If you’d love to learn Greek so you can study your Bible better, then this companion to Greek for the Rest of Us, the Greek for the Rest of Us Video Lectures, is for you. Taught by renowned Greek teacher William Mounce, this revolutionary crash-course on “Greek for the rest of us” will acquaint you with the essentials of the language and deepen your understanding of God’s Word. You’ll gain a sound knowledge of Greek, and you’ll learn how to use tools that will add muscle to your Bible studies.

These lectures correspond to the book’s chapters and are divided into three major sections (Foundational Greek, Church Greek, and Functional Greek). Each section builds on the previous section and takes you to the next level. By the end of the lectures you will be able to:

  • Read and pronounce Greek words
  • Learn the fundamentals of the Greek noun and verb system
  • Conduct effective Greek word studies
  • Learn the basics of Greek exegesis for biblical interpretation
  • Decipher why translations are different
  • Read better commentaries
  • Be comfortable using reverse and traditional interlinears
  • Understand the information displayed by biblical software

Session Titles and Runtimes:

1 - Introduction (17 min)

2 - The Greek Language (7 min)

3 - The Greek Alphabet (16 min)

4 - Pronunciation (21 min)

5 - English Grammar: Noun Inflection (13 min)

6 - Greek Grammar: Noun Inflection (24 min)

7 - Prepositions (5 min)

8 - English Grammar: Verb Inflection (20 min)

9 - Greek Grammar: Verb Inflection (19 min)

10 - Greek Grammar: Nonindicative Verbs (18 min)

11 - Word Studies (44 min)

12 - Cases (37 min)

13 - Pronouns (10 min)

14 - Modifiers (28 min)

15 - Phrasing 101 (19 min)

16 - Verbal Aspect (17 min)

17 - Verbs (Voice) (14 min)

18 - Verbs (Tense) (24 min)

19 - Verbs (Nonindicative Moods) (15 min)

20 - Participles (23 min)

21 - Conjunctions (23 min)

22 - Phrasing 102 (23 min)

23 - Pronouns (16 min)

24 - Definite Article, Modifiers, and Odds ‘n’ Ends (19 min)

25 - Adjectives (13 min)

26 - Phrases and Clauses (20 min)

27 - Phrasing 103 (29 min)

28 - Nouns (25 min)

29 - Verbs (Indicative) (15 min)

30 - Verbs (Nonindicative) (25 min)

31 - Phrasing 104 (31 min)

32 - The History of the Bible and Textual Criticism (23 min)

33 - Translations (44 min)

34 - How to Read a Commentary (28 min)

35 - Conclusion (11 min)

About the Author

William D Mounce (PhD, Aberdeen University) lives as a writer in Washougal, Washington. He is the President of, a non-profit organization offering world-class educational resources for discipleship in the local church. See for more information. Formerly he was a preaching pastor, and prior to that 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 is serving on the NIV translation committee.

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