Logos Bible Software Free Course – N. T. Wright, Psalms

Wright, PsalmsThe Logos Bible Software Free Book of the Month is a free Logos Mobile Education course, Selections from the Psalms: Part One by N. T. Wright. In this 6.5 hour course, Wright explores 18 selected psalms. From the blurb: “You will be encouraged and inspired by Israel’s worship and praise of God as Creator. You will also come to sense how these ancient songs and prayers shaped the lives of God’s people and sense the call of the Davidic kingdom that resounds throughout many of the psalms. This course will examine themes of celebration, including praise for God’s glory and his presence, as well as thanksgiving for his lovingkindness and faithfulness. It will also examine the lament of God’s people for challenges they faced, losses and injustices suffered, and the hope they found in the middle of distress or disaster.”

If you have never done a Mobile Education course from Logos, this is a great chance to try one out for free. this courses includes 6.5 hours of video (with transcripts), quizzes and learning activities and has a retail price of $179.95.

In addition to this excellent free book, Logos has deep discounts several other N. T. Wright Mobile Education courses:

  • The Book of Daniel (4 hour course), $9.99
  • The Book of Genesis: The Beginning of the Beginning (3.5 hour course), $19.99
  • The Servant King: Isaiah 40–55 (6 hour course), $19.99
  • Paul and His Letter to the Romans Part 1, $24.99
  • Paul and His Letter to the Romans Part 2, $34.99
  • Paul and His Letter to the Romans Part 3, $19.99

As they often so, you can also Pre-Order: Mobile Ed: CH361 Sean McGever, Evangelism in the Early Church (2 hour course) for $39.99.  Logos Bible Software also has other discounted N. T. Wright courses and books as well as some resources on the Gospel of John.

Logos Legacy Library

If you have been using Logos for a while, you might remember some of the older collections. Logos now calls these Legacy Libraries, and for the month of May Logos is offering 25% off various older packages. These are all dynamically priced, meaning if you already own resources in the packed, they do not charge you again. This is a great way to build up your library in a particular area on the cheap. When you follow the link, clock on the picture of the package to go to Logos and select “hide owned resources” to see what would be new to you.

You need to have Logos Bible Software to use the courses. An inexpensive way to get the software is the Logos Fundamental ($49.99) or Basic (free) packages and take advantage of the free Logos Book of the Month promotion (check out my review of Logos 9). All it takes is a Faithlife account, and you can read your books using the iOS or Android app, the Logos web app, or the (much more powerful) desktop version for both Windows or Mac.

All the deals go away on May 31, so be sure to check out all the Logos deals right away!

 

 

 

 

Logos Free Book of the Month for April 2022 – Pastoral Leadership: For the Care of Souls

Free Book of the Month

The Logos Free Book of the Month for April 2022 is by Harold L. Senkbeil; Lucas V. Woodford, Pastoral Leadership: For the Care of Souls (Lexham Press, 2021). This book is part of Lexham’s Ministry Guide series. Based on a sound theological framework, Senkbeil and Woodford present a set of practical tools for church leadership and strategy. Calling on their vast experience, they encourage pastors to protect, guide, and feed their flock as Jesus would, bridging the eternal wisdom of the word of God with the everyday practicality of hands-on leadership.

In addition to this excellent free book, Logos has deep discounts on other pastoral resources:

