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[ Apocalypse (Revelation) ] [ Gnostic & Esoteric Sources ]

Texts & Tools

Bible Gateway

On-line searches of the Bible in many languages & versions, including the Latin Vulgate, Westminster Leningrad codex of the Hebrew Bible & the Hort-Westcott critical edition of the Greek NT). For interactive use or hyperlinks from other sites.

Bible Research: Reference Materials for Students of Scripture

Michael Marlowe's lucid guide to details of the Greek text, English editions & ancient versions of the biblical canon provides a wealth of historical & exegetical information for students of the biblical text, including extensive annotated bibliographies of history of textual criticism & English versions of the Bible

Bible: Revised Standard Version

U of Michigan's Humanities Text Initiative's e-edition of the standard American translation of the Bible for most of the second half of the 20th c.  permits a variety of types of searches, including precise citations by verses.

Biblical Studies on the Web

Systematic topical Index of e-texts & tools for biblical study (maintained by Theomedia, Rome).

The Comprehensive Aramaic Lexicon

Cyber-site of international project to produce a definitive critical lexicon covering all ancient works in Aramaic dialects posts a newsletter & an extensive bibliography (based at Hebrew Union College).

The Coptic Language

Hany N. Takla's hypertext introduction to the dialects of early Egyptian Christians covers their history, 32 character alphabet, & 12 lessons in basic grammar posted by St. Shenouda Society).

Good News for Everyone

Official website of the American Bible Society posts basic introductions to the books of the Bible, New Testament, Gospels & Acts, study guides to individual books & a A Concise History of the English Bible.

Greek New Testament Editions

Vincent Broman provides scholars an annotated index of major editions of the Greek NT from the textus receptus of R. Étienne (1550) to the recent 27th edition of Nestle-Aland. Texts are in transliterated code rather than Greek script.

The Hypertext Bible

Internet Sacred Text Archive index provides access to classic western biblical texts (Vulgate, King James Version, Hebrew Tanakh, Septuagint, Greek New Testament, & Jewish Publication Society). Unicode fonts required to display non-Latinate scripts.

Methods

Christopher Heard's extensive list of on-line & print works on biblical criticism with pages devoted to Biblical Theology, Deconstruction, Exegesis, Hermeneutics, Intertexuality, Philology, Semiotics, Translation as well as Feminist, Form, Historical, Narrative, & Textual criticisms (iTanakh).

The N.E.T. Bible

Biblical Studies Foundation's on-line annotated new English translation of the Old & New Testaments requires a browser that supports frames. Includes relief maps of biblical world & a translation history of the English Bible.

New American Bible

Complete annotated e-text of modern American Catholic English translation of both testaments, including deutero-canonical books (posted by National Conference of Catholic Bishops).

Olive Tree Bible Software

Electronic publishers' multilingual search engine locates passages in several Greek, Hebrew and English versions. Fonts (free) need to be installed on browser to view text in original script rather than transliteration.

Postmodern Bible - Dictionary

Tim Bulkeley's companion to the study of Amos provides a user-friendly hypertext glossary of historical & critical terms punctuated by occasional extended essays (Carey Bible College, NZ).

Resource Pages for Biblical Studies

Torrey Seland of Volda College (Norway) provides monthly updates of scholarly resources for biblical studies on the internet. Extensive annotated lists on biblical languages & texts, the Mediterranean social world & Philo of Alexandria. Especially good for locating electronic journals & articles published at scattered sites.

Scriptorium

Jack Kilmon surveys the history of writing (with free scribal & epigraphic fonts in Hebrew, Aramaic, Greek & Latin) & presents background  on key Jewish & Christian texts (with replicas) as well as an archaeological tour & historical research on Jesus.

Scripture Index

Jenee Woodard's comprehensive catalog of on-line resources for research on all canonical & deutero-canonical biblical books. Organized by books & passages used in the Revised Common Lectionary (The Text This Week).

Vulgate (Latin Bible)

Complete text of Jerome's classic translation of Hebrew & Greek scriptures into Latin. Each plain vanilla file contains a complete biblical book (Internet Sacred Text Archive).

World-Wide Study Bible

Gateway to traditional resources for biblical studies on the internet provides chapter-by chapter links to translations, commentaries, sermons & liturgical materials (hosted by Calvin College's Christian Classics Ethereal Library).

Wyclif's Bible

Electronic edition of first translation of the whole Bible into English, based on the ms. version of 1395, published a decade after the death of 14th c. reformer, John Wycliffe, who is credited with translating the NT (posted by Sergej A.Fedosov, Ukraine).

 

 


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