Audio Books

SJU alum’s approach to Bible soars to top of podcast charts – CSB/SJU

Fr. Mike Schmitz had seen the format tried before, but he hadn’t yet found an approach he considered easily accessible. So he and others got to work on developing their own version of reading the Bible in a year. The result was the “Bible in a Year” podcast in which Schmitz – a 1997 Saint …

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Kent District Library lends one million-plus ebooks and audiobooks in 2021

Posted on 25 January 2022. Top 60 public library system worldwide in total digital circulation Kent County, Michigan – Kent District Library (KDL) announced that it reached a record-breaking one million digital book checkouts in 2021. This milestone illustrates the continued growth and importance of library digital lending of ebooks and audiobooks, especially after a …

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Artist Marcel Dzama talks about how Moroccan mint tea and ‘dagger brushes’ fuel his wild and whimsical drawings

Marcel Dzama has established himself as a New York City fixture, literally. Last year, he was commissioned by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) to transform the surreal, dreamlike worlds he normally paints or draws into a mosaic now permanently installed at the Bedford L subway station. in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The pieces, collectively titled Nothing less …

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Joan Hennessy: How a Worthing Woman Helped Hundreds of German Jews Flee Hitler

Joan Hennessy was one of the first group of women at Worthing Girls’ High School to learn German. He got a job at a domestic agency in Chapel Road, Worthing, in the 1930s and began translating letters from Germans applying for jobs. It was then that he realized that there was a great need for …

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Authors of book on insomnia share hacks on cultivating and maintaining sleep hygiene-Art-and-culture News , Firstpost

‘What I do not like about allopathy is the focus on disease rather than health. I wanted to focus on health,’ says Khurshed Batliwala, co-author of Sleep Your Way to Success. If you have been struggling to sleep well, and need a manual to help you out, check out Khurshed Batliwala and Dinesh Ghodke’s book …

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