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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.

Ebola and harvest

By Marvin Olasky
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Faith & Inspiration | What have we been taking for granted regarding health and wealth? “We know not to take harvest for granted,” Westminster Theological Seminary professor…

Vegetable-love

Vegetable-love

By Chelsea Kolz Boes
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Food | Last week I stood at the Saturday farmer’s market, goggling at the tomatoes. They were so red, round, and multitudinous, spread out on mismatched tables in…

Classical education never goes out of style

By Russ Pulliam
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Education | INDIANAPOLIS—Diagram sentences … learn Latin conjugations in third grade … memorize the preamble to the Constitution. Those assignments may not sound…

We’re living in depressing times

By Cal Thomas
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Newsworthy | Some people I know refuse to watch the news or read the papers these days, and who can blame them? The headlines are depressing and no one seems to be in…

Giving thanks in all circumstances

Giving thanks in all circumstances

By Andrée Seu Peterson
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Faith & Inspiration | I always meet women at retreats that make me think that praying Christian women are what is temporarily staying God’s hand of judgment on this nation. I met…

Ebola fear

By Marvin Olasky
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Ebola Virus | When a person exposed to the Ebola virus is on airplane flights between Cleveland and Dallas, we do have to wonder about the competence of federal officials…

Curing Ebola is healthcare—aborting a baby is not

By La Shawn Barber
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Healthcare | About 15 years ago I left work early with a slight fever and a headache. I thought I had a 24-hour bug. When I arrived home, I took a nap on the couch and…

Appreciation of Jesus

Appreciation of Jesus

By Andrée Seu Peterson
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Faith & Inspiration | Jesus was God’s “Son, with whom I am well pleased.” We must not take this statement for granted, or water it down as if it doesn’t mean what it…

Who wins when campaigns go negative?

By J.C. Derrick
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Campaign 2014 | Just when you thought political campaigns couldn’t get any nastier, in comes the woman who fought relentlessly for the right of Texans to end any pregnancy…

Rebuilding Gaza for the next attack

By Cal Thomas
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Middle East | After World War II, the Marshall Plan helped rebuild a devastated Europe. The key word in that sentence is “after.” Last weekend at a conference of donor…

Establishing ourselves

Establishing ourselves

By Andrée Seu Peterson
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Faith & Inspiration | I was invited to speak at a weekend retreat, and it dawned on me that the Apostle Paul did “retreats,” except they didn’t call them that back in the…

Good religion is good for politics

By D.C. Innes
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Government | Americans want to see more religion in politics. According to a recent Pew Research poll, 49 percent of respondents think that churches and other houses of…

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