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  Thomas Hawk's Digital Connection
Thomas Hawk is a photographer and digital media enthusiast in the San Francisco Bay Area writing under the pen name Thomas Hawk.
Professionally Thomas Hawk is an investment advisor in a non technology related field and uses his pen name to separate his investment career and identity from his thoughts and opinions on new media and technology, both fields which neither he nor his firm advise or offer services for professionally.
Thomas Hawk's Digital Connection covers all things having to do with the new digital revolution -- including Microsoft, TiVo, digital photography, photo sharing, image search, digital rights, and other topics regarding the power of personal technology.
thomashawk.com   (1195 words)

  
  The Gospel of Thomas
The Christology and Protology of the Gospel of Thomas
If Thomas were dependent upon the synoptic gospels, it would be possible to detect in the case of every Thomas-synoptic parallel the same tradition-historical development behind both the Thomas version of the saying and one or more of the synoptic versions.
That is, Thomas' author/editor, in taking up the synoptic version, would have inherited all of the accumulated tradition-historical baggage owned by the synoptic text, and then added to it his or her own redactional twist.
www.earlychristianwritings.com /thomas.html   (1771 words)

  
  Clarence Thomas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Thomas was the youngest of the justices with whom he served from the time of his appointment to the confirmation of Chief Justice John Roberts in 2005.
Thomas was confirmed by the Senate with a 52-48 vote on October 15, 1991, making it the closest confirmation vote for a Justice in the 20th century.
Thomas wrote that the beating, which left Hudson with minor bruises, facial swelling, loosened teeth, and a cracked dental plate, did not cause sufficient harm to meet the constitutional standard; however, he left open the option of a criminal charge or a tort claim, just not a constitutional claim.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Clarence_Thomas   (2898 words)

  
 Saint Thomas Aquinas
Thomas was born in 1225 at Roccasecca, a hilltop castle from which the great Benedictine abbey of Montecassino is not quite visible, midway between Rome and Naples.
Thomas describes logic as dealing with "second intentions," that is, with relations which attach to concepts expressive of the natures of existent things, first intentions.
Thomas emphasizes those passages in the Aristotelian natural writings which speak of the order of determination, that is, of what considerations come first and are presupposed to those that come later.
plato.stanford.edu /entries/aquinas   (11428 words)

  
 Thomas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Thomas was not a Biblical given name, but originated from the Aramaic designation תום or Tôm.
The meaning of the name is "twin", and in the New Testament the designation was applied to Judas Thomas, "Jude the Twin" who was venerated as Saint Thomas the Apostle.
The name "Thomas" was not very popular until the 12th century, after the martyrdom of Thomas à Becket.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Thomas   (219 words)

  
 Abraham Lincoln's Parents
Thomas Lincoln hauled the coffin, which was made of green pine, on a sled to the top of a thickly wooded hill and buried Nancy without a formal funeral service.
Thomas, who was born in Rockingham County, Virginia, was the 4th of 5 children born to the couple.
Thomas was a farmer and a carpenter and was a responsible citizen living on the frontier.
home.att.net /~rjnorton/Lincoln81.html   (2418 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: St. Thomas Becket
Thomas was born of parents who, coming from Normandy, had settled in England some years previously.
He took "Thomas of London", as Becket was then most commonly called, for his chancellor, and in that office Thomas at the age of thirty-six became, with the possible exception of the justiciar, the most powerful subject in Henry's wide dominions.
Thomas seems all along to have suspected Henry of a design to strike at the independence of what the king regarded as a too powerful Church.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/14676a.htm   (2173 words)

  
 Thomas College - How to Make an Appointment to Visit the Campus
Driving to Thomas College Thomas College is located at 180 West River Road in Waterville, Maine.
Thomas College is 1.5 miles on the left.
Traveling to Thomas College by Plane The two major airports in Maine are Bangor International (BGR) and Portland International (PWM).
www.thomas.edu /geninfo/directions.asp   (409 words)

  
 Surgical Technician, Vivien T. Thomas
Vivien T. Thomas was a key player in pioneering the anastomosis of the subclavian artery to the pulmonary artery.The surgical work he performed with Alfred Blalock paved the way for the successful outcome of the Blalock-Taussig shunt.
Thomas supervised the surgical laboratories at Hopkins for over 35 years, and in 1976 he was appointed instructor in surgery at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
Thomas with Helen Taussig, and Steven Muller, President of The Johns Hopkins University at graduation ceremonies in 1976, during which Thomas was honored.
www.medicalarchives.jhmi.edu /vthomas.htm   (285 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: St. Thomas the Apostle
Again it was St. Thomas who during the discourse before the Last Supper raised an objection: "Thomas saith to him: Lord, we know not whither thou goest; and how can we know the way?" (John 14:5).
On the other hand the reputed relics of St. Thomas were certainly at Edessa in the fourth century, and there they remained until they were translated to Chios in 1258 and towards to Ortona.
Besides the "Acta Thomae" of which a different and notably shorter redaction exists in Ethiopic and Latin, we have an abbreviated form of a so-called "Gospel of Thomas" originally Gnostic, as we know it now merely a fantastical history of the childhood of Jesus, without any notably heretical colouring.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/14658b.htm   (1090 words)

