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News for 10.12.10
 

Göttingen Pentateuch

Göttingen Septuagint with apparatus: The complete single volume LXXG-PENT is now available for Easy Install in OSX and version 9, and with installers for other systems. Please delete the five original volumes and enjoy the unified module.


Ruth and the individual Pentateuch volumes of the Göttingen Septuagint are also available for immediate download.
These volumes generated great interest at the recent Helsinki 14th Congress of the
International Organization for Septuagint and Cognate Studies.
Dr. Rex Koivisto's paper with a comprehensive survey of the latest developments in this field is available for download.

More on the Göttingen Septuagint
The Göttingen ...
 
News for 10.07.10
 

Reviews of version 9

TUAW: "Accordance 9 is another big step forward in Bible study software" is TJ Luoma's conclusion on The Unofficial Apple Weblog.

Sean Reed invested many hours in one of the most thorough reviews of Accordance that we have ever seen. It is available for download here, and makes an excellent introduction to Accordance especially for the seminary student. He hopes to add reviews of other Bible Software on his BibSoft ...
 
News for 10.06.10
 

Video Contest Winners

The winning entries in our Seminary Survival Video contest are posted for your enjoyment on YouTube. Congratulations to Greg and Kris for their creative, informative, and entertaining entries! Your prizes have been credited to your accounts.
Winner: Greg Reed
Surviving the Sinister Snares of Seminary
Drama: How Accordance saves a procrastinated paper, a seminary career, and a marriage

Runner-up: Kris Litman-Koon
The Accordance Music Video
The Accor-Dance: A lively spoof of The Safety Dance, by Men Without ...
 
News for 09.20.10
 

Accordance 9 Now Available

We're very excited to announce the release of Accordance 9, a major new upgrade that offers more speed, power, convenience, and aesthetic appeal than ever before. Here are a few of the new improvements in Accordance 9:
Workspace zones make it easy to keep your Bibles, commentaries, lexicons, and other study aids neatly arranged yet easily accessible. The revamped Search All feature lets you search thousands of resources in seconds and quickly browse the results to find what you're looking for. Easy Install lets you install new resources over the web as soon as you purchase them, with no physical media to ship or unlocking codes to enter. Support for new s ...
 
News for 08.01.10
 

Free Resources

Several free resources have been posted in the last few days for your enjoyment:
Search Details Podcast introducing the graph, analysis, and other features. Users' contributions to the Accordance Exchange: an entire set of custom folder icons, poems of Gerald Manley Hopkins, a paper on very early hymns, and a history of the early church in Britain. Thorough review of NIVAC-NT, to convince the still undecided. A paper surveying the latest Electronic Septuagint Resources, presented at the IOSCS. Stop press: just added a saved window with the MERGE searches between the MT-LXX Parallel and the BHS-W4 and ...
 
News for 07.21.10
 

8.4.7 free upgrade

Version 8.4.7 updates the files that allow bibliographic citations from tools, and corrects some minor bugs.
See the details of the latest features in this free update for users of Accordance 8.
Download the upgrade or use Check for Updates in the Accordance menu.
 
News for 07.14.10
 

Hermeneia Price Drop

Hermeneia Price Drop
Now only $699! The Hermeneia Commentary set has been very well received but remained beyond the reach of many users who really wanted it. Now, with agreement from Fortress Press, we are able to drop the price to an affordable $699.
Unique, authoritative, indispensable, the Hermeneia series from Augsburg Fortress has in a generation produced many of the most influential and informative commentaries on the Bible in the English language. This edition includes 43 published volumes, with a print value of over $2,650. For convenience of use the volumes are divided into 8 modules, which are all included in the price of the CD-ROM.
See Article for fuller description of the ...
 
News for 05.20.10
 

Zondervan Press Release

We are delighted to post this new press release:
Zondervan Extends Publishing Partnership with Accordance Bible Software
Contact: Brian Burch, 616-233-0500
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., May 20 /Christian Newswire/ -- Zondervan announced today that it is extending its electronic publishing partnership with Accordance Bible Software, the leading Bible study program for Macintosh computers. Forty-eight volumes, ranging from commentaries, reference works and more, are slated to release beginning late June 2010.

These new products include 28 volumes in the NIV Application Commentary series; The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible (2009); the Zondervan ...
 
