Learning Logos: How to Copy (Some) Highlighting Styles

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Here’s a question often presented to me:

I highlight text in my Bibles and books. I then copy/paste the text into a Word doc, but the highlights don’t come over. How can I maintain the highlights in the Word doc?

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Logos Tech Tip: This Is a Time for Lament

This is a time for lament. A time to stop and mourn with those who mourn, to stop and weep with those who weep.

Lamentation is a well-attested biblical genre, an expression of anguish at the individual or communal level. From the prophets of Israel to Jesus of Nazareth, we find examples of lamentation across the pages of Scripture. We see in these deep, heartfelt cries an instinctive plea to the God who hears, the God who sees, the God who has experienced our anguish in his own body. Tragedy, destruction, grief, and pain are all around us. [Read more…]

2 Surefire Ways to Level Up Your Logos—Now Up to 50% Off

Your Logos packs a lot of power, even if you only have Logos Basic. You can obliterate obstacles like not being able to carry your theological library everywhere (and a whole lot more). [Read more…]

Learning Logos: How to Quickly Find Verses in which Paul Discusses a Topic

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A Logos user sent this question to me:

I’m studying spiritual warfare in Ephesians 6. What’s the best way to find other places where Paul writes about this subject? [Read more…]

Logos Tech Tip: What Is Pentecost?

With the Topic Guide, you can quickly gather a wealth of information on any biblical topic that interests you. Since today is the feast day of Pentecost, you can learn more about what Pentecost is all about with just a few clicks. [Read more…]

Learning Logos: Quickly Display Lemmas Sharing a Common Root

A Logos user contacted me with this Bible study scenario:

I’m studying the word “equip” in Ephesians 4:12. A commentary I’m using says this Greek word is related to the word “mending” in Matthew 4:21 and “restore” in Galatians 6:1. Is there a way to see all related words at once?

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Logos Tech Tip: Find Everywhere Jesus Is Referred to as ‘the Word’

In the first chapter of the Gospel of John, the author refers to Jesus as “the Word” (ho logos). This formulation has resonances in the Hebrew Bible, Greek philosophy, and Hellenistic Jewish thought.  But does this formulation appear anywhere else in the New Testament? [Read more…]

Massive Memorial Day Sale: 25% off Story of God Commentary & More

The Logos Memorial Day Sale only lasts a few days—May 21 through May 26 at 10:00 a.m. (PST), giving you 25% savings on thousands of resources. No matter your budget or your interests, you can find excellent additions to your Logos library.  [Read more…]

Learning Logos: Add the Factbook to the Dashboard

A subscriber to mpseminars.com submitted the following scenario to me:

I enjoy launching my Bible study from the Dashboard on the Home Page. Also, I work with the Factbook a great deal. I don’t, however, see a way to add the Factbook to the Dashboard. Is there a way and if so, would you show me how?

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Logos Tech Tip | What Does It Mean to ‘Walk’?

Walking is a biblical metaphor for the way Christians are to live. However, walking was also the most common mode of travel in biblical times. That means if you search for “walk,” you will find all of these instances. [Read more…]