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Lynne Baab

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Lynne M. Baab

Lynne M. Baab, Ph.D. ( is the author of several books and Bible study guides on spiritual practices, including Sabbath Keeping and Fasting. She has also written books on online communication, such as …

Rachel Sophia Baard

Rachel Sophia Baard is Assistant Professor of Theology and Ethics at Union Presbyterian Seminary in Richmond, Virginia. She previously taught at Villanova University, outside Philadelphia. She holds a PhD in Systematic Theology from Princeton …

Scott Bader-Saye

Scott Bader- Saye is professor of Christian ethics and moral theology at the Seminary of the Southwest in Austin, Texas. He is the author of the book Following Jesus in a Culture of Fear (Brazos Press, 2007).

Roger A. Badham

Roger Badham is a former chaplain of Cornell University in Ithaca, New York.

Nikki Bado-Fralick

Nikki Bado-Fralick is Associate Professor and Director of the Religious Studies Program, Iowa State University. She lives in Ames, Iowa.

Davis Bailey

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James L. Bailey

James L. Bailey is Professor Emeritus of New Testament at Wartburg Theological Seminary in Dubuque, Iowa.

Kenneth E. Bailey

Kenneth E. Bailey spent forty years (1955-1995) living and teaching in seminaries and institutes in Egypt, Lebanon, Jerusalem, and Cyprus. For twenty of those years, he was Professor of New Testament and Head of the Biblical Division at the …

Nick Baines

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Brant D. Baker

Brant D. Baker is Pastor of First Presbyterian Church in Mesa, Arizona.

Christopher Baker

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Deane-Peter Baker

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Dilly Baker

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Dori Grinenko Baker

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J. Wayne Baker

J. Wayne Baker is a former Professor of History at the University of Akron in Akron, Ohio. He is coauthor of The Humanities in the Western Tradition: A Literary Reader.

Jonathan Baker

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Sharon L. Baker

Sharon L. Baker is an associate professor of theology and religion and the author of Razing Hell: Rethinking Everything You've Been Taught about God's Wrath and Judgment, as well as numerous articles on hell and non-violent …

David L. Balch

David L. Balch is Professor of New Testament at Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary in Berkeley, California. He is the author or coauthor of many books, including Families in the New Testament World: Households and House …

Samuel E. Balentine

Samuel E. Balentine is Professor of Old Testament at Union Presbyterian Seminary in Richmond, Virginia. He is the author of The Torah's Vision of Worship.

Randall Balmer

Randall Balmer is Professor of American Religious History at Barnard College of Columbia University in New York City. An Episcopal priest and editor for Christianity Today, his numerous commentaries on religion in America have appeared …


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Thomas Bandy

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Peter Bankson

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Diana Barber

Diana J. Barber is Associate Synod Executive for Leadership Development in the Synod of Lakes and Prairies.

Leroy Barber

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William Barclay

William Barclay (1907-1978) is known and loved by millions worldwide as one of the greatest Christian teachers of modern times. His insights into the New Testament, combined with his vibrant writing style, have delighted and enlightened …

William Barclay

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Juliet Barker

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Kim Barker

Kim Barker: Married and the mother of two young daughters. She has worked and studied in the fields of peacekeeping, applied linguistics, educational materials development, research editing, and writing. She recently completed studies in …

Margaret Barker

Margaret Baker is a Methodist preacher and biblical scholar. A former president of the Society for Old Testament Study, in July 2008 she was awarded a Doctor of Divinity Lambeth degree by the Archbishop of Canterbury.

Barbara Barkley

Barbara Barkley is Pastor of music and family ministries at Bethel Community Presbyterian Church in San Leandro, California.

Rebecca J. Barnes

Rebecca Barnes currently serves as the Associate for Environmental Ministries of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). She is a graduate of Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary where she earned a Masters of Divinity and a Masters of …


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Elaine W. Barnett

Elaine W. Barnett is a Certified Christian Educator and ordained elder. She has served in several congregations as an educator and she is a former associate executive presbyter for Tampa Bay Presbytery.

Thomas Barnett

Thomas Barnett has degrees in Semitic language and literature, specializing in Herbrew and Old Testament. He is a professional scholar, professor, and lecturer with over twenty-three years experience.

