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Cover Story

This present (and future) Peretti

by Gene Edward Veith

Cover Story | In an exclusive interview with WORLD, Frank Peretti talks about the Christian publishing industry, his novels, and the surprising new direction he is taking…

In this issue: "Peretti on publishing," Oct. 25, 1997

Features

Between the cross and the constitution

By Mindy Belz

International | Anti-religious freedom statute tests church's faith, rule of law

Retooling government

By Cal Thomas

National | Does government have the "tools" that we need for success?

A new witch trial

By Roy Maynard

National | But now it's witch vs. witch-as Christians pray for peace

Signs of the times

By Roy Maynard

National | California school district fights Ten Commandments sign

Dispatches

Quotables

April 15th would become just another beautiful springtime day. Congressman BILLY TAUZIN, in a "Scrap the Code" debate with House majority leader Dick Armey,

This Week

Java jitters Why didn't those White House videotapes turn up until months after they were subpoenaed by Congress? On ABC's This Week on Oct. 12, White House…

Voices

Mailbag

Critical error Our dear brother and highly respected friend E. V. Hill, by following his heart, made an error of judgment in stating that no church laws were…

Facing sin

By Marvin Olasky

Dealing with two crisis pregnancies a century apart

Reformation Day

Reclaiming October 31 as a day to celebrate

Rebels of the best kind

By Joel Belz

As educational structures change, keep your eyes on the homeschoolers

College Forum--Part IV

The mail keeps coming

Culture

Books: Lewis the lightbearer

By George Grant

Books | The C.S. Lewis centennial inspires more excellent books

Books: Dishonoring thy father

By John W. Alexander

Books | The artist formerly known as Franky fails again at fiction

Film: Hollywood gets religion

By Chris Stamper

Movies | But the evangelism in Brad Pitt's Seven Years is for Buddhism

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