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Beauregard Parish Library

Knowledge, Growth, Imagination

During Phase 2, the Beauregard Parish Library is open with limited hours and limited services. Additional details can be seen here. Within those limitations, further closures may become necessary on short notice due to staff shortages. We will update our social media accounts in those instances. Patrons are also welcome to call 337-463-6217 x 0 during the DeRidder branch's open hours for the most recent updates on branch openings. Computer use is limited and by appointment only. Patrons can schedule appointments online here or by calling 337-463-6217 or in-person by asking a library clerk. Appointments are set at 45-minute intervals. No consecutive appointments for 1 person.

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Mango Monday: Religious and Scholarly Collection

Religious and Scholarly Collection

Most of the languages we will share with you on Mango Monday are modern languages that a user might want to learn for commerce or travel. Other times users want to know languages for personal study, whether the classics or for a more in-depth understanding of the original texts of sacred works. One of the best entries for this is Mango's Religious and Scholarly Collection, which will help with 4 different language scenarious.

BIBLICAL HEBREW
This is the Hebrew used in the Old Testament. Users can learn:

  • Genesis 1:1-5
  • Genesis 3:1-6
  • Psalms 23:1-6
  • Song of Solomon 3:1-5

KOINE GREEK
This is the Greek used in the New Testament. Users can learn:

  • John 1:1-5
  • Revelation 21:1-3
  • Matthew 6:9-13
  • Matthew 3:16-17

ANCIENT GREEK
In the Ancient Greek section, users can learn:

  • Iliad 1.1-5
  • Iliad 1.12-15, 1.18-19
  • Horodutus's Histories 1.23-24
  • Plato's Crito 43a

LATIN
This has several classics, including:

  • Gallic Wars 1.1.1
  • Gallic Wars 1.1.2
  • Gallic Wars 1.1.3
  • Gallic Wars 1.1.4
  • Phaedrus's "The Frog that Burst" 1
  • Phaedrus's "The Frog that Burst" 2
  • Martial 6.60
  • Cicero, Pro Archia 13.1
  • Cicero, Pro Archia 13.2
  • Cicero, Pro Archia 14.1

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Posted Monday March 30, 2015 03:00pm

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Contact us:
  • Telephone: (337) 463-6217
    or 1-800-524-6239 for areas of Beauregard Parish that are a long distance call
  • Fax: (337) 462-5434
  • Email: help@beau.org
  • Mailing Address:
    Beauregard Parish Library
    205 South Washington Ave.
    DeRidder, LA 70634

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