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i would love to get a tatoo in hebrew. saying what destroys me strenghtens me. how could i go about it.


Hi, I was wondering if anyone could show me the script for " Feet of Clay" I am wanting this tattoo and want to have the correct script and translation b4 putting on my body. Thank you Vanessa


Im looking to translate this in Hebrew

(( mess with the best
die like the rest ))




Im looking to translate this in Hebrew
(( mess with the best
die like the rest ))


portia shearing

hey i would like a tattoo like victoria beckhams saying. honey is sweet but bees sting. would that be possible and how would it be layed out? thanks x


i love hebrew and i will like to do a tatto i hebrew.
"never look back"
can du translate that for me please?


I love hebrew i just wounder if you can translate this for me? "never look back" ?? please



I would please like some help, i also love Victoria Beckhams tattoo,and for sometime have been wanting to get mine done in the same spot as victoria,i want someting that means someting to me and i have chosen. i would really love this phrase transalted into ancient hebrew,

"Only god can judge me"

If you could pleae transalte this for me i would be very greatful.and also how would it be done vertically?.

thankyou so much

Kind regards E



I would like to find out if you would be able to translate a phrase for me,i am getting my first tattoo i love Victoria Beckham's tattoo and am also planning to have the same done,but with a phrase that is meaningful to me.and i would also like it to be translated into ancient Hebrew please,as well as how would the phrase be done vertically (like Victoria beckham's)so it would be correctly tattooed?? thank you very much

"Only god can judge me"

I will be very greatful for your help as this would mean alot to me


Hi! I want to make a tattoo and I was wondering can you help me to translate my name into hebrew??

My name is Janira.

Thank you!!

Zhanna Harris

hi there, I am planning to have my first tattoo and I am really excited. I really like Victoras Tattoo, I am thinking to have one along my spine saying "what doesn't kill you, makes you stronger"

Is there anyone that can help me to translate it in Hebrew?

I would really appreciate that. thank you very much :))))

Zhanna Harris

Hi. sorry its me again :)

Another phrase that means a lot to me was

"what goes around come around"

Thank you

annmarie farrugia

hi can you please translate kayleigh and alicia in hebrew thanks alot


Could you please translate "this too shall pass" and "serenity, courage, wisdom" for me I am not sure I have the correct images in the right order. I was going to have it tattoo'd and would like to make sure they are correct. Thank you


I was wondering if you would be able to translate a sentence for me? I would love to have this sentence of shakespeare translated in Hebrew:

But love is blind and lovers cannot see..

Thank you so much in advance!



can you please translate this into hebrew: You were made to fill a purpose that only you could do
So there could never be a more beautiful you
i would like it to go down my spine like victoria beckham's. Thank you soo much!


wats the hebrew translation for believe


I am looking at ideas for my next tattoo, and really like Victoria Beckham's one. I was just wondering if you would be able to translate some quotes for me into Hebrew.

" best friends are like quiet angels who gently guide us to our feet when our wings forget how to fly"


"True friends are diamonds, precious and rare"

thankyou :) hope you can help



Please could you translate

until death do us part

in hebrew.

Thank you so much


Hi could you please give me the translation in hebrew for the word: Psalm 23.this would be a great help to me thanky ou so very much.


i am looking to have my daughters name tattooed down my spine in the style of victoria beckham. Is it possible to translate Ruby Leona into hebrew written vertically? many thanks x


I'm getting a tattoo down my hip and I wanted to know if anyone could help me translate "Life is full of surprises. Never a failure always a lesson" I want that going vertically. Please help!


I am looking for the translation of the following words: love and trust. And streght and honesty. I hope u can help me because this very difficult to find Hebrew words.

Thank u


could someone transulate "life is good" in hebrew please?Thanks!



Could you please translate the following into Hebrew for me:

you call my name and my soul responds


Rachel A


I was wondering if it were possible to translate 'ALWAYS AND FORVER' for me?

Thanks you.


hey, i'm planning to get a hebrew tattoo but i would want to secure that's it is correctly written, can you help me?


Hello!!! Can someone help me to translate INTENSE in hebrew??
Thank you so much!!!

Vanessa Bustamante

I would love to have a tattoo with hebrew letters. can you help me to translate
Thanks a lot!



