The Life of Jesus in Harmony
More BKA Programs
The purpose of these information programs are to bring Biblical and historical
information to Bible students in a quick and easy to learn style using the
Windows Help Format (.hlp). Each program is filled with valuable information,
, charts, maps, and graphical illustrations, and can easily be stored and read
off one 3½ in. HD disk. The graphics are mostly 16-color but can be viewed
with 256-color optimization if you are using Windows 95 (see readme section).
16-color graphics are used to conserve space and with the new graphic technology
available they can be very colorful and helpful as illustrations.
Most of the programs listed below are being upgraded but you can access the
available ones by checking with the Bible Knowledge Accelerator homepage
periodically or through email. Certain Bible Knowledge Accelerator information programs
will be uploaded around the internet periodically. Please consider a $5.00
donation for each freeware program but if for some reason you can't pay that
please feel free to use them and pass them along. There is a $10.00 price for the
registered versions of the shareware programs (See "How to Register").
The present list (2/96) of programs that will be available are as follows:
BKA1 The Incredible Bible (Freeware)
As with anything in God's creation the deeper you search, the more beauty and
perfection you find. Such is the Bible. This book focuses on a closer
understanding of the wonder Book, its uniqueness in comparison to other sacred
religious texts, canonicity, various names and divisions, ancient writing instruments,
materials, and manuscripts, inspiration, and a brief history of pre-reformation
translators, English translations, and some notes on modern Bible translations.
BKA2 The Story of the Bible Pt. 1 - The Old Testament (Freeware)
This is a very simple overview of the history of the Old Testament. It follows
the major people and events of the Old Testament in chronological order.
BKA3 The Story of the Bible Pt. 2 - The Life of Jesus Christ
This is a very simple overview of the history of the life of Christ. It
follows His ministry and the events surrounding His life in chronological order.
BKA4 The Story of the Bible Pt. 3 - The New Testament (Freeware)
This is a very simple overview of the history of the New Testament beginning
with the resurrection
of Christ through to the ministry of Paul in Rome. It follows the major
people and events of the New Testament in chronological order.
BKA5 The Life of Jesus Christ (Shareware) $10.00
This information program takes us through the life of Christ in harmony with
all four of the gospel
accounts. The emphasis is on, "Y'Shua ha Mishiach" - Jesus, the Messiah
. Understanding His teachings from a Hebraic backdrop, and examining His life
and character in a way that gives insight into the incomprehensible love of a
Man among men, One who befriended the most wretched, and felt with the deepest
of emotions the beauties and agonies of the human experience.
BKA6 The Historical Jesus
What does history say about
Jesus Christ? How does history authenticate the gospel accounts of His life
and ministry? This information program emphasizes extra-Biblical history and
gains insight from ancient chroniclers such as Josephus, Pliny, Tacitus and others.
BKA7 The Greeks
A history of the Greek world from a Christian perspective. Grecian history,
language, influence, culture, great men, literature, religion, etc. A look at a
culture that changed the whole world.
BKA8 The Romans
A history of the Roman world from a Christian perspective. Roman history,
architecture, language, power & military, culture, great men, literature, religion,
etc. An empire that changed the whole world. Also Rome's influence on
Christianity throughout the church age through Roman Catholicism.
at the Time of Christ
A look at Jerusalem, the city of the great king, in the first century A.D.,
with all its incredible architecture. Herod's Temple
, his Palace, the Fortress of Antonia
, the Hasmonean Palace, the Hippodrome, various roads, valleys, pools, hills,
and mountains. Including the Mount of Olives, Garden of Gethsemane
, and Calvary
BKA10 Religion at the Time of Christ
Focusing on the backround and peculiar lifestyles and beliefs of the various
religious sects in the land of Israel
whom Jesus encountered and understood when He was here. Pharisee's,
Sadducee's, Scribes, Essenes, Zealot's, Priest's, Levites
, the Sanhedrin
, the High Priest, etc.
BKA11 Sociology at the Time of Christ
Community living in Israel 1st century A.D. Clothing, work, social life,
economics, travel, sabbath, synagogue
, children, marriage
, homes, calendar and time, temple, festivals, etc.
BKA12 The Crucifixion
The origins and details of crucifixion and Roman justice, as well as what
really happened when the Lord was on the cross
. Interesting studies on the history of crucifixion.