  
 History of Thomas, WV   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Thomas is located in the small four-by-seven mile area known as the Fairfax district of Tucker County.
The populations of the six towns in the District (Thomas, Pierce, Benbush, Douglas, Coketon, and William) totaled 5,000.
Thomas was named for Thomas Beall Davis (1828-1911), brother of Senator Henry Gassaway Davis.
www.artcompanyofdavis.com /Artcompany/thomas.html   (445 words)

  
 Thomas
The Incredulity of Saint Thomas with Saint Magno Vescovo, Cima da Conegliano, 1505.
The Incredulity of Saint Thomas, Bernardo Strozzi, 1620.
The Incredulity of Saint Thomas, Gerrit van Honthorst, 1620.
www.textweek.com /art/thomas.htm   (234 words)

  
 Astronaut Bio: Andrew S. W. Thomas (1/2006)
In 1987, Dr. Thomas was named manager of Lockheed’s Flight Sciences Division and directed the technical efforts in vehicle aerodynamics, flight controls and propulsion systems that supported the company’s fleet of production aircraft.
During the mission, Dr. Thomas performed an EVA of 6.5 hours to install components to the outside of the space station.
Thomas tested and evaluated new procedures for flight safety and inspection and repair techniques for the Shuttle’s thermal protection system.
www.jsc.nasa.gov /Bios/htmlbios/thomas-a.html   (805 words)

  
 Thomas L. Friedman - The New York Times
Thomas L. Friedman, Op-Ed columnist, and Joseph E. Stiglitz, winner of the 2001 Nobel Prize in Economics, discuss how globalization is changing the world.
Thomas L. Friedman appeared on "Meet the Press" along with New York Times columnists David Brooks and Maureen Dowd.
Thomas L. Friedman talks about his new book, "The World Is Flat," with Jon Stewart.
www.nytimes.com /top/opinion/editorialsandoped/oped/columnists/thomaslfriedman   (346 words)

  
 Thomas Paine
On January 29, 1737, Thomas Paine was born in Thetford, England.
Thomas didn't exactly excel at the role, getting discharged from his post twice in four years, but as an inkling of what was to come, he published The Case of the Officers of Excise (1772), arguing for a pay raise for officers.
He created and maintains a website, leftjustified.com, devoted to examining the roots of constitutional government in the United States and around the world.
www.ushistory.org /paine   (655 words)

  
 Dylan Thomas: Biography Project: biographical information, links, bibliography and more
Dylan Marlais Thomas was born in Swansea, Wales on October 27, 1914.
Thomas' lust for life and love of drink may well have contributed to his premature demise, yet his work remains, a testament to both his skill and mastery of The Word.
The Dylan Thomas Photo Album: I believe this is a photo album with a variety of Dylan Thomas quotes scattered throughout...
www.popsubculture.com /pop/bio_project/dylan_thomas.html   (1411 words)

  
 The Gospel Of Thomas Homepage
This new edition of the Gospel of Thomas and Christian Wisdom includes chapters about: The Nature of The Gospel of Thomas, The Gospel of Thomas and Gnosticism, Wisdom in Thomas, Image and Light, Christology and Sophiology, Thomas and the New Testament, Thomas and Baptism, Thomas and Corinthians, and a translation of the Gospel itself.
Except for the similar names, the "Infancy Gospel of Thomas" and the "Gospel of Thomas" are not historically connected.
Carl Yenetchi's Swedenborgian Dissertation on The Gospel of Thomas
home.epix.net /~miser17/Thomas.html   (1071 words)

  
 Clarence Thomas
Thomas was the beneficiary of a similar minority program a few years later at Yale Law School.
Thomas' nomination itself threw traditional political loyalties into disarray.
Thomas also ended the use of class action suits that relied on statistical evidence of discriminatory effects.
www.oyez.org /oyez/resource/legal_entity/106/biography   (1238 words)

  
 St. Thomas - Catholic Online
Thomas was a Jew, called to be one of the twelve Apostles.
When Jesus said He was returning to Judea to visit His sick friend Lazarus, Thomas immediately exhorted the other Apostles to accompany Him on the trip which involved certain danger and possible death because of the mounting hostility of the authorities.
Thomas is also mentioned as being present at another Resurrection appearance of Jesus - at Lake Tiberias when a miraculous catch of fish occurred.
www.catholic.org /saints/saint.php?saint_id=410   (428 words)