I was just wondering if you could help me translate the following:

Nobody said it would be easy, they just promise it will be worth it

Also, Victorias tattoo looks different in style to the published hebrew text above, slightly more arabic if anything? I would like mine in the same style as Victorias as i feel it looks slightly more feminine, how would i get this result?

Many thanks

The Big Guy

Wow. People - if you need inspiration buy a poster. If it's on your back how will that inspire you? Gemini girl - please know that you are trying to combine one thing God dislikes (tattoos) and one He hates (astrology). That is wrong on so many levels (poor taste being the least of which).


Hello John, i was wondering if you could translate the saying "this too shall pass" vertically in hebrew for me? much appreciated!


i was wondering, if anyone could pleas translate this phrase for me in hebrew
" Love each day, trusting as little as possible in the future "

thank you,

Brandi knezevich

hey hey, wondering if you could translate Live~Love~Laugh

Thanks Brandi


my name is Sarai I was wondering if you could translate this verse for me in Hebrew.

"The heavens declare the glory of God; And the firmament showeth his handiwork." Psalms 19:1

Jake Wilcox

Hi i would really like a tattoo of my name chloe in cursive hebrew writing just wondering if you could help!!!

Col July 19th 2010  at 11.40AM


I hope you can help me, I would like someone to translate in Hebrew.....

I carry your heart with me I carry it in my heart

Many Thanks

K Provencher

Hello- It is my understanding that the hebrew on Victoria's back is written in a feminine tense and therefore dodi (my beloved) is masculine could you please email me or post the hebrew in the male tense and change dod to the feminine doda. Thanks you! My husband and I would also like to get matching tattoo's similar to the Beckham's but I would like my husbands to say I am my beloved (female) and my beloved (female) is mine.


hi there,

i'm a 17 year old girl, and i would like a tattoo, but not one anyone can read, so can someone please translate this in Hebrew:

"one step at a time"

thanks a lot!



hi, can you help me translate this word in hebrew? " GOD IS WITH ME " please.. thanks...



I'm wondering if my sons names "Brayden" "Michael"

will translate to hebrew???

Many thanks Jo


Hi, just wanting to know how I can get a line translated into hebrew script. The line is...

'how wonderful my life is now you're in the world'

Can this be done or do you have to start with something from the ancient language first?

Thanks for any help!!


Hi, could you please translate 'you reap what you sow. this is our karma' into hebrew for me please? Thank you


Hi! i would love to have a phrase translated and i would love to have it in the same font as Victoria Beckham.
Could anybody help me please??
I want
'never give up on the things that make you smile'
אל תוותר על הדברים שגורמים לך לחייך
I've got it like this but the type of victoria is a bit more special thx for the help!


would you be able to help me write a tattoo in hebrew that would go down my spine??



I love the tattoo of Victoria Beckham and i would like to have something like that. I think about the name: lola or ilona in Herbreeuws or: love, friendship, loyalty.
I hope you would translate it for me?
Thank you!! :D


i would like to know how you write my childrens name in hebrew verticaly, issac and lexie, thank you


Hi! I was wondering how the verse
"Place me like a seal over your heart,
like a seal on your arm;
for love is as strong as death"
is translated in Hebrew?



Im looking for a tattoo in Hebrew saying:

"The beauty of life is that it could end any second, the tragedy is that it doesn't." i dont know where to go to get an accurate translation, can you help please?!

Thank you so much!!



My name is Sara,
i believe hebrew from the bible and was Abrahams wife.
i love the meaning of my name and i'm doing a photography project on it, for doing this i would really love to know the meaning of "love" and "hope" as i feel they relate to the bible story and would be great to involve in my photographs.

Anyone help ?
thank you xx


i there, what would "think happy thoughts and you will fly" be in Hebrew? and also "don't let the bastards grind you down" be?

Jessica Rinker

I would like to tattoo my fathers name on my wrist. What would Jerome look like in Hebrew. Or the initials JLB would work also. Thank you for your help!



