Author Profile: Jordan J. Ballor

Blog author: Jordan J. Ballor

Profile

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:

The Public Square: On Ordered Liberty

Monday, May 23, 2005

The Public Square: “Civic friendship”

Monday, May 23, 2005

Technology Imperialists at the Forefront

Monday, May 23, 2005

Capitalism and Catholic Social Teaching

Monday, May 23, 2005

Prayer for All Chistians in Their Vocation

Monday, May 23, 2005

Book Smarts vs. Street Smarts

Friday, May 20, 2005

The Art of Movie Piracy

Friday, May 20, 2005

The Right to Migrate

Friday, May 20, 2005

‘A Modern Revival of Confessional Reformation Protestantism’

Thursday, May 19, 2005

#1 Theological Export: Gospel of Prosperity

Thursday, May 19, 2005