Adam T. Barr

Adam T. Barr is the Pastor of Teaching Ministries at Corinth Reformed Church and President of Borderlands, a ministry that equips church and campus ministries to disciple Next Generation leaders. He has earned degrees from Hope College, Western …

James Barr

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C. Kingsley Barrett

C. Kingsley Barrett is Professor Emeritus of Divinity at the University of Durham in England. He has established himself in the front rank of contemporary New Testament scholars by such works as The Holy Spirit in the Gospel …

Elise Erikson Barrett

Elise Erikson Barrett has worked in a variety of ministry settings, including youth work, hospital and college chaplaincy, and church ministry. A native of Indiana, she now makes her home in South Carolina, where she is the mother …

William A. Barry

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Hans M. Barstad

Hans M. Barstad is Professor of Hebrew and Old Testament Studies at the University of Edinburgh, and is the author of five books.

Michelle J. Bartel

Michelle J. Bartel is Associate Professor of Theological Studies and co-Chaplain at Hanover College in Hanover, Indiana. She is an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).

Karl Barth

Karl Barth (1886-1968) was Professor of Theology at the University of Basel, Switzerland. One of the greatest theologians and preachers of the twentieth century, he is best known for his monumental systematic theology, Church Dogmatics. He …

Tara Klena Barthel

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Gilbert L. Bartholomew

Gilbert L. Bartholomew was a pastor for twenty-five years. He currently is a freelance biblical storyteller and Bible teacher.

Carol Bartlett

Carol Bartlett is a retired licensed social worker and Christian Educator. She is married to David Bartlett. They have two grown sons and live in Decatur, Georgia.

David L. Bartlett

David L. Bartlett was the J. Edward and Ruth Cox Lantz Professor Emeritus of Christian Communication at Yale Divinity School, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of New Testament at Columbia Theological Seminary, and an ordained minister of the …

John Barton

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John Barton

John Barton is the Oriel and Laing Professor of the Interpretation of the Holy Scripture at the University of Oxford. He is the author or editor of numerous books.

Ronald G. Barton

Ronald G. Barton is a former Associate Conference Minister in the Northern California Conference of the United Church of Christ in San Francisco, California.

Aaron Basko

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Diana Butler Bass

Diana Butler Bass is the author of several books, including the best-selling Christianity for the Rest of Us, which won the Academy of Parish Clergy's Book of the Year Award. She has taught at Westmont College, the University …

Dorothy C. Bass

Dorothy C. Bass is Director of the Valparaiso Project on the Education and Formation of People in Faith ( She is the author of Receiving the …

Virginia O. Bassford

Virginia O. Bassford serves as district superintendent of the North District in the Central Texas Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church.

Jouette M. Bassler

Jouette M. Bassler is Professor Emeritus of New Testament at Perkins School of Theology, Southern Methodist University, in Dallas, Texas. She is the author of numerous books on the New Testament, including two volumes of …

Mark Batterson

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Barbara L. Battin

Barbara L. Battin currently serves as Minister of Sinclair Campus Ministry, an ecumenical ministry at Sinclair Community College in Dayton, Ohio.

Michael Battle

Michael Battle is Herbert Thompson Professor of Church and Society and Director of the Desmond Tutu Center at General Theological Seminary in New York, and President and CEO of the PeaceBattle Institute. Ordained a priest by Archbishop …

Bernard F. Batto

Bernard F. Batto is Professor of Religious Studies at DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana.

Sidney F. Batts

Sidney F. Batts is Pastor of First Presbyterian Church in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Richard Bauckham

Richard Bauckham is Professor Emeritus of New Testament Studies at the University of St Andrews in Scotland. He is Senior Scholar at Ridley Hall, University of Cambridge, and a Visiting Professor at St. Mellitus College in London.

David R. Bauer

David R. Bauer is Ralph W. Beeson Professor of Inductive Biblical Studies and Dean of the School of Biblical Interpretation and Proclamation at Asbury Theological Seminary in Wilmore, Kentucky.

