Joe Carter is a Senior Editor at the Acton Institute. Joe also serves as an editor at the The Gospel Coalition, a communications specialist for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, and as an adjunct professor of journalism at Patrick Henry College. He is the editor of the NIV Lifehacks Bible and co-author of How to Argue like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History's Greatest Communicator (Crossway).

Posts by Joe Carter

PowerLinks 01.13.15

Theological Extremism in a Secular Age Albert Mohler The war on terror took on a savage new face yesterday when two gunmen entered the headquarters of a French satirical newspaper known as Charlie Hebdo and opened fire, killing 12 people—10 people connected with the newspaper and two police officers. Continue Reading...

PowerLinks 01.12.15

To Be A French Jew Right Now Cécile Chambraud and Amos Reichman, Worldcrunch The Jewish community in Paris lived through the manhunt for the perpetrators of the terrorist attacks on the Charlie Hebdo magazine in a state of extreme tension. Continue Reading...

PowerLinks 01.09.15

Government Shouldn’t Force Religious Schools to Violate Religious Beliefs Ryan T. Anderson, The Daily Signal Just before the Christmas break, the D.C. City Council passed a law that could force pro-life organizations to pay for abortion coverage. Continue Reading...

The Curious Politics of Financial Insecurity

In the Federalist Papers James Madison noted that “the most common and durable source of factions has been the various and unequal distribution of property. Those who hold and those who are without property have ever formed distinct interests in society.” Madison’s observations continues to be proven correct. Continue Reading...

PowerLinks 01.08.15

Europe’s Empty Churches Go on Sale Naftali Bendavid , Wall Street Journal Hundreds of Churches Have Closed or Are Threatened by Plunging Membership, Posing Question: What to Do With Unused Buildings? Continue Reading...

Explainer: The Charlie Hebdo Terror Attack in Paris

What just happened in Paris? Today at 11:30 a.m. local time in Paris (5:30 a.m. ET), two gunmen wearing black hoods and carrying Kalashnikovs killed twelve people, including two police officers, and seriously wounded four others in an apparent terrorist attack on the offices of a French satirical news magazine that had published cartoons of the Muslim Prophet Muhammad. Continue Reading...