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January 2 , 1981
Volume 25, Number 1
January 2
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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:
  • China’s Three-Self Congress Makes Rehabilitation of Religion Official
  • Editor's Note from January 02, 1981
  • Eutychus and His Kin: January 2, 1981
  • The Difference CT Means to Make
  • Loss of the Sacred
  • God, the Jilted Lover
  • It’s Time to Excise the Pornographic Cancer
  • Taking God to Court
  • Refiner’s Fire: Imagination: That Other Avenue to Truth
  • Book Briefs: January 2, 1981
  • One Town Made a Clean Sweep of Pornographic Films: Here’s How
  • Religious Oppression Gets Airing at Helsinki Review Conference
  • Liberal Theology: Voiding the Transcendent
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