Johan Herman Bavinck

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Tony Bayfield

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Waldo Beach

Waldo Beach was Professor of Christian Ethics in the Duke University Divinity School from 1946-1986.

Clover Reuter Beal

Clover Reuter Beal is Colead Pastor of Montview Boulevard Presbyterian Church in Denver, Colorado. Previously, she was Associate Pastor at Forest Hill Church, Presbyterian, in Cleveland Heights, Ohio, and Dean of the Cleveland …

Timothy Beal

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Nicholas Beale

Nicholas Beale is a strategist and social philosopher and a longtime collaborator of John Polkinghorne. He is author of Constructive Engagement and coauthor, with Colin Howson, of Sense and Nonsense about God and …

Art Beals

Art Beels is the founder of World Concern International and has served as pastor in churches in Washington, Oregon, and the Philippines. His book Beyond Hunger: A Biblical Mandate for Social Responsibility was awarded the Gold …

William A. Beardslee

William A. Beardslee was Professor and Chairman of the Department of Religion at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, from 1947-1983. Beardslee also served as Director of Process and Faith, a program of the Center for Process …

Frank A. Beattie

Frank A. Beattie served as Associate Director for Evangelism and Church Development for the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A) until his retirement in 1996. Beattie is also a former Executive Presbyter for the Central Washington …

Carol M. Bechtel

Carol M. Bechtel is Professor of Old Testament at Western Theological Seminary in Holland, Michigan. She is the author of Life After Grace, Glimpses of Glory, and Esther in the Interpretation commentary series, …

Caroline N. Becker

Caroline N. Becker is a graduate of Pittsburgh Theological Seminary and a summa cum laude graduate of the University of Pennsylvania in Asian and Middle Eastern studies.

Jurgen Becker

Jurgen Becker is Professor Emeritus of New Testament and Jewish Studies at Christian-Albrechts University in Kiel, Germany.

Harlan Beckley

Harlan Beckley is Director of the Shepherd Program for the Interdisciplinary Study of Poverty and Human Capability at Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia, where he as taught since 1974.

David Beckmann

David Beckmann is president of Bread for the World and has served at the World Bank on projects to reduce poverty. He founded and serves as president of the Alliance to End Hunger, helped found the ONE campaign with Bono, and …

Ivy Beckwith

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Nancy Elizabeth Bedford

Nancy Bedford is Georgia Harkness Professor of Applied Theology at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary. She is a member of and part of the preaching team at Reba Place Church in Evanston, Illinois, and was formerly Profesora …

Sarah Bee

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Trevor Beeson

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Jeremy S. Begbie

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Dan Bell

Dan Bell is an ordained Elder in The United Methodist Church and Associate Professor of Theological Ethics at Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary in Columbia, South Carolina. He is the author of Liberation Theology After the …

John Bell

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Richard H. Bell

Richard H. Bell is Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at The College of Wooster in Wooster, Ohio.

Rob Bell

Rob Bell lives with his family in Grand Rapids, Michigan, where he's the founding pastor of Mars Hill Bible Church. He also teaches in a short film format called NOOMA, and his books include Velvet Elvis: Repainting the Christian Faith, Sex …

Rob Bell

Rob Bell is the founding Pastor of Mars Hill Bible Church in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He is the author of Velvet Elvis: Repainting the Christian Faith and Sex God: Exploring the Endless Connections between Sexuality and …

Alice Ogden Bellis

Alice Ogden Bellis is Professor of Old Testament Language and Literature at the Howard University School of Divinity in Washington, D.C. She is an ordained Presbyterian minister and active member of the Society of Biblical …


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Sandra Gray Bender

Sandra Gray Bender is a psychologist and marriage counselor in private practice in Cleveland, Ohio.

Margaret Lamberts Bendroth

Margaret Lamberts Bendroth is Executive Director and Librarian for The Congregational Library in Boston, Massachussetts. She is the author of several books, including Fundamentalism and Gender, 1875 to the Present and …

Robert Benedetto

Robert Benedettois Director of the Flora Lamson Hewlett Library at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California.

