Last Chance: Get up to $370 off the Anchor Yale Bible Reference Library

anchor-yale-bible-reference-libraryYou have only a few days left to save on the Anchor Yale Bible Reference Library! Use coupon code AYBRL13 to get up to $370 off the entire collection, depending on what you already own.

Expand your biblical knowledge

The Anchor Yale Bible series presents modern scholarship in a way that’s accessible not only to academics, but to anyone looking to know the Bible better. The series is committed to sound philological and historical scholarship, supplemented by insights from such modern methods as sociological and literary criticism.

Learn from respected scholars

You’ll learn from well-known contributors like:

  • Joseph Blenkinsopp
  • Raymond E. Brown
  • James H. Charlesworth
  • John P. Meier
  • Susan Ackerman
  • And others

And with such a diverse range of authors, you’ll find insights into a wide range of topics with volumes like Education in Ancient IsraelArchaeology of the Land of the BibleJesus and the Dead Sea Scrolls, and more.

Don’t miss out—use coupon code AYBRL13 and get the Anchor Yale Bible Reference Library for up to $370 off!

Craft Stronger Sermons with the Sermon Starter Guide

Build better sermons, faster, with Logos 5′s Sermon Starter Guide. The Sermon Starter Guide pulls results specific to preaching and teaching: outlines, key passages, scholarly insights, topics, illustrations, and more. You’ll have everything you need to craft sermons that matter.

You can search your favorite commentaries, study original-language word meanings, and even listen to sermons from some of your favorite preachers. And when you’re finished, it’s easy to export to Proclaim or PowerPoint.

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Haven’t upgraded to Logos 5 yet?

Time is running out! The easiest way to get your discount is to use the Custom Upgrade Discount Calculator at Logos.com/Comparison, but if you’d prefer to talk through your options, call us at 800-875-6467. Don’t wait—these discounts end September 30!

10 Compelling Charles Stanley Quotes

Charles StanleyCharles Stanley—senior pastor of First Baptist Church Atlanta, founder and president of In Touch Ministries, and New York Times bestselling author—turns 81 today. To celebrate, we’ve gathered 10 of his most inspiring quotes, all of which can be found in the Charles Stanley Collection.

1.”God has a master plan for your life, and that master plan does not change either. It is a plan designed specifically for you. It is a plan that God intends for you to live out fully, beginning at the moment of your birth and never ending until the moment of your death.” (Discover Your Destiny)

2. “If we walk in the Spirit daily, surrendered to His power, we have the right to expect anything we need to hear from God.” (How to Listen to God)

3. “You may go through difficulty, hardship, or trial—but as long as you are anchored to Him, you will have hope.” (In Touch with God)

4. “After brokenness, our lives can be more fruitful, more purposeful, and more joyful. A genuine blessing can come in the wake of being broken.” (Developing Inner Strength)

5. “Apart from Jesus, there is no peace—not within a human heart, and not among human beings or nations. With Jesus, we can experience peace that passes our rational minds and settles deep within (Phil. 4:7).” (Preparing for Christ’s Return) [Read more...]

Get the Best Price on Matthew Poole’s Commentary

Matthew PooleRight now, you can bid on Matthew Poole’s Commentary on the Holy Bible at 67% off!

“If I must have only one commentary, and had read Matthew Henry as I have, I do not know but what I should choose Poole. He is a very prudent and judicious commentator . . . not so pithy and witty by far as Matthew Henry, but he is perhaps more accurate, less a commentator, and more an expositor.”
Charles Spurgeon

Who was Matthew Poole?

Poole was one of the seventeenth century’s most influential Puritan ministers and thinkers. A clergyman in England during a time of religious persecution, he fled the country because of death threats. Poole was a devoted Christian, full of integrity and perseverance, as well as a great theologian and writer. His commentary series continues to be a trusted resource for pastors and laity.