I want to get a tattoo along my spine like Victoria Beckham, but i wanted to get 'my love is mine and I am his', 'only God can judge me' or 'I loved you yesterday I love you still I always have I alawys will'. Could someone please email me the proper Hebrew translation for both? I've tried to translate it on the internet, however I don't trust that the translations are 100% correct. My email is


i would like to get a tattoo like victoria beckhams hebrew tattoo on her neck, can anyone tell me what font that is or how to get the following phrase translated and in that font

either i will find a way or i will create my own

all help is appreciated
thanks sarah


I do like the saying of Victoria's tattoo. However the bible states, Leviticus 19:28 which says, "Ye shall not make any cuttings in your flesh for the dead, nor print or tattoo any marks upon you: I am the Lord." If Victoria was real religious wouldn't she not have tattooed herself and have found a better way to express the love poetry from the bible? I am not against tattoos however, many people I know get tattoos that have a religious saying within them and they are not religious to begin with! If they were they would listen to the lord when he told them to not tattoo ones body.

True Grit 3

I personally like her tattoo, I think it shows her beliefs and she obviously feels strong about it to tattoo it on her body. I think religious tattoos are the best kind, I personally have a cross tattoo, and I got it because I want people to know what I believe in and I’m not afraid to show it. I got the tattoo without hesitation because it was something I had believed in all my life and God means a lot to me, so I figured the least I could do was get a cross tattoo to show my appreciation I guess you could say.

True Grit 1

The love poetry in the Bible is something that I personally haven’t looked too far into previous to this lecture. I find it absolutely beautiful. Love explained in the Bible is so meaningful and written with a purpose. Just like getting a tattoo, love is supposed to be very permanent and passionate. Which is why I feel when you ink your body with a verse from this book, it is a huge deal. It isn’t something you just think of one day and go have done the next. Research is necessary as you, JohnFH were writing earlier. Knowing what you are putting on your body for eternity and knowing its important meaning is a rather big deal. You must be able to represent what you are putting on your body and wear it with pride. Follow through with God’s word and do Him proud as well.

Getting a tattoo like this isn’t just for fun. I think it should be a symbol of your unconditional love to God and His word. It’s nothing to lightly brush off, carry it with pride and spirit.

The Truman Show 4

I really loved how Victoria Beckham chose something so meaningful to her, and also something so important in the Bible. I am going to have to disagree with something Pulpfiction 1 said about questioning her religion due to this tattoo. I am partially biased, since I just got a religious tattoo myself. When something is that meaningful to you, including your religion I think it's a huge deal to want to express that openly to others! I think that the verse that was mentioned about putting marks on your body can be taken a different way. Opinions about tattoos are slowly changing. Tattoos, just like faith in God, is a commitment you will have with you the rest of your life.

Nell 2

After reading this blog and the Song of Solomon, I find Hebrew scripture quite interesting. The tattoo Victoria has, has a very graceful sense to it.

I believe that as humans we are all different. We all part take in different tasks, obstacles, and opportunities. Those are what make us who we are and what we stand for. Most people find the best way to express themselves by permanently inking their body.

I am a firm believer in the Lord. I listen to the words he speaks in the Bible. The Lord speaks in a book of Leviticus, “You shall not make any gashes in your flesh for the dead or tattoo any marks upon you: I am the LORD” (19:28). I take that statement very literally. I do not agree with tattoo’s. The Lord has make us the way we are meant to be. However, I am in no means saying do not express oneself. There are different ways to show who we are!

Tattoo’s are a choice we all decide to make, but not matter what God accepts all of us.

Nell 4

All I can say is wow! After reading everyone's blog posts I had no idea how inspirational Victoria Beckham's tattoo really is to people.

I would have to agree with Nell 2 as for reading this blog and the Song of Solomon, I also find Hebrew scripture very interesting. I really enjoy how love and poetry are intertwined in the Bible, makes these expressions so much more meaningful.

I would have to say I am a firm believer in God and have been since I was baptized. Honestly I don't read the Bible and I never knew that in the book of Leviticus it says "You shall not make any gashes in your flesh or the dead or tattoo any marks upon you: I am the LORD" (19:28). I think tattooing your body shouldn't be looked at as an insult to God, because for the most part people don't do it for that reason.

Every religion is different. In some cultures they believe in tattooing their bodies. I think it ultimately comes down to the way one wants to express themself and shouldn't be judge or looked down upon otherwise.