News for 05.20.10
 

NLT Study Bible

NLT Study Bible
The product of over forty Bible scholars and seven years' work, the NLT Study Bible is the most comprehensive study Bible ever created. The notes focus on bringing out the full meaning of the text, allowing the reader to understand the Bible more deeply than ever. Features include 25,900 study notes (over 820,000 words), maps, charts, illustrations, a word-study system, and much more.
Feature details: Ten section introductions provide an overview of the literature and history of each section of the Bible, showing how the books are related to each other and to the rest of Scripture. Theme articles and person profiles (406 total) highlight recurring i ...
 
News for 05.10.10
 

Tenth Key Numbers Bible

Tenth Key Numbers Bible
The JPS Tanakh with Strong's numbers is the tenth Key number Bible available with Accordance.
Accordance now offers the most Bibles with Strong's or Key numbers. The numbers are not visible in the text, but they are easily displayed, or used to search or get details on the word in the original text. To get the most out of these texts, watch the podcast on Key Number Texts.

The Jewish Publication Society Tanakh with Key numbers is unique to Accordance. The initial release of the JPSS has complete Strong's numbers in the Torah, and partial numbers throughout the rest of the text. Completion of the Key numbers is planned later this year.
The increasingly popular Holman Christian ...
 
News for 03.27.10
 

Strong's Numbers -- New Text

Strong's Numbers -- New Text
The increasingly popular Holman Christian Standard Bible is now available with Strong's numbers. The upgrade is only $20 for those who own the HCSB or the Library 8 Premier level which includes it. Like our other Strong's number groups, the new purchase is $49.
We have also completed the tagging of the NKJV Old Testament with Strong's numbers, and corrected the ESVS and NRSVS. These upgrades are free through the Check for Updates menu item, or new installers can be downloaded ...
 
News for 02.20.10
 

Macs in the Ministry

Macs in the Ministry
Just released: How to make the most of your Mac in all aspects of your ministry -- written by our own David Lang and published by Thomas Nelson in their Tech Guide series.
Macs in the Ministry is a comprehensive guide to the use of the computer in six ministry areas: preparation, presentation, publication, promotion, participation, and practical needs. It is full of practical examples and tutorials in the use of a wide variety of software, as well as sound advice on how to harness technology, and what mistakes to avoid.
The paperback book comes with a CD-ROM which includes templates and examples used throughout the book. It's incredible value at just $25 and would make a wonderful g ...
 
News for 12.10.09
 

Biblioteca Hispana

 
News for 11.21.09
 

New for Dead Sea, LXX, Rabbinic Studies, now at SBL

New for Dead Sea, LXX, Rabbinic Studies, now at SBL
Significant Advances in Biblical Studies
Can't wait any longer to post our new releases at the busy ETS and SBL meetings. Although we have a huge team at the meetings, the staff at the office will be ready to take your order on Monday.
Apparatus of the Septuagint
Göttingen Septuagint: The major critical edition of the LXX published by Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, available soon for preorder, ready early 2010:
Genesis…$100, Leviticus…$80, Ruth…$50,
Pentateuch…$480 sale…$400 Swete Septuagint: Swete’s edition of the LXX tagged text and textual apparatus now includes vols I and II through Tobit…$110 Cambridge LXX Apparatus: Includes the full Cambridge LXX t ...
 
News for 10.14.09
 

Catholic and Jewish Collections

We have re-released these CD-ROMs with version 8, new installers, and updated modules.
BDB Complete has been added to the Jewish Collection, and VULG-T has been added to the Catholic Collection. These new contents are available for unlock and included in the Unlock All options.
All the updated modules are available for download via Check for Updates (Accordance menu), and the major updates can be made available for download by PC users upon request. In particular, missing sections were restored to Vatican II in ...
 
News for 09.23.09
 

Sifre BeMidbar

The third text of our new Rabbinic series is SIFRE-NUM, joining TOSEFTA and MEKH-RI which we announced on the occasion of the 15th World Congress of Jewish Studies.
These texts are not morphologically tagged, but they do appear in parallel with the tagged texts to which they form commentaries.
The Sifre BeMidBar (Numbers) is a halakhic commentary on parts of Numbers attributed to Rabbi Shimeon. This module is the electronic text of the MS Oxford Bodleian 151.
The Mekhilta de Rabbi Ishmael is a halakhic midrash (commentary) on Exodus 12-23, 31 and 35. This module is the electronic text of the Munich Codex of Mekhilta de Rabbi Yishmael. Version 2.0 of the Mekhilta offers ...

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