Signs of the Times
April 2017 Issue | Vol 132 No 3
Articles in This Issue:
Of metal detectors and miraclesAn unrelated event on a quiet beach sparked a thought that serves to illustrate why science can’t explain biblical miracles. Sven Östring explains.
What is pacifismAward-winning Hacksaw Ridge tells the story of Medal of Honor winner Desmond Doss, a conscientious objector. Julian Hibbert explores the philosophy of pacificism and its related positions.
A walk down memory lane, along the path of "angels".
Why Jesus' death mattersModern critics claim that Jesus’ death has no more meaning than anyone else’s death. Clifford Goldstein responds to that challenge.
Signs editor Lee Dunstan recently visited a facility catering specifically for a unique and oft ignored part of our community.
Suvi Mahonen’s two-year-old daughter was sick and getting worse, even after the first visit to the emergency room.
Go healthy for good - April 2017Eating more nuts could save your life. And why you should never order the "combo" meal from fast food restaurants.
Silent, chronic, widespread inflammation in the body is now recognised as a key driver for degenerative diseases. And what you eat can either dampen or drive this process—in children and adults alike.
War and peaceWhere did war come from, and is there any chance of peace ever being victorious?
Light on the TrackKepsie Elodo reflects on life along the Kokoda Track.
It's called Silence, but this Oscar-nominated film presents deep themes and questions worth talking about.
Where is Jesus’ tomb?Wherever Jesus’ tomb is, Loren Seibold says, it really doesn’t matter, because Jesus isn’t in it.
Do events in the nation of Israel mark the beginning of the so-called end times? Will a new Jewish temple be built on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem?