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July 3, 2004 | Vol. 19, No. 26

Novel approach

Budding, unpublished writers are invited to submit short stories in the WORLDview Fiction Contest, sponsored by WestBow Press and WORLD.

July 3, 2004 | Vol. 19, No. 26


Gene Edward Veith | A Christian publishing company aims to restore a great literary heritage: high-quality, general-market fiction written by Christians and from a biblical worldview


Lauren Winner | Why must Christian "chick lit" always reach the same destination as its secular counterpart-the altar?

Priya Abraham | The National Endowment for the Humanities turns to the classics to stamp out "American amnesia"

Priya Abraham | On the one side, Iraqis impatient with the long transition to elections in January; on the other, those worried that too much remains undone.

Politics: Rowland up the river

Lynn Vincent | Ex-political wunderkind won't be impeached, but may face felony rap

Lynn Vincent | Activism for the Federal Marriage Amendment seems lagging as Senate backers seek supporters before a July 12 vote

Lynn Vincent | Evangelicals tweak the language of their political manifesto after news media reports characterize it as a call for retreat

'I have never ordered torture'

Bob Jones | WASHINGTON: White House release of memos on prisoner treatment supports the president, but the debate is politically painful

Blessed to be a blessing

Gene Edward Veith | Novelist Bret Lott on using his God-given talents in his vocation, writing about forgiveness, and "setting God in the midst of these stories"

Fathers and sons

Susan Olasky | Frank Schaeffer discusses life as a wartime parent and how watching his son join the Marines and go to the Middle East changed the way he thinks about his relationship with his famous father


Swift response

A "Battle of the Books" that began 300 years ago still rages on

Know nothings

Popular fiction, feminist scholarship, and even Christians' false piety have helped revive the ancient Gnostic heresy -- perfect timing for a new manual for worldview thinking
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