Acton University 2017: June 20 – 23


Evening Speakers

Executive Editor, Christianity Today
Op-Ed Columnist, New York Times
Artist and Public Intellectual
President, Acton Institute
Columnist, Hürriyet Daily News & Al-Monitor: The Pulse of the Middle East
William E. Simon Senior Research Fellow in American Principles and Public Policy, The Heritage Foundation
Director, Center for Applied Christian Ethics, Wheaton College
Founder and Managing Director, The Bahnsen Group
Senior Research Fellow and Director of Publishing, Acton Institute
Director, Grand Rapids Center for Community Transformation
Professor of Theology, Franciscan University of Steubenville
Founder and Executive Director, Saving Innocence
Russell Amos Kirk Chair in History, Hillsdale College
Vice President of Economic Initiatives, Institute for Faith, Work & Economics
Associate Professor of Philosophy and Ethics, The King's College
Professor of Law, University of Notre Dame Law School
Professor of Christian Theology, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
Associate Professor of Philosophy, John Brown University
Professor of Government and Philosophy, University of Texas at Austin
Archpriest, Orthodox Church of America
Vice President of Bible Engagement, Biblica
United States Regional Facilitator, Partners Worldwide
President, Atlas Network
Professor of Economics, Henderson State University
CEO, Launch
Chaplain & Adjunct Professor, Newman House at Queen's University
Associate Editor, Logos: A Journal of Catholic Thought and Culture
Director of Global Relations, Partners Worldwide
Professor of Political Economy and Political Theory & Constitutional Democracy, James Madison College, Michigan State University
Headmaster, Providence Academy
Director of the Oikonomia Network, Center for Transformational Churches at Trinity International University
Founder and Principal, Washington Institute for Faith, Vocation & Culture
Head of European Office, Konrad Adenauer Foundation
Columnist, Asia Times Online and PJ Media
Professor and Chair of Political Science, Southwest Texas State University
President and CEO, HOPE International
Director of Research, Acton Institute
Professor of Religion, Clemson University
Professor of Religious Studies, University of Virginia
Founder and President, St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology
Founder, Freedom & Virtue Institute
Director, Entrepreneurial Leadership Initiative, University of Oxford; Director, Transforming Business, University of Cambridge
Senior Fellow, Property and Environment Research Center
Priest, Antiochian Archdiocese of America
Director, Istituto Acton
Professor of Philosophy, Boston College
Founder of CaptiveAire Systems, Inc., Thales Academy, Franklin Academy, St. Thomas More Academy
Associate Professor of Law, Director of Global Initiatives, Liberty University
Research Fellow and Producer of Poverty, Inc., Acton Institute
Founder & President, Ruth Institute
Senior Judicial Analyst, Fox News Channel
Professor of Economics, Westmont College
Managing Editor, Religion & Liberty
Public Intellectual and Author
Adjunct Professor, Spring Arbor University
Executive Director, BB&T Center for the Study of Capitalism at Wake Forest University
Bible Publisher, North America, Biblica
Managing Editor of Journal of Markets & Morality and Research Fellow, Acton Institute
Lead Pastor, Real Life Church
Professor of History & Director of Catholic Studies, Aquinas College
Professor & Chair of Philosophy of Religion and Ethics, Biola University
Pastor, All Saints Antiochan Orthodox Church
President, Foundation for Economic Education
Executive Editor, The Stream
Research Fellow, Acton Institute
Professor of Church History, Assemblies of God Theological Seminary
Professor of Economics, Gordon College
President, Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview
Director of the Prison Extension Program, Grace College
Founder and CEO,
Director, National Marriage Project at the University of Virginia
Chair, Executive Coach, Vistage International
Research Fellow & Writer, Acton Institute