Cover Story Sidebar | I) WORLD's reporting was professional, careful, internally
consistent, thoroughly documented, and verified by the fact that 10
weeks after the story was first released, Zondervan, IBS, and
CBT-after denying the existence of any firm plans to change the
NIV-have conspicuously reversed course and abandoned those plans.
(See IBS's press release) Challenges to the story have been sloppy,
contradictory, off the point, constantly changing, and not credible
to large segments of the Christian