Shawshank Redemption 4

Victoria Beckam not only has great sense of clothing, but I agree, she has a great choice in poetry. I am normally not a big fan of poetry, but sometimes when I hear the right stuff, I like it a lot. The lover who grazes, or browses, among the lilies: I like this part of the line of poetry because I like the word choice. Grazes and browses put a vivid picture in my mind and lets me visualize the poetry. This allows me to be an active reader instead of just hearing the words and not connecting them with anything.

Natalie scoble

I am wanting a tattoo on my neck going down the spine like victoria beckham. I love the phrase "live each day like there is no tomorrow" how do you translate this in Hebrew



Im looking for a tattoo in Hebrew saying:

"Laugh as much as you breathe and love as long as you live."
i dont know where to go to get an accurate translation, can you help please?!

Thank you so much!!


True Grit 3

I think Victoria’s Hebrew tattoo is beautiful. I like when people have religious tattoos, because then you get a little sense of who they are. I personally have a cross tattoo and I got it to show people what I believe in and that I am so thankful for God that I got a tattoo of the cross he died on for my sins. There are so many different designs you can get and so many different verses, or religious symbols.



Shawshank Redemption 4

Victoria Beckam not only has great sense of clothing, but I agree, she has a great choice in poetry. I am normally not a big fan of poetry, but sometimes when I hear the right stuff, I like it a lot. The lover who grazes, or browses, among the lilies: I like this part of the line of poetry because I like the word choice. Grazes and browses put a vivid picture in my mind and lets me visualize the poetry. This allows me to be an active reader instead of just hearing the words and not connecting them with anything.

The Truman Show 5

This is certainly an interesting blog post. But I'm glad people like Victoria Beckham can express their spirituality in ways such as tattoos. I myself have a cross tattooed on my back, I feel as if it's a good way to show off your religious side. Also I feel as if many common names now a days come from ancient hebrew such as Matthew which means "gift of god" if I'm not mistaken.

andria montes

hello i was wondering if u would be able to translate "iam my beloved's and my beloved is mine" in hebrew

Karen Park

1 Peter 4:8
"Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins."

I'm really interested in getting that quote translated into Hebrew. Thank you for your time!

Agni Demetriou

hi can u translate : The past cannot be changed, the future is still in our hands.

Rel Nad's

Who came translate my name in hebrew please, im so fond of this language and trying to learn it and even write it..but im quite stuck:(


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hi, is Joseph a Hebrew name? can you translate it in Hebrew?
also, what's "I Love You" translated in hebrew? Thanks!

רופאי שיניים

I love the tattoo Victoria Beckham has on the back of her neck. It's really gorgeous!! I love to read hebrew and also understand it.


Please help me..
I really want it Victoria beck's tatto
N David beck's tatto
For couples
Horizontal n vertical
I mean the clear latter Hebrew
Coz I wanna make it
Tx for helping


my sins stay inside my body and my soul lies in the arms of the all mighty... i want the same tatto like her to but i need something meaningfull can u please translate this will be my first thanx.....


HI, im having a tattoo real soon and was wondering how you said, A beautiful thing is not always perfect' in hebrew, i want to make sure it was correct before i had it tattoo'd on me, please help :)


hi i was wondering if you could help me! i think hebrew writing is beautiful and i was wonder if you could please translate for me..
"for everything a reason"
much appricated!! thanks so much :)

Laura Mcsheen

Could anybody translate:
A beautiful thing is not always perfect
I have wrote on here before but didn't hear anything back
Its for a tattoo that is a memorial for a lost relative.
Would be so grateful ! Thank you



Can someone translate 'not to have felt pain is not to have been human' to hebrew?? I would appreciate that..

thank youuu

Shawshank 2

Victoria Beckham’s tattoo is indeed pretty nice and I’m sure has a lot of personal meaning although I think it will become too many people, a common fad. A lot of people now will want some sort of Hebrew tattooed on them, not really receiving its full meaning. This happens all the time with biblical tattoos. People have them tattooed and they feel they are “perfect”. I don’t feel people should get these tattoos unless it affects their every breath life. Maybe she has this full connection but I am willing to bet that most people with some sort of religious tattoo have no clue what it really means; they did it because it was cool.

