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by James Spinti
December 23rd, 2011, 12:38 pm
Forum: Syntax and Grammar
Topic: The perfect and aorist tenses
Replies: 0
Views: 1641

The perfect and aorist tenses

Mike Aubrey has a good post on the aorist and perfect tenses today:
http://evepheso.wordpress.com/2011/12/2 ... mann-1833/

Enjoy!--and have a merry Christmas as well,
James
by James Spinti
December 20th, 2011, 3:24 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Print Versions of the Greek NT / OT-LXX
Replies: 21
Views: 14791

Re: Print Versions of the Greek NT / OT-LXX

Yes. The small BHS is the same size as the Biblia Sacra version.
by James Spinti
December 19th, 2011, 1:53 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Print Versions of the Greek NT / OT-LXX
Replies: 21
Views: 14791

Re: Print Versions of the Greek NT / OT-LXX

Personally, I like the large print NA 27. It's easy on the eyes and the paper is thick enough that it doesn't bleed. I also own the Biblia Sacra, but rarely use it because of the print size. I also own a small and large BHS. I use the large one, again because of the print size. Someone asked about t...
by James Spinti
December 16th, 2011, 2:05 pm
Forum: Resources
Topic: New Hebrew textbook a good example for future Greek works
Replies: 1
Views: 1196

Re: New Hebrew textbook a good example for future Greek work

The books were written by John Cook and Robert Holmstedt. If you wish to visit the original page, it is here: http://ancienthebrewgrammar.wordpress.com/bh-textbook/ They are pursuing the possibility of publishing the newer one, but I am not sure what the current status of that might be. They post pe...
by James Spinti
November 18th, 2011, 10:03 am
Forum: Other
Topic: SBL - who will be there? Who is doing what?
Replies: 5
Views: 1592

Re: SBL - who will be there? Who is doing what?

I'll be there--selling books. I feel like a pusher selling candy to little kids : )
by James Spinti
November 1st, 2011, 9:16 am
Forum: New Testament
Topic: Matthew 21:30 εἶπεν· ἐγώ, κύριε· καὶ οὐκ ἀπῆλθεν
Replies: 18
Views: 2085

Re: Matthew 21:30 εἶπεν· ἐγώ, κύριε· καὶ οὐκ ἀπῆλθεν

Personally, I like a phrase that a fellow graduate student used to use (way back in the day): "Check it out!"
by James Spinti
October 20th, 2011, 2:28 pm
Forum: Reading Guides
Topic: MP3 version of the GNT
Replies: 1
Views: 2140

MP3 version of the GNT

Long promised, finally here: John Schwandt narrates the UBS 4 text in MP3 format:
http://www.hendrickson.com/html/product ... tegory=all

Warning: The pronunciation is Erasmian.

Available at Eisenbrauns and other online retailers.

James
by James Spinti
October 18th, 2011, 9:28 am
Forum: Seen on the Web
Topic: James Barr's Semantics of Biblical Language
Replies: 0
Views: 550

James Barr's Semantics of Biblical Language

Larry Hurtado has a nice little post commemorating the 50th anniversary of the publication of Barr's Semantics of Biblical Language:
http://larryhurtado.wordpress.com/2011/ ... -language/
by James Spinti
July 29th, 2011, 10:55 am
Forum: Lexicons
Topic: Classical Dictionaries: Past, Present and Future
Replies: 4
Views: 1660

Re: Classical Dictionaries: Past, Present and Future

Carl, I can't speak to the software side of things, but I can address it from the side of a publisher. Eisenbrauns has always prided themselves as being "academics for academics" and we have tried to price our books accordingly. But, we also have to stay in business...consequently, there are project...
by James Spinti
June 23rd, 2011, 11:45 am
Forum: Lexicons
Topic: BDAG 2nd Edition v. 3rd Edition
Replies: 11
Views: 4727

Re: BDAG 2nd Edition v. 3rd Edition

Personally, I prefer Cunliffe:
http://www.abebooks.com/servlet/SearchR ... =t&x=0&y=0

I know Carl has a different preference : )

James

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