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September 2005
Volume 49, Number 9
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Table of Contents 2005
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
Christian history is full of attempts to lead a more radical faith.
Deaths, promotions, and other items from the religion world.
Recent quotes from Eric Rudolph, J.K. Rowling, the Pope, and Tammy Faye.
Celebration 2005' offers service as low-key witness.
Kelo puts religious property at risk.
Recent stats on religious expression, public displays, and marriage.
Recent developments at Christian organizations.
Bishop removes priest, changes dissenting church's locks.
Homosexual marriage now legal; pressure feared.
No way. But we can still do something significant.
Christians in business have an honored place in God's plan.
Christians in business have an honored place in God's plan.
A fresh crop of Christian communities is blossoming in blighted urban settings all over America.
Why it's hard to be heavenly minded.
Nina Shea is not someone to tangle with. And the persecuted are mighty glad.
Nina Shea on the greatest threat to human freedom today.
Satellite churches are discovering a new way to grow the body of Christ.
Intellectual skepticism persists in the Ivy League. Thankfully, so does a vibrant Christian faith.
Faith really begins to make a difference when it stops 'working.'
The Church has a unique role to play in our politicized culture.
Sir John Templeton's born-again son takes control of the famous foundation—but there are strings attached.
Why a Christian couple trains Kabul's women to bake, cook, and keep house for Westerners.
Telling underage kids not to have sex is surprisingly controversial.
Unprincipled Commandments rulings leave a nation guessing.
Quick reviews of Life@Work, The Power of Hospitality, Sex, Lies, and the Media, and When You're Facing the Empty Nest.
How a Nazi-soldier-turned-theologian found hope.
Syrian Christians Brave Insecurity to Stay Behind and Help
Syrian Christians Brave Insecurity to Stay Behind and Help
Preemptive Love’s Jeremy Courtney says despite the Turkey deal, “This crisis shows no sign of letting up, and we can’t either.”