Mitchell Powell


I couldn't agree more about the need for caution when making Hebrew tattoos. One woman I know has a Hebrew tattoo on her neck which unfortunately goes from left to right because she copied it off the internet in a primitive browser that couldn't yet handle left-to-right text, and a man who is married to a relative of mine has an awful misspelling of משיח on his bicep. And don't even get me started on what happens when tattoo artists squint and try to write nequdot they can barely make out!

true grit 5

It’s hard to believe love poetry is in the bible. When I first heard about it this summer I couldn’t believe it and did some investigation myself. I started to read the poetry and the words and images of this relationship before God and just the beauty of it just left me in awestruck. We can not say it English and have come up with the same meaning and sound the same way as in Hebrew. As for this tattoo it shows true meaning in a marriage that Victoria truly loves this imagery and feels this love poetry for her husband. To have a marriage and want the feeling that Solomon’s bride had for him and him for her is just beautiful. Also above it all to come before God and praise Him for the beauty He has presented before us.


Hi! I found this in Songs of Songs:

ב יִשָּׁקֵנִי מִנְּשִׁיקוֹת פִּיהוּ, כִּי-טוֹבִים דֹּדֶיךָ מִיָּיִן

How would I write this in vertical on my spine? Please help!

Pulp Fiction 3

I think Hebrew is a beautiful language. I personally don’t have any ties to the language myself. I did recently get a tattoo with a Hebrew phrase, “you will when you believe” with waves of water surrounding it, representing when Moses parted the Red Sea. When people ask me why I got Hebrew I reply, “ It was the language of my Jesus, and his people, MY people.” We are all connected to each other, or so I believe, and this helps me symbolize that. I get criticized every day for having tattoos and being a religious person. I’m told I cant be Christian because I defile my body, well its art, and how I choose to express myself. God will always accept me for who I am.

Truman Show 2

The internet is filled with religious tattoos but many of them are not translated leaving anyone who does not know what they actually mean confused. I do really like these tattoos and that they have special meaning to the person who has those shows men that they have a strong faith and will be reminded of Gods glory every day. I also really like when you wrote that the Bible is an exchange of love letters between God and humanity.

The Mission 7

I loved how you said that the Bible is, in a way, an exchange of love letters between God and humanity. Also, I believe is a beautiful language and really glad to know, as a big fan of Posh, that she thought so too, and went as far as getting it tattooed on her back. I know that a lot of people have this misconception that the Bible is agaisnt any type of personal desire, but this is proof that it isn't. Those words, the Song of Songs, and the entire Bible teaches one thing, to love; and this is a clear example of that.

Shawshank Redemption 1

Words that are found in the Bible can be some of the most beautiful and poetic words ever read or spoken. This tattoo and it’s the meaning of words, even when translated are beautiful and give the reader a physiological response. I have to smile when people do not read the Bible but like to quote beautiful and insightful literature from other sources. The Bible has been the inspiration for many of the world’s most beautiful forms of sculptures, paintings, and spoken or printed words.

Breaker Morant 2

While a love the verses from Song of Songs, and I believe that the love poetry in the Bible is some of the most beautiful in the world, I am worried that when someone famous gets a tattoo of words or symbols that is deeply meaningful to them, other people will just follow suit without understanding or believing in the same meaning. As some of the previous posts have said as well, they just get the tattoo because it is cool and because someone famous also got the tattoo. Religious texts are not something to get tattooed on your body unless you firmly believe in what it means and what it says. That is a permanent message for all to see, and to get something because someone else got the same thing seems like a waste of time and a disregard for what the text means. All in all, the Beckham's marriage has not been in the news like some of the other marriages in pop culture, so one can assume that their love is strong and the tattoo has some meaning between the husband and wife. This kind of commitment makes me hopeful for my future in which I hope to share that same type of connection with my future husband.


One of the things that I like with this post is that it helps readers to realize that love and love poetry have always been around, and they aren't just a modern thing. Also as you stated, the Bible is love letters from God to us. It's ironic too, because many believe that "God is love," so in a way, He is giving Himself to us through the Bible which is very fascinating.

Judith Valdez

i need this two names please Loliette and Juliette

Thank You!

Jennifer Espinosa

I am wanting to get a tattoo with my children's names in Hebrew..
Madison Nicole & Micah Jace... Can anyone translate it for me?



I'm Cristina, I was wondering if you could translate in ancient hebrew:

"Only god can judge me"

Thank you for your help!

karen h.

