Accordance Blog

August 2020

Sign up now for the September 2020 Accordance eAcademy!

August 28, 2020 - Richard Mansfield — We're just a little over two weeks away from our next Accordance eAcademy! On September 15, we will offer three free web-based sessions focusing on the theme “The Hebrew Bible: An Old Testament Focus.” The following topics will be covered in our eAcademy sessions: Doing Hebrew Right (-to-Left): Don’t Get Turned Around in Your Study of Hebrew (David Lang) The Book of Joshua: How to Approach Book Studies in the Hebrew Bible (Dr. Roy Brown) The Old Testament Adventure! (Dr. Dave Langston) For more details, including bios and session d ...

Free Accordance Webinars for August 23-27, 2020

August 24, 2020 - Richard Mansfield — 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 August 23-27, 2020. Click on the Register Now button to sign up for any webinar!. This webinar covers basic searching topics, such as word searching, verse searching, and search ranges. Please join us as we use Accordance to help us dig into God's Word! Taught by Ryan Mudge Sunday, August 23, 9:00 PM, ...

Take Class Notes in Accordance (7 Strategies for Students #2)

August 17, 2020 - Richard Mansfield — Note: This blog post continues in the revision of the Seven Strategies for Students series, bringing helpful ideas and tips up to date with the latest features in Accordance. When I began my M.Div classes in the early '90s, laptops were a luxury most of us could not afford, and professional-grade Bible software like Accordance was non-existent (Accordance 1.0 was released in 1994). In class, I took my notes by hand with pencil and paper. Then, I went home and transcribed them onto my desktop computer in Microsoft Word. Although this r ...

Hebrew and Greek Study Spectacular

August 11, 2020 - Accordance Bible Software — Fall semester begins soon! Due to the current health crisis, many students will find themselves studying remotely—away from the classroom and campus library. A solid personal Accordance Library has always been essential, but now so more than ever! Over the next few weeks, you will have the opportunity to take advantage of deep discounts on indispensable texts and reference works for your studies. Whether you’re able to attend classes in person or have to study remotely, Accordance has the tools you need for success in your academic work! And ...

Save Specialized Workspaces (7 Strategies for Students #1)

August 07, 2020 - Richard Mansfield — Note: From 2016 - 2017, I wrote a series of blog posts titled “7 Strategies for Students Who Use Accordance.” This series was based upon an in-person seminar I had led a number of times, and now we also have a webinar by the same name. Although the vast majority of the content in these original posts is still relevant, it does not always incorporate some of the newer features in Accordance such as Papers, Stacks, and the internal web browser. And, of course, none of the screenshots reflect Accordance as it appears in v. 13. With that in mind, ...