Author Profile: Ray Nothstine

Ray Nothstine is Associate Editor at the Acton Institute, and Managing Editor of Religion & Liberty. In 2005 Ray graduated with a Master of Divinity (M.Div) degree from Asbury Theological Seminary in Wilmore, Ky. He also holds a B.A. in Political Science from The University of Mississippi in Oxford. Before coming to Acton, Ray worked as a free-lance writer for several organizations, including the Institute on Religion and Democracy. He gained ministry experience in churches in Mississippi and Kentucky. After college, he also served on the staff of U.S. Congressman Gene Taylor (D-Miss) in Gulfport in 2001-02. The son of a retired Air Force pilot, Ray has also lived in Okinawa, Philadelphia, New England, Hawaii, and Egypt.

Commentary by this author

October 19, 2016 A ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ for family and civil society
July 02, 2014 The Rapid Politicization of Religious Liberty and Natural Rights
December 18, 2013 Religious Liberty versus Secular Tyranny
October 23, 2013 The Spending Splurge and the End of Sacrifice
June 26, 2013 Can America Remain the Land of Religious Liberty?
February 20, 2013 Is America the Federal Government?
December 12, 2012 Christmas and Secularism’s Futility
October 10, 2012 Angola Prison, Moral Rehabilitation, and the Things Ahead
August 22, 2012 As Secularism Advances, Political Messianism Draws More Believers
July 25, 2012 Moral Formation and the School Choice Movement
June 06, 2012 Calvin Coolidge and the Foundational Truths of Government
February 01, 2012 Playing Politics with Unemployed Veterans
October 26, 2011 Government Greed Needs an 'Occupation' Too
October 05, 2011 Class Warriors for Big Government
August 24, 2011 The Folly of More Centralized Power
May 18, 2011 Out of the Whirlwind: God’s Love and Christian Charity
April 13, 2011 High Gas Prices Devastating to Poor
January 26, 2011 Deeper Truths Magnify Reagan Centennial
July 12, 2010 Spiritual Labor and the Big Spill
June 29, 2010 America's Destiny Must Be Freedom
May 04, 2010 Will Tea Parties Awaken America’s Moral Culture?
February 02, 2010 Will America Help the Persecuted Copts of Egypt?
October 20, 2009 America’s Uncontrolled Debt and Spending is the Real ‘Waterloo’
June 23, 2009 Veterans First on Health Care
April 07, 2009 The Tax Code: Business as Usual