  • Craig Bartholomew, Excellent Preaching: Proclaiming the Gospel in Its Context and Ours, $1.99
  • Scott M. Gibson, Preaching Points: 55 Tips for Improving Your Pulpit Ministry, $2.99
  • Dayton Hartman, Lies Pastors Believe: Seven Ways to Elevate Yourself, Subvert the Gospel, and Undermine the Church, $3.99
  • Rick Reed, The Heart of the Preacher: Preparing Your Soul to Proclaim the Word, $4.99
  • Kevin Vanhoozer, Hearers and Doers: A Pastor’s Guide to Making Disciples Through Scripture and Doctrine, $5.99
  • Harold L. Senkbeil, The Care of Souls: Cultivating a Pastor’s Heart, $6.99
  • Jim Wilson, Pastoral Ministry in the Real World: Loving, Teaching, and Leading God’s People, $7.99
  • Nathan Meador and Heath R. Curtis, Stewardship: For the Care of Souls (Lexham Ministry Guides), $8.99
  • Tim Perry, Funerals: For the Care of Souls (Lexham Ministry Guides), $8.99
  • Jonathan T. Pennington, Small Preaching: 25 Little Things You Can Do Now to Make You a Better Preacher, $9.99
  • The Preacher’s Notebook: The Collected Quotes, Illustrations, and Prayers of John Stott, $19.99 (reviewed here)
  • Pre-Order Fount of Heaven: Prayers of the Early Church, $16.99

Head to the Free Book site and grab as many as you want.

During April, you can save 20% on Logos 9 Base Packages, from the Starter pack to the Platinum and beyond. There is a link at the bottom of the page for other special collections such as the Baptist flavor of Logos or the Messianic Jewish collection, Use the code PARTNEROFFER9 to get the best deal (and a few extra free books).  If you do not already have Logos Bible Software, you should get Logos Fundamental ($49.99) or Basic (free) packages and take advantage of the free Logos Book of the Month promotion (check out my review of Logos 9). All it takes is a Faithlife account, and you can read your books using the iOS or Android app, the Logos web app, or the (much more powerful) desktop version for both Windows or Mac.

J. I. Packer sale

There are two other sales you might be interested in. The Author Spotlight sale for April is  J.I. Packer and the Topic Spotlight sale is Systematic Theology. Poke around and see what you can find.

All the deals go away on April 30, so be sure to check out all the Logos deals right away!

 

 

 

 

Logos Free Book of the Month for February 2022- G. K. Beale, John’s Use of the Old Testament in Revelation

Logos Bible Software is offering an excellent monograph as their Free Book of the Month in February 2022. Gregory K. Beale, John’s Use of the Old Testament in Revelation (JSNTSupp 166; Sheffield Academic Press, 1998). This book is the foundation for his New International Greek Text Commentary on Revelation (Eerdmans, 1999), now also published as Revelation: A Shorter Commentary (Eerdmans, 2015).

Logos Free Book of the Month

In addition to this excellent free book, Logos has deep discounts on other resources on John’s Gospel, Epistles and Revelation

  • Gerhard Krodel, Revelation (Augsburg Commentary on the New Testament), $0.99
  • Craig Evans and Stanley Porter, eds. The Johannine Writings (Essays from Journal for the Study of the New Testament) $1.99
  • Ruth B. Edwards, The Johannine Epistles (Sheffield New Testament Guides), $2.99
  • Craig Koester, Symbolism in the Fourth Gospel: Meaning, Mystery, Community, $3.99
  • Bruce J. Malina and Richard L. Rohrbaugh, Social-Science Commentary on the Gospel of John, $4.99
  • Andrew Lincoln, The Gospel According to Saint John (BNTC), $5.99
  • Francis J. Moloney’s Studies in John (3 vols.), $6.99
  • Georg Strecker, A Commentary on 1, 2, and 3 John (Hermeneia, 1996), $7.99
  • C. H. Lenski, The Interpretation of St. John’s Gospel, $8.99
  • Alan England Brooke, A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Johannine Epistles (ICC, 1912), $9.99
  • Peter J. Leithart, Revelation, 2 vols. (International Theological Commentary, 2018), $19.99
  • Pre-order Westminster John Knox Bible & Theology Collection (6 vols.), $82.99

This is a nice selection of high quality academic resources on John, his letters and Revelation, and a few classics in the mix. Head to the Free Book site and grab as many as you want.

