members, click to sign in..

4,581 active users!!Bandwidth
SATURDAY
FEB 13, 2016
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
BroadcastersNew Stuff!
Local Church Finder
Live Webcasts
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -1 hrs
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
PhotosNew Stuff!
Stores
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
Our Services
Submit Sermon
Members Only

Breaking News Home | All | Religion | Society | Tech | Choice | SA News
FRONT PAGE  |  2/13/2016
MONDAY, MAY 16, 2005  |  11 comments
Potter book out to break publishing records


KIND OF MAGIC: JK Rowling, pictured here with Order of the Phoenix, will give a reading of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince at Edinburgh Castle. Picture: Phil Wilkinson

GET ready for Harry Potter and the Mother of All Marketing Machines. With just two months to go before publication, a PR operation is swinging into life that will ensure that even if you don’t buy JK Rowling’s latest novel it will be virtually impossible not to hear about it.

And if claims by the bookseller Waterstone’s are to be believed, there is hardly any need to convince adults or children to go out and buy a copy of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.

The chain is confidently predicting that the book will smash publishing records when it comes out on July 16.

Waterstone’s says Harry Potter pre-orders are the highest for any book on record, and even the adult version of the novel - which has a different cover and fewer illustrations - is on course to be a best-selling title of the year. ...


CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
scotlandonsunday.scotsman.com

   03/14/15  |  Another One Bites the Dust • 2 comments
   03/11/15  |  God Doesn't Want Matt Chandler to be Your Pastor • 19 comments
   01/08/14  |  Christian Post: Warning, this article may offend many Christians • 93 comments
   01/01/14  |  Michelle Obama praises lesbian TV anchor • 17 comments
   12/29/13  |  U.S. Slams 'Conservative Gender Norms' • 377 comments
MORE RELATED ( ) NEWS | MORE..
   02/12/16  |  Now 'gays' thrust beliefs onto Christian T-shirt maker • 5 comments
   02/12/16  |  Oldest Surviving Copy of the Old Testament Recognized as World... • 34 comments
   02/09/16  |  NARAL slams Doritos for ‘humanizing fetuses’ • 5 comments
   02/04/16  |  'Christian' Obama at mosque: 'Muslim-Americans keep us safe' • 13 comments
   02/02/16  |  Ky. governor's stance stymies Planned Parenthood • 1 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   02/12/16  |  Feedback Friday for 02-12-16 • 1 comments
   02/05/16  |  Feedback Friday for 02-05-16 • 1 comments
   01/29/16  |  Feedback Friday for 01-29-16
   01/22/16  |  Feedback Friday for 01-22-16
   01/06/16  |  SermonAudio Tip: SermonAudio App v2.8.2 for Android Mobile... • 62 comments
MORE SPECIAL | MORE..
   02/13/16  |  Justice Antonin Scalia Dead • 3 comments
   02/13/16  |  Trump's profanity • 3 comments
   02/13/16  |  Conservative Christians Under Siege • 3 comments
   02/13/16  |  Banks resort to negative interest amid market collapse • 7 comments
   02/13/16  |  Creationism is an affront to reason, science and logic? • 6 comments
OTHER RECENT NEWS | MORE..
COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 11 user comment(s)
News Item5/20/05 12:04 AM
Russell L. Harris | Houston, Texas  Contact via email
I would like to find someone with a voice like that of Alexander Scourby and the funding to commission him to record an English translation of the Septuagint. That is needed sorely. The various readers of other audio Bibles, irrespective of the translation, simply can't hold a candle to Scourby. Scourby used only 47 CDs for the KJV translation of the Masoretic Text, so to hire a dramatic actor for 50 hours of reading at, say, $50 an hour (let's go for perfection) would cost only $2500, plus studio expense (which could be supplied gratis by a Christian radio station). Sponsors, anyone?
11

News Item5/19/05 9:14 PM
Dan | Tennessee  
You are so right, Russell. We need to be saturated with the word of God. And it should be a translation of the Textus Receptus like the KJV instead of the Textus Rejectus like the NIV (Never Inspired Version).
10

News Item5/19/05 6:13 AM
ARCH  
THANKS FOR THE ADVICE RUSSELL THAT WHY I COME ON THIS SITE TO LEARN FROM OTHER BRETHEREN MORE LEARNED THAN MYSELF, WHICH WOULDNT BE HARD.

