Learning Greek is one thing. Retaining it and using it in preaching, teaching, and ministry is another. In this volume, two master teachers with nearly forty years of combined teaching experience inspire readers to learn, retain, and use Greek for ministry, setting them on a lifelong journey of reading and loving the Greek New Testament. Buy on Amazon.
From their decades of combined teaching experience, Benjamin L. Merkle and Robert L. Plummer have produced an ideal resource for novice Greek students to not only learn the language but also kindle a passion for reading the Greek New Testament. Designed for those new to Greek, Beginning with New Testament Greek is a user-friendly textbook for elementary Greek courses at the college or seminary level. Buy on Amazon.
The Exegetical Guide to the Greek New Testament (EGGNT) closes the gap between the Greek text and the available lexical and grammatical tools, providing all the necessary information for greater understanding of the text. The series makes interpreting any given New Testament book easier, especially for those who are hard pressed for time but want to preach or teach with accuracy and authority. Buy on Amazon
Recently featured in a Weekend Edition video. In Always Reforming, leading Lutheran, Reformed, and Baptist scholars explore Martin Luther as an interpreter of Scripture. The contributors elucidate central themes of Luther’s approach to Scripture, place him within contemporary dialogue, and suggest how he might reform biblical studies. By retrieving Luther’s voice for the conversations of today, the contributors embody a spirit that is always reforming. Buy on Amazon
- DDG Accountability Sheet, Summer 2017
- GreekTenseFormChoice (Baugh)
- DeeperGreek website
- Bill Mounce
- Scripture Tools for Every Person (STEP)
- Louw-Nida Lexicon
- Steve Runge’s blog
- Rodney Decker’s Resource page
- NT Gateway Greek Sources (Mark Goodacre)
- Center for the Study of New Testament Manuscripts (Dan Wallace)
- Latin Per Diem (“Daily Latin Lessons in 4-minutes or less” by Dr. David C. Noe)
- Freebies for Students of NT Greek (Marg Mowczko)
- Free Greek Flashcard Sets on Memrise
- New Testament Greek for Laymen by Michael Merritt
In a recent Saturday feature, Dr. Plummer reviewed the new Tyndale House edition of the Greek New Testament (THGNT) – which is available in both the original and reader’s edition formats (published by Crossway). Is the THGNT more like a Pepsi cola or an Oreo cookie? Watch the video to find out what this question even means.
From their decades of combined teaching experience, Andreas J. Köstenberger, Benjamin L. Merkle, and Robert L. Plummer have produced an ideal resource enabling students to improve their skills so they may properly read, exegete, and apply the Greek New Testament. Designed for those with a basic knowledge of Greek, Going Deeper with New Testament Greek is a user-friendly textbook for intermediate Greek courses at the college or seminary level. Buy on Amazon.
Learning Greek is a difficult task, and the payoff may not be readily apparent. To demonstrate the insight that knowing Greek grammar can bring, Benjamin Merkle summarizes 35 key Greek grammatical issues and their significance for interpreting the New Testament. This book is perfect for students looking to apply the Greek they have worked so hard to learn as well as for past students who wish to review their Greek. Buy on Amazon
The Handy Guide to Difficult and Irregular Greek Verbs is a learning aid especially for those transitioning from beginning courses in Greek to regular reading of the New Testament. This resource helps students learn those irregular Greek forms that are otherwise difficult to place. Buy on Amazon
Closes the gap between the Greek text and the available lexical and grammatical tools, providing all the necessary information for greater understanding of the text. The series makes interpreting any given New Testament book easier, especially for those who are hard pressed for time but want to preach or teach with accuracy and authority. Buy on Amazon or at B&H Academic.