David Benner

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Wessel Bentley

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William Bercken

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Marja Bergen

Marja Bergen is an award-winning photographer and freelance writer who has lived with manic depression and psychosis for thirty years. Her articles have appeared in The Vancouver Sun and Fellowship magazine. She is …

Carin Berger

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Klaus Berger

Klaus Berger is Professor of New Testament at the University of Heidelberg in Germany. The author of numerous publications, he is an authority in the field of early Christian origins.

Teresa Berger

Teresa Berger is Professor of Liturgical Studies at Yale Divinity School in New Haven, Connecticut. She has written extensively on liturgy and women's lives and produced in 2007 a video documentary called Worship in Women's …

Lisa Tawn Bergren

Lisa Tawn Bergren is a best-selling author of more than thirty books, including The Captain's Bride, The Busy Mom's Devotional, and the God Gave Us children's book series. She and her husband, Tim, live in Colorado Springs, Colorado with their three …

James D. Berkley

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Adele Berlin

Adele Berlin is the Robert H. Smith Professor Emerita of Biblical Studies at the University of Maryland. She has written numerous books and articles on biblical literature.

Jacques Berlinerblau

Jacques Berlinerblau is Associate Professor of Jewish Civilization at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., where he also directs the Program for Jewish Civilization at the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service. He holds …

Pierre-Antoine Bernheim

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Jon L. Berquist

Jon L. Berquist is a minister in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and Executive Editor for Biblical Studies at Westminster John Knox Press.

Thomas Berry

Thomas Berry, C.P., was a geologian, historian of religion, and philosopher, a member of the Passionist order, and the single most important Christian and Catholic voice on the link between faith, reverence for all of life, and the …

Wendell Berry

Essayist, novelist, and poet, Wendell Berry has written more than thirty books. He lives and works in his native Kentucky with his wife, Tanya Berry, and their children and grandchildren.

Jerome W. Berryman

Jerome W. Berryman is a consultant in the areas of religious education, child development, and spiritual direction for children. He is the author of Godly Play: An Imaginative Approach to Religious Education.

Laurie Beshore

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Ernest Best

Ernest Best was Professor of Divinity and Biblical Criticism at the University of Glasgow in Scotland.

Roger G. Betsworth

Roger G. Betsworth is a retired pastor and professor of Simpson College in Indianola, Iowa.

Martha Bettis-Gee

Martha Bettis-Gee is Associate for Child Advocacy in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).

Tracey Bianchi

Tracey Bianchi is an editorial advisor and quarterly columnist for Christianity Today's Gifted for Leadership newsletter and MOPS International's Fullfill magazine. A frequent speaker at MOPS groups and MOPS International conventions, she …

Common English Bible

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Ruth Bidgood

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Reimund Bieringer

Reimund Bieringer is Professor of New Testament Exegesis at Katholieke Universiteit (Catholic University) in Leuven, Belgium.

Lyle D. Bierma

Lyle D. Bierma is Dean of the Faculty and the Jean and Kenneth Baker Professor of Systematic Theology at Calvin Theological Seminary. He is the author of Covenant Theology of Caspar Olevianus, The Doctrine of the Sacraments in …

Timothy Biles

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J. Brent Bill

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J. Todd Billings

J. Todd Billings is Associate Professor of Reformed Theology at Western Theological Seminary in Holland, Michigan, and the author of numerous publications including Union with Christ: Reframing Theology and Ministry for the …

Bruce C. Birch

Bruce C. Birch is Dean and Woodrow W. and Mildred B. Miller Professor of Biblical Theology at Wesley Theological Seminary in Washington, D.C. He is a contributing author to volume II of the New Interpreter's Bible and The …

Jennifer Grace Bird

Former Associate Professor of Religion, at Greensboro College, Jennifer G. Bird is now living in Portland, OR. She is speaking and teaching on matters related to gender, sexuality, and power within the texts of the Bible, especially from the …

John Bird

John Bird is an award-winning journalist with more than 25 years experience as a writer with The United Church Observer and The Catholic Register, and as editor of Anglican Magazine, Catalyst (Citizens …

Toni Birdsong

Toni Birdsong is a partner in Birdsong Creative, a graphics, marketing, and Web firm in Franklin, Tennessee. She's served as a reporter and editor for several newspapers and as a communications specialist for the Walt Disney Company. She's …

Jeanne Bishop

Jeanne Bishop is a public defender in Cook County, Illinois, and an activist for the abolition of the death penalty. She writes regularly for The Huffington Post, and her work has been featured on, the Chicago Sun-Times, and …

Roy Steven Bishop

Roy Steven Bishop is a former Lecturer at Merrimack College in North Andover, Massachusetts. He has also served as a minister for churches in Texas and Massachusetts.

