Accordance Blog

June 2018

Live Click (Lighting the Lamp Video Podcast #167)

June 29, 2018 - Timothy Jenney — Live Click uses a simple click to search for verse references in all texts and words in all texts, lexicons, and Bible dictionaries. We added the feature in Accordance 12.2.7 at the request of former BibleWorks users, who missed a similar function in their old software. Now, with the release of Accordance 12.2.8, Live Click offers more features and even quicker searches. Check out more episodes of the Lighting the Lamp podcast! See the latest improvements to the Live Click.

What’s New in Accordance Mobile 2.7 for iOS

June 25, 2018 - Richard Mansfield — Accordance Mobile 2.7 for iOS is a major update bringing a wealth of new features and improvements. Support for syncing and viewing Papers. Take your Papers documents from Accordance 12 with you for reading or presentation on your iPhone or iPad. Improved User Notes. Now you can tap a User Note icon next to the text to view or edit it. An improved User Note edit interface allows you to view the verse for which a note is being added. Improved audio features. The interface for playing Accordance audio-based titles has been improved. We have a ...

The Accordance Advantage (Lighting the Lamp Video Podcast #166)

June 18, 2018 - Timothy Jenney — Bible Software users have a long history of switching to Accordance. They have given us multiple reasons for it over the years: they’ve switched to a platform their old software doesn’t support, they want more resources, or additional software features, or better customer support, or a smartphone app that doesn’t require internet access to work. Some have gotten weary of repurchasing the same resources every time they upgrade; others are forced to switch because their old software has been discontinued. Happily, once people use Accordance, ...

New! Seventh-day Adventist Bundles

June 18, 2018 - Accordance Bible Software — We are pleased to announce the release of two major bundles of Seventh-day Adventist materials for the Accordance Bible Software Library. The Seventh-day Adventist Church traces its denominational roots to mid 18th century America but has become an international and ethnically diverse Christian presence in today's world. The Ellen G. White Estate Bundle allows the reader to go to the very roots of the movement, and the Andrews University Press Essentials Bundle provides an excellent survey of contemporary SDA thought. These works are perfect ...

Update! Accordance 12.2.7 Arrives with BibleWorks-Friendly Features

June 15, 2018 - Richard Mansfield — Accordance 12.2.7 (Windows/Mac) delivers all-new features with BibleWorks users in mind, but we believe all Accordance users will appreciate them, too! Accordance Bible Software will now import BibleWorks notes, and the new Live Click feature will completely change the way you study the Bible! Every feature shown in this fast-paced video is brand new to Accordance Bible Software. You may need to pause the video at times to take in the examples shown. In the coming weeks, we will go into much greater detail on each new feature in our Lighting ...

New! Perspectives Series from B&H (14 volumes)

June 11, 2018 - Richard Mansfield — New for the Accordance Library, the 14-volume Perspectives series from B&H Publishing brings together leading scholars to debate some of the most challenging issues in biblical studies, theology, and pastoral ministry. Click/tap on images below for a larger view of sample Perspectives content. If you’re familiar with similar series, such as Counterpoints from Zondervan or Spectrum from IVP, then you already know the format. A debatable subject—usually doctrinal—or a difficult question is addressed by panel of experts on the subject. None ...

BibleWorks Crossover Packages

June 04, 2018 - Accordance Bible Software — Accordance Bible Software runs natively on Windows, Macintosh, Android, and iOS. We were saddened to hear late last week that BibleWorks will cease commercial operations on June 15. BibleWorks and Accordance were both launched in the early 1990s, and our companies have worked together on a number of projects over the years. We highly respect the ethical standards of BibleWorks, and consider the staff of BibleWorks our friends. Although there are many differences between BibleWorks and Accordance, both platforms have maintained a ...

Webinar: Preparing a Lesson with Accordance

June 01, 2018 - David Lang — In this previously recorded webinar, David Lang demonstrates how to prepare a Bible lesson using Accordance Bible Software. Each week, we offer a number of free hour-long webinars on a variety of subject related to using Accordance Bible Software. Join in on a live demonstration regardless of whether you just want to check us out, or if you’re a new user wanting to get up to speed, or even if you’ve been using Accordance for a long time and want to take your Accordance skills to the next level. Be certain check out upcoming webinars regularly ...