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A Reader's Hebrew and Greek Bible

4.65  ·  Rating Details  ·  60 Ratings  ·  6 Reviews
This combined A Reader's Greek New Testament and A Reader’s Hebrew Bible offers the following features:
• Complete text of the Hebrew and Aramaic Bible, using the Westminister Leningrad Codex
• Greek text underlying Today’s New International Version—with footnotes comparing wherever this text is different from the UBS4 text
• Footnoted definitions of all Hebrew words occurrin
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Leather Bound, 2256 pages
Published April 11th 2010 by Zondervan (first published April 1st 2010)
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Michael Philliber
May 06, 2015 Michael Philliber rated it it was amazing
"A Reader's Hebrew and Greek Bible" is a user-friendly, reader-friendly volume. It has compiled the older "A Reader's Hebrew Bible" and "A Reader's Greek New Testament" into a single, leather-bound collection. The format is the same, which means that there are almost no textual-critical notes, but instead at the bottom of each page there are lexical entries. For the Hebrew Scriptures the words used less than 100 times are defined, and in the Greek New Testament words used less than 30 times are ...more
Abram K-J
Oct 09, 2012 Abram K-J rated it really liked it
I met N.T. Wright briefly in January at a worship symposium and asked him how to improve my Greek. He said, "Read the text, read the text, read the text."

He told me to really get the feel of the language. Don't think of Greek just as a code for English; get into the Greek itself. I asked him about reading with a diglot, but he encouraged me to check the English translation only after reading an entire Greek paragraph, and then, only as necessary.

The same holds true with Hebrew. Read the text, re
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Dan
Dec 17, 2012 Dan rated it liked it
The text of the Hebrew Tanakh ("Old Testament") is based on the Leningrad Codex (L). Regrettably, it contains no text-critical notes. The Greek New Testament utilizes the Greek text "underlying" the TNIV. This text, highlighted in the book's introduction, has developed via two phases. Phase I: In the mid-1980's, Edward Goodrick and John Kohlenberger III compiled the Greek text underlying the New International Version (NIV). That text deviates from the UBS 3rd Edition (UBS3) wherever the NIV tran ...more
David Smiley
Mar 17, 2015 David Smiley rated it it was amazing
Every pastor, seminarian, or student of the Bible should own a copy.
Cameron
Jan 21, 2011 Cameron rated it really liked it
Great tool for rapid reading of the text in the original languages.
George Marshall
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I love using this bible to help build skills.
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