Textkit Logo

GNT in MP3 format available on net

Are you learning New Testament Greek with Mounce's Basics of Biblical Greek? Here's where you can meet other learners using this textbook. Use this board to ask questions and post your work for feedback. Use this forum too to discuss all things Koine, LXX & New Testament Greek including grammar, syntax, textbook talk and more.

GNT in MP3 format available on net

Postby Kyneto Valesio » Sun May 06, 2007 1:12 pm

Hey all

There are files of the GNT read by Marilyn Phemster available at this site (supposedly):

http://www.ccel.org/a/anonymous/gnt/home.html


When I try to access the files, I receive the following message

Forbidden
You don't have permission to access /a/anonymous/gnt/mp3/01Matt14.mp3 on this server.

Additionally, a 403 Forbidden error was encountered while trying to use an ErrorDocument to handle the request.

Can anyone tell me what is wrong? Does anyone know of other archives of audiofiles broken down by chapter?

Thanks
Kyneto Valesio
Textkit Fan
 
Posts: 214
Joined: Tue May 01, 2007 10:10 pm
Location: San Diego

Re: GNT in MP3 format available on net

Postby modus.irrealis » Sun May 06, 2007 9:30 pm

I get the same error, so I guess they've been taken down. The only other audio files I know of are at http://www.greeklatinaudio.com, which uses a modern Greek pronunciation.

And to answer your question about the modern Greek pronunciation (which is the one used in Orthodox churches) in the other thread, no, the pronunciation is very different from the one Mounce describes. You can see a comparison at http://www.biblicalgreek.org/links/pronunciation.php. The table there simplifies some things and has some mistakes, but the only really glaring error about the modern pronunciation is that rho is not like a French r, but like a Spanish r.
modus.irrealis
Textkit Zealot
 
Posts: 1093
Joined: Mon Apr 10, 2006 6:08 am
Location: Toronto

Postby joseph47parker » Mon May 28, 2007 3:11 pm

guys,

When I visit the site, I AM ABLE to download the file in MP3 format and then use whatever player I wish to play the file. When I click on the chapter I get a pop up that asks me to save the file, I click "save" and the viola. I could not get it to play directly from the site without saving the file to my computer. I'm not sure if that helps.
joseph47parker
Textkit Neophyte
 
Posts: 17
Joined: Thu Jan 11, 2007 1:47 am

Postby Kyneto Valesio » Tue Jun 05, 2007 5:44 pm

You are correct! The site is now working. Thanks for the update!

Kyneto
Kyneto Valesio
Textkit Fan
 
Posts: 214
Joined: Tue May 01, 2007 10:10 pm
Location: San Diego


Return to Koine Greek And Mounce's Basics of Biblical Greek

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Andrew Chapman, Exabot [Bot], Google Adsense [Bot], Qimmik and 20 guests