Computers-Software

Technical Problems for First Christians

by Steve Ray on May 26, 2015

"But this was so much easier than - what did you call it - a book?"

Yes, the first Christians had a difficult time with the technical transition – from scrolls to books.

You will certainly appreciate the need for the first “tech guys.” Enjoy!

I laughed so hard I had tears in my eyes! I hope you enjoy this as much as I did.

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I have been using Verbum/Logos for 20 years. There is no Catholic and Bible Software to compare. This is a goldmine. 

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You can watch videos to see how it works — kind of like taking a test drive :-)  Click here. Use Promo Code STEVERAY for a 15% discount.

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I’ve waited 20 years for this. I have the fantastic Verbum Catholic and Bible Software. They are doing it right! It is thoroughly Catholic — to my great joy. It continues to grow in resources and power. It is on my computer 24 hours a day!

But now the icing is on the cake! They have just released Verbum 6 with Bible atlases, Catholic Scripture commentaries, Church documents, timelines, Factbooks, lectionary and much more. But what I am thrilled with is the searchable Catechism. No longer a big cumbersome book on my lap or desk. It is fully searchable, linked to all the references AND is on my laptop, desktop, iPad and iPhone — all linked, synced and fast and very cool!

The Catechism is a spectacular hub for studying the Catholic Faith. The Catechism contains roughly 4,800 references to the Bible and other writings. The Logos edition links 95% of these to their sources, and these sources are themselves linked to other texts. The Catechism becomes a gateway into the Faith.

Hover the cursor over a footnote, Bible reference, quote from a Father or Council of the Church and a pop up window temporarily appears with the full quote. It is linked to the councils, to Scripture, to the whole 38-volume set of the Church Fathers — and that is just scratching the surface.

Check out this short video to see what power and speed and information is at your fingertips — even on a plane, in a car, under a tree, or in a class. You’ve gotta get this program if you love the Bible and the Catholic Faith.

See it below but BUY IT HERE FOR A 15% DISCOUNT  Enter Promo Code STEVERAY for the 15% discount.

See other demo videos on their website. This will make a great Christmas present for spouse, seminarian, friend, priest, studentor Yourself!

Click this for a short 2-minute video to show the POWER of Logos!

 From a friend: “Hello there Steve This is Bill from Saginaw. How are you, I thoroughly enjoyed your book Crossing The Tiber which I have given to several of my Baptists friend who are now talking civilly with me about my faith.

“With your book and the referral to Verbum I have learned an awful lot. Every time I log into Verbum I say a prayer you and your family. I do this out of gratitude for you introducing me to this wonderful Catholic resource. Thank you again Steve this really has made a difference in my journey.”

By the way, all my books and Bible studies are now on Verbum! Visit www.Verbum.com/SteveRay. Use the Promo Code SteveRay for the 15% discount.

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