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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
Micro schools, major goals

Micro schools, major goals

Christian education shouldn’t be only an elite effort

The one-room philosophy that undergirds WORLD’s mission

In 1986, I decided—or perhaps I de-sided—for WORLD

They go way back to a printing press in Iowa


God laid the foundation for WORLD’s work in a humble print shop

Some lessons learned from a missing computer search

Lessons learned in the search for a missing laptop

It’s easy to say “no” but not as easy to say “yes”

In politics and life, we reject far more options than we embrace

It’s easy to miss the power behind human events