BKA13 The Destruction of the Temple in 70 A.D
What really happened in 70 A.D? Who was Titus? How many came against
Jerusalem? What took place at Masada
? The slaughters of the Jews and destruction of the great Temple.
BKA14 The Tabernacle
An in-depth look at the ancient Tabernacle of Israel, its furnishings,
details, and spiritual significance. The Ark of the Covenant, golden 7-branched
Menorah, bronze Altar, the Veil, and Holy of Holies, etc. This is a rich and edifying
study for the serious Bible student.
BKA15 The 7 Jewish Feasts and their Significance
The ancient yearly feasts and festivals of the Jews and their modern
, Unleavened Bread
, First Fruits, Pentecost, Trumpets, Atonement, and Tabernacles. Details of
each including Yom Kippur and the scapegoat. Each of the feasts have a unique
fulfillment in God's calendar of events.
BKA16 The Five Levitical Offerings
An object lesson which God ordained that would make your skin crawl. Why an
innocent offering? What is sin? A detailed look at the five offerings that the
common people of Israel brought to the priests. How were they uniquely fulfilled
in Jesus, the final sacrifice? The Burnt Offering, the Meal Offering, the Sin
Offering, the Trespass Offering, and the Peace Offering. How did they differ?
BKA17 The Special Garments of the High Priest
A unique perspective on the priestly garments. This clothing was designed by
God and they were only permitted to be worn by the priests who served. What was
the purpose of the jewels on the breastplate of the high priest
? the mitre? or the curious girdle? These subjects are pregnant with messianic
significance. If you haven't researched this subject, it will amaze you.
BKA18 Solomon's Temple
The construction, history, and significance of the Temple of Solomon
, how it differed from the Tabernacle, and who officiated in its compounds. It
also features Solomon's Empire, his remarkable prosperity, king Solomon's
mines, his horses and stables, his army, the gold of Ophir, domestic economy,
foreign policy, the queen of Sheba, and his 700 wives.
BKA19 Prophets and Prophesy
This exhaustive information program examines the peculiar lives, ministries,
and messages of the prophets (mouthpieces) of God. Men who spoke out in the
midst of apostasy in Israel, and also in foreign nations like Babylon and Assyria.
They spoke of the judgments to come, as well as the glories of the coming of
the Messiah, and His glorious kingdom. Men like Isaiah
, Daniel , Ezekiel , also Elijah and Elisha who were identified with some of
the greatest of the Bible's miracles.
BKA20 Messianic Prophesy
The focus is on the Christology of the entire Old Testament. It traces verbal
prophecies and non-verbal types and figures book by book with their preliminary
and secondary fulfillments. This rich study is extremely insightful and
faith-building to any person desiring to learn more about Jesus Christ and the great
treasures found in the Holy Scriptures.
BKA21 Old Testament History
Follows the entire Old Testament in chronological order with emphasis on
history. There is much discussion on archaeology and ancient cultures. It clearly
gives the student of the Bible a fresh insight into the Biblical story.
BKA22 New Testament History
Follows the entire New Testament in chronological order with emphasis on
history. There is also much discussion on archaeology and ancient mediterranean
cultures. The seven wonders of the ancient world, Greece, Rome, Jerusalem, Paul's
journeys, and much more.
BKA23 Between the Testaments
There were approximately 400 years from the close of the Old Testament to the
Beginning of the New Testament. Though the Bible was silent history reveals so
very much that happened. This book examines that time period with Persia,
Greece, Rome, the Ptolemies & Seleucids and their violently bitter hatred toward the
Jews which led to the Maccabean revolt , one of the most heroic feats in
history, the origin of the Jewish festival of Hanukkah. It covers men like Alexander
the Great, Antiochus Epiphanes
, the Maccabeans, and the rise of the Roman Empire with Caius Julius Caesar
, Marc Antony
, Cleopatra and others.
BKA24 Bible Survey
A general overview of every book in the Bible. It outlines each book and
focuses on its themes, high points, theology, supposed contradictions, and messianic
BKA25 Basics of Christianity
This is a new believers handbook of the basics of Christianity. It gives a
theological and yet practical understanding of subjects such as : Salvation,
Repentance, Faith, Prayer, Praise and Worship, Baptism, Communion, Church, Spiritual
Growth, Temptation and Sin. What is Born Again? Etc. The emphasis throughout
is on the love of God and our love for one another.
