Philadelphia Trumpet  •  February 2011  •  Volume 22, No. 2
  • From the Editor
    A Monumental Moment in European History!
  • Taking Charge
    Once more, Germany is leading Europe. Where will it end this time?
  • Departments
  • World
    The latest WikiLeaks downpour didn’t just hurt U.S. interests—it exposed just how weak America has become.
  • Living
    The Emotional Corrosion of Casual Sex
  • Longing to Live
    Life doesn’t last forever. But our quest to extend it has raised some vital questions—and obscured some others.
  • Etc.
    Winston Churchill—The Watchman
    America and Britain are in grave danger today because most of our watchmen are blind. Here’s why.
  • Economy
    America: Only Two More Years?
    Don’t ignore the warnings! Keen observers say debt-addicted America is about to learn some tough lessons from bygone empires. 
  • Religion
    Pope: Don’t Take Bible Literally
    In his latest treatise, Benedict XVI reverts to medieval teaching. 
  • Music
    How Important Is Music?
    What the ayatollah, Darwin and Freud were missing out on
  • Departments
    Principles of Living
    The Sin of Idolatry
    It’s more common than you might think.
  • Test Your Bible IQ
    How Humanity Will Learn Its Lesson
    The Philadelphia Trumpet, in conjunction with the Herbert W. Armstrong College Bible Correspondence Course, presents this brief excursion into the fascinating study of the Bible. Simply turn to and read in your Bible each verse given in answer to the questions. You will be amazed at the new understanding gained from this short study!
  • Departments
    Marriage—Soon Obsolete?
    Americans say yes, but they are wrong.