Accordance Blog

May 2017

Digging Deep with Archaeology Tools

May 23, 2017 - Accordance Bible Software — An Accordance Exclusive: Biblical Archaeology Review 1975 - 2016 You don’t have to dig too deep to find special savings on these Accordance resources. Uncover biblical truths and new discoveries as you’re transported back in time with these archaeological and academic tools! Archaeology provides historical testimony to many of the truths we find in the Scriptures and helps us interpret the biblical text. And the greatest treasure to discover this week is the long-awaited update to The Biblical Archaeology Review. Access every i ...

Update! Biblical Archaeology Review 1975-2016

May 22, 2017 - Richard Mansfield — I first got my hands on Biblical Archaeology Review (BAR) in 1986. I was a senior in high school, and my English teacher had a year’s worth of issues in a desk drawer (yes, this was a public high school). She asked me if I wanted them, and I enthusiastically said I did, even though I wasn’t actually familiar with the magazine before that day. She described it to me as a kind of “National Geographic of Bible Times.” We could debate how accurate that description was, but all I know is that I devoured those issues. I read them cover to ...

Free Accordance Webinars for May 22 - 26, 2017

May 19, 2017 - Accordance Bible Software — Have you discovered our free interactive Accordance Webinars? Throughout the week you can participate in live Accordance training in hour-long sessions that cover just the content you need. Here are the free Accordance webinars for the week of May 22 - 26, 2017: Monday, May 22, 2:00 - 3:00 PM EDT Taught by Abram Kielsmeier-Jones Monday, May 22, 4:00 - 5:00 PM EDT Learn how to use the incredibly versatile Accordance 11 Info Pane to discover a wealth of information from your ...

Revisit the Reformation with New Resources

May 16, 2017 - Accordance Bible Software — Great Savings on Reformation Resources 25-73% Off This Week Only! October 31 of this year will mark the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther posting the 95 Theses on the door of the Wittenberg Church. Here at Accordance, we’re kicking off the celebration early with a bevy of new titles about Luther and the Reformation. And to go along with the Reformation theme of making the Bible accessible to everyone, we are discounting the very popular For Everyone Commentary by N.T. Wright & John Goldingay. Finally, if you haven’t taken ...

Celebrating 500 Years of Luther's Reformation

May 15, 2017 - Richard Mansfield — 2017 marks the 500-year anniversary of Martin Luther posting his “Disputation for Clarifying the Power of Indulgences"--or more commonly known as 95 Theses--to the Wittenberg Church door. Of course, as any student of history knows, this event marks the beginning of the Protestant Reformation. Although the actual date of the anniversary doesn’t come until later this year, today we are releasing a number of resources designed to further study and discussion of Luther and the movement that resulted from his dispute with the church. ...

7 Benefits to Accordance Graphics Collections

May 08, 2017 - Richard Mansfield — If you haven't added a Graphics Collection to your personal Accordance Library or taken advantage of our Custom Upgrades to a larger Graphics Collection, here are 7 reasons to reconsider. Custom Upgrades. Accordance comes with four levels of Graphics Collections: Learner, Discoverer, Pro, and Master. Once you have any level in your personal Accordance Library, you never have to pay full price to go to a higher level. Custom Upgrades take into account titles you already have, so you never pay for the same title twice! ...

SALE! Word Biblical Commentary (61 volumes)--$399.99

May 08, 2017 - Richard Mansfield — It’s been nearly a year and a half. Not since September 2015, has the 61-volume Word Biblical Commentary for Accordance Bible Software been on sale at such deep discounts! Now thanks to a promotion from the publisher, beginning today and running for two weeks through May 22, you can add the entire 61-volume Word Biblical Commentary to your personal Accordance Library for only $399.99. If you do the math, that comes out to $6.54 a volume! This is an unprecedented discount, even greater than the generous publisher discount a year a ...

NEW! Carta Jerusalem Atlas (3rd Updated & Expanded Edition)

May 01, 2017 - Richard Mansfield — Today we’re releasing The Carta Jerusalem Atlas (3rd Updated and Expanded Edition) by Dan Bahat, which was formerly known as Carta’s Illustrated Atlas of Jerusalem. The updated and revised third edition of The Illustrated Atlas of Jerusalem takes this standard reference to a new level with an expanded size. Through the lavish use of maps, diagrams, reconstructions and color photographs, the historical and architectural development of the Holy City unfolds before the reader. Each major period in Jerusalem's 4,000-year history is dealt ...