Church of England House of Bishops

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C. Clifton Black

C. Clifton Black is the Otto A. Piper Professor of Biblical Theology at Princeton Theological Seminary. He is the author of many books in New Testament studies, including The Rhetoric of the Gospel: Theological Artistry in the Gospels and Acts, …

Vicki K. Black

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Albert L. Blackwell

Albert L. Blackwell is the Reuben B. Pitts Professor Emeritus of Religion at Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina. He is the founder of The Piedmont Resource Center, and received Furman's Meritorious Teaching Award in …

Christine Eaton Blair

Christine Eaton Blair is Director of the Doctor of Ministry Program and Associate Professor of Practical Theology at Austin Theological Seminary in Austin, Texas.


Tyler Blanski is a writer and musician from Minneapolis, Minnesota. He studied Medieval and Renaissance Studies in Oxford and holds a Bachelor of Arts from Hillsdale College.

John Blase

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Joseph Blenkinsopp

Joseph Blenkinsopp is John A. O'Brien Professor Emeritus of Biblical Studies at the University of Notre Dame in Notre Dame, Indiana. He is the author of Sage, Priest, Prophet: Religious and Intellectual Leadership in Ancient Israel …

Marianne Blickenstaff

Marianne Blickenstaff is managing editor for Interpretation: A Journal of Bible and Theology at Union Presbyterian Seminary.

Frederick M. Bliss

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Brian K. Blount

Brian K. Blount is President and Professor of New Testament at Union Presbyterian Seminary in Richmond, Virginia. He is the coauthor of Preaching Mark in Two Voices and Making Room at the Table and the author of Can I …

David R. Blumenthal

David R. Blumenthal is Jay and Leslie Cohen Professor of Judaic Studies at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. He has significantly contributed to Judaic studies and has written many articles on a variety of topics in medieval …

Christopher Friedrich Blumhardt

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Roland Blythe

RONALD BLYTHE is one of the UK's foremost literary figures. His work, which has won countless awards, includes Akenfield (a Penguin 20th Century Classic - it was also made into a feature film), Private Words, Field Work, Outsiders: a Book of …

Ronald Blythe

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Ronald Blythe

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Teresa Blythe

Teresa Blythe is a freelance writer, spiritual director, and media literacy advocate with an extensive background in broadcast news.

Kenneth D Boa

Ken Boa (PhD, New York University; DPhil, University of Oxford) is the president of Reflections Ministries and Trinity House Publishers

Daniel I. Bock

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Markus Bockmuehl

Markus Bockmuehl is the Dean Ireland's Professor in the Exegesis of Holy Scripture at the University of Oxford. He has written or edited dozens of books and articles, including Simon Peter in Scripture and Memory: The New Testament …

Stephanie C. Boddie

Dr. Stephanie Boddie is the 2015-2016 postdoctoral fellow at Carnegie Mellon University's Center for African American Urban Studies & Economy. She is also a faculty associate at Washington University's Center for Social Development and …

Andrew Body

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Roland Boer

Roland Boer is Professor of Literary Theory at Renmin (People's) University of China, Beijing, and Research Professor in Religious Thought at the University of Newcastle, Australia. An internationally recognized lecturer, he is the author …


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Leonardo Boff

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Thomas Bohache

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Carolyn Stahl Bohler

Carolyn Stahl Bohler is co-Pastor of Redlands First United Methodist Church in Redlands, California. She was Emma Sanborn Toussant Professor of Pastoral Theology and Counseling at United Theological Seminary in Dayton, Ohio for …

Karla G. Bohmbach

Karla G. Bohmbach is Associate Professor of Religion and Coordinator of the Women's Studies program at Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania.

