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February 5 , 1982
Volume 26, Number 3
February 5
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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:
  • Churches Respond to a Hungry Poland
  • Editor's Note from February 05, 1982
  • Scaffolding: Fixtures of Time, Not Eternity
  • We Cannot Choose in a Moral Vacuum
  • To Build a Better Bible College
  • Clergy Divorce Spills into the Aisle
  • Dry Bones: Spiritual Starvation in the Midst of Plenty
  • Death for the Dying: Has Anyone the Right to Pull the Plug?
  • Liberals Knock the Center out of Theological Education
  • Ready for the Role Changes of Retirement?
  • Bible Colleges and Institutes: Chronicling the Vision of a Century
  • Refiner’s Fire: A Challenge to Confront the World
  • How Poland’s Protestants Are Enduring the Crisis
  • Moral Majority Aims at the Criminal Code
  • How One Arab Came to Love Jews
  • Religious Press Clobbered by Huge Postage Increase
  • The Archbishop Calls for the Gospel, Not Marxism, in Nicaragua
  • Siberian 7: A Desperate Situation
  • Minister’s Workshop: Seminaries Can’t Do It All
  • Functionalism Fails the Test of Orthodoxy
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