The Magazine

October 6 , 1978
Volume 23, Number 1
October 6
Read CT online anywhere you go.
Subscribers get full print and digital access, including:
  • 10 award-winning print issues
  • PDFs of each issue
  • Full web access to
  • 60+ years of magazine archives
Already a subscriber?
Subscribe now for full access.
Table of Contents 1978
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
Swimming against the stream is always hard. An interview with Elisabeth Elliot.
Also in this Issue:
  • A False Claim to Palestine
  • Arabs: Second-Class Israeli Citizens
  • Editor's Note from October 06, 1978
  • First-Hand from the Mideast: The Messiah and the Land
  • The Little Chickens Never Existed
  • Eutychus and His Kin: October 6, 1978
  • Fundamentalism in a Pin-Stripe Suit?
  • Not about Women Only: An Interview With Elisabeth Elliot
  • The Unbroken Line: In Support of the Israelis
  • Furnace of the Lord: In Support of the Arabs
  • Refiner’s Fire: Good Works: The Aesthetics of Jacques Maritain
  • The Lambeth Conference
  • Book Briefs: October 6, 1978
  • Poland Opens the Door to Billy Graham
  • Camp David: An Outpouring of Prayer
  • Kenya after Kenyatta
  • Christianity Has a Moral Backbone
Why We Still Need Christian Colleges
Why We Still Need Christian Colleges
As the liberal arts struggle, we should rally around Christian campuses that still embrace them.