Basics of Biblical Greek 1 & 2

Basics of Biblical Greek 1 & 2

Taught by William D. Mounce

Learn to read the New Testament in Greek.

Imagine opening a copy of the Greek New Testament and being able to understand what it says in the original languages. When you complete this program, you’ll be able to do exactly that.

Basics of Biblical Greek 1 will introduce you to the vocabulary and grammar of New Testament Greek, so you can begin studying the New Testament in its original language.

Course Details

  • 32 Units

  • Self-paced

  • 16 hours of video

  • Beginner

  • Basics of Biblical Greek Grammar by William D. Mounce

12 Month Access
$359.99 USD

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Course Description

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This program will deepen your understanding of the New Testament for preaching, teaching, and personal study.

You’ll gain foundational knowledge for reading and understanding the New Testament in Greek—and you’ll be well-positioned for advanced language study.

Whether you prepare sermons, lead Bible studies, or teach the Bible in a classroom study, there’s simply no better way to get equipped with the skills you need for serious study of the biblical text.

By completing this 2-course sequence, you will gain:

  • a firm grasp on the building blocks of New Testament Greek, including the Greek alphabet, pronunciation, and punctuation
  • foundational knowledge of Greek nouns, pronouns, prepositions, and verbs
  • the foundational knowledge required to begin studying the New Testament in its original language
  • deeper familiarity with and knowledge of the building blocks of New Testament Greek, including the Greek alphabet, pronunciation, and punctuation
  • more extensive knowledge of Greek verbs and their various forms

How this course helps you succeed in learning Greek:

Work at your own pace.

Take as much time as you need to work through each lesson—up to 12 months. We’ll walk you through every lesson, step-by-step, to make sure you understand each concept before you move on. Pause and rewind video lectures, work through the review sessions as many times as you’d like, and study at the times of day that work best for you. With this program, you’ll get the flexibility to learn in a way that’s best for you.

Learn from seasoned teachers and scholars.

Your instructor is William D. Mounce, author of the most widely used Greek grammar, Basics of Biblical Greek. Dr. Mounce has taught Greek for decades both in traditional classroom settings and online. Everything in the course has been expertly designed and time-tested. Thousands of students have learned to read the Bible in the original languages using these materials—and now you can, too.

Get access to tools proven to help you learn.

Take advantage of the most sophisticated adaptive learning technology ever developed for language acquisition. As part of your enrollment, you’ll get access to review tools that have been used around the world by language learners of all ages and abilities.

Get digital access to all course materials—anytime, anywhere.

Get access to dozens of hours of video materials, plus all textbook readings, exercises, quizzes, and more. The lessons and learning materials have been adapted from the Basics of Biblical Greek, used by thousands of students to learn Greek.

Begin working in the languages the very first day.

In just a few hours from now, you'll have learned the alphabet and basic pronunciation.

Get started today!

Meet Your Instructors

William D. Mounce

Ph.D., Aberdeen University and President of BiblicalTraining.org

William D. Mounce lives and writes in Washougal, Washington. As the president of BiblicalTraining.org, he offers world-class educational resources for discipleship in the local church. He has served as a preaching pastor and was a professor of New Testament and director of the Greek Program at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. He is the author of the bestselling Greek textbook, Basics of Biblical Greek, and many other resources. He was the New Testament chair of the English Standard Version translation of the Bible, and serves on the NIV translation committee. Learn more at billmounce.com.

Basics of Biblical Greek 1 Outline

  • The Greek Language

     
  • Alphabet, Pronunciation, Punctuation, and Syllabification

     
  • Beginning Nouns

     
  • Genative and Dative

     
  • Prepositions, εἶμι, and Adjectives

     
  • Third Declension Nouns

     
  • First and Second Person Personal Pronouns

     
  • αὐτὸς

     
  • Demonstrative Pronouns/Adjectives

     
  • Relative Pronoun

     
  • Introduction to Verbs and Present Active Indicative

     
  • Contract Verbs

     
  • Present Middle/Passive Indicative

     
  • Future Active/Middle Indicative

     
  • Verbal Roots, and Other Forms of the Future

     
  • Conclusion

     

 

Basics of Biblical Greek 2 Outline

  • Imperfect Indicative

     
  • Second Aorist Active/Middle Indicative

     
  • First Aorist Active/Middle Indicative

     
  • Aorist and Future Passive Indicative

     
  • Perfect Indicative

     
  • Introduction to Participles and Present Adverbial Participles

     
  • Aorist Adverbial Participles

     
  • Adjectival Participles

     
  • Perfect Participles and Genitive Absolutes

     
  • Subjunctive

     
  • Infinitive

     
  • Imperative

     
  • Indicative of di√dwmi

     
  • Nonindicative of di√dwmi

     
  • i”sthmi, ti√qhmi, dei√knumi; Odds ’n Ends

     
  • Conclusion

     

 

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