The Magazine

May 23 , 1980
Volume 24, Number 10
May 23
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
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:
  • Editor's Note from May 23, 1980
  • Eutychus and His Kin: May 23, 1980
  • Methodists Grope for a Common Center
  • Onward Christian Soldiers
  • Who Sets the Stage for Understanding Scripture?
  • A Life of Broad Strokes and Brilliant Hues
  • Lifelong Learning: The Centerpiece of Christian Education
  • A Profile of the American Clergyman
  • The Just Demands of Economic Inequality
  • Book Briefs: May 23, 1980
  • Theology-Culture Rift Surfaces among Evangelical Blacks
  • Washington for Jesus: Revival Fervor and Political Disclaimers
  • The Socialist Ideal: Some Soul-Searching Constraints
Top Story July 23, 2019
How Can So Many Pastors Be Godly and Dysfunctional at the Same Time?
How Can So Many Pastors Be Godly and Dysfunctional at the Same Time?
Illuminating the blind spots in most approaches to spiritual formation.