Philadelphia Trumpet  •  April 2009  •  Volume 20, No. 4
  • Departments
    From the Editor
    Incredible Hope in a Hopeless World
  • Departments
    WorldWatch
  • Commentary
    Aversion Therapy
    Why is the world so plagued with problems? 
  • World
    Firestorm
    Australia’s tragic environmental disasters are actually an emergency wake-up call.
  • Goodbye, Britain. Hello, Europe.
    America’s new president will irreversibly alter relationships across the Atlantic.
  • Want to Know What a Former Superpower Looks Like?
    You don’t need to scour the history books. Just look at Britain. 
  • The Key to Understanding Russia
    Keeping abreast of Russia and understanding the Kremlin psyche can be challenging. Here’s the simple key to modern Russia.
  • The Next Zimbabwe
    In South Africa, discontent is fueling communism, and economic collapse looms.
  • Misunderstanding Pope Benedict
    A great cry went up from the press when the pope lifted the excommunication from a Holocaust-denying bishop. Yet again, the press got it wrong on Benedict XVI.
  • Economy
    Can the Financial Flames Be Stopped?
    The price tag for all these bailouts and stimulus plans is so huge, it’s approaching the cost of all American history combined! Still, there’s no change yet. There’s a good reason for that.
  • Living
    Understand the Opposite Sex!
    Whether you’re single or married, here is advice for making these vital relationships work. 
  • Society
    Don’t Let Sex Predators Into Your Home!
  • Think Twice 
Before
 You 
Pop
 That
 Pill
    Take the blue pill: It will be like none of this ever happened. Or take the red pill and see where the rabbit hole goes. What drugmakers don’t tell you is that there is another way.
  • Religion
    Book Excerpt
    © Philadelphia Church of God, Part Two (Part 27)
    In his book Raising the Ruins, available in bookstores, Trumpet executive editor Stephen Flurry exposes the reality of what happened to the Worldwide Church of God. Here is part two of the 23rd chapter.