Dr. William Barrick
I’m a semi-retired Hebrew and Old Testament professor and I help people understand the richness of the Old Testament so they can joyfully love and serve their Creator. I’ve been married 50 years to a wonderful wife, and have 4 married children and 14 grandchildren.
I’m the Old Testament editor of the Evangelical Exegetical Commentary Series and am currently writing the volume on Genesis.
My Free Online Courses
I’ve taught Biblical Hebrew for several decades. If you’d like to learn, enroll in my free courses below.
- Hebrew Grammar I Course
- Hebrew Grammar II Course
- Hebrew Exegesis I Lecture Series
- Hebrew Exegesis II Lecture Series
I’ve also taught extensively on the book of Genesis and Introduction to the Old Testament.
Psalm 104 provides a break from the early psalms (Psalms 1-6) and from the Psalms of Ascents (Psalms 120-122). This psalm presents the poetic description of Creation as compared to the narrative of Genesis 1:1-2:3. An anonymous psalmist marked off this psalm's 35...read more
Psalm 6:9-11 (Hebrew verse numbering) closes this psalm emphatically and dramatically. David's depression has turned to triumphant confidence. His uncontrollable weeping and consuming fear finally disappear in his concentration upon Yahweh, his God. The Lord hears his...read more