PR - Logos Bible Software to be Ported to the Mac

From: Carl W. Conrad (
Date: Thu Oct 30 1997 - 06:22:28 EST

Some of us on the list who actually are Mac users, in spite of what Umberto
Eco has said about the theological differences between Mac and DOS users,
will find this PR notice of the porting of LOGOS software to the Mac
platform welcome.

>Date: Wed, 29 Oct 97 15:02:01 -0800
>From: EvangeList <>
>Subject: PR - Logos Bible Software to be Ported to the Mac
>This announcement is from:
>Jon & Janelle Gardner, <>
>The Logos Library System, Logos Bible Software, to be released for
>Oak Harbor, WA - Logos Research Systems, Inc. announced today plans to
>convert the Logos Library System, (Logos Bible Software) to the Macintosh
>platform, a product long-requested by Mac users.
>According to Dale Pritchett, Logos Vice President for Sales & Marketing,
>"Bible Software for the Macintosh is very much in demand, due to the
>current lack of offerings in Macintosh Bible Software, and the high
>numbers of Macintosh computers installed in Bible colleges, seminaries,
>and churches."
>To complete the Macintosh version of the Logos Library System, Logos
>recruited John Pickett for the position of Senior Software Development
>Engineer. Pickett's past employment experience includes, Software
>Development Manager for Connectsoft, Software Development Engineer for
>Attune Software, and Contracted Lead Development Engineer for Microsoft
>Corporation. During his two and a half years at Microsoft Pickett's
>primary focus was porting several versions of both Microsoft Encarta and
>Microsoft Bookshelf to the Macintosh platform. He was one of three
>engineers that worked on Mac Encarta '95, '96 and '97 and also the lead
>developer on Mac Bookshelf 96-97.
>Logos currently markets five Macintosh products, Lest We Forget- A
>History of the Holocaust, The Dead Sea Scrolls Revealed, Noah and the
>Ark, David & Goliath, and the newest edition- Logos Lesson Builder, A
>Bible Study Leader's Aid. For more information, contact Logos at
>800-875-6467 or visit their web site at <>.

Carl W. Conrad
Department of Classics/Washington University
One Brookings Drive/St. Louis, MO, USA 63130/(314) 935-4018
Home: 7222 Colgate Ave./St. Louis, MO 63130/(314) 726-5649 OR

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