Philadelphia Trumpet  •  July 2012  •  Volume 23, No. 6
  • From the Editor
    A Deadly Secret Plot Has Been Uncovered
    The plot is fulfilling a great Bible prophecy. It’s all about the European Union superpower being hijacked!
  • World
    The Old Rome-Berlin Axis Is Back
    Chancellor Merkel’s replacement of her old political partner Nicolas Sarkozy with Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti hastens the resurrection of Charlemagne’s Holy Roman Empire.
  • The ‘German Shepherd’ Shows His Teeth
    Silencing dissenting priests, clamping down on errant nuns—Pope Benedict XVI is pointing the way forward for the Roman Catholic Church.
  • Departments
  • Etc.
    Antibiotics: No Quick Fix
    What happens when we treat the effect without addressing the cause?
  • Living
    In Pursuit of Excellence
    The elite athleticism of Olympians contains an important lesson for all of us.
  • Society
    Barbarians Within the Gates
    The U.S. is being attacked every day, and most people don’t know it.
  • Environment
    Too Many People?
    Is a population explosion an evil—or a blessing? The answer is not what you think!
  • Society
    Sixty Years … and What Lies Ahead
    Queen Elizabeth’s Diamond Jubilee comes after the sunset of an empire and during a national night of confusion and global disorder.
  • Bible
    Sin Is … Are You Sure You Know?
    To enjoy the blessings God wants to give us, we must deeply understand the way of life to avoid.
  • Departments
    Increase Your Bible IQ
    Will Faith in Christ Save You?
    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!
  • Principles of Living
    Would Jesus Flip-Flop on Same-Sex ‘Marriage’?
    ‘Jesus Christ the same yesterday, and today, and forever.’
  • Commentary
    Why British Teens Struggle With Online Pornography
    Hint: It’s not because of irresponsible ‘Internet providers.’