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Hint: You can search this page quickly by using the following shortcut. First hold down the Control (Ctrl) key at bottom left of keyboard. At the same time press the "F" key. Up pops the "Find" box. Type in the word or phrase you are looking for and click "Find Next", which instantly searches the page for your term. If you are looking for a specific word or phrase in a long document (e.g., a sermon by Spurgeon, etc), this shortcut will save time.

Resources Updated March 21, 2015

 

LOOK UP A BIBLE VERSE
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Hint: Enter John 1:1 and click "Search." Below is a portion of the page that will open. Click "Study Tools" which will open a box that contains multiple commentaries as well as other resources (dictionaries) that relate to the verse you are studying.

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John 1:1

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See "How to Perform A Word Study" utilizing reference resources

 

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Simultaneous Search of Bible, 125 Dictionaries, 10 Concordances, 61 Encyclopedias (even the 1911 Britannica), 13 Lexicons, 93 Commentaries. For the commentaries go to the verses that are retrieved (bottom of page) and as above select "Study Tools" for commentaries available on the specific verse.

 

GREEK/HEBREW
RESOURCES

GREEK
WORD STUDIES
In Depth Definitions
New definitions added frequently

CLICK HERE FOR
LIST OF GREEK WORDS

STRONG'S CONCORDANCE
FOR GREEK WORDS
Thayer's Unabridged Definitions (Scroll Down)
"HELPS" Word Studies-Brief but often insightful definitions

0001 - 0999
1000 - 1999
2000 - 2999
3000 - 3999

4000 - 4999
5000 - 5624

STRONG'S
GREEK LEXICON

ENTER Strong's Number

To find the Strong's #  for a word use main Verse lookup at the top of this page. When it opens select "Strong's interlinear Bible" and click the word of interest - it will open a lexicon with Strong's number in the top left. E.g., enter Jn 1:1. Click Strong's Interlinear. Click the word "beginning" and note Strong's #746. If you would like Thayer's full definition of the Greek Word, click the appropriate Strong's # range in STRONG'S CONCORDANCE FOR GREEK WORDS (box directly above this box). So in the case of "beginning," Strong's # 746, you would select 0001-0999, scroll down to 746, click it and retrieve Thayer's full definition (and other lexicon information).

   

STRONG'S
HEBREW LEXICON
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VINE'S
NT GREEK LEXICON
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Here is another source of
Vine's Expository Dictionary

A. T. ROBERTSON'S
WORD PICTURES
Greek Word Studies

Matthew Mark Luke John
Acts Romans 1 Corinthians 2 Corinthians
Galatians Ephesians Philippians Colossians
1 Thessalonians 2 Thessalonians 1 Timothy 2 Timothy
Titus Philemon Hebrews James
1 Peter 2 Peter 1 John 2 John
3 John Jude Revelation

VINCENT'S
GREEK WORD STUDIES

Rich Insights into the original Greek Words

Matthew Mark Luke John
Acts Romans 1 Corinthians 2 Corinthians
Galatians Ephesians Philippians Colossians
1 Thessalonians 2 Thessalonians 1 Timothy 2 Timothy
Titus Philemon Hebrews James
1 Peter 2 Peter 1 John 2 John
3 John Jude Revelation

TORREY'S
TOPICAL TEXTBOOK
Excellent source of material for topical studies

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SERMONS, COMMENTARIES, etc

Note: For literally thousands of resources (sermons, commentaries, devotionals, etc) indexed by Bible book click drop down list in "Collections" at top of this page.

BIBLE.ORG
Sermons, Articles, Papers, Illustrations
Conservative, Evangelical

Click Bible.org Then type the term (or terms) you wish to the search and click Enter. If you put a phrase in quotes, search retrieves that specific phrase. E.g., enter "History of redemption"  to retrieve 20 hits (March, 2015).
 

JOHN PIPER
Desiringgod.org
Sermons, Papers

Click Desringgod. Then type the term (or terms) you wish to the search and click Enter. If you put a phrase in quotes, search retrieves that specific phrase. E.g., enter "History of redemption"  to retrieve 77 hits (March, 2015).
 

BIBLE BULLETIN BOARD
J C Ryle; C H Spurgeon
See also: John MacArthur's Sermons by Scripture
See also:
J Vernon McGee Mp3's - Thru the Bible
Web www.biblebb.com

RAY PRITCHARD
Sermons, Articles
Excellent Exposition

Web www.keepbelieving.com

RAY STEDMAN
Sermons, Books
Excellent Exposition

  
        

C H SPURGEON
Sermons, etc

SPURGEON.ORG

Click Spurgeon. Then type the term (or terms) you wish to the search and click Enter. If you put a phrase in quotes, search retrieves that specific phrase. E.g., enter "great redemption  to retrieve 12 hits (March, 2015). Note this will also search his devotionals.

Spurgeon Sermons,
Complete Set of Sermons by C. H. Spurgeon

This is my go to site for Spurgeon sermons as all his sermons are available. Click Spurgeongems. Then type the term (or terms) you wish to the search and click Enter. If you put a phrase in quotes, search retrieves that specific phrase. E.g., enter "great redemption  to retrieve 38 hits (March, 2015).

 

To see if Spurgeon preached a sermon on a particular Bible Passage check the indices below...

