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January 1, 1970 Archives

The guys at, a Christian ministry dedicated to help people free themselves of porn addictions, have hooked up with a pornographer to make a public-service announcement is the edgy brainchild of Gross and Foster, two youth pastors who […]

From a Case-Western Reserve prof Whether or not they were accustomed to the violence, however, most Christian students see the film in terms of divine incarnation and vicarious atonement. They recognize the Jesus in this movie as the incarnation of […]

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At the Weekly Standard, Matt Labash looks at a new compliation of gospel music and does a bit of comparison with CCM THERE ARE ALL SORTS OF GRAND THEMES running through Goodbye, Babylon: deliverance and judgement, mortal expiration and eternal […]

From Opinion Journal Sex, childbearing and marriage now have no necessary connection to one another, because the biological connection between sex and childbearing is controllable. The fundamental basis for marriage has thus been technologically obviated. Pair that development with rampant, […]

I admit that I haven’t followed the recent controversies over the Presidential Council on Bioethics, Leon Kass and changes in personnel. But I did read with interest, this review of a book of analysis from the Council, edited by Kass, […]

The Globe reviews a new book on the sexual abuse scandal On the other side of the ledger, France’s righteous zeal for the survivors/victims also leads him, now and then, to rely on hyperbole and interpretive liberties that serve, unfortunately, […]

The answer might surprise you…. The illustrator of the Good News Bible Similarly, the charm of the illustrations is in their unassuming simplicity. Few of her characters have much in the way of faces – or any other detail – […]

The magazine-style New Testament for girls? Now there’s … From Thomas Nelson publishers “Chicks, cash and cars” ???????????????????? Ritual paradigm for discussion: 1) At least they’re doing something. What are Catholics doing? Huh? 2) But….does this presentation, although it might […]

on the Passion But, as to the civil war among Jews, the Forward quotes Malcolm Hoenlein, an official at the Conference of Presidents of Major Amercan Jewish Organizations, as say- ing-in concert with prominent Jews who deplore Jewish critics of […]