Author Profile: Jordan J. Ballor

Blog author: Jordan J. Ballor


Jordan J. Ballor (Dr. theol., University of Zurich) is a research fellow at the Acton Institute for the Study of Religion & Liberty and author of Get Your Hands Dirty: Essays on Christian Social Thought (and Action) (Wipf & Stock, 2013), Covenant, Causality, and Law: A Study in the Theology of Wolfgang Musculus (Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2012) and Ecumenical Babel: Confusing Economic Ideology and the Church's Social Witness (Christian's Library Press, 2010), as well as editor of numerous works, including Abraham Kuyper's Common Grace. Jordan serves as executive editor of the Journal of Markets & Morality and is also a doctoral candidate and associate director of the Junius Institute for Digital Reformation Research at Calvin Theological Seminary. He has authored articles in academic publications such as The Journal of Religion, Scottish Journal of Theology, Reformation & Renaissance Review, and Journal of Scholarly Publishing, and has written popular pieces for newspapers including the Detroit News, Orange County Register, and The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. In 2006, Jordan was profiled in the book, The Relevant Nation: 50 Activists, Artists And Innovators Who Are Changing The World Through Faith. Jordan's scholarly interests include Reformation studies, church-state relations, theological anthropology, social ethics, theology and economics, and research methodology. Jordan is a member of the Christian Reformed Church in North America (CRCNA), and he resides in Jenison, Michigan with his wife and three children.

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Blog posts by Jordan J. Ballor:

An Answer for Blumenthal

Friday, June 10, 2005

Pledging Allegiance

Thursday, June 9, 2005

‘When we act we create our own reality.’

Wednesday, June 8, 2005

Men Without Chests

Wednesday, June 8, 2005

From Academic to Apoplectic

Wednesday, June 8, 2005

An Interview with Karen Woods

Wednesday, June 8, 2005

Last Week

Tuesday, June 7, 2005

Monkey Business

Tuesday, June 7, 2005

‘God Makes No Mistakes’

Tuesday, June 7, 2005

Colson Speaks at Calvin Seminary Spring Banquet

Monday, June 6, 2005