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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
A dismal education picture

A dismal education picture

The mortar that holds public education together was stripped away

We should know more about our taxes

The Great Deceiver doesn’t want honest debates

It's important to remember that Christians are people of the Word


The freedom to be wrong doesn’t make what is wrong right

Sometimes an effort to do good gets stalled by concerns over what it may lead to

Thousands of church doors are being locked from the inside

Reading the news of the day without turning to despair

Two very different ways to look at the Christmas season

There's almost always less pressure connected with saying thank you than there is with saying please