the First Week of Advent
Below you will find the font names linked to the unicode fonts used within the various resources on the site. Click and save the file to your font directory/folder and restart your computer. Some Windows users might be required to open the font file and click the "Install" button to finish the task.
The Greek and Hebrew fonts have been graciously provided by SIL International, a faith-based organization that studies, documents, and assists in developing the world's lesser-known languages.
The Aramaic font was graciously provided by Beth Mardutha, a Syriac language institute seeking to promote the study and preservation of the Syriac heritage and language.
All fonts have been provided under the GNU General Public License agreement with the understand that there will be no charge for their usage.
When properly installed you should see two lines of the same text for each font, the second being an image.
This is the unicode OpenType font used for displaying the original Greek text within the various resources.
Ἐν ἀρχῇ ἦν ο λόγος. καὶ ο λόγος. ἦν πρὸς τὸν θεόν, καὶ θεὸς ἦν ο λόγος.
This is the unicode OpenType font used for displaying the original Hebrew text within the various resources.
בְּרֵאשִׁ֖ית בָּרָ֣א אֱלֹהִ֑ים אֵ֥ת הַשָּׁמַ֖יִם וְאֵ֥ת הָאָֽרֶץ׃
This is the unicode OpenType font used for displaying the original Aramaic text within the various resources.
ܒ݁ܪܺܫܺܝܬ݂ ܐܺܝܬ݂ܰܘܗ݈ܝ ܗ݈ܘܳܐ ܡܶܠܬ݂ܳܐ ܘܗܽܘ ܡܶܠܬ݂ܳܐ ܐܺܝܬ݂ܰܘܗ݈ܝ
ܗ݈ܘܳܐ ܠܘܳܬ݂ ܐܰܠܳܗܳܐ ܘܰܐܠܳܗܳܐ ܐܺܝܬ݂ܰܘܗ݈ܝ ܗ݈ܘܳܐ ܗܽܘ ܡܶܠܬ݂ܳܐ ܀