Lo, the books become books.
As I announced in the last update, production commenced in mid-May, and it has been progressing steadily since. Having been entrenched in the editorial stages for so long, it... Read more
An update, and a scholar’s thoughts
A quick note from me to announce that as of last week our proofreading phase with Peachtree Editorial has concluded, and we are now devoting every ounce of... Read more
Bibliotheca Update: From CA to GA
At the beginning of the year I had the pleasure of spending a day at Peachtree Editorial Services, near Atlanta. (If you need a refresher, they’re the veteran... Read more
An Update on Bibliotheca at Year's End
As 2015 rolls to a conclusion, I wanted to take a brief moment from the work at hand to send an update and a note of gratitude for... Read more
A Big Update
This update will cover timeline status, editorial challenges, financial health, and operations. There’s a lot to tell you, so this time I brought in three members of the team... Read more
Book cloth, new team members, & address updates
A few things to cover in this update: details about our book cloth, new additions to the team (a couple), and then simple instructions on how to update... Read more
Paper, quantities, &c.
We are still hard at work on many fronts: typesetting, proofreading, and preparing for production and shipping… I wanted to update you on a few of the more... Read more
Update for you.
I hope this finds you well. We wanted to send you some brief updates from the past few months. Again I want to thank you for your ongoing... Read more
A Detailed Update on Bibliotheca
I saw this on Facebook the other day:
I apologize for the lack of communication since December. I have been completely immersed in the project, but I recognize... Read more
Video Update & Stocking Stuffer
As promised in the previous update:
Click here to see a video update of my recent progress
Click here to download a printable Certificate of Ownership for Bibliotheca (something... Read more
Holiday Video Update on the Way!
We are working on a short year-end video update, set to come out about a week before the 25th. It is obviously meant to update you on the... Read more
I realize I haven't sent out an update in a while, so I thought I’d quickly get you up to speed on how things are progressing.
But before... Read more
This is just a quick update to let you all know how things are progressing with Bibliotheca. My apologies for the delay. On top of getting settled and... Read more
Answers to Your Questions
Bibliotheca is officially underway!
I'll continue to write updates as the project progresses, but so as not to inundate you, I will keep them as concise as possible, and will... Read more
Approaching the End of the Campaign
As I write this there are less than thirty minutes left in the campaign. Thank you for taking Bibliotheca far beyond my expectations or anything I could have imagined.... Read more
More Solid Walnut Slipcases
I've received a lot of requests to make more solid walnut slipcases available, so I've add limited quantities to the following reward levels:
- $150— Custom Solid Walnut Slipcase +... Read more
Important: Concerning the Delivery Date
I would like to clarify the issue of the estimated delivery date.
Due to the unexpected scale of this project, and my commitment to create an immaculate final product,... Read more
Stretch Goal Reached
You have put Bibliotheca over the one million mark, and there are well over ten thousand souls from around the globe behind this effort.
At a loss for words.... Read more
A couple things I'd like to clarify regarding the new and unexpected scale of the project:
The Deuterocanon (Apocrypha) Stretch Goal
As I stated in update #28, if we hit one... Read more
Stretch Goal: $1,000,000
The funding for Bibliotheca has nearly doubled in two days.
With three days left, reaching one million is a real possibility. It's certainly a stretch, but that's why they call... Read more
More Solid Walnut Slipcases
For those of you who asked, there are a total of 150 more slipcases available.
- 100 have been added to the $150 reward level, "Custom Solid Walnut Slipcase + Hardbound Cloth... Read more
Today has been the biggest day for Bibliotheca yet, by more than four times the next largest day. Today alone, at the time of writing this over 1,260 people have backed... Read more
I have received so many nice messages and seen so many positive comments about the video. I want to deflect these good vibes to my friends Daniel Williams and... Read more
More International Shipping!
The international rewards that were previously sold out have been reopened (Great Britain, Australia and New Zealand), and I've also made international shipping newly available to:
- The following countries... Read more
Yesterday the campaign took off at the fastest rate since the first day, and today's rate is even faster! (For those of you who are new to the updates, the... Read more
As we embark on the second half of this 30 day campaign, the project is over 540% funded with over $200,000 pledged by nearly 2,000 people.
In other... Read more
More Solid Walnut Slipcases (for those who asked)
I have had a lot of requests to make more solid wood slipcases available, so I have added a total of 75 to the three most popular slipcase options:
- 25... Read more
Because you asked, I have added more international shipping options, although availability is somewhat limited. The standard set of four volumes is available in the following countries/regions:
- AUSTRALIA &... Read more
Over 1,150 people behind this! And some updates.
If you're interested in a little background and some nitty-gritty details about Bibliotheca, I was recently asked some excellent questions by J. Mark Bertrand of BibleDesignBlog.com. If you like,... Read more
To the backers of Bibliotheca
You have officially put this project at the $100,000 mark in 5 days, with 24 days remaining.
More importantly, as I write this there are 968 people who believe in... Read more
We are approaching $100K, and getting a lot of press!
As we approach the $100,000 mark after only FIVE days, I wanted to thank you all again, not only for your willingness to back the project, but also... Read more
210% Funded in the Fourth Day
Someone pinch me. This is beyond unbelievable. 110% to be exact.
Let's keep it going! The more we raise here, the more chance we have of seeing this available across... Read more
More on the Translation
For those of you who have expressed concern regarding my choice of the ASV for this edition, and my approach to editing it, I have added a substantial amount of... Read more
How Kickstarter Works
It seems that there are many who don't know that in order to get the set you have to contribute to the Kickstarter now. Since it is fully funded... Read more
International Orders on Hold
Dear International Backers,
For those of you who have already backed the project, don't worry, your orders are fixed, and you will receive your sets.
For those of you who... Read more
Attention all International Backers!
I am thrilled to be receiving more and more requests to ship the set worldwide. Many international backers also want access to some of the other rewards. I want to... Read more
New Testament now available separately (again)
I received a handful requests that the option to purchase only the New Testament would open up again. Now it has!
Before we reached our goal I had to limit... Read more
The next 28 days
We have now far exceeded the goal and are currently the 9th most popular Kickstarter project in the wide world. Again, I want to thank all of you for... Read more
How do I begin to describe the last 27 hours? I am totally blown away by the love and support you all have shown for this project. I wish I... Read more
24 hours, 86%
Passing the 24 hour mark, we are 86% funded. 23rd most popular Kickstarter in the world right now.
I don't know what to say anymore.
Your belief in this project... Read more
25,000+ in 23 hours
We've raised over $25,000 toward the goal in less than 22 hours! And as I write this we are the 25th most popular Kickstarter project in the world right now.
Thank... Read more
Update to International Shipping Options
When I calculated those shipping costs for international orders last night, it slipped my mind that the $75 cost of the set already factors in about $10 for shipping in... Read more
Due to the huge international response, I have added several rewards with international shipping options. Unfortunately, the cost to ship is rather expensive: $40 for Canada, $50 for Europe, and... Read more
43% in twelve hours! And #52 on Kickstarter and climbing!
As I get ready to call it a night twelve hours after launch, we have reached 43% of our goal. You guys are unbelievable. Twelve hours! I am totally overwhelmed by... Read more
100 + backers!
I am absolutely blown away by your support! 100 backers and over $9,000 in under 9 hours! That is incredible. Thank you all so much for believing in this... Read more