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September 3 , 2001
Volume 45, Number 11
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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
Quotations to stir heart and mind
Inside Agnieszka Tennant's article on deliverance ministries
Bush decision pleases some, keeps door open for disputed research
Prospects for faith-based initiatives bill remain cloudy in Senate
Scientists say they'll go ahead anyway.
A judicial ruling limiting damages seems to be their last hope
Law explicitly allows student prayer at beginning of school day
Suits and countersuits entangle Maryland Episcopal church
Counterboycotts follow boycotts over portal's porn sites
Stockwell Day's Canadian Alliance party woes seen as leadership issue, not religious
Quotations to stir heart and mind
Christian families devastated since Shari'ah law adopted
Jordanian school was closed two years ago with orders to re-register
Greek Orthodox Church fights plan to remove religion designation on identity cards
New Zealand considers decriminalizing prostitution
President Bush's stem-cell decision is better than the fatal cure many sought
In maintaining integrity, Salvationists got the Boy Scout treatment
Many Christians say they are in need of deliverance but some may be giving demons more than their due
An interview with Michael W. Cuneo, author of American Exorcism: Expelling Demons in the Land of Plenty
Some 'demons' are better left unexorcised
Satanic ritual abuse is often hard to prove, but it may not matter
What can we learn from the way Jesus cast out demons?
G.K. Chesterton propounded the Christian faith with great wit—and sheer intellectual force.
Caught between rebels, paramilitaries, and crop-dusters, peacemaking Christians put their lives on the line in violent Colombia
Building an investment plan beyond profit
Practical steps toward building Kingdom equity.
Two new books on the world's religions raise new possibilities, and new questions, for evangelicals
Even when they're writing fiction, these Hollywood insiders bring the truth to bear
Act One prepares Christian screenwriters to write Hollywood blockbusters
Debates on the Ten Commandments expose our culture's ultimate rift
Let's shock the world by reversing our apathy toward African sufferers
What apologetics should look like in a skeptical age
PBS's Evolution strives for enlightenment but achieves only indoctrination
The digital revolution created many wealthy tech-heads. What do they do now?
How a Bruderhof community rallied around its suffering brother
We should serve the needy even when it has bad political consequences
I Was a Violent Klansman Who Deserved to Die
I Was a Violent Klansman Who Deserved to Die
Yet at the height of my segregationist fervor, God showed me mercy.