Marvin Olasky

Marvin is editor in chief of WORLD and the author of more than 20 books, including The Tragedy of American Compassion. His latest book is Reforming Journalism. Follow Marvin on Twitter @MarvinOlasky.

Hype isn't help

| Small acts of compassion outweigh big talk
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 4/25/98, 12:00 am

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Christian journalism

| Yes, Mr.
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 4/18/98, 12:00 am

Dear editor, In a 1998 daily calendar which I use, there is a reference to an American newspaper published in 1690 called Publick Occurrences Both Foreign and Domestick. According to my calendar it lasted only one issue and was declared offensive and shut down. I am not sure what was offensive in the paper, or even if the story is true, but I must say I find your magazine offensive and must cancel my subscription.

-Herbert Craig, Alamogordo, N.M. Dear Mr. Craig,

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Jewish evangelism

| How not to pass by Passover opportunities
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 4/11/98, 12:00 am

The Easter/Passover season is a particularly good time of year for Christians to talk with Jewish neighbors about the Jewishness of Jesus and the need for all of us to gain an exodus from sin through Christ. My favorite book on the subject remains one published 23 years ago but still in print, Edith Schaeffer's Christianity Is Jewish.

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