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July 3 , 1961
Volume 5, Number 20
July 3
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Table of Contents
The CT Archives are a rich treasure of biblical wisdom and insight from our past. Some things we would say differently today, and some stances we've changed. But overall, we're amazed at how relevant so much of this content is. We trust that you'll find it a helpful resource. - Mark Galli, editor-in-chief
Also in this Issue:
  • Supreme Court Sidesteps Birth Control Issue
  • Therapy and Training of Pastors
  • Evangelicals and Roman Catholics
  • The Greatest Question
  • Questions on Barth’s Theology
  • 13: Miracles
  • Recipe for a Waffling Minister
  • What Role for the Churches?: The Communist ‘Peace’ Front
  • Review of Current Religious Thought: July 03, 1961
Top Story May 26, 2019
Can We Finally Break the Silence Around Tamar?
Can We Finally Break the Silence Around Tamar?
Telling the uncomfortable story of “desolate” Tamar positions us to show a kind of compassion King David didn’t.