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…]

Free Book from the Award-Winning Author of The Care of Souls

Where do we turn in times of trouble?

Harold L. Senkbeil, longtime Lutheran pastor and award-winning author of The Care of Souls, wants us to remember the God who understands our emotional, physical, and spiritual suffering. [Read more…]

3 Intriguing Topics in the Huge Crossway Sale (Happening Now)

Check out the Crossway individual volumes sale, and you’ll see works from J. I. Packer, R. C. Sproul, R. Kent Hughes, and other well-loved theologians. They take readers deeper into the Bible, answer urgent questions, show how to preach effectively through the Bible, and more. And for a limited time, they’re on sale for as little as $0.99.

They also dig into some intriguing theological topics, like these. . .  [Read more…]

June’s Top Picks: Christianity in the Making, Divorce and Remarriage, More

This June, Logos has knocked 40% off top picks from Eerdmans. Even the behemoth Eerdmans Ultimate Collection—1,058 volumes—is 40% off, chopping $10,720 from the regular price. 

One thing that hasn’t gone anywhere, though, is variety. Liturgical studies, Church history, New Testament studies, and more are all included. [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…]

This Free Commentary Will Have You Reading Ancient Insights in Seconds

June’s free book of the month is here! It’s a free commentary on Mark, offering insights into this synoptic Gospel. [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…]

Guide for Pastoring during Coronavirus: Outreach, Sermon Ideas, More

People talk about adjusting to the “new normal” caused by coronavirus like it’s all bad—and maybe it is. It’s hard to tell at this point. But there’s also good. Bibles are flying off shelves and trending in Google searches. People are aware of their needs now, more than ever, and they’re longing for hope. [Read more…]

Israel’s First Capital Is Not Where You Might Think

Shiloh, an ancient city in Samaria, was the major Israelite place of worship
before the First Temple was built in Jerusalem.

 

By Scott Stripling

The ruins of ancient Shiloh, first identified by the American explorer Edward Robinson in 1838, lie 18 miles north of Jerusalem at Khirbet Seilun, just west of the modern town of Shiloh and south of ancient Lebonah. [Read more…]