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March 2004
Volume 48, Number 3
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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
No one was more pivotal to the emerging movement than Carl F.H. Henry
Movies, magazines, and critics
How Christians are trying to ease tensions in the Islamic Republic.
New Jersy legalizes human cloning for research.
Deaths, promotions, and other tidbits from the religion world.
Controversy over book with young-earth views raises protests - and sales.
Recent quotes on abortion, marriage, and missions
Tribunal to arbitrate that civil cases can appeal to Muslim legal principles.
Recent statistics on happiness, faith-based prisons, and Canada's evangelicals
President of Samaritan's Purse on Sudan
Episcopal conservatives seek to reclaim wayward church.
Government seeks to stamp out North Korea refugee problem
Critics say SBC curriculum about Asia is 'racially offensive.'
Congrassmen appalled at religious persecution of Christians and Muslims.
Top Democrats have much work ahead to convince voters of their religious sincerity.
The success of The Purpose-Driven Life reveals a cultural opportunity.
Why evangelicals are cheering a movie with profoundly Catholic sensibilities.
Why I asked the Anti-Defamation League to give Mel Gibson a break.
Mel Gibson is drawing on a long tradition of Cross-centered devotion.
At the heart of the universe, there is a just and gracious God.
Christians find themselves battered by the world's longest civil war and a brutally repressive regime
With Max Lucado, what you see is what you get. And what you get is a man who incarnates a message about second chances.
Lucado has been making some controversial changes
Christians remain divided about what a 'good' movie is
Quotations to stir heart and mind.
Separating church and state now means separating belief and action.
What is the scriptural and theological support for the teaching that Jesus, the God-man, remains eternally incarnate?
Stop whining, count your blessings, and love your global neighbors.
In True Faced, readers learn to strip off their masks.
Developing biblical foundations for understanding worship.
In True Faced, readers learn to strip off their masks.
M. Craig Barnes explores spirituality for restless souls
Two authors argue that this strain of liberation theology is as relevant as ever.
Taking a church from dry bones to spiritual vitality
Why evangelicals are cheering a movie with profoundly Catholic sensibilities.
Don't let AIDS steal African children's future.
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