The Magazine

August 15 , 1994
Volume 38, Number 9
August 15
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 1994
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
The shooting of two abortionists provided the political cover for an insidious attempt to silence all but the bravest pro-lifers.
Freedom could not have been won without the faithful efforts of the church.
How did we get to such a state of madness?
While the religious experts focused on clarifying boundaries, Jesus focused on what lies at the center.
From Roe to Final Exit, there really is a slippery slope
Review of Coming Out Of Homosexuality
Christian talk radio's high-wireless act is soaring. But without strong accountability structures, it could lose its balance.
Christians mobilize to reach a multitude of World Cup fans.
Hindu leaders are laying the blame for the arson of a Hindu temple in Fiji on Christian churches.
Alesksandr Solzhenitsyn returns from exile to point a way out of the Soviet quagmire.
Germans find reconciliation is harder than reunification.
Peggy Wehmeyer Pioneers Religion on ABC's World News Tonigh
Also in this Issue:
  • As Advertised on Radio
  • Hungry for Moral Truth
  • Letters to the Editor
  • Mixing Politics and Piety
  • Speaking out: Stop Bashing the Christian Right
  • On the Faith Beat
  • Pro-lifers' New Legal Nightmare
  • America the Brutal
  • Why Jesus’ Disciples Wouldn’t Wash Their Hands
  • Dr. Death’s Dreadful Sermon
  • Why Christ Was Expelled
  • Classic & Contemporary Excerpts from August 15, 1994
  • Sports Ministry: Soccer Outreach Has Higher Goal
  • Anglicans Refocus on Essentials
  • News from the North American Scene: August 15, 1994
  • Vote Overturns Women’s Ordination
  • Evangelism: ‘Credibility’ Gap Worries Evangelists
  • Iran: Prominent Church Leaders Slain
  • World Scene: August 15, 1994
  • A Call to Repentance
  • Martyrs’ Lost Plane Recovered in Ecuador
  • Europe: One-Way Street?
  • The Upside of Pessimism
The Most Diverse Movement in History
The Most Diverse Movement in History
Christianity has been a multicultural, multiracial, multiethnic movement since its inception.