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August 6 , 1976
Volume 20, Number 22
August 6
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Table of Contents 1976
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:
  • A Question of Purpose
  • Editor's Note from August 06, 1976
  • The Democrats: God in the Garden?
  • Sunday School—Expanding Structure Creatively
  • The Omen
  • Hume’s Heresy: Believing Is beyond Knowing
  • The Lost World: Decadence in the Fiction of Thomas Pynchon
  • Eutychus and His Kin: August 6, 1976
  • Preparing for the Political Plunge
  • Wanted: Children
  • Toward a Brighter Day
  • Book Briefs: August 6, 1976
  • Bicentennial Blessings
  • A Tale of Two Cities
World Vision Flips the Script on Child Sponsorship
World Vision Flips the Script on Child Sponsorship
In the ministry’s first major innovation in seven decades, the children now do the choosing.