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Cover Story

Faces in the cloud

by Mindy Belz

Cover Story | Modern martyrs show the danger of life in God's kingdom

In this issue: "Modern martyrs," Nov. 30, 1996

Features

Wishing upon a Starr

National | Congress' probes over Congressional GOP will await results of special prosecutor's Whitewater investigation; have no interest in more hearings

Witnesses for the prosecution

By Jay Grelen

National | Darwin on Trial author brings together anti-Darwin coalition to bring down evolution

And now a word from our sponsor, Bill Clinton

By Jay Grelen

National | Clinton campaign used FCC rules to buy misleading ads on Christian radio; one company gave proceeds to charity

Dispatches

Quotables

A fib within a falsehood wrapped in a fabrication. Washington Post columnist RICHARD COHEN's Churchillesque description of the Clinton administration's…

This Week

Inventing a candidate (by Cal Thomas) You might think that a post-election cruise for conservatives sponsored by National Review would resemble a wake,

Columnists

Very intelligent design

By Joel Belz

It beats waiting around for something else to evolve

Temporal things

By Margie Haack

Only God can keep his treasured possessions forever

Co-belligerents

By Marvin Olasky

A few reasons why we do the things we do

Culture

The Christian calling

By Doug Bandow

Books | Common beliefs to the contrary, "profit" is not a dirty word

Books: More blessed to give

By George Grant

Culture | Although with these gifts, the getting is pretty nice, too

Sinners in need of a ransom

By Pamela Johnson

Movies | Mel Gibson stars in a Ron Howard film that explores every parent's worst nightmare

Culture Notes

Culture | Mr. Potter owns Bedford Falls In yet another real-life twist on the holiday classic It's a Wonderful Life (see WORLD Nov. 23), the proverbial Mr. Potter saves…

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