James Montgomery Boice

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Cynthia Boldt

Cynthia Boldt is an author who writes from the discovery that we are all children, regardless of our age. When, as adults, we uncover more of the child within us, we can identify more closely with the children around us. Cynthia …

Ruth L. Boling

Ruth L. Boling is a Presbyterian clergywoman, writer, storyteller, and Christian educator. She is the author of Come Worship With Me: A Journey through the Church Year and coauthor of A Children's Guide to Worship.


Nadia Bolz-Weber is the founding pastor of House for All Sinners and Saints, an ELCA mission church in Denver, Colorado.

Gilbert I. Bond

Gilbert I. Bond is founder and President of the Leadership Center for Christian Reconciliation in New Haven, Conneticut.

Helen K. Bond

Helen K. Bond is Senior Lecturer in New Testament at the University of Edinburgh in England. She is the author of Caiaphas and coeditor of Religious Studies and Theology: An Introduction to Religion, Race, and …

Paul Bond

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David L. Bone is Executive Director of The Fellowship of United Methodists in Music and Worship Arts. He lives in Nashville, Tennessee.

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906-45) is one of the most well-known and beloved theologians of the twentieth century. He was a Christian minister, seminary professor, and a founding member of Germany's Confessing Church. One of the leading voices …


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Paul D. Borden

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M. Scott Boren

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Marcus Borg

Marcus Borg is Hundere Distinguished Professor of Religion and Culture at Oregon State University, and the author of many bestselling books including The Heart of Christianity: Rediscovering a Life of Faith.

Marcus J. Borg

Marcus J. Borg is Hundere Distinguished Professor of Religion and Culture at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Oregon. He is a Fellow of the Jesus Seminar and the New Testament columnist for Bible Review. The New York Times …

M. Eugene Boring

M. Eugene Boring is I. Wylie Briscoe Professor of New Testament Emeritus at Brite Divinity School, Texas Christian University. He is the author of numerous books on the New Testament, including An Introduction to the New Testament, …

A. David Bos

A. David Bos founded the Interfaith Community Ministry Network and has directed community ministries in Long Island, New York; Louisville, Kentucky; and New Albany, Indiana. He has written extensively on community ministry.

Kathleen Long Bostrom

Kathleen Long Bostrom is the author of more than forty books, many for young children. Collectively, her books have sold more than two million copies, and many have been translated into other languages. For more information, visit …

Timothy R Botts

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Rachel Boulding

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Steven Bouma-Prediger

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Elizabeth M. Bounds

Elizabeth M. Bounds is Associate Professor of Christian Ethics and Director of Faith and the City at Candler Theological Seminary in Atlanta, Georgia. She is author of Coming Together/Coming Apart: Religion, Modernity, and …

Dale Hanson Bourke

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Francois Bovon

Francois Bovon is Frothingham Professor of the History of Religion at Harvard Divinity School in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He is the author of numerous books on the New Testament and early Christianity including a critical …

John Bowden

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John Bowden

John Bowden is a former editor and managing director of SCM Press. He is the author of several books and articles and has translated numerous religious books from German, French and Dutch.

Peter C. Bower

Peter C. Bower is a former Presbyterian pastor. He is currently studying Social Studies Education at the University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Donna Bowman

Donna Bowman is Associate Director and Associate Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Central Arkansas.

Greg Bowman

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Ian Boxall

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Richard N. Boyce

Richard N. Boyce is Associate Professor of Preaching and Pastoral Leadership at Union Theological Seminary and Presbyterian School of Christian Education in Charlotte, North Carolina. A gifted teacher, preacher, and pastor, he served …

Danah Boyd

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Lois A. Boyd

Lois A. Boyd was Assistant to the Vice President for Academic Affairs of Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas. She also served as Editor and Director of Trinity University Press. She has been honored with several awards, …

Stephen B. Boyd

Stephen B. Boyd is J. Allen Easley Professor and Chair of the Department of Religion at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

Gregory Boyle

Gregory Boyle is Executive Director of Homeboy Industries and an acknowledged expert on gangs and intervention approaches. He lives in Los Angeles.

Mark Bozzuti-Jones

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John M. Bracke

John M. Bracke is Martha McCall Egan Professor of Biblical Studies at Eden Theological Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri.

