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Joel Belz

Joel Belz

Joel Belz (1941–2024) was WORLD’s founder and a regular contributor of commentary for WORLD Magazine and WORLD Radio. He served as editor, publisher, and CEO for more than three decades at WORLD and was the author of Consider These Things. Visit WORLD’s memorial tribute page.

Articles by Joel Belz
Joel Belz - Court of injustice

Joel Belz - Court of injustice

Blame our broken justice system on people, not institutions

Our justice system’s problems go deeper than we think

Shaping a generation of prayer warriors

Many Christian parents don’t take this lesson seriously enough


Observations about our changing healthcare system

Four factors working together to gnaw away at the soul of the healthcare system

Knowing when to mend differences or make doctrinal stands is no easy task

What does it take to stand for truth and pursue peace within the church?

A denominational split spurs a lifelong journalism lesson

A pivotal event that shaped WORLD’s unique brand of journalism