Mike Merritt has written a helpful and clear introductory NT Greek grammar (with accompanying answer key for homework exercises). Download the PDF version along with the answer key for free or order at Rowman & Littlefield at a 30% discount using promotional code HAM30AUTH19
William Varner, Professor of Bible and Greek at the Master’s University, works skillfully through the Greek text of James, using modern linguistic tools and careful grammatical analysis to lay bare the meaning of this early Christian epistle. Each section contains the Greek text, text-critical notes, a discussion of literary context, a sentence flow with English translation, and thorough exegetical comments. Buy on Amazon
Contains an entirely new set of 52 devotions written by over 25 of today’s best biblical language scholars. Contributors include Christopher Beetham, Jeannine K. Brown, Peter H. Davids, David A. DeSilva, J. Scott Duvall, Nijay Gupta, Frederick J. Long, David W. Pao, Anthony C. Thiselton, Cindy Long Westfall, and many more. Buy on Amazon
From the Video Blog
In today’s weekend edition, Dr. Randy Leedy, former Professor of NT at Bob Jones University Seminary, teaches about 'line diagramming' the Greek New Testament. You can purchase the ENTIRE GNT diagrammed by him at: www.ntgreekguy.com. The video contains discount coupon...
In today’s weekend video, New Zealander Darryl Burling of MasterNTGreek.com discusses the benefits of reading the Greek New Testament devotionally. Darryl also kindly gives a shout-out to Greek for Life: Strategies for Learning, Retaining, and Reviving New Testament...
In today’s video, Dr. Plummer overviews Murray Harris’s John volume in the Exegetical Guide to the Greek New Testament (EGGNT) Series. For a free sample of the EGGNT of John, see this link. Vimeo Video: https://vimeo.com/380655334 YouTube Video:...
In this Christmas video, Dr. Plummer shows and talks about some of the presents his Greek students have given him. Vimeo Video: https://vimeo.com/380851172 YouTube Video: https://youtu.be/sGeHr1mwbyY
Do you wish you had an accountability partner to help you progress in your reading of the Greek New Testament? Perhaps you will be inspired to hear the testimony of Chris Wells, a pastor in rural Alabama, who leverages technology to read the GNT weekly with a...
In this weekend video, Dr. Plummer overviews two excellent resources to help you in studying the Greek text of the Gospel of Matthew—the Baylor Handbook on the Greek Text of Matthew, by Wesley G. Olmstead (note also vol. 2), and the Exegetical Guide to the Greek New...
If you are working through the letter of James in Greek, we highly recommend William Varner’s James: A Commentary on the Greek Text (available via Amazon Prime and free with Kindle Unlimited). In today’s weekend edition, Dr. Plummer briefly discusses this gem....
Exegetical Gems from Biblical Greek, by Ben Merkle, is an enjoyable way to review grammatical concepts while focusing on biblical passages where the grammatical point under review makes a difference in meaning. Knowing Greek really does make a difference in reading...
What Greek grammarian is also a professional saxophone player and serious body builder? That’s right – Con Campbell, an Australian scholar who teaches at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School! I enjoyed both lecturing and exercising alongside Con at the “Linguistics...
In today’s weekend edition, we are sharing a video from www.masterntgreek.com. New Zealander Darryl Burling, founder of the ‘Master New Testament Greek’ instructional site, interviews Dr. Plummer. This video was originally published on their YouTube channel:...
Today’s weekend video is a lecture that Dr. Plummer gave at the “Linguistics and New Testament Greek” conference at Southeastern Seminary in April 2019. His lecture was entitled, “An Ideal Beginning Greek Grammar?” Thanks to Southeastern Seminary for making this...
Dr. Plummer is a big fan of micro-learning, or learning in bite-size chunks. Today, he recommends a Weekly 5-minute podcast on church history, www.5minutesinchurchhistory.com. The episode from February 20, 2019, “The 3 Foot Manuscript,” is about the famous Greek...
In the Fall of 2019, Dr. Plummer will be teaching an 8-week (Oct 7 – Dec 1) online course, the Greek Exegesis of James, through Southern Seminary. In today’s 90-second video, Dr. Plummer shares about his vision for the course. This class is a 3 credit hour...
Tyndale House Free Resources Tyndale House is an evangelical study center in Cambridge University. In today’s feature, we look at a few of their free Biblical language resources. Find more New Testament Greek resources on our Resources Page. ...
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