Recent Free Training Posts

How to Hide Resources in Your Library

Recently, I received an e-mail from a seasoned Logos user who presented the following scenario: I’ve been with Logos for many years and amassed numerous resources. As I surveyed my Library I realized some of these resources I may not use. Is there a way to remove them from my Library? For various reasons you […]

Find Verses Where Paul Addresses a Topic

Imagine we’re studying Philippians 1:27-30, where Paul mentions he may or may not visit the saints in Philippi. A logical question to ask during our reading of the text is: Did Paul ever mention uncertainty in visiting other cities or churches? Executing a word search may not yield the answer because we can’t be certain […]

Reopen Last Closed Tab

With the recent release of Logos 7.8 you’ll discover a small, but very useful feature that numerous people have requested: reopen the last closed tab! Imagine you accidentally closed a resource, Guide, Factbook, or even a Search panel. You can now quickly and easily reopen it. As we say in the sports world, no harm, […]

Search Sermon for Venue

An itinerant Bible teacher recently told me he uses the new Sermon editor for his messages. He enjoys the power of creating his outline and handout in the same document, as well as, the security of backing up and synchronizing his files to various devices. As an itinerant, however, he preaches the same sermon more […]

Study Notable People from Church History with the Factbook

I hope during your use of Logos Bible Software you’ve discovered the incredible ease and power of the Factbook! This tool is part Bible dictionary, search engine, timeline, and more, all rolled into one. With it you can study: Biblical People Biblical Places Biblical Things Biblical Events Preaching Themes Cultural Concepts Books of the Bible […]

Find Eschatological Passages in the Bible

A recent question from a Logos user is a great way to show off the power of a tool available in the Full Features Set which appears in base collections Bronze and above. First the question: I am looking for a way to search for all eschatological references in the Bible. If that is not […]

Finding “Subjects” in the Bible Sense Lexicon

A couple of weeks ago I wrote a blog about finding places where Jesus spoke about a subject by utilizing 2 datasets, Report Speech and Biblical Word Senses. Several users inquired about how to discover which words to use for the Sense or “subject” in the search. So today’s blog will be a “how to […]

Organize Sermons at Favorites

If you regularly read this blog, you probably know I’m a big fan of Favorites as a place to organize items for future reference. That trend continues today as I answer a question from a fellow Logos user: Is there a way under the “Sermons” document file system to further divide that, make folders or […]

Find Where Jesus Discusses a Subject

A friend and fellow Logos user called me recently with the following scenario: I’m studying in Matthew 12 where Jesus referred to the Pharisees as a “brood of vipers.” It made me think of the fact that Jesus often referenced animals in his speech. How can I locate occurrences of His mentioning animals? The answer […]

Quickly Locate all Mentions of a Biblical Event

Several years, ago my good friend Rob Morgan asked me to write the small group study guide for his bestselling book, Red Sea Rules, which is available at the Vyrso website. This life changing book discusses life principles he personally gleaned from the biblical event of the Israelites crossing the Red Sea. In preparation for the […]