My husband and I been wanting to get matching tattoos but for some reason I haven't found the rite translation for IM MY BELOVEDS AS MY BELOVED IS MINE can you please help me out please


I was wondering if you can help me translate "no pain, no gain" into Hebrew. Thanks!


I am planning to get a phrase tattooed in Hebrew. My husband works for an Israeli company and I am going with him to Israel later this year, will it be offensive to people for me to have a tattoo in Hebrew, when I visit the country?


Cn someone tell me which font is Victoria´s tattoo?


Hi..I just saw this site... and I hope someone can help me with the translation of something... " The pain you feel today will be the strength you feel tomorrow" I`ll be very thankful if you can help me..


Good morning,

Do you know if there are any ancient or modern hebrew poetry that pays tribute to the love of a mother for her children??

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    A diary of Bob MacDonald's journey through the Psalms and other holy places in the Hebrew Bible
  • Eclexia
    The heart and mind of this Bible and theology blogger sing in unison
  • Eat, Drink, and be Merry
    The journey of a grad student with a love for ancient languages at Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary (archive)
  • Elizaphanian
    Rev Sam tussles with God, and limps away
  • Emerging from Babel
    Stephen investigates the potential of narrative and rhetorical criticism as a tool for expounding scripture
  • Evangelical Textual Criticism
    A group blog on NT and OT text-critical matters
  • Evedyahu
    excellent comment by Cristian Rata, Lecturer in Old Testament of Torch Trinity Graduate School of Theology, Seoul, Korea
  • Exegetica Digita
    discussion of Logos high-end syntax and discourse tools – running searches, providing the downloads (search files) and talking about what can be done and why it might matter for exegesis, by Mike Heiser
  • Exegetisk Teologi
    careful exegetical comment by Stefan Green (in Swedish)
  • Exploring Our Matrix
    Insightful reflections by James McGrath, ass't. professor of religion, Butler University
  • Faith Matters
    Mark Alter's place
  • Ferrell's Travel Blog
    comments of biblical studies, archaeology, history, and photography by a tour guide of Bible lands and professor emeritus of the Biblical Studies department at Florida College, Temple Terrace (FL)
  • Fors Clavigera
    James K. A. Smith, professor of philosophy at Calvin College, thinks out loud.
  • Friar's Fires
    an insightful blog by a pastor with a background in journalism, one of three he pens
  • Gentle Wisdom
    A fearless take on issues roiling Christendom today, by Peter Kirk, a Bible translator
  • Giluy Milta B‘alma
    by Ezra Chwat and Avraham David of the Institute of Microfilmed Hebrew Manuscripts, Jewish National and Hebrew University Library, Jerusalem
  • He is Sufficient
    insightful comment on Bible translations, eschatology, and more, by Elshaddai Edwards
  • Higgaion
    by Chris Heard, Professor of Religion, Pepperdine University
  • Idle Musings of a Bookseller
    by James Spinti of Eisenbrauns
  • if i were a bell, i'd ring
    Tim Ricchiuiti’s place
  • Imaginary Grace
    Smooth, witty commentary by Angela Erisman (archive). Angela Erisman is a member of the theology faculty at Xavier University
  • James' Thoughts and Musings
    by James Pate, a doctoral student at HUC-JIR Cincinnati
  • Jewish Philosophy Place
    by Zachary (Zak) Braiterman, who teaches modern Jewish thought and philosophy in the Department of Religion at Syracuse University
  • kata ta biblia
    by Patrick George McCollough, M. Div. student, Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena CA
  • Ketuvim
    Learned reflection from the keyboard of Jim Getz
  • Kilbabo
    Ben Johnson’s insightful blog
  • Kruse Kronicle - contemplating the intersection of work, the global economy, and Christian mission
    top quality content brought to readers by Michael W. Kruse
  • Larry Hurtado's blog
    emeritus professor of New Testament Language, Literature & Theology, University of Edinburgh
  • Law, Prophets, and Writings
    thoughtful blogging by William R. (Rusty) Osborne, Assistant Professor of Biblical and Theological Studies as College of the Ozarks and managing editor for Journal for the Evangelical Study of the Old Testament
