JCBT Links

Translation Organizations

Rothberg International School of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem – For programs, calendar, ulpan, and the HBT program since 1996.

Forum of Bible Agencies Alliance of more than 25 leading international Bible Agencies, including Wycliffe, UBS, and the Home for Bible Translators.

Biblical Language
See their intensive Biblical Hebrew Ulpan.

JCBT in the News

“Celebrating 20 Years in Ministry: Home of Bible Translators & Scholars”Kehila News Israel, September 2015

“Studying Bible Translation in Israel” Bridges For Peace, November 26, 2014

The Whole Word for the Whole World in Christianity Today, September 2006

Found in Translation The Guardian, Saturday August 20, 2005: Found in translation

JCBT Related Links

Jerusalem Perspective (– online magazine with hundreds of insightful articles.

Jerusalem Biblical Studies Society ( – resource for travel to Israel.

Wycliffe – ( 2012 Scripture Access Statistics

ICEJ – ( Israel tours

Hebrew Bibles Online and in Print

Digital MP3 Hebrew Bible Recordings Online

Hebrew-English Bible Online Masoretic Text and the JPS 1917 Edition

Hebrew Bible in Unicode Very helpful download for placing unicode text into a word processor.

Tanach Simanim תנ”ך סימנים Great Hebrew Bible for proper pronunciation. Aleppo text. Subject headings in Modern Hebrew; Jewish dates; Hebrew maps.

A Reader’s Hebrew Bible. (Edited by Brown, A. Philip and Bryan W. Smith; Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2008.) Very useful with glossed Hebrew words as footnotes.  Note the extensive errata listing:

NET Bible New English Translation with 67,000+ footnotes that explains why it translates the way it does.

Research Links for the Hebrew Bible

Engaging Biblical Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (University of Helsinki)

Bible Gateway (   Read and search the Bible in multiple languages.

BiblePlaces Blog – (http://blog.bibleplaces.comkeep abreast of recent archaeology of the Bible and Todd Bolen’s pictures

BiBIL (Biblical Bibliography of Lausanne) – free database listing article related to Hebrew Bible and New Testament

École Biblique et Archéologique Française Online Library Catalog Searchable not only through Title and subject but also chapter and verse.

Jewish Calendar Tools – look up any Biblical/Jewish holidays.

• Hebrew Books – Download Classical Hebrew Books for free (PDF)

iTanakh Key Hebrew Bible resources by Christopher Heard

Jewish Encyclopedia Old (1901-1906) but surprisingly good on many subjects Hebrew Bible and Jewish culture.

RAMBI – http: –   רשימת מאמרים במדעי היהדות  = רמב”י – Index of articles on Jewish Studies

Resource Pages for Biblical Studies – by Torrey Seland

New Testament, Patristics and Christian Theology

New Testament Gateway by Mark Goodacre

Catholic Encyclopedia –

Christian Classics Ethereal Library