R. Douglas Brackenridge

R. Douglas Brackenridge is Professor Emeritus of Religion at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas, where he taught for thirty-eight years. He is the author of many books and articles.

Ron Brackin

Ron Brackin was on assignment in Baghdad and Mosul after the fall of Iraq and more recently with the rebels and refugees of Southern Sudan and Darfur. He has contributed articles and columns to many publications, including USA …


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Anne Bradley

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Ian Bradley

Ian Bradley is Senior Lecturer in Practical Theology at St. Andrews University in Scotland. He has published books in the areas of contemporary British Christianity, Celtic Christianity, worship, hymnody and pastoral care.

Paul Bradshaw

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Paul Bradshaw

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Bernard Brady

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Christian M. M. Brady

Christian M. M. Brady is a professor of ancient Hebrew and Jewish literature and the inaugural dean of the Lewis Honors College at the University of Kentucky. He is also a priest in the Episcopal Church and is Canon Theologian in the Diocese of …

Hilary Brand

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James M. Brandt

James M. Brandt is Assistant Professor of Historical Theology and Director of Contextual Education at St. Paul School of Theology in Kansas City, Missouri.

James D. Bratt

James D. Bratt is Professor of History at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He has written numerous books on American religious history, including Antirevivalism in Antebellum America and Dutch Calvinism in Modern …

Susan Power Bratton

Susan Power Bratton is Professor and Chair of the Department of Environmental Sciences at Baylor University in Waco, Texas. She is the author of Environmental Issues in Christian Art.

Thomas Braun

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Robert L. Brawley

Robert L. Brawley is Albert G. McGaw Professor Emeritus of New Testament at McCormick Theological Seminary in Chicago, Illinois. He is the author of several books.

Melvin Bray

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Marcus Braybrooke

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Lucy Bregman

Lucy Bregman is Professor of Religion at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


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Regina Brett

Regina Brett is a columnist for The Plain Dealer, a daily newspaper serving Cleveland, Ohio. She was a Pulitzer Prize finalist for commentary in 2008 and 2009.

Michael H. Brewer

Michael H. Brewer is a full-time pastor in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), a part-time writer, and an adjunct professor of religious studies at Northern Kentucky University. He enjoys gardening, hiking, and kayaking.

Sandra D. Bricker

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Jerry Bridges

Jerry Bridges is the best-selling author of such books as The Pursuit of Holiness, Trusting God, and The Practice of Godliness. Bridges is on staff with The Navigators' collegiate ministry. A popular speaker known around …

Francis Brienen

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Lyn Zill Briggs

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John Bright

John Bright was the Cyrus H. McCormick Professor of Hebrew and the Interpretation of the Old Testament at Union Theological Seminary and Presbyterian School of Christian Education in Richmond, Virginia until his death in 1995. He is …

Jan Brind

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Mary Louise Bringle

Mary Louise Bringle is Professor of Philosophy and Religion Chair of the Humanities Division at Brevard College in Brevard, North Carolina. She has studied and written extensively on the seven deadly sins tradition, including the books …

Henry G. Brinton

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Baptist Union of Great Britain

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Rita Nakashima Brock

Rita Nakashima Brock is Founding co-Director of Faith Voices for the Common Good in Oakland, California. She is also a Visiting Scholar at the Starr King School for the Ministry, Graduate Theological Union, in Berkeley, California.

G. W. Bromiley

G. W. Bromiley served as Rector of St. Thomas' Episcopal Church in Edinburgh and as Professor of Chruch History and Historical Theology at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California before his death in 2009.

Leila Leah Bronner

Leila Leah Bronner was formerly Professor of Bible and Religious Studies at Witwatersrand University in Johannesburg, South Africa. She is the author of a number of books, including Stories of Biblical Mothers: Maternal Power in …


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William Brosend

William Brosend is Associate Professor of Homiletics at the University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee.

Michael Brothers

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A. Elaine Brown

A. Elaine Brown Crawford is Associate Pastor at Ben Hill United Methodist Church and Adjunct Professor of Theology, Ethics, and Christian Education at the Interdenominational Theