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Jake Meador

Jake Meador is the editor-in-chief of Mere Orthodoxy. He is a 2010 graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln where he studied English and History. He lives in Lincoln, NE with his wife Joie, their daughter Davy Joy, and sons Wendell, Austin, and Ambrose. Jake's writing has appeared in The Atlantic, Commonweal, Christianity Today, Fare Forward, the University Bookman, Books & Culture, First Things, National Review, Front Porch Republic, and The Run of Play and he has written or contributed to several books, including "In Search of the Common Good," "What Are Christians For?" (both with InterVarsity Press), "A Protestant Christendom?" (with Davenant Press), and "Telling the Stories Right" (with the Front Porch Republic Press).

By Jake Meador

Vibe Emission Is Not a Political Strategy

April 10th, 2024|7 min read

By Jake Meador

The End of Choice

April 8th, 2024|13 min read

By Jake Meador

Easter Day

March 31st, 2024|2 min read

By Jake Meador

Holy Friday

March 29th, 2024|1 min read

By Jake Meador

Holy Thursday

March 28th, 2024|1 min read

By Jake Meador

Holy Wednesday

March 27th, 2024|1 min read

By Jake Meador

Holy Tuesday

March 26th, 2024|2 min read

By Jake Meador

Holy Monday

March 25th, 2024|1 min read

By Jake Meador

Alcuin's Nightingale

March 11th, 2024|8 min read

By Jake Meador

If It Were Me, I'd Try Not Helping the Christian Nationalists

March 8th, 2024|24 min read

By Jake Meador

Staying Human in the Fourth Republic

March 7th, 2024|8 min read

By Jake Meador

Political Finger Guns Mode

March 6th, 2024|6 min read

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By Jake Meador

What Can Natural Law Do?

March 5th, 2024|5 min read

By Jake Meador

Initial Notes on Ministry in a Therapeutic Age

March 4th, 2024|11 min read

By Jake Meador

What I Saw at the We Who Wrestle with God Tour

February 26th, 2024|7 min read

By Jake Meador

American Evangelicalism as a Controversy Generator Machine

February 6th, 2024|7 min read

By Jake Meador

You Are Not Those Who Saw the Harbour Receding: On Matthew Lee Anderson's "Called Into Questions"

January 30th, 2024|8 min read

By Jake Meador

Reflections on the Evangelical Fracturing, Ten Years In

January 17th, 2024|17 min read

By Jake Meador

Notes on Staying Sane in an Election Year

January 8th, 2024|11 min read

By Jake Meador

Bible and Theology Reading Plans for 2024

January 2nd, 2024|5 min read