Acton Institute Powerblog

PowerLinks 03.22.19

Evangelicals and Muslims see similarities in faiths and favor closer ties, survey says
Aysha Khan, Religion News Service

The survey also revealed that Muslims and evangelicals share many religious and political values. Religious freedom, immigration, health care and the safety of their families were among both groups’ top political concerns.

How Should The Church Treat Ecological Issues?
Caleb Brown, Facts & Trends

We know the Bible isn’t a science textbook. However, it speaks to ecological issues by teaching about the right relationship between humans and the natural world.

How Trump’s Tariffs Hiked Taxes on Americans by $14.4 Billion in 2018
Tori Whiting, The Daily Signal

The 2019 report was published this week, and it contains valuable information on the economic effects of the Trump administration’s approach to trade.

Competing Conceptions of Union and Ordered Liberty in The Webster-Hayne Debate
Aaron N. Coleman, Law and Liberty

Although once well-known, modern Americans have all but forgotten these debates and their underlying principles.

Joe Carter

Joe Carter is a Senior Editor at the Acton Institute. Joe also serves as an editor at the The Gospel Coalition, a communications specialist for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, and as an adjunct professor of journalism at Patrick Henry College. He is the editor of the NIV Lifehacks Bible and co-author of How to Argue like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History's Greatest Communicator (Crossway).