Religion: A Challenge from Evangelicals

"Go forth to every part of the world, and proclaim the Good News to the whole creation. Those who believe it and receive baptism will find salvation; those who do not believe it will be condemned."

—Jesus to the Apostles, as reported in Mark 16:15-16 Millions of Christians still take that commission of Christ literally, still be lieve that one of their foremost tasks is to preach the Gospel to the unbaptized.

Last week, in the lakeshore resort of Lausanne, Switzerland, that belief found a formidable forum, possibly the widest-ranging meeting of...

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