  • Lingamish
    delightful fare by David Ker, Bible translator, who also lingalilngas.
  • Looney Fundamentalist
    a scientist who loves off-putting labels
  • Menachem Mendel
    A feisty blog on rabbinic literature and other Judaica by Michael Pitkowsky, Rabbinics Curriculum Coordinator at the Academy for Jewish Religion and adjunct instructor at Jewish Theological Seminary (New York)
  • mu-pàd-da
    scholarly blog by C. Jay Crisostomo, grad student in ANE studies at ?
  • Narrative and Ontology
    Astoundingly thoughtful comment from Phil Sumpter, a Ph.D. student in Bible, resident in Bonn, Germany
  • New Epistles
    by Kevin Sam, M. Div. student at the Lutheran Theological Seminary, Saskatoon SK
  • NT Weblog
    Mark Goodacre's blog, professor of New Testament, Duke University
  • Observatório Bíblico
    wide-ranging blog by Airton José da Silva, Professor de Bíblia Hebraica/Antigo Testamento na Faculdade de Teologia do CEARP de Ribeirão Preto, Brasile (in Portuguese)
  • Observatório Bíblico
    Blog sobre estudos acadêmicos da Bíblia, para Airton José da Silva, Professor de Bíblia Hebraica / Antigo Testamento na Faculdade de Teologia do CEARP de Ribeirão Preto, SP.
  • Occasional Publications
    excellent blogging by Daniel Driver, Brevard Childs' scholar extraordinaire
  • old testament passion
    Great stuff from Anthony Loke, a Methodist pastor and Old Testament lecturer in the Seminari Theoloji, Malaysia
  • Old Testament Pseudepigrapha Blog
    A weblog created for a course on the Old Testament Pseudepigrapha at the University of St. Andrews, Scotland, by James Davila (archive)
  • On the Main Line
    Mississippi Fred MacDowell's musings on Hebraica and Judaica. With a name like that you can't go wrong.
  • p.ost an evangelical theology for the age to come
    seeking to retell the biblical story in the difficult transition from the centre to the margins following the collapse of Western Christendom, by Andrew Perriman, independent New Testament scholar, currently located in Dubai
  • PaleoJudaica
    by James Davila, professor of Early Jewish Studies at the University of St. Andrews, St Andrews, Scotland. Judaism and the Bible in the news; tidbits about ancient Judaism and its context
  • Pastoral Epistles
    by Rick Brannan and friends, a conceptually unique Bible blog
  • Pen and Parchment
    Michael Patton and company don't just think outside the box. They are tearing down its walls.
  • Pisteuomen
    by Michael Halcomb, pastor-scholar from the Bluegrass State
  • Pseudo-Polymath
    by Mark Olson, an Orthodox view on things
  • Purging my soul . . . one blog at a time
    great theoblog by Sam Nunnally
  • Qumranica
    weblog for a course on the Dead Sea Scrolls at the University of St. Andrews, Scotland, taught by James R. Davila (archive)
  • Ralph the Sacred River
    by Edward Cook, a superb Aramaist
  • Random Bloggings
    by Calvin Park, M. Div. student at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, South Hamilton MA
  • Resident aliens
    reflections of one not at home in this world
  • Revelation is Real
    Strong-minded comment from Tony Siew, lecturer at Trinity Theological College, Singapore
  • Ricoblog
    by Rick Brannan, it's the baby pictures I like the most
  • Rightly Dividing the Word of Truth
    Nick Norelli's fabulous blog on Bible and theology
  • SansBlogue
    by Tim Bulkeley, lecturer in Old Testament, Carey Baptist College (New Zealand). His Hypertext Commentary on Amos is an interesting experiment
  • Ancient Near Eastern Languages
    texts and files to help people learn some ancient languages in self study, by Mike Heiser
  • Midrash, etc.
    A fine Hebrew-to-English blog on Midrash, by Carl Kinbar, Director of the New School for Jewish Studies and a facultm member at MJTI School of Jewish Studies.
  • Phil Lembo what I'm thinking
    a recovering lawyer, now in IT, with a passion for a faith worth living
  • Roses and Razorwire
    a top-notch Levantine archaeology blog, by Owen Chesnut, a doctoral student at Andrews University (MI)
  • Scripture & Theology
    a communal weblog dedicated to the intersection of biblical interpretation and the articulation of church doctrine, by Daniel Driver, Phil Sumpter, and others
  • Scripture Zealot
    by Jeff Contrast
  • Serving the Word
