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March 2005 2005
Volume 49, Number 3
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The French Reconnection
Europe's most secular country rediscovers its Christian roots.
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Hospitality Incarnate
Eugene Peterson lives what he teaches.
Muzzled Speech
Christians tried for anti-gay preaching.
Tsunami Complications
Christians who provide aid held in deep suspicion.
Adventist Marine Under Fire
Pacifist court-martialed for refusing to pick up his weapon.
Deaths, promotions, and other items from the religion world.
Televangelists Get Kudos
Study: TV preachers don't talk about money all that much.
No Compromise
Christian school in Colorado alleges discrimination in voucher program.
Fragile Accord
History, resentment, and ethnic tension imperil long-term peace in Sudan.
Go Figure
Recent stats on helping the needy, the tsunami, and religious government officials.
<em>Christianity Today</em> News Briefs
The latest on evolution in school, persecution, and other stories.
LDS 'Insider' Suspended
Author stands by critical book.
The Mystery of Antiquities
Ossuary owner charged with forgery.
Voting Against Anarchy
The greatest threat to liberty in Iraq is not international terrorism.
Sighs of Relief
Religious prejudice undermines tsunami aid work.
The Twilight of Atheism
Why this once exciting and 'liberating' philosophy failed to capture the world's imagination.
Spirituality for All the Wrong Reasons
Eugene Peterson talks about lies and illusions that destroy the church.
Is It Ever Okay to Pull a Feeding Tube?
"The governing ethical criteria are that it's inappropriate to intend someone's death."
The Colossus of Care
World Vision has become an international force—and a partner with the poor.
Imperfect Instrument
World Vision's founder led a tragic and inspiring life.
Hand-Clapping in a Gothic Nave
What Pentecostals and mainliners can learn from each other.
Churchly Holiness: An Evangelical Response
Even as Jesus loves all human beings, he will judge all human works.
Vision Minus the Visionary
Why all Christians have a stake in the recent resignation of Baylor's president.
The Burden of 2012
The real issue at Baylor is the relationship between faith and learning.
Welcoming the Stranger
Quotations to Stir Heart and Mind
Forgiving the Unrepentant
Can I forgive those who have betrayed me if they are not repentant?
Sticker Shock
When a judge violated the church-state peace treaty.
Islam's Culture War
Author says Muslims are troubled by our morals more than our politics.
Mini-reviews of Gilead: A Novel, The Scandal of the Evangelical Conscience, You're Not Alone: Healing Through God's Grace After Abortion, and Beyond Jabez: Expanding Your Borders.
Global Suspense
The trick of faith is to believe in advance what will only make sense in reverse.