That's true -- the font size is small. Mine is the same, and it's my one
complaint -- with my middle-aged eyes I need a magnifying glass.

Noel Bennion wrote:

> Perhaps I should have explained, the Biblia Sacra that I picked up was the
> Louvain Rescension - 1590. The font is, on a good day, smaller than 6 point
> and not user friendly. So much for my feeble Latin voyage into the
> antiquities...
>
> Noel
>
> -------Original Message-------
>
> From: [EMAIL PROTECTED]
>
> Date: Tuesday, October 29, 2002 8:58:20 PM
>
> To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]
>
> Subject: Re: [ZION] Study Bible in Hebrew, Greek, etc.
>
> A good Latin Bible (the Vulgate version, naturally) is Biblia Sacra Latina,
> known
>
> as the Sistine Version (because it was commissioned by Pope Sixtus V and
> later
>
> reworked a bit under Clement VIII. My version was published by Samuel
> Bagster &
>
> Sons, and as usual, I got it at the Canadian Bible Society (we have a good
> store
>
> of the CBS that's right on the edge of the U of Alberta campus), but most
>
> Christian bookstores will carry it. It uses modern Roman script, so isn't
> hard to
>
> read.
>
> Noel Bennion wrote:
>
> > Geoff,
>
> >
>
> > I use the Interlinear Bible by Jay P. Green with the The Strongest Strongs
>
> > Concordance. The Interlinear Bible by Green comes in two flavors; there is
>
> > a 4 volume set that doesn't have the Strong numbers in it and there is a
> one
>
> > volue set that does. I had both and ended up selling the 4 volume set
>
> > because I liked having the Strongs information in the book. Both sets use
>
> > what I believe is called the literal translation of the bible, somewhat
>
> > different than the KJV.
>
> >
>
> > You just have to have good eyes or a good pair of glasses to use it. While
>
> > this approach doesn't necessarily teach you the language fundamentals, it
>
> > does give you insights into the Hebrew and Greek word applications.
>
> >
>
> > I have picked up an old Latin bible and a basic teach yourself Latin book
>
> > and got thoroughly annoyed because challenge of reading the old latin text
>
> >
>
> > Noel
>
> >
>
> > -------Original Message-------
>
> >
>
> > From: [EMAIL PROTECTED]
>
> >
>
> > Date: Tuesday, October 29, 2002 5:00:36 PM
>
> >
>
> > To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]
>
> >
>
> > Subject: [ZION] Study Bible in Hebrew, Greek, etc.
>
> >
>
> > Hello,
>
> >
>
> > Does anyone know of an accurate study Bible in the original Hebrew and
>
> >
>
> > Greek? I would like to learn more about those biblical languages and I
>
> >
>
> > figure that this is the way to do it. However, I am unsure of which
>
> >
>
> > Bible to purchase. There are different interlinear ones, but what I am
>
> >
>
> > looking for doesn't necessarily have to be interlinear.
>
> >
>
> > I wouldn't mind something that included Latin or Aramaic as well. There
>
> >
>
> > was such a book that one of the Church Father's put together, but the
>
> >
>
> > name of it escapes me. Does something like that exist today?
>
> >
>
> > Thank you for your input,
>
> >
>
> > Geoff
>
> >
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