Author Profile: Jordan J. Ballor

Blog author: Jordan J. Ballor

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Jordan J. Ballor (Dr. theol., University of Zurich; Ph.D., Calvin Theological Seminary) 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 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:

Redistribution and the State of the Union

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

MLK on Law and Morality

Monday, January 19, 2015

Nothing New ‘Underneath that Burning Sun’

Monday, December 29, 2014

Just a Little Nudge

Friday, December 19, 2014

‘Think about your shepherding’

Friday, December 19, 2014

Cuba and The Buena Vista Social Club

Thursday, December 18, 2014

My Nomination for Worst Christmas Song Ever

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Christmas and the Store

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

On Inequity and Inequality

Monday, December 1, 2014

Graceful Marketing in a Broken World

Monday, November 3, 2014