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 19 / April 2, 2015

  1. Editors’ Note
  2. Back from the Dead? Heard It Before.

    The Bible, history books, and newspapers are full of resurrection stories. But something different happened at Jesus’ tomb. /

  3. Seeds—Small and Mighty

    They’ve done nothing less than transform the planet. /

  4. Why Jesus Used Bad Science

    When God humbled himself, his intellect was not exempt. /

  5. Good Friday

    ‘A horror of great darkness at broad noon— I, only I.’ /

  6. Wonder on the Web

    Links to amazing stuff

Issue 18 / March 19, 2015

  1. Editors’ Note
  2. The Dance of Suffering and Love

    What to do with our grief for the world. /

  3. Wheat and Bread by the Numbers

    Common foods, rich with history and biblical meaning. /

  4. Precious Oil, Mingled with Tears

    Hope happens here at this nexus of bitter and sweet. /

  5. Hope

    ‘It is the singular gift / we cannot destroy in ourselves’ /

  6. Wonder on the Web

    Links to amazing stuff

Issue 17 / March 5, 2015

  1. Editors’ Note
  2. The Problem of Beauty

    It’s a clue that leads us to the most magnificent of places. /

  3. The Good News on Paper

    13 amazing facts about a material used by millions to feed the soul. /

  4. ‘Beauteous Duck’

    The emperor penguin is an animal from which myths are made. /

  5. O Sapientia

    ‘My Ground of Being, always grounding me.’ /

  6. Wonder on the Web

    Links to amazing stuff

All Previous Issues