 

Logos Expansion Sale

Logos has 50% off sale February on expansion packs such as the Biblical Theology Feature Expansion Collection (191 Resources) or the Systematic Theology Feature Expansion Collection (236 Resources). There a many more to choose from including Ultimate Master Expansion Collection (3,391 Resources). There are a few Library expansions (just the books), such as the Ancient Texts and Translations, Apologetics, Greek or Hebrew Studies, etc. The nice thing is these are dynamically priced so you only pay for resources  you do not already own. Check it out, you ight be able to upgrade your library for less money that you expected. Or a heck of alot more money that you thought.

Eerdmans Sale

Eerdmans is the publisher’s spotlight in February. There are several big sets offered at 40% off, and a few smaller deals worth checking out.

If you do not already have Logos Bible Software, you should get Logos Fundamental ($49.99) or Basic (free) packages and take advantage of the free Logos Book of the Month promotion (check out my review of Logos 9). All it takes is a Faithlife account, and you can read your books using the iOS or Android app, the Logos web app, or the (much more powerful) desktop version for both Windows or Mac.

 

 

 

 

Logos Bible Software Cyber Monday Deals

Cyber Monday Logos Bible Software

Like every other online retailer these days, Logos Bible Software is having a major Cyber Monday Sale. Cyber Monday is one of those totally made-up marketing things that always succeeds in prying open my wallet. Most savvy Logos users have been waiting for this sale all year, now is the time. Starting at midnight on November 29 (12AM) through 11:59PM PST, you can run up your credit cards and get some great deals.

There are some big sets on sale:

  • Jesus Studies Collection (64 vols. Regularly $989.99, 80% off on 11/29, $197.99)
  • Welwyn Commentary Series | WCS (59 vols. Regularly $525.99, 62% off on 11/29, $199.99)
  • Preaching the Word Commentary Series (40 vols. Regularly $557.99, off on 11/29, 61% $219.99)
  • The Life, Thought, and Works of Dietrich Bonhoeffer (32 vols. Regularly $474.99, off on 11/29, 50%, $237.49)

There are also some great deals on individual volumes:

  • Life Application Bible Commentary ($8.99-10.99)
  • Bible Speaks Today ($4.99)
  • Ancient Christian Commentary on Scripture volumes ($7.99)
  • The Expositor’s Bible Commentary volumes ($15.99)

Logos is offering some great hourly deals. Check back each hour for a few more resources added to the list.  If you are into languages (and who isn’t, really), noon to 6PM is your time to dig deep into your kid’s college fund. Rarely does BDAG go on sale, so time to invest in this important lexicon.

  • Theological Dictionary of the Old Testament (TDOT; 17 vols., 75% off, $186.99)
  • Theological Lexicon of the Old Testament (TLOT, 3 Vols. 50% off, $39.99
  • Enhanced Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon 50%, $9.99
  • A Dictionary of Biblical Languages w/ Semantic Domains: Hebrew (OT) 50%, $11.99
  • Dictionary of Classical Hebrew (9 vols.) 50% off, $169.99
  • A Greek–English Lexicon of the New Testament and Other Early Christian Literature, 3rd ed. (BDAG) 50% off, $74.99
  • Greek-English Lexicon of the New Testament Based on Semantic Domains 50% off, $13.9
  • Exegetical Dictionary of the New Testament (EDNT; 3 vols.) 50% off, $69.99
  • Theological Lexicon of the New Testament (TLNT; 3 vols.) 50% off, $34.99
  • Liddell and Scott Greek–English Lexicon (LSJ) 50% off, $67.49

Cyber Monday Logos Bible Software

Here is a list of the theme for each hour. There are several books/collections offered in each six-hour slot. All times are Pacific Standard Time.

