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September 9 , 2002
Volume 46, Number 10
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Table of Contents 2002
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
Christianity Today reflects on handling doctrinal issues
What percentage of Americans believe in heaven?
New religious figurines let you take Francis of Assisi wherever you go
A replica of Noah's Ark is planned for Turkey
A fight breaks out on the roof of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre
President's Council on Bioethics recommends a four-year moratorium on research cloning
"SBC pulls support, saying interfaith gatherings were harmful"
Observers say there's a long road to go for peace
"'Non-liturgical' chaplains complain of bias in Naval promotion, hiring"
Opponents say the movement is trying to do an end run around science
Official mark status revoked for Chosen People Ministries' design
"Wearied by violence, thousands interested in the Prince of Peace."
"Yet Christian leaders say stigma, not neglect, is the bigger problem"
"Appointee is against abortion, for gay ordination, and not from the Third World"
Cautious Dutch evangelicals take a wait-and-see stance concerning new leader
Two church leaders ambushed in August
The rightful fear of anthrax is not the beginning of wisdom
Christian parents should not face social stigma for removing kids from public schools
September 11 has only intensified the dangers and rewards of Muslim evangelism
Apologist Jay Smith takes a confrontational approach
A homeschooling mom visits one of the largest conventions in the country and notes how this form of alternative education has changed—to the chagrin of traditionalists
"Homeschools do as well, if not better, than their classroom counterparts"
"But nothing has been able to take the barrio out of Jesse Miranda, the uniting force for Hispanic Protestants in the U.S"
American church leaders manipulated as communists cover up abuse of tribal Christians
Quotations to Stir Heart and Mind
But there's no guarantee this will always be true
The story of forgotten missionary hero William Sheppard is finally told
The story of forgotten missionary hero William Sheppard is finally told
What will keep faith from nearly disappearing in America?
Why We Still Need Christian Colleges
Why We Still Need Christian Colleges
As the liberal arts struggle, we should rally around Christian campuses that still embrace them.