Poole’s exposition offers verse-by-verse insight into the entire Bible. Characterized by questions and answers, attention to cultural context, and cross-references, it includes a brief introduction and summary for each chapter and book of the Bible. [Read more...]

Upgrade Sale: Your Last Week to Save!

Logos 5If you haven’t upgraded to Logos 5 yet, you have only a week left to take advantage of your special upgrade discounts!

Be sure to check out your custom upgrade discount, and then visit Logos.com/WhyLogos5 to see why so many people have already upgraded.

Limited-time extended hours

If you’d prefer to talk through your options, call our sales team at 800-875-6467 or send them an email. We’ve even extended our hours over the next week:

  • Monday, September 23: 6 a.m.–9 p.m.
  • Tuesday, September 24: 6 a.m.–9 p.m.
  • Wednesday, September 25: 6 a.m.–9 p.m.
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Get These Collections at the Best Prices!

Community Pricing lets you help pick the prices of brand-new Logos resources. It’s your best chance to build up your library for less. But because of those incredible prices, many products don’t last long in the Community Pricing stage. When you see a collection or book you want, place your bid! Once it leaves Community Pricing, you’ll miss out on that price for good.

Here are seven collections you’re about to miss:

oxyrhynchus-papyri

Oxyrhynchus Papyri

Regularly $299.95—current bid is only $150

In 1898, Bernard P. Grenfell and Arthur S. Hunt discovered thousands of papyri fragments just outside the ruins of the ancient city of Oxyrhynchus. These fragments turned out to be one of the most important papyri discoveries of all time, providing access to the editors’ transcriptions of over 1,800 fragments of detailed notes, translations, and commentary.

The Whole Works of the Rev. Ebenezer Erskine

Regularly $79.95—current bid is only $34

Ebenezer Erskine was a Scottish minister, talented orator, and key figure in the Secession Church in Scotland. He was known as a man of incorruptible integrity who acted with honesty and courage. This devotion led him to lead a group of ministers who resisted the Church of Scotland’s compromised rights. Included are this steadfast Puritan’s published sermons and poetry in their entirety, still worth studying today for any student of Puritan and Reformed thought.

text-and-studies-contributions-to-biblical-and-patristic-literatureText and Studies: Contributions to Biblical and Patristic Literature

Regularly $229.95—current bid is only $50

The early church leaders were prolific in their writing and historical documentation. While some of this work has been canonized, much has been forgotten. The Text and Studies: Contributions to Biblical and Patristic Literature collection resurrects these documents in a renewed and focused study, attempting to glean ancient wisdom and insight.

Classic Studies on the Synoptic Problem

Regularly $59.95—current bid is only $30

This collection of classic monographs on the Synoptic problem presents seminal works from eminent scholars—works that were instrumental in shaping the field of Synoptic scholarship. These foundational texts address major issues in Synoptic scholarship, such as the mixture of shared and unique material in each Synoptic account, and what this reveals about the date, composition, and interrelatedness of the Synoptics.

classic-studies-on-the-life-of-paulClassic Studies on the Life of Paul

Regularly $259.95—current bid is only $30

Each of these 18 texts explores a different aspect of Paul’s life. This collection pieces together his travels using every available historical record. It provides remarkable insight into the context of Paul’s ministry and his revolutionary teachings about Christ.

John Macpherson Collection

Regularly $49.95—current bid is only $40

John Macpherson was an author, a translator, and a Presbyterian minister. The John Macpherson Collection brings together six of his most important works on theology, doctrine, and Scottish church history. Included are Macpherson’s highly respected commentary on Ephesians, a collection of lectures on Scottish theology, Macpherson’s handbook on the Presbyterian church, and more.

jeremy-taylor-collectionJeremy Taylor Collection

Regularly $69.95—current bid is only $8

Known as the “Shakespeare of Divines,” Jeremy Taylor was a priest and writer from the time of Charles I through that of Charles II. The Jeremy Taylor Collection contains the two beloved devotionals, his essay on religious tolerance, The Golden Grove (a manual for personal devotion), and more.