  • 3AM-9AM, Biblical Studies (Highlight: Exegetical Fallacies, 2nd ed. $8.99)
  • 4AM-10AM, Theology (highlight: Evangelical Dictionary of Theology (EDT), 3rd ed.)
  • 5AM-11AM, Biblical Themes (Nothing to highlight here, sorry)
  • 6AM-Noon, Bible Encyclopedias (Highlight: IVP Bible Dictionary Series, 8 Volumes, 50% off)
  • 7AM-1PM, Commentaries (Highlight: UBS Handbooks Series: Old Testament, New Testament, and Deuterocanonical Books (66 vols., 60% off)
  • 8AM-2PM, more Bible commentaries (Highlight: Apollos OT Commentaries)
  • 9AM-3PM, Geography and Archaeology (Highlight: Lexham Geographical Commentary on The Gospels, Lexham Geographical Commentary Acts through Revelation)
  • 10AM-4PM, New Testament Commentaries (Highlight, Tyndale OT Commentaries, my review of the newest on Joel and Amos, Obadiah, Jonah and Micah, Hosea, and Nahum, Habakkuk, and Zephaniah)
  • 11AM-5PM, Literary commentaries (Highlight: Context Commentary)
  • 12PM-6PM, Hebrew Lexicons (Highlight: Dictionary of Classical Hebrew 50% off!)
  • 1PM-7PM, Greek Lexicons (Highlight: BDAG 50% off!)
  • 2PM-8PM, Church History (Highlight: The Dictionary of Historical Theology)
  • 3PM-9PM is Michael Heiser (Highlight: The Unseen Realm Bindle (12 vols.)

You will have to click through to the Cyber Monday page to get the new deals.

Black Friday Deals from Logos Bible Software

Logos Bible Softare Black Friday

It’s time for the annual celebration of American consumerism, Black Friday. I don’t really get into the crowds and festive Holiday music, but I can get into a Logos Black Friday Sale. For this weekend, you can save 50% or more on NIV Application Commentaries, The New International Greek Testament Commentaries, The New Testament Library Series, the Smyth & Helwys Bible Commentaries, Zondervan Exegetical Commentaries, New Covenant Commentaries, Interpretation Commentaries (80% off!), and the International Critical Commentaries are $14.99 each, including the newer (expensive) volumes. Keep clicking those “see more” links to find additional deals.

A few other discounts that caught my eye:

  • N. T. Wright and Michael Bird, The New Testament in its World: Course and Study Pack
  • Commentary on the New Testament from the Talmud and Midrash, Volume 3 (reviewed here)
  • New International Dictionary of Old Testament Theology and Exegesis
  • Theology of the Old Testament Collection (11 volumes, Sheffield)

Logos also has a great sale on Logos 6 libraries. Even thought Logos 9 is the latest and greatest, Logos had a slew of custom basic packages that were retired. But for this Black Friday weekend they are bringing them back with huge discounts. Buying a library saves you up to 90% compared to buying individual books. You get an extra 15% off—or 25% if you already own Logos 9.

This Black Friday Logos sale runs through 11/28 @11:59PM PST, so get them while they are hot.

Time is also running out on two free books from Baker Academic: Millard Erickson’s Making Sense of the Trinity: Three Crucial Questions (Baker Academic 2000) and Scripture and Truth, edited by D. A. Carson; John D. Woodbridge (Revised edition, Baker, 1992). Scripture and Truth collects twelve essays by well-known evangelical scholars discussing inspiration from biblical, historical, or theological perspectives. In addition to the two free books, Logos has 24 additional resources also on sale at deep discounts (total retail value $750). There is a little bit for everyone here, biblical and theological studies as well as some church history and pastoral resources.  Here is my overview of the sale from the beginning of the month. If you do not already have Logos Bible Software, you should get Logos Fundamental ($49.99) or Basic (free) packages and take advantage of the free Logos Book of the Month promotion (check out my review of Logos 9). All it takes is a Faithlife account, and you can read your books using the iOS or Android app, the Logos web app, or the (much more powerful) desktop version for both Windows or Mac.

Grab these free and deep discounted books until 11/30/2021.