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Safe in the stands?

By Andrew Branch
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Sports | With security a priority, a sports stadium is a hard target for terrorists

A ‘friendly’ in the darkness

By Barnabas Piper
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Sports | A “friendly” seems like an out of place name for an event just days after the horrific terror attacks in Paris. And yet that is what the French and…

How Michael Franzese corrupted athletes—until God intervened

By Marvin Olasky
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Q&A | WORLD Magazine’s current issue includes an interview with former Mafia boss Michael Franzese (see also “Mafia life: Michael Franzese tells what it was…

Uncomfortable but powerful change in Missouri

By Barnabas Piper
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Race Issues | On Monday, University of Missouri system President Timothy Wolfe and Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin, from the system’s flagship campus in Columbia, stepped…

Pickleball relished

By Andrew Branch
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Sports | Growing sport draws players young and old

Bringing out the worst in sports

By Barnabas Piper
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Sports | The essence of sports is the pursuit of excellence expressed as competition. Athletes compete against opponents alongside teammates and under the guidance of…

Did weekend errors serve the cause of justice?

By Marvin Olasky
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Sports | “The Mets’ Anti-Gay Daniel Murphy Lost His Team the World Series. Good.” That’s the headline on Slate writer Mark Joseph Stern’s hate-filled article…

Death comes one layer closer

By Barnabas Piper
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Sports | Death comes in layers, bit-by-bit, closer to our center. As a child it isn’t conceivable. Fluffy the hamster mysteriously disappears and the dog goes to…

Prayer and a pass

By James Bruce
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Religion | Jesus is popular among quarterbacks

Taking a knee

By Rachel Lynn Aldrich
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Lifestyle | In Bremerton, the 50-yard line has become a test of faith

World Series battle of the bats begins tomorrow

By Andrew Branch & Joseph Slife
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Sports | After 2,430 regular season games and 31 postseason playoff games, Major League Baseball’s 30 teams have been narrowed down to two: the New York Mets and the…

When the tail wags the dog

By Barnabas Piper
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Sports | “One of the great frustrations I have is when the tail wags the dog … [when the] policy is now the end instead of the means … the policy is why we’re…

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