BKA26 The Attributes of God
Who is God? What is God? This book discusses subjects such as God's eternal
nature, His Immensity, Omnipotence, Omnipresence, Omniscience, Immutability,
Love, Grace, Mercy, Justice,Wrath, Holiness, Sovereignty, etc.. Filled throughout
with powerful, thought provoking Scriptures.
BKA27 The Trinity
What is the Trinity? Isn't He one God? This book searches the historical
doctrine of the Trinity. Was Tertullian (2nd Cent. A. D.) the first to teach the
Trinity? What about Augustine? And the Council of Nicaea? What kind of heresies
crept into the church throughout the ages? Is there a proper definition of the
BKA28 The Hebrew Names of God
The Old Testament Names of God revealed much more than just a name. They were
revelations of who He is. This fascinating study examines 21 of these wonderful
names and titles and the history behind them. El Elyon, El Shaddai, El Olam,
Adonai, etc. What about Jehovah? Or is it Yahweh? And what's the Tetragrammaton?
Why are there extensions to the name Jehovah like Nissi, Tsidk'nu, Jireh,
M'kaddesh, and Shammah, etc? Is Elohim a name of God?
BKA29 The Names of Jesus
Wonderful overview of the glorious names and titles of Jesus revealed
throughout the Bible. The Bright and Morning Star, The Lamb of God, The Rose of Sharon,
The Good Shepherd, The Door, The Branch, Immanuel
, Son of God
, Son of Man
, The Lion of the Tribe of Judah, The Rock of offence, etc. Over 40 names are
BKA30 Great Men of the Bible
A general sketch of 15 men of faith who, despite weaknesses and failures, were
courageous in their pursuit of God and His will. They are the heroes of faith
in Hebrews 11. This information program is devotional and meant to encourage
the man of God. Lots of illustrations and practical material.
BKA31 The Rapture
An in-depth look at the various views concerning the "catching away" of the
church. When was it first taught? Is it vital that I have the right point of
view? Can Jesus come at any moment?
BKA32 The Great Tribulation
A look at the various judgments to come upon the earth spoken about by Jesus
and the prophets. The Day of the Lord, The Battle of Armageddon, The Seal,
Trumpet, and Bowl judgments are interpreted in light of the rest of the Bible. Also
the two witnesses and the 144,000, and the 70th week of Daniel.
BKA33 The Antichrist and 666
What is the Abomination of Desolation? Who is the Antichrist? What is the mark
of the beast? These questions and others are discussed in this book. Lengthy
descriptions are given concerning the Antichrist who is to come spoken about in
the Old and New Testaments. With all the events surrounding us in these "last
days," we need to gain a clear perspective on what the Bible says specifically
on each of these subjects.
BKA34 The Second Coming of Jesus Christ
Examines the events concerning the Return of Jesus Christ to the earth and the
setting up of the kingdom (Millennium). The kingdom of the Messiah is promised
throughout the Scriptures. It will be a time of peace, love, and prosperity,
and Jesus Christ will literally be here ruling in Jerusalem. Explicit Scriptural
details concerning the Millennium.
What does the Bible say about heaven? Is it going to be here on earth? This
information program discusses the reality of heaven according to the Scriptures,
and gives a detailed exposition of the New Jerusalem.
The Bible mentions alot about hell. This information program focuses on
subjects like: The Great White Throne Judgement, Hell, Hades
, Sheol, Gehenna, Satan
BKA37 The Hebrew Language
A brief history of the Hebrew language and a simple learning tool that quickly
teaches you how to read and write Biblical Hebrew.
BKA38 The Greek Language
A brief history of the Greek language and a simple learning tool that quickly
teaches you how to read and write Biblical Greek
BKAHLP How to Make Your Own Windows Help Program
If you have a desire to write your own information program like this one in
the Windows Help Format, it's very simple if you know what you need. This
brochure will help you learn exactly what you need to know quickly and easily. Where
to find the best commercial programs and shareware, what you should and
shouldn't do, where to get info about creating with VB4 and Win 95. You'll be amazed at
just how easy it is.
BKAWEB How to Make Your Own Home Page
How to create Home Pages. Working with Graphics. What are the best commercial
and shareware programs? Where is the best place to go to find a Web Site? How
to get discovered fast on the World Wide Web.
Please drop me an email and let me know what you think.
". . . God be gracious to you . . ." (Gen 43:29)