“The Bible Is To Be Lived.”

The Randall House Bible Commentary Series is a must have for pastors and students of the Bible. The authors share an unclouded commitment to the inerrant Word of God, and each of the eleven volumes includes verse-by-verse commentary, summaries of passages, and application notes for preaching and teaching.

An Overall Aim to be Practical

While The Randall House Bible Commentary Series is not intended to be highly technical, the volumes also aren’t purely devotional. They are understandable while seriously expounding the text. When the writers comment on the Greek text, they do so in a way that anyone without formal training can follow, with technical comments put in parenthesis. The overall aim of this series is to be practical, as general editor Robert Picirilli says in the introduction, “Above all; the Bible is to be lived.”

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Tuesday’s Tips & Tricks: The Word Definition Tool

Welcome to our Tips & Tricks series! This series is meant to help you get the most out of using Wordsearch. Hopefully you’ll find out something new with each tip and be on your way to deeper Bible study. This week’s tip will help you with the Word Definition tool.

When reading through books and Bibles you can often run across people, places, and even words that you’re not familiar with.

Inside of Wordsearch 12, the Word Definition function will help you to quickly gain access to not only dictionaries and encyclopedias inside of the program, but powerful web dictionaries as well.

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Fresh Expository Commentary

The Cornerstone Biblical Commentary offers outstanding, fresh, and accurate scholarship on every book of the Bible. It is designed to help pastors, teachers, and students of the Bible understand the meaning of the Word of God.

Accurate, Meticulous Scholarship

Written by many of the same scholars who worked on the New Living Translation (NLT) Bible, the Cornerstone Biblical Commentary is the product of years of meticulous work. Each of the nearly 40 scholars is well-known, and a wide spectrum of theological positions within the evangelical community is represented. Their time and effort will benefit you as you study the Bible. The volumes also will share the reasons behind the translation decisions made when creating the NLT.

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Rich Exposition & Application

Designed to strengthen the global church with a widely accessible, theologically sound, and pastorally wise resource.

The ESV Expository Commentary will be a useful and trustworthy addition to your Wordsearch library for understanding and applying the overarching storyline of the Bible.

Featuring crisp and theologically rich exposition and application, the three available volumes (the series will eventually have 12 volumes) also feature the full text of the ESV Bible passage by passage. In Wordsearch, you can also compare the text to any other of your favorite translations. The volumes now available are Daniel-Malachi, Ephesians-Philemon, and Hebrews-Revelation.

Written by a Team of Experienced Pastor-Theologians

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Searching Using the Parallel Bible Tool

Welcome to our Tips & Tricks series! This series is meant to help you get the most out of using Wordsearch. Hopefully you’ll find out something new with each tip and be on your way to deeper Bible study. This week’s tip will help you with the Parallel Bible tool.

The Parallel Bible in Wordsearch 12 is great for comparing multiple translations all inside of one window.

You can choose to compare translations side-by-side in column view, which is great when reading and comparing larger passages of Scripture. Or, you can choose to compare translations stacked on top of one another in row view, which is great when reading and comparing single verses.

But did you know that the Parallel Bible tool also has a powerful search function inside of it?

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12 Volumes of Sermons from Great Preachers

The Basic Bible Sermons Series will give you ideas and resource material that can be used in sermons and lessons.

The 12 volumes of sermons each cover a different topic or Bible book. Each volume was written by a different pastor, and authors include Jerry Vines, James T. Draper, Jr., Herschel H. Hobbs, W. A. Criswell, and more.

The volumes include “Basic Bible Sermons” on:

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