William D. Mounce
William D. Mounce is a scholar of New Testament Greek.

William Mounce is son of Robert H. Mounce, (also a Greek scholar, also on the ESV committee), and learnt Greek while young from his father. Following B.A., Bethel College
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, M.A., Fuller Theological Seminary
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 and PhD
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, University of Aberdeen
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, Mounce was professor of New Testament and Greek at Azusa Pacific University
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, and professor of New Testament
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 and director of the Greek language
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 program at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
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He is president of BiblicalTraining.org, and the vice president of Educational Development for BibleGateway.

Mounce specializes in the Greek language and has written a number of Greek language textbooks and tools. He is the New Testament chair of the English Standard Version
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 of the Bible
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. His book Basics of Biblical Greek Grammar (2nd ed.) won a 2003 Reader's Preference Editor's Choice Award in the Sacred Texts category.http://www.readerspreference.com/sacred.html


  • The Analytical Lexicon to the Greek New Testament (April 1993)
  • The Morphology of Biblical Greek (December 1994)
  • God's Word Complete Concordance (God's Word Series), with John J. Hughes (February 1996)
  • A Graded Reader of Biblical Greek (May 1996)
  • Word Biblical Commentary Vol. 46, 1 & 2 Timothy, Titus (May 2000)
  • The NIV English-Greek New Testament (December 2000)
  • Greek for the Rest of Us (May 2003)
  • Basics of Biblical Greek: Grammar and Workbook, 2nd ed (August 2003)
  • Interlinear for the Rest of Us: The Reverse Interlinear for New Testament Word Studies (April 2006)
  • Mounce's Complete Expository Dictionary of Old and New Testament Words (September 2006)
  • Greek and English Interlinear (NASB/NIV) (March, 2008)
  • Greek and English Interlinear (KJV/NIV) (March, 2008)
  • Basics of Biblical Greek: Grammar and Workbook, 3rd ed (November 2009)
  • Biblical Greek: A Compact Guide (February 2011)

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