Blog author: Jordan J. Ballor

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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 Wyoming, Michigan with his wife and three children.


Posts authored by Jordan J. Ballor:

A Costly Good

Thursday, April 14, 2005

‘The Least Natural of Loves’

Wednesday, April 13, 2005

Taxes and Tuition: Families Squeezed by Rising Costs of Religious Education

Wednesday, April 13, 2005

What is the Legacy of Pope John Paul II?

Wednesday, April 13, 2005

Saul Bellow’s Henderson the Rain King

Tuesday, April 12, 2005

A Book the Next Pope Should Read

Tuesday, April 12, 2005

‘With God All Things Are Possible’

Tuesday, April 12, 2005

Received into the Church by Pope John Paul II

Monday, April 11, 2005

Homiletics Award Deadline Approaches

Monday, April 11, 2005

‘Slave Markets’ and Africa’s Development

Friday, April 8, 2005