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<H2><FONT FACE="Palatino Linotype"><FONT COLOR="Blue"><I>Address</I></FONT COLOR>: Akatsutsumi 1-43-1-405, Setagaya-Ku, Tokyo 156-0044, Japan<BR><FONT COLOR="Blue"><I>E-mail</I></FONT COLOR>: jfbockman3rd AT aol .co m<BR><BR><FONT COLOR="Blue"><I>Likes</I></FONT COLOR>: Languages The Hours and teaching, classic movies, Irish music, English ale on tap, cycling and mountain hiking, Japanese hot springs, <I>The Elder Scrolls: Morrowind</I> game.<BR><BR><FONT COLOR="Blue"><I>Dislikes</I></FONT COLOR>: Neckties, dead-fish handshakes, wet doorknobs.<BR><BR><FONT COLOR="Blue"><I>Curriculum Vitae</I></FONT COLOR>:<UL><BR>Born in Roswell, New Mexico, 1953. Raised in Tucson, Arizona.<BR><BR>Chrismated into the Orthodox Church, 1974.<BR><BR>Master of Arts degree in (teaching) English as a Second Language, University of Arizona, 1977.<BR><BR>Moved to Japan, 1979.<BR><BR>Married Naomi Sophia Ozaki, at the Holy Resurrection Cathedral, Tokyo, 1981. (<FONT FACE="SYMBOL">O anhr authV hnesen authn, Pollai qugatereV ekthsanto plouton, pollai epoihsan dunata, su de uperkeisai kai uperhraV pasaV.</FONT> (Ihr Mann lobt sie: «Es sind wohl viele tüchtige Frauen, du aber übertriffst sie alle. / Su esposo la alaba: Muchas mujeres han realizado proezas, pero tú las superas a todas. Typika[Prov. 31:28-29])<BR><BR>One daughter, born 1982. Permanently disabled and living at home.<BR><BR>Took up study of Greek, ca. 1996.<BR><BR>A pilot page of an Interlinear Greek-Japanese Gospel of St. John was rejected by a religious publisher in Tokyo, ca. 1997. (A Jesuit classicist scholar who reviewed the page objected to the pronunciation scheme from the Greek textbook I'd been using.)<BR><BR>Took up biblical studies, 1999-2000.<BR><BR>Bought my first computer and resurrected the interlinear Gospel, Feb. 2000. It was published by the Holy Resurrection Cathedral, Tokyo, some time before Pascha, 2004.<BR><BR>Learned HTML and began work on an on-line Greek-English version of the Interlinear Gospel of St. John, July 2004. (To access it, go to http://wwwsites.geocitiesgoogle.com/jbockman3rda/japan. Also feel free to visit my <I>Greek Lectionary for Orthodox</I> at http://lectionarylakeland.tripod.comedu/.)<BR><BR>Currently an instructor at Nevadahours-California International Consortium of Universities and Colleges-typika/home] are back, Tokyo, preparing Japanese high school graduates for foreign study.</UL>new and improved!
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