The Book Audio Series Archives

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August 01, 2017

Presidential Birthdays

Five former US presidents have birthdays in August, with the oldest being Benjamin Harrison, followed by Herbert Hoover, Lyndon Johnson, Bill Clinton...
July 31, 2017

William Penn

Journalist, minister, missionary, and Quaker—English-born William Penn is best known for his royal charter in 1681 to form a new colony in America, Pe...
July 28, 2017

Shabbat Chazon The Mournful Fast of Tisha B'Av

At sundown on July 28, is the Jewish commemoration of Shabbat Chazon—taking its name from Isaiah 1:1–27, a passage read from the Haftarah, before the...
July 26, 2017

William Wilberforce and “Amazing Grace”

On July 26, 1833, William Wilberforce received news that the Slavery Abolition Act passed—a culmination of four decades fighting to abolish slavery in...
July 27, 2017

AKA Chance the Rapper

In this year’s Time magazine list of the 100 Most Influential People is a young hip-hop artist—Chancelor Bennett—a.k.a., Chance the Rapper! The Ti...
July 25, 2017

Mortarboards and Messages

In a fast-changing world of both fad and fashion, the timeless “mortarboard” seems to defy both pomp and circumstance, becoming a message board for ev...
July 24, 2017

The Bible on the Moon

On July 20, 1969, lunar module pilot, Buzz Aldrin, landed the first human beings on the surface of the moon—returning to Earth on July 24! Right b...