Logos 7.9 Beta 1

Logos 7.9 Beta 1 ( was released on July 31, 2017.

Known Issue: Search Helps are not currently shown for Bible Search. (Mac only)

Logos Now

New Features

Known Issues: These features are not currently locked, but will be only available for Logos Now users in Beta 2.

Guide Section

  • A new section displaying Sermon Outlines, it is on by default in Sermon Starter Guides and can be added to Passage and Exegetical Guides.

Visual Filters

  • Added new Media Visual Filters for Atlas, Verse of the Day art, and other Media.

New Features

Courses Tool

  • The Courses tool will show a plan as completed when all required sessions have been completed. Thread

Keyboard Shortcuts

  • ⌘+T now opens a new tab on Mac.

Resource Navigation

  • Resources with Greek, Hebrew, and Aramaic headwords can now be navigated using untransliterated words (I.e. g:logos).


  • Context menu ‘Send to Sermon’ has been added to resources tagged with sermon outlines.
  • The preferred Bible section of an Everything search will display the Bible verse for reference searches such as “Gen 1:1” or “<Gen 1:1>.”
  • In an Everything search, the Library Results section is earlier in the list, and a limited list of results is displayed along with a link to run an All Resources search showing the normal presentation of results.
  • Added Fuzzy Bible search results to Bible searches


  • New Windows option in 7.9 Beta 1 to make Logos faster. See this Thread for instructions on how to use. (Windows only)

Bug Fixes

Courses Tool

  • Fixed issue of extra white space in video panel display. (Mac only) Thread


  • Fixed issue with missing lemmas in “Referred to As” section.
  • Fixed bug where distinct annotations were merged together in search results if they were contiguous (e.g., <Person Jesus> in Matt 1:1. Thread


  • Removed pointless context menu in some tools (Courses, Bible Browser).

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