Amazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3D Amazon is reportedly developing a smartphone that sports a 3D screen that relies on retina-tracking technology to make images seem to float above the screen like a hologram. With the smartphone, users would be able to navigate through content by using their eyes alone, according to two unnamed people who discussed the phone with the Wall Street Journal. More
Mobile Efforts Help Propel Facebook’s Earnings Facebook was once a darling of investors, then a turnoff. Now, a year after going public, the social network seems to have settled into a more stable relationship with Wall Street. But the company has still been taking pains to prove that it can make more money from its base of more than a billion users, especially from those using Facebook on mobile devices. More
Catholic Church Approves iOS Confession App Next time the Catholic Guilt strikes, you can start the confession process on your iPhone. Senior officials in the Catholic Church have approved a $1.99 iPhone app aimed at helping Catholic users through confession. Approved by representatives in both the ... 02/9/2011 - 12:00 pm | View Link
Catholic Church approves 'Confession' app Senior church officials in both the US and the UK have approved a new mobile application "Confession: a Roman Catholic App". However, the Vatican has said it cannot be substituted for confession with a priest. The app allows users to confess to their sins ... 02/9/2011 - 11:00 am | View Link
Catholic Church approves confession app As the Washington Post's On Faith blog reported yesterday, an iPhone app designed to walk users through the sacrament of confession has received an official nod from a Catholic bishop in Indiana. Confession: A Roman Catholic App, produced by Little iApps ... 02/9/2011 - 12:40 am | View Link
Catholic Church approves confession iOS app The app will give downloaders a "personalized examination of conscience for each user." iApps, the company behind the app says (via Huff): Our desire is to invite Catholics to engage in their faith through digital technology. Taking to heart Pope Benedict ... 02/8/2011 - 12:26 pm | View Link
Catholic Church approves Confession app Prepare to unburden your conscience with Confession: A Roman Catholic App. Sorry, you still have to go to a confessional for the real thing. Get ready for the iPhone spiritual coach. The Catholic Church in the U.S. has approved an app that prepares ... 02/8/2011 - 5:57 am | View Link
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Confessions of a Pastor’s Wife: When I Don’t Like Church Have you ever felt like you didn't want to go to church? Blogger and pastor's wife Ellen Stumbo understands the dilemma. 10/20/2014 - 10:27 am | View Website
Augsburg Confession (1530 A.D.) | Christian Apologetics ... Preface Article 1: God Article 2: Original Sin Article 3: The Son of God Article 4: Justification Article 5: The Ministry of the Church Article 6: The New Obedience 10/19/2014 - 4:33 pm | View Website
Sacrament of Penance (Catholic Church) The Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation (commonly called Confession, Reconciliation or Penance) is one of seven sacraments of the Catholic Church and sacred ... 10/19/2014 - 3:47 am | View Website
Doctrinal Statements | Church of the United Brethren Doctrinal Statements. Over the years, the Church has seen fit to address several theological issues not covered in our Confession of Faith. In most cases, the issue ... 10/18/2014 - 11:01 pm | View Website
The Nitro-based IOBI Tutoring and Mentoring will host a free ACT course and free STEM seminar for high school students in November at South Charleston Christian Academy, 149 7th Ave. First is the "Opportunities for STEM Students" seminar at 3 p.m. Nov. 9. This will cover college applications, scholarships, internships and summer research for students interested in pursuing a career in science, technology engineering or math.
By Paul J. Nyden
Studying literary scholarship, along with Hebrew language and culture, inspired Robert Alter to study various translations of the Bible and to begin publishing new translations of his own. "My training was in the field of comparative literature. I worked on 18th-century to 20th-century European literature and American fiction," Alter said, during an interview with the Gazette-Mail.
By Douglas Imbrogno
At the heart of Jewish religious life lies the Torah, which encompasses the first five books of the Old Testament: Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy. And behind every hand-lettered rendition of the Torah found in Jewish temples is a sofer, who carefully and prayerfully renders these holy books in a tradition thousands of years old.
Republican lieutenant governor candidate Karyn Polito and her Democratic rival Steve Kerrigan debated for the first time yesterday in a heated 30-minute battle on Boston Herald Radio that touched on a host of issues. Here are some excerpts from the debate:• On Republican Charlie Baker’s national award for turning around Harvard Pilgrim Health Care: