Dec 312014

top50The year is coming to an end, so here is a Biblioblog Top 50.

As in the last report, the method here uses Alexa rankings whenever they are available. For some sites (i.e., Patheos and Livejournal), where Alexa doesn’t have separate data on each blog, the position has been reckoned by hand.

Notice anything different? Hint: look at the new top five.

1. Jesus Creed
2. Bibbia Blog
3. Observatório Bíblico
4. New Life
5. Zwinglius Redivivus
6. Bible Places
7. Dust
8. Teknia
9. 5 Minute Bible
10. Exploring Our Matrix
11. Debunking Christianity
12. Reading Acts
13. Henry Neufeld
14. Thoughts on Theology
15. Sansblogue
16. Tabor Blog
17. First Followers
18. Bible Study and the Christian Life
19. Unsettled Christianity
20. The Naked Bible
21. Dr. Claude Mariottini
22. Faith & Theology
23. Dwindling in Unbelief
24. Eerdword
25. Larry Hurtado’s Blog
26. The Bart Ehrman Blog
27. The Sacred Page
28. Psephizo…It all adds up
29. Greek Language and Linguistics
30. Words on the Word
31. Roger Pearse
32. Vridar
33. Ferrell’s Travel Blog
34. The Book of Doctrines and Opinions
35. Daniel B. Wallace
36. Catholic Bibles
37. Truth in Reality
38. Les actualités du Monde de la Bible
39. NT Blog
40. BLT — Bible * Literature * Translation
41. The Jesus Blog
42. Ancient Hebrew Poetry
43. XKV8TR
44. Peter Kirby
45. Crux Sola
46. Cataclysmic
47. Robert M. Price
48. Fundamentally Reformed
49. Rightly Dividing the Word of Truth
50. Political Jesus
NLT Study Bible
Remnant of Giants
Evangelical Textual Criticism
Near Emmaus: Christ and Text
God Didn’t Say That: Bible Translations and Mistranslations
Biblical Language Centre
Daniel O. McClellan
Dunelm Road
For the Sake of Truth
The Biblical World
Bible Software Review
Aantekeningen bij de Bijbel 
Hope’s Reason
Common Denominator
The Busybody
Polumeros kai Polutropos 
The Bible in Church and Academy
Evangelion / ΕΥΑΓΓΕΛΙΟΝ
Prof. Lawrence H. Schiffman
German for Neutestamentler
The Musings of Thomas Verenna
Steve Walton
Euangelion Kata Markon
NT/History Blog
Rethinking Biblical Christianity
Better Bibles Blog
The Bible and Culture
Estudios Bíblicos 
Mauro Pesce
Bible Films Blog
Theological Musings
Religions of the Ancient Mediterranean
Macintosh Biblioblog
Dr. Jim’s Thinking Shop
Idle musings of a bookseller
Alin Suciu
Bible Geek Gone Wild
Stephen Huller’s Observations
Dr. Platypus
Stant Litore
Heavenly Ascents
Women in Ministry
PhD & Dissertation Advice
In The Text
New Testament Perspectives
The Tell es-Safi/Gath Excavations Official (and Unofficial) Weblog
Earliest Christianity
Bible Background
Forbidden Gospels Blog 
Philonica et Neotestamentica
Biblische Ausbildung
A Word in Edgewise
Paulus 2.0
Judy’s research blog
Brice C. Jones
Arne Berge
Bible X
Biblical Studies and Technological Tools
Hesed we ‘emet
Scripture Zealot Blog
Nathan Eubank
Davar Akher / דבר אחר
This Lamp
Ancient Hebrew Grammar
Bible Junkies
Fleeing Nergal, Seeing Stars
Kata ta biblia
On Not Being a Sausage 
e-homo religiosus
The Aramaic Blog
Identity Formation in the New Testament
Professor Obvious
Abnormal Interests
Japanese Biblical Studies
Happy Surprise
It’s all random mostly
NT Discourse
Believe, Teach, and Confess
Hidden Perspectives
Peje Iesous
Shields Up
Kol ha-adam / כל־האדם
Michael Langlois
NT Pod 
NT Resources Blog
Reviews of Biblical and Early Christian Studies
Biblical Languages
Eis Doxan
In Ephesus / ἐν ἐφέσῳ
Law, Prophets, and Writings
Emma England
Walking in the Way of Christ
LXX Studies
Verbum et Fides
Center for the Study of Christian Origins
Joining in the Conversation
Auckland Theology, Biblical Studies, et al
David Lincicum
Paul and co-workers
Amsterdam NT Weblog
Skeptics’ Testament
Verily, Verily
Markus Vinzent
Worthless Mysteries
The Blog of the Twelve
Klaas Spronk’s Weblog
Review of Biblical Literature
Old testament passion 
Biblical Studies at Leuven
Alan Hooker
Ger Vatoshav
Ιστολόγιο βιβλικών σπουδών / Biblical Studies Blog 
Walking Toward Jerusalem
Candida Moss
Paul’s Epistle to the Galatians
Early Christian Archives (τὰ ἀρχεῖα)
καὶ τὰ λοιπά
About the Bible / Περί της Βίβλου
Αγία Γραφή και Πρωτοχριστιανισμός
Balshanut / בלשנות 
Tyndale Tech
Bock’s Blog
First Things
New Testament Musings
Initial Explorations
Serving the Word 
Estudos Bíblicos
Língua Hebraica 
The Poulos Blog
Aндрей Орлов’s Journal
Eksegeettinen safari 
Baptist Bookworm
Chioulaoshi Blog / 邱老師網誌
Keep in touch…! 
Årstein Justnes’ Blogg
Ralph the Sacred River
OTTC: A Blog for Old Testament Textual Criticism
Apocrypha Gnostica
Hermeneutics and Human Dignity 
Ad Cummulus
The Overcaffeinated Greek Professor
Biblical Research
Marked by the Lamb: PazNaz Study of Revelation
Biblical Studies journal alerts
Atheist Biblical Criticism
ANZABS The Aotearoa-New Zealand Association of Biblical Studies
Joshua Paul Smith



As before, please let me know if there’s a blog you want to see in the results next quarter.


  9 Responses to “Top 50 Biblioblogs: Winter 2014 Report”

  1. Noteven a single Reformed blog like Pyromaniacs,Cripplegate, The Gospel Coalition, Reformation21, Ligonier, etc? Dont believe the rankings.

  2. I’m still at, but I’m no longer “In Ephesus / ἐν ἐφέσῳ”


  3. […] In other biblio-blogging news, Jim West discovered was able to take time away from re-telling this history of the reformation via memes to contribute the Super Duper First of the New Year Stupendous Carnival of Biblical Studies Joy. As always, Brian Small has a great collection of Hebrews Highlights for December. Finally, Peter Kirby emerged from hibernation and posed his Top 50 Biblioblogs report for the Winter Quarter. […]

  4. […] Bonus Reading: Top Fifty Biblioblogs (Winter 2014 Report) by Peter Kirby […]

  5. […] have been tallied, and tables have been tabulated. As in the last report, the method here uses Alexa rankings whenever they are available. For some sites (i.e., Patheos and […]

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