The Behemoth is a small magazine about a big God and his big world. From the editors of Christianity Today, this ad-free, digital biweekly aims to help people behold the glory of God all around them, in the worlds of science, history, theology, medicine, sociology, Bible, and personal narrative.

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Previous Issues

Issue 40 / January 21, 2016

  1. Editor’s Note

    Issue 40: The best worst solar storm, hurricanes’ gifts, and a “spiritual Fitbit.” /

  2. The Week the Sun Reached Out and Touched Us

    The Carrington Flare happened at the last moment humanity could collectively appreciate it. /

  3. Why I Thank God for Hurricanes

    The natural disasters don’t simply destroy life. They make the world a better place. /

  4. Inside the ‘Spiritual Fitbit’

    Can an app measure how close you feel to God? Can it get you closer? /

  5. Poem: Snowflake

    “Timing’s everything.” /

  6. Wonder on the Web

    Issue 40: Links to amazing stuff.

Issue 39 / January 7, 2016

  1. Editor’s Note

    Issue 39: Your brain’s missing links, the scales of justice, and why seeing sin is such a relief. /

  2. Hallelujah, I’m a Miserable Sinner

    It’s only after we meet our Savior that we understand how much we need him. /

  3. Creation by Subtraction

    Be thankful you’ve lost much of your mind since your youth. /

  4. Why God Delights in the Metric System

    Fairness and justice were difficult before we looked to creation for our measurements. /

  5. Earth to Earth, Ashes to Ashes

    “Shall I devolve into dust bunnies?” /

  6. Wonder on the Web

    Issue 39: Links to amazing stuff.

Issue 38 / December 24, 2015

  1. Editor’s Note

    Issue 38: Virgin births in the animal kingdom, a modern Wise Man’s journey, and the womanhood of creation. /

  2. Virgin Births Happen All the Time

    Birds do it. Bees do it. Snakes, sharks, lizards, and lots of other animals do it solo too. /

  3. Staring at the Suns

    What I’ve learned as an amateur astronomer. /

  4. Why Mary Is So Blessed

    An Orthodox theologian describes how the Mother of God is what all creation was created to be. /

  5. Noel

    “We hear and sing / The customary carols” /

  6. Wonder on the Web

    Issue 38: Links to amazing stuff.

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