 

Old Testament Scripture Index

New Testament Scripture Index

 

Note the Sermon Number and then return to the main page and find the Volume which includes that number. Scroll down to the number and click for Pdf message.
 

PENINSULA  BIBLE CHURCH
Expository Sermons Arranged by Book

Books of the Bible

MONERGISM
Sermons, Theological Writings
See also:
Grace Gems Puritan Writings

THEOLOGICAL JOURNAL
ARTICLES

Enter Query below to search articles in more than 30 conservative Theological Journals (See List of Journals) - An annual $50 fee (or less for monthly access) (click here) is required to view the entire article but will give you access to literally thousands of conservative articles.

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MISCELLANEOUS

BIBLE.ORG

Sermon Illustrations

THE VISUAL BIBLE
Search for Maps and Images
Enter name (eg, Abraham, Ephesus, Antioch, etc)

by: Topic, Bible Reference, Word or Phrase

The Visual Bible is an interesting site with images, pictures, maps on topics not always found on other Christian websites. You need to be aware of this site as a resource of materials one might use in teaching or preaching the Bible. E.g., there are over 2000 pictures indexed under "Bible archaeology" and similar prodigious collections under the other listings. There is no charge for using their materials

Bible topics index | Bible People | Inspirational Bible Places | Bible archaeology | Bible life and times | Bible maps | Bible stories | Bible events | PowerPoint backgrounds | Bible reconstructions | Bible plants | Bible foods | Bible animals | Bible people | Nature and creation | Seasons and holidays | Signs and symbols Bible Atlas (distinct from Bible Maps above)
 

Study Maps  From Bible.org

FOR MORE MAPS...

1) Bible Maps - list overlaps with #2 but has maps not found in the alphabetical listing 
2) Bible Maps - alphabetical listing of maps - by books of the Bible and subjects
3) Bible Maps - Bible maps posted on preceptaustin.org

 

TODAY IN THE WORD
Moody Bible Institute
Devotionals, Illustrations

Click Today in the Word. Then type the term (or terms) you wish to the search and click Enter. If you put a phrase in quotes, search retrieves that specific phrase. E.g., enter "Gospel of Jesus"  to retrieve 22 hits (March, 2015). You can also search by entering Bible book and verse in quotes (e.g., "John 1:1" retrieves 48 hits.

 

OUR DAILY BREAD
RADIO BIBLE CLASS

Devotionals, Illustrations

Hint: To search for a phrase type the phrase with quotes ("holy spirit"). Do the same for Bible references  ("John 3:16")

 

 

INTERNET ARCHIVE -
SEARCH FOR ONLINE BOOKS
AN INCREDIBLE RESOURCE FOR WORKS IN THE PUBLIC DOMAIN
Eg, enter Genesis Commentary and select "Texts"

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Matt   1-9
Matt  
10-20
Matt  
21-28
Mark
  1-10

Mark   11-16
Luke  
1-8
Luke  
9-19:27
Luke  
19:28-24
John   1-11
John  
12-21
Acts   1-7
Acts  
8-13:3
Acts  
13:4-15:39
Acts   15:40-18:23a
Acts   18:23b-21:15
Acts   21:16-28

Ro 1-8
Ro
9-16
1Cor
2Cor
Gal
Eph
Phil
Col

1Thes
2Thes
1Tim
2Tim
Titus
Phile

Hebrews
James
1 Peter
2 Peter
1 John
2 John
3 John
Jude

Rev 1-11
Rev
12-22
 

 

RESOURCES TO ASSIST
STUDY OF THE WORD OF GOD

HOW TO PERFORM A QUICK GREEK WORD STUDY  - using tools on Web
GREEK QUICK REFERENCE GUIDE  - chart of Greek verb tense, voice and mood
INTRODUCTION TO INDUCTIVE BIBLE STUDY

OBSERVATION: What does it say?

INTERPRETATION: What does it mean?

APPLICATION: How do I respond?

APPROACH TO INTERPRETATION - supernaturalistic, naturalistic, existential, dogmatic
BIBLE VERSIONS How Literal is your translation?
BIBLE COMMENTARIES Some recommendations and caveats
BIBLIOGRAPHY of resources quoted on preceptaustin.org
MEMORIZING GOD'S WORD - tips on this neglected discipline
PRIMER ON MEDITATION - guidelines on this vital spiritual discipline
SEVEN MINUTES WITH GOD -  "Jumpstart" your quiet time if its too "quiet"
DAILY LIGHT ON THE DAILY PATH - Sola Scriptura on given topic, updated from KJV to NAS
A FEW GOOD CHRISTIAN BOOKS ONLINE - alphabetically by title, be discerning
BASICS OF BIBLE INTERPRETATION - Greek Word Study Hebrew Language, Figures of speech
RBC DISCOVERY HOUSE BOOKLETS: booklets on many Biblical topics

DOWNLOAD InstaVerse for free. It is a nifty, easy to download and install (no restart), simple to use Bible Verse pop up tool that will allow you to read every cross reference in this study quickly, in context and in the Version you prefer. When you hold the mouse pointer over the Scripture reference, the passage pops up immediately and can even be highlighted. InstaVerse works anywhere on the Web as well as offline in Word documents, emails, etc.

 


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Last Updated February 21, 2015

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