . . . Anglican?

There’s nothing quite as awful as bad exposition, which makes good exposition really shine. The Logos 8 Anglican packages feature the latter type, as you’ll quickly discover from looking at the resources and authors included. [Read more…]

72-Hour Flash Sale: Top Technical Commentaries

How a British ‘Master Spy’ Saved Thousands of Jews in the Holocaust

Today is International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the 75th anniversary of the Jewish liberation from Auschwitz. Despite the horrors that occurred at Auschwitz and other concentration camps, thousands of Jewish lives were spared because of the covert operations of unsung heroes. One such man was Francis “Frank” Foley. [Read more…]

Learning Logos: Find NT Verses Mentioning All 3 Persons in the Godhead

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As I was reading through Peterin the ESV I paused at 1:2, which states:

. . . according to the foreknowledge of God the Father, in the sanctification of the Spirit, for obedience to Jesus Christ and for sprinkling with his blood: May grace and peace be multiplied to you.

I noticed that FatherSon, and Holy Spirit were all three mentioned in this verse. Wanting to find other New Testament verses containing all three persons this is what I did: [Read more…]

A Simple Way to Study Biblical Greek—Whether or Not You Know Greek

By Steve Runge

Often when we’re studying [a book] of the Bible, we come to a place where the author digresses from the big idea to make a side comment. To understand the passage, we have to figure out how to distinguish the main point from the digressions. In some passages that’s fairly easy, but in others it can be frustratingly difficult. [Read more…]

Last Chance for 4 Powerhouse CSB Resources under $22

Through the end of January, get the Christian Standard Bible (CSB) and companion CSB Study Notes free. (Here are four reasons why.)

But you may not want to stop there since you can get a powerhouse collection of CSB resources for under $22. [Read more…]

How Jesus’ Parables Warn Us—If We Can Hear Them

By Michelle Lee-Barnewall

Why did Jesus teach in parables?

We can find the answer in Matthew’s Gospel, where the disciples directly ask Jesus why he speaks in parables. Scripture tells us, [Read more…]

Do You Preach or Deliver Homilies? 20 Questions for You.

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If you regularly or occasionally preach sermons or deliver homilies, can we get to know you better? Specifically, Logos would love to better understand your needs—so we can better meet your needs.  [Read more…]

8 Honest, Powerful Prayers in the Bible

The simplest definition of prayer is talking to God. While that’s certainly true, prayer is also a unique place where we experience the breadth and depth of the Christian life. [Read more…]