  
 Joshua Thomas   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Brother Thomas influenced the Admiral to spare the trees around the Methodist camp ground and to use a vacant house as a headquarters rather than seizing a neighbor's home.
In 1835 Brother Thomas was ordained as an Elder of the Methodist Church and attended the Philadelphia Annual Conference that year, where the Presiding Elder introduced him as the man who had preached on Tangier Island before the British army.
The "Methodist", having a length of between 20 and 30 feet and a five foot width, was hewn by Hance Croswell of Annamessex from a tree grown in the neighborhood of Curtis' Chapel and was built and launched at some 150 yards north of St. Peter's Church on Jones' Creek.
www.intercom.net /user/goldmar/thomas   (1617 words)

  
 The Gospel of Thomas Collection -- The Gnostic Society Library
The Gospel of Thomas (General Discussion) Located at Yahoo groups, "this is a discussion list for those interested in exploring the meanings of the 114 sayings attributed to Jesus in the Gospel of Thomas.
The Gospel of Thomas and the Hermeneutics of Vision by Dr. Lance Owens.
An exploration of the relationship between the Thomas and Johannine Gospels, suggesting that Thomas was a source document for John.
www.gnosis.org /naghamm/nhl_thomas.htm   (2471 words)

  
 The Ecole Glossary   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Known in Syriac tradition as Judas Thomas, St. Thomas is remembered now as the doubter, in spite of his declaration of faith and presumed martyrdom.
A native of Galilee, Thomas is listed among the Twelve, with the surname Didymus, although his calling is not described.
In the IX Century, Alfred of Wessex sent alms to India for St. Thomas and St.
www2.evansville.edu /ecoleweb/glossary/thomas.html   (225 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Thomas & Friends Thomas the Tank Engine: Imaginarium.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
My son loves thomas, he pulls him along everywhere we go, his only complaint is that he doesnt have a tunnel that he can put thomas in..
Thomas is so much better for my son than his other battery operated toys, Nothing like a tried and true method of entertainment for young children like my son.
Thomas and his friends wooden collection is by far the best of all the Thomas toys.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/ASIN/B00000JHX6/ref=nosim/derkeiler-20?dev-t=D2Y5TUCCVJ7DGE   (1474 words)

  
 Thomas County, KS
The Kansas State Historical Society also has more historical data for Thomas County online including a rich bibliography and lists of cemeteries, post offices, and newspapers.
The Thomas County courthouse (1906) is on the National Register of Historic Places.
The Thomas County Free Fair is held the last week in July.
skyways.lib.ks.us /counties/TH   (244 words)

  
 Learning Curve | Our Brands
Thomas & Friends Wooden Railwayis a comprehensive, open-ended play system which can help develop physical, social and cognitive skills, as well as foster a sense of accomplishment.
The vehicles were designed with preschoolers in mind from their bright colors, to rounded edges, to 'smart' magnets that connect either way.
Thomas & Friends need these dependable cars to be Really Useful on the Island.
www.learningcurve.com /ourProducts/thomas.asp   (750 words)

  
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Thomas Wooden Railway in Stock Thomas, Percy, Henry, Toby, Emily and more.
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 ThomasNet® - CNC Machining, Metal Stamping, Gaskets, Fasteners and other industrial products and services.
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www.thomasnet.com   (371 words)

  
 Amazon.com Imaginarium.com: Brands / Thomas & Friends : Battery Operated Trains, Buildings & Destinations, Tracks, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The magical storybook adventures of Thomas the Train were created in 1945 by a father who loved trains and wanted a shared experience with his son.
Thomas Wooden Railway trains magically bring these classic stories of Thomas and his friends to life and provide little engineers everywhere with a rich world to discover and explore.
Train play with Thomas & Friends is a rite of passage that will spark your preschooler's imagination and sense of adventure as well as boost motor skills.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/browse/-/602896   (171 words)

  
 Cal Thomas's Biography : Client Profile : Ambassador Speakers Bureau & Literary Agency   (Site not responding. Last check: )
With a twice-weekly column appearing in over 600 newspapers nationwide, Cal Thomas is the most widely read and one of the most highly regarded voices on the American political scene.
In addition to his journalistic and literary achievements, Thomas lectures frequently on college campuses and is in great demand as a speaker for non-profit and corporate audiences worldwide.
Thomas and his wife, Ray, who is a family therapist, have four children and eight grandchildren and live in the
www.ambassadoragency.com /client_profile.cfm/cid/125   (320 words)

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