Christ and Culture

Danger grows for Haitian girls amid chaos

by Leslie Scrivener for The Star (1.16.10)

Already at high risk of sexual violence, vulnerable girls lose their safe havens. Read more.

Scripture on US Military Weapons?

On January 18th, ABC News reported that sights on guns used by the US military in Iraq and Afghanistan were inscribed by their manufacturer with Bible verses. That's right—high-powered weapons featuring semi-coded references to Christian scriptures like "2COR1:6" and "JN8:12." Protest led to the manufacturer offering to remove the references. For an in-depth examination of the dangerous link between American military activity and evangelistic efforts in the Middle East, read Bullets and Bibles by Andrew F. Bush, from the Sept/Oct 2009 issue of PRISM. It

 

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