Blog author: Jordan J. Ballor

Author Profile: 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 co-editor of Abraham Kuyper, Wisdom & Wonder: Common Grace in Science & Art (Christian's Library Press, 2011). Jordan also 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, 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 is a doctoral candidate in moral and historical theology at Calvin Theological Seminary, and his 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 (CRC), and he resides in Wyoming, Michigan with his wife and two children.

Posts authored by Jordan J. Ballor:

Bavinck on Marriage and Cultural Reformation

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Man of Steel, Man of Sorrows

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Take This Job and Shove It, Faulkner-Style

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Digitization of Newman Archive Announced

Monday, June 10, 2013

Libertarians in Black

Thursday, June 6, 2013

Augustine, Aquinas, and Fusionism

Thursday, May 30, 2013

Money is a Means

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Cato Unbound: Conservative-Libertarian Fusionism

Monday, May 13, 2013

Gerson on the Common Good

Monday, May 13, 2013

Happy Smothers, I Mean, Mother’s Day

Friday, May 10, 2013