    incisive comment on the Hebrew Bible and related ancient matters, with special attention to problems of philology and linguistic anthropology, by Seth L. Sanders, Assistant Professor in the Religion Department of Trinity College, Hartford, CT
  • Singing in the Reign
    NT blog by Michael Barber (JP University) and Brad Pitre (Our Lady Holy Cross)
  • Stay Curious
    excellent comment on Hebrew Bible and Hebrew language topics, by Karyn Traphagen, graduate, Westminster Theological Seminary, Philadelphia PA (archive)
  • Sufficiency
    A personal take on the faith delivered to the saints, by Bob MacDonald, whose parallel blog on the Psalms in Hebrew is a colorful and innovative experiment
  • The Sundry Times
    Gary Zimmerli's place, with comment on Bible translations and church renewal
  • Sunestauromai: living the crucified life
    by a scholar-pastor based in the Grand Canyon National Park
  • ta biblia
    blog dedicated to the New Testament and the history of Christian origins, by Giovanni Bazzana
  • Targuman
    by Christian Brady, targum specialist extraordinaire, and dean of Schreyer Honors College, Penn State University
  • Targuman
    on biblical and rabbinic literature, Christian theology, gadgetry, photography, and the odd comic, by Christian Brady, associate professor of ancient Hebrew and Jewish literature and dean of the Schreyer Honors College at Penn State
  • The Biblia Hebraica Blog
    a blog about Hebrew Bible/Old Testament, the history of the Ancient Near East and the classical world, Syro-Palestinian archaeology, early Judaism, early Christianity, New Testament interpretation, English Bible translations, biblical theology, religion and culture, philosophy, science fiction, and anything else relevant to the study of the Bible, by Douglas Magnum, PhD candidate, University of the Free State, South Africa
  • The Forbidden Gospels Blog
    by April DeConick, Professor of Biblical Studies, Rice University
  • The Naked Bible
    by Mike Heiser, academic editor at Logos Bible Software
  • The Reformed Reader
    by Andrew Compton, Ph.D. student in the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures (focus on Hebrew and Semitic Languages) at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
  • The Sacred Page
    a blog written by three Catholic Ph.D.s who are professors of Scripture and Theology: Michael Barber, Brant Pitre and John Bergsma
  • The Talmud Blog
    a group blog on Talmud News, Reviews, Culture, Currents, and Criticism
  • Theological German
    a site for reading and discussing theological German, by Mark Alter
  • theoutwardquest
    seeking spirituality as an outward, not an inward quest, by David Corder
  • This Lamp
    Incisive comment on Bible translations in the archives, by Rick Mansfield
  • Thoughts on Antiquity
    By Chris Weimer and friends, posts of interest on ancient Greek and Roman topics (archive). Chris is a graduate student at the City University of New York in Classics
  • Threads from Henry's Web
    Wide-ranging comment by Henry Neufeld, educator, publisher, and author
  • Tête-à-Tête-Tête
    smart commentary by "smijer," a Unitarian-Universalist
  • Undeception
    A great blog by Mike Douglas, a graduate student in biblical studies
  • What I Learned From Aristotle
    the Judaica posts are informative (archive)
  • Bouncing into Graceland
    a delightful blog on biblical and theological themes, by Esteban Vázquez (archive)
  • Weblog
    by Justin Anthony Knapp, a fearless Wikipedian (archive)
  • Writing in the Dust
    A collection of quotes by Wesley Hill, a doctoral student in New Testament studies at Durham University (UK), and a Christian who seeks the charism of chastity
  • גֵּר־וְתוֹשָׁב
    by David Miller, Associate Professor of New Testament and Early Judaism, Briercrest College & Seminary, Caronport, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • ואל-תמכר
    Buy truth and do not sell: wisdom, instruction, and understanding - a blog by Mitchell Powell, student of life at the intersection of Christ, Christianity, and Christendom
  • משלי אדם
    exploring wisdom literature, religion, and other academic pursuits, by Adam Couturier, M.A. in Old Testament/Hebrew Bible (graduate of Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary)

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