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January (Web-only) 2010

Subscriber Access Only The State of the Union is Frustrating
The President's first State of the Union address disappointed some conservative advocacy groups who hoped he would strike a bipartisan tone.
Subscriber Access Only Edge of Darkness
Mel Gibson makes his acting comeback as—what else?—an angry cop looking for the man who killed his daughter.
Subscriber Access Only The Flannery O'Connor School
With his first feature film, That Evening Sun, writer-director Scott Teems wants to depict truth—even when it's ugly—and thinks all Christian filmmakers should aim for that.
Subscriber Access Only Packer, Unpacked
Timothy George attempts to interpret the great 'theologizer.'
Subscriber Access Only Was the Bush Faith-Based Initiative a Failure?
Subscriber Access Only 'In Jos We Are Coming Face to Face in Confrontation with Satan'
The Anglican Archbishop of Jos speaks out on last week's deadly attacks and the media coverage that followed.
Subscriber Access Only 'Mongrel Gospel'
Patty Griffin talks to CT about her new CD, an eclectic mix of country/bluegrass classics, African-American spirituals, ancient Catholic hymns, and a few originals.
Subscriber Access Only Introducing Chris McClarney
Subscriber Access Only The Infinite Order
Subscriber Access Only Birds & Cages
Subscriber Access Only Undisguised
Subscriber Access Only Downtown Church
Subscriber Access Only Theodicy in Light of Eternity
Theologians see hope for the future based on the past.
Subscriber Access Only Legion
The archangel Michael is the only thing standing between God's wrath and mankind's extermination in this nonsensical abomination of a film.
Subscriber Access Only He's No Ted Kennedy
Pro-life groups celebrate Scott Brown's victory in Massachusetts and rally against a Planned Parenthood center in Houston.
Subscriber Access Only Extraordinary Measures
A father goes to great lengths to save the lives of his two children suffering from a life-threatening disease; if only the movie were as extraordinary as the true story that inspired it.
Subscriber Access Only To Save a Life
Though it's the best-produced church-made film yet, this teen flick tries to tackle too many topics at once, muddling the story—and the transformative power of the gospel.
Subscriber Access Only Creation
This biopic of Charles Darwin gives a nice portrait of his personal life, but doesn’t adequately explore the origin of his ideas—and pits science and religion against one another.
Subscriber Access Only Point of Crisis, Point of Grace
Why it's crucial to recognize how little we're being transformed.
Subscriber Access Only The Truth About the Religious Violence in Jos, Nigeria
It's not easy to state who started it or how many died. But the horror for those affected is clear.
Subscriber Access Only More Human Smoke Rises in Jos
This week's deadly riots struck home for the academic dean of ECWA Theological Seminary.
Subscriber Access Only Helping Haiti Heal
Food for the Hungry explains the challenges it faces before it can begin to help Haiti recover from the earthquake.
Subscriber Access Only Under the Rubber Mask
He has donned prosthetics for Hellboy and Pan's Labyrinth, and will again as Frankenstein. With a cameo in Legion, Doug Jones talks about his work—and his faith.
Subscriber Access Only Catholics Come Home?
One of America's many "former Catholics," now an evangelical pastor, considers the latest New Evangelization initiative.
Subscriber Access Only One Week After Haiti's Earthquake, New Challenges in Helping
World Vision's Laura Blank on what makes this relief effort different—and on being surprised by hymns.
Subscriber Access Only Wake Up Love
Subscriber Access Only End Times
Subscriber Access Only Sweet Chariot
Subscriber Access Only Climb
Subscriber Access Only Living Room
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Archaeology: What an Ancient Hebrew Note Might Mean
Scholar says five lines of ancient script on a broken piece of pottery confirm Kingdom of Israel's existence in 10th century B.C. Others are cautious.
Subscriber Access Only The Last Station
The last days of literary legend Leo Tolstoy's life provide backdrop for a moving examination of the messiness of love.
Subscriber Access Only The Book of Eli
Its brutal content is not for all tastes, but this thoughtful action movie finds Denzel Washington protecting the last copy of a very important book: the Bible.
Subscriber Access Only Haitian Shockwaves
In a week full of political fights over same-sex marriage, groups pause to raise funds for Haiti relief efforts.
Subscriber Access Only Keeping the Faith
Denzel Washington is more than just an Oscar-winning superstar. He's a Christian who's serious about his roles ... even when they get a bit bloody, like in the Book of Eli.
Subscriber Access Only Why Organic Church Is Not Exactly a Movement
If the driving force of any movement or phenomenon is not Jesus Christ, we are building castles in the air. A response to "Long Live the Organic Church."
Subscriber Access Only Long Live the Organic Church: A Response
We can live faithfully in the moment while attempting to transform society.
Subscriber Access Only Fire in My Bones
Subscriber Access Only Love and the Lack Thereof
Subscriber Access Only Frio Suite
Subscriber Access Only July Flame
Subscriber Access Only Sprinkle Playing Fair
Band's new album to follow in footsteps of solo and production career. Plus: Mambazo returns to America; Katy Perry getting married; and more.
Subscriber Access Only Finding Meaning in the Pentateuch
Powerful endorsements bolster John Sailhamer's new tome on the Bible's first five books.
Subscriber Access Only What Is Today's Greatest Moral Issue?
It may not top the list for evangelical leaders, but sports made the front page for political groups this week.
Subscriber Access Only Youth in Revolt
Michael Cera shows both his naive and nasty sides in this adaptation of the cult classic novel.
Subscriber Access Only Leap Year
The Irish countryside is gorgeous, but the rest of this road-tripping rom-com is formulaic and flat.
Subscriber Access Only Christian Retailers Seek Federal Probe of Competitors
CBA asks Justice Department to investigate pricing by larger companies.
Subscriber Access Only Q & A: Brit Hume
The former news anchor for Fox News explains why he told Tiger Woods to turn to the Christian faith.
Subscriber Access Only Long Live Organic Church!
But what do we do if the world isn't transformed?
Subscriber Access Only The Law Of Gravity
Subscriber Access Only U2 Tops 2009 Tour
Irish rockers could top 2010 too, as new shows are already selling out. Plus: Brickman on PBS; Carman gets personal; Family Force 5's 2010 preview; and more.
Bless This Tackle? Not a Prayer
Bless This Tackle? Not a Prayer
Christians’ misguided fight for football devotions isn’t working.