From a Crossway press release: Crossway Celebrates 5 Years of Online ESV Bible by Launching iPhone Site Crossway Bibles celebrated the fifth anniversary of its dedicated ESV Bible web site on July 22 with the launch of a free web site optimized for the new Apple iPhone. The web site offers the complete, searchable text of the ESV Bible plus a variety of daily Bible readings. A Crossway partner has also developed an ESV iPhone application. AcroDesign Technologies last week launched iBibleSpace, which offers the complete ESV Bible text plus a daily Bible verse, several podcasts, and other … [Read more...] about Online ESV Bible Launches iPhone Site
Abraham writes: Our sale on books will continue until tomorrow at noon—12:00 PM CT, June 29. My wife and I bought 15 books a few hours ago. … [Read more...] about DG Book Sale Extended!
Ayaan Hirsi Ali, formerly a member of the Dutch parliament, and writer of the controversial film Submission, is now with the American Enterprise Institute, a conservative think-tank in Washington, D.C. Her 12-minute film powerfully examines domestic violence in Islamic households. Ali was a guest on CBS 60 minutes this evening. Ali has written a book entitled The Caged Virgin: An Emancipation Proclamation for Women and Islam in which she examines the question of "whether the roots of evil [referring to the 9/11 attacks] can be traced to the faith I grew up with: was the aggression, the … [Read more...] about Ayaan Hirsi Ali
Dear Friends, I apologize, but it appears that I will be unable to blog until Thursday of this week (8/10). … [Read more...] about Experiencing Computer Difficulties
President Bush receives little credit for the strong US economy, yet it is indisputable that the tax cuts he instituted in 2003 have been overwhelmingly helpful. "In the nine quarters preceding that cut on dividend and capital gains rates and in marginal income-tax rates, economic growth averaged an annual 1.1%. In the 12 quarters--three full years--since the tax cut passed, growth has averaged a remarkable 4%." "In the first nine months of fiscal 2006, tax revenues have climbed by $206 billion, or nearly 13%. As the Congressional Budget Office recently noted, "That increase represents the … [Read more...] about Tax Cuts Put More People in Higher Tax Brackets
The June 19, 2006 issue of Newsweek had a periscope called "Managing Mommies" in which Linda Hirshman discussed her book Get to Work: A Manifesto for Women of the World. Hirshman informs stay at home mom's that they "should have work that brings influence, honor, compensation, a way of being political, and a hand in shaping the world around you." It was incredible that Newsweek could be so foolish as to promote such an overt expression of feminism -- and one that, ironically, demeans millions of women who are shaping the next generation and society in many significant ways. Not … [Read more...] about Newsweek, Feminism, and the Disrespect of Women