THANKS BROTHER

9

News Item5/19/05 6:07 AM
Russell L. Harris | Houston, Texas  Contact via email
Agreed, Arch. Meanwhile, one of the best measures to take is to become extremely familiar with the Scripture by reading it over and over, or by listening to someone read it. The MP3 players are marvelous for this. The more familiar we become with the entire body of Scripture, the better we are able to spot inconsistencies caused by mistranslation and misinterpretation, because we know that there are no actual conflicts. Once you have a good understanding of the whole, it is easy to spot things which aren't right.
8

News Item5/19/05 5:18 AM
ARCH  
Russell its all about watering down our protestant heritage, after antichrist had tried to kill all bible believing christians after they seen that this didnt work they started watering the bible down by their translations and now as you say people will run to the left behind rubbish but try and get a good reformed book and you will have a hard job.
7

News Item5/19/05 5:11 AM
Russell L. Harris | Houston, Texas  Contact via email
My concern is that "Left Behind" is prominently displayed (together with much other rubbish of the same ilk) in "Christian book stores". Not too many years in the past, there were "Bible stores" but few, if any, "Christian book stores" -- reflecting the fact that THE Christian book is the Bible; but a "Bible store" nowadays is rare. And while "Christian book stores" do carry a few Bibles, only by mail-ordering can you access a decent selection. Better than ninety percent of the books in a typical Christian book store are worthless drivel.
6

News Item5/19/05 4:33 AM
arch  
russell at least in the book shops both these books will be on the same shelf the fiction one
5

News Item5/19/05 4:13 AM
Russell L. Harris | Houston, Texas  Contact via email
No one seems to have thought about which literary series -- the "Harry Potter" series of Rowling, or the "Left Behind" series of LaHaye and Jenkins (both being entirely fictional) -- poses the greater threat of leavening the Christian Faith with false doctrines and myth? Which is the more likely vehicle for the introduction of subtle error and non-Biblical concepts? My point is that, while attention has been focused upon "Harry Potter", "Left Behind" has been accepted by Christians without close inspection. And subtle error is a grave danger.
4

News Item5/17/05 1:39 PM
Jim | Nebraska  
It is impossible for us not to hear about it now!
3

News Item5/17/05 8:03 AM
Goofus  
I am writing a book about 'Hairy pot-head', much better'n this witchcraft stuff.
2

News Item5/17/05 6:31 AM
Arthur | Scotland  
Re: movies and this :-

"And they shall turn away their ears from the Truth, and shall be turned unto fables." [2Tim.4:4]

Signs of the times??

1
There are a total of 11 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Last PostTotal
Creationism is an affront to reason, science and logic?
wayfarer pilgrim from lubbock,tx: "evolution spawned nazism and communism. one..."
-31 min 
IRS chief: Blame rotten customer service and data hacks on...
wayfarer pilgrim from lubbock,tx: "it's like watching the wicked witch from the..."
-35 min 
NFL Celebrates LGBT Love, Black Lives Matter
b. mccausland: "mike just to bring to your attention that regretfully, your..."
-57 min 167 


Andrew Quigley
There Is Always Time!

'One Off Sermons'
Sunday - AM
Airdrie Reformed Presbyterian
Play! | MP3 | RSS


Drew McKeown
The True Vine

True Relationship
Ballyhalbert Gospel Hall
Play! | MP3

Dr Jerry Bilkes
Your God Reigns

Jerry Bilkes 2015
Free Reformed Church
Transcript!Play! | MP4

Shawn Reynolds
Then Shall We Know

Grace Particular Baptist
Sunday Service
Transcript!Play! | MP3

Dr. Peter Masters
A Prophetic Parable

Metropolitan Tabernacle
Bible Study
Video!Play! | MP4

Ralph Bouma
The conscience

Radio
Gospel Chapel Ministries
Play! | MP3

Sermon: Features of True Christians
Dr. Peter Masters

SPONSOR | 12,700+

SPONSOR




                   
He who fears God has nothing else to fear. ... C. H. Spurgeon

Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal


MOBILE
iPhone + iPad
Church App
Android
Church App
Kindle + Nook
Chromecast TV
ROKU TV
Amazon Fire TV
BlackBerry | Win
Apple Watch
Pebble Smartwatch
Kindle Reader


HELP
Knowledgebase
Broadcasters
Listeners
Q&A
Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Webcasting
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

FOLLOW
Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
Site Notices
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Local Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcasting
Video Support
Live Webcasting
Transcription Service
Business Cards
SOLO | MINI Sites
Domain Redirect
Favorites | QR Codes
Online Donations
24x7 Radio Stream
INTEGRATION
Sermon Browser
HTML Codes
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword | BW
JSON API

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Upload via Email
Auto-Upload Sermons
Auto-Blog Import
Picasa | FTP | Dropbox
ABOUT US
The largest and most trusted library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide.

Our Services | Articles of Faith
Broadcast With Us!
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Support Us | Testimonials New!