Marvin Olasky

Marvin is editor in chief of WORLD and dean of World Journalism Institute. He joined WORLD in 1992 and has also been a university professor and provost. He has written more than 20 books, including Reforming Journalism. Marvin resides with his wife, Susan, in Austin, Texas. Follow him on Twitter @MarvinOlasky.

Serious questions

| The death penalty and a la carte Christianity
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 5/13/00, 12:00 am

My sense is that WORLD is getting, from those trying to apply the Bible to news events, more thoughtful questions and fewer angry outbursts than we received a few years ago. I'd like to address some of those serious inquiries in this space occasionally, starting with this question from one reader: "The issue that has always seemed contradictory to me is that the same people who are pro-life for babies seem to be pro-death for adults (the death penalty). How does this work?"

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Stoic rules

| Friday afternoon and Saturday morning
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 5/06/00, 12:00 am

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WJI2K

| Preparing for this summer's WORLD Journalism Institute
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 4/29/00, 12:00 am

We're ready to start reviewing applications for the second WORLD Journalism Institute summer program. The students who are accepted will have lots of reading and writing to do over the rest of the year. They'll also have four weeks of classes, discussions, and special activities like whitewater rafting. There's still a little more time to apply, and we want the best: godly men and women with talent and boldness.

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