The Magazine

November 3 , 1989
Volume 33, Number 16
November 3
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 ChristianityToday.com
  • 60+ years of magazine archives
Already a subscriber?
Subscribe now for full access.
Table of Contents
Welcome to the CT Archives! This is 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
C. Everett Koop is not about to abandon his public platform.
Also in this Issue:
  • Abortion: Taking It to the States
  • Addicted to Tough Talk
  • First Person: Vietnam’s Doi Moi Could Help Christians
  • Hong Kong: Exodus Creates Church Leadership Shortage
  • Inside CT: Tracking the Lutherans
  • Letters
  • Speaking Out
  • From the Executive Editor
  • Editorials
  • America’s Lutherans
  • A Surgeon General’s Warnings: C. Everett Koop Is Not about to Abandon His Public Platform
  • Reflections: Classic and Contemporary Excerpts
  • Bible Belt Tradition: Prayers Ignore Court Ban
  • Central America: Evangelist Offers Advice to Nicaraguan President
  • Southeast Asia: Christians Face Uncertain Future in Cambodia
  • Emigration: New U.S. Policy May Stem Flow of Soviet Christians
  • Episcopal Church: Bishops Reach Accord on Women Clergy
  • Higher Education: The University Tag
  • Books
  • Arts: McGee and Me: Growing up Is Hard to Do
Loading
I Was a Comedian First and an Atheist Second
I Was a Comedian First and an Atheist Second
Until God showed me that there’s more to life than making people laugh.
close