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09

2012

Trevin Wax|2:49 am CT

Worth a Look 5.9.12

Leo Tolstoy: Youth Group President?

Tolstoy pursued perfection in his own strength and energy apart from the grace of God. He constantly lived under guilt and shame, and he died a miserable vagrant. He never enjoyed the Christian life because he missed the essence of Christianity.

Here’s Why Google and FaceBook Might Completely Disappear in the Next 5 Years:

Social companies born since 2010 have a very different view of the world.  These companies – and Instagram is the most topical example at the moment – view the mobile smartphone as the primary (and oftentimes exclusive) platform for their application.  They don’t even think of launching via a web site.  They assume, over time, people will use their mobile applications almost entirely instead of websites.

We will never have Web 3.0, because the Web’s dead.

Tom’s Targum - Robert Gundry reviews N.T. Wright’s translation of the New Testament

So KNT’s similar combination of translation, paraphrase, insertions, semantic changes, slanted interpretations, and errant renderings—all well-intentioned—works beautifully as a targum. Which apart from the question of truth in advertising isn’t to disparage KNT.

The Story of Ian and Larissa. Powerful video.

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