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April 8 , 1983
Volume 27, Number 7
April 8
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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:
  • Reagan Courts Evangelical Clout against Nuclear Freeze
  • The Pope in Central America
  • Why the Gospel Grows in Socialist Nicaragua
  • Eutychus and His Kin: April 8, 1983
  • Review of 'Tootsie'
  • Should Government Subsidize the Church?
  • Learning from Gandhi Part One
  • “Selling” the Gospel in Secular Markets
  • Who Decides What Is on the Tube?
  • Tribute to a Great Man
  • The Church as Community: Subculture or Counterculture?
  • By the Way: Clogged Pens
  • TV Executives Differ Sharply from the Public on Moral Beliefs
  • Refiner’s Fire: What’s Wrong with Reading Modern Literature?
  • Book Briefs: April 8, 1983
  • Life in Heaven: Sometimes It Sounds Boring
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