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WORLD's online columnists offer news analysis from a biblical perspective and insightful opinions on topics that arise at the intersection of Christianity and culture.

Expectations too great?

By Barnabas Piper
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Sports | Stephen Curry seems exactly like the kind of guy a kid could look up to. He exhibits faith and character and he values his family. His team, the Golden State…

The test on our kitchen table

The test on our kitchen table

By Andrée Seu Peterson
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Faith & Inspiration | There is a test sitting on my kitchen table. It has been there for days. It is not a school quiz, a civil service exam, a personality assessment, or any other…

Finding yourself with a broken compass

By Nick Eicher
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Culture | Rachel Dolezal, the daughter of white parents, permed her hair and bronzed her skin and called herself African-American. I talked this week with John…

In God we trust

In God we trust

By Chelsea Boes
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Faith & Inspiration | James Pollock, the once-famous governor of Pennsylvania who was credited with putting “In God we trust” on American currency, is buried behind my…

Hillary: You're so yesterday

By Cal Thomas
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Campaign 2016 | In her reintroduction speech on Roosevelt Island in New York last Saturday, Hillary Clinton hit all the boilerplate liberal Democrat notes: The New Deal, big…

From Anthony Kennedy to Rachel Dolezal

By Marvin Olasky
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Culture | Screaming at Rachel Dolezal. Cheering for Bruce/Caitlyn Jenner. A contradiction too far? We’re on to the third-day Dolezal story. First came the news of her…

Your race, your sex, your choice!

By La Shawn Barber
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Race Issues | In a world of moral relativism, truth becomes an ephemeral thing. Although moral relativists certainly know what “wrong” is when they’re on the…

Standing on His precious promises

Standing on His precious promises

By Andrée Seu Peterson
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Faith & Inspiration | In Act 2, Scene 3 of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet , the kindly Friar says to Romeo, who is being vague and evasive about the jam he is in: “Riddling…

Old and beautiful

By Mickey McLean
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Aging | When WORLD publishes an obituary of an elderly person, should we accompany it with a recent photo or one of the person when he or she was younger? Several of…

The identity crises of Rachel Dolezal and Bruce Jenner

By Jarvis J. Williams
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Race Issues | The response to the two controversial identity crises in the news—Rachel Dolezal’s racial transformation and Bruce Jenner’s gender…

China’s big hack attack

By Cal Thomas
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National Security | Upon hearing of the massive data breach of employee information from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM)—allegedly by hackers working for the Chinese…

Will compassionate conservatism make a comeback?

By Marvin Olasky
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Politics | The conservative website Hot Air has a headline this morning, “Jeb Bush’s first campaign ad: Compassionate conservatism is back, baby” (see video…

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