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Bid now before you miss out! And make sure to check out all the Community Pricing deals.

Get up to $370 off the Anchor Yale Bible Reference Library

anchor-yale-bible-reference-libraryThrough September 30, you can use coupon code AYBRL13 to get up to $370 off the Anchor Yale Bible Reference Library!

Groundbreaking scholarship

The Anchor Yale Bible series presents the best contemporary scholarship in a way that’s accessible not only to scholars but to anyone looking to expand their biblical knowledge—a tradition established half a century ago by series founders William Foxwell Albright and David Noel Freedman.

Respected contributors

The Anchor Yale Bible Reference Library offers works by 23 of the most respected scholars, pastors, and teachers:

A wide variety of topics

The Anchor Yale Bible Reference Library is intended for the broadest possible readership, ranging from world-class scholars to general readers dedicated to expanding their knowledge of the Bible and its world. [Read more...]

10 Wise Quotes from Timothy Keller

Logos is proud to team up with Timothy Keller and Redeemer Presbyterian Church to offer the Timothy Keller Sermon Archive, a digital collection of more than 22 years’ worth of Keller’s expositional sermons.

This exciting project will put over 1,200 sermons in your Logos library1, allowing you to search for topics and Scripture passages and helping you in your personal studies, sermon preparation, and devotional reading.

Here are 10 quotes straight from the sermon archive:

1. “Occasionally God rips aside the veil, and you begin to see this very fact: All things happen for you. All things. Everything is knit together.”

2. “God is so great that he works out a plan, a plan to work everything out for your good if you belong to him, and his glory, which takes into consideration your choices, and still works his plan out infallibly.” [Read more...]

  1. The sermons are being released in five increments: 1989–1993, 1994–1998, 1999–2004, 2004–2009, and 2010–2011, and the first two increments have already shipped. You’ll receive future releases as free downloads as soon as they’re issued. []

Last Chance: Get Special Deals during Our 500K Celebration!

The Logos forums recently passed both the 100,000-user and the 500,000-comment thresholds. To celebrate, we’ve put some exciting resources on sale for just a few more days!

Save on the following books and collections through September 2:

the-works-of-john-owen (1)The Works of John Owen

Regularly $399.95—only $269.95 with coupon code JOWEN2013 

This collection includes Owen’s massive work on Hebrews. This vast commentary—almost 4,000 pages, and over two million words—reflects Owen’s careful inquiry and mastery of the text, and vindicates Owen’s claim that “this epistle is as useful to the church as the sun is to the world.”

The United Bible Societies’ New Testament Handbook Series

Regularly $399.95—only $249.95 with coupon code UNITEDNT2013 

This 20-volume set of detailed commentaries provides exegetical, historical, cultural, and linguistic information on the original text. The series has been instrumental in helping translators all over the world spread God’s Word. [Read more...]

Get the ESV Audio Bible Free on Pre-Pub!

esv-hear-the-word-audio-bibleThe ESV Hear the Word Audio Bible allows you to simultaneously read and listen to the entire ESV using the audio read-along feature for PC, Mac, iOS, and Android devices. And right now, you can pre-order it free—you just have to own the ESV translation.

This audio Bible provides more than 75 hours of Bible reading, conveniently recorded for listening at home, in your car, on your mobile device—anywhere you have an internet connection. You’ll appreciate the ESV’s word-for-word precision, literary excellence, and beauty.

About the ESV

The English Standard Version, first published in 2001, is considered “essentially literal.” One of today’s most widely used translations, it seeks to capture the precise word-for-word meaning of the original Greek, Hebrew, and Aramaic. Millions prefer this translation for personal reading, public worship, in-depth study, and Scripture memorization.

In Logos, the audio syncs perfectly with the ESV Bible text. Logos saves your spot, so when you shut down your computer and open the app on your smartphone or tablet, you’ll pick up right where you left off. [Read more...]