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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 Translation

Official website of the American Bible Society posts a searchable annotated cyber-edition of the Good News Translation.

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.

LSJ: The Liddell-Scott-Jones Greek-English Lexicon

Searchable digital version of the standard lexical tool for study of the Greek language from classical through medieval literature (project of the Thesaurus Linguae Graecae).

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 US Conference of Catholic Bishops).

Resource Pages for Biblical Studies

Torrey Seland of Volda College (Norway) provides annotated links to scholarly resources for biblical studies on the internet. Extensive lists on biblical texts & translations, the Mediterranean social world & Philo of Alexandria.


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).

The Septuagint

Bilingual edition of the Greek Old Testament with introduction & English in parallel column (The Greek Word).

Tyndale Archive of Biblical Studies

Digital library of classic lexica of languages used in ancient versions of biblical texts: Hebrew, Aramaic, Syriac, Coptic, & Arabic (Tyndale Archive).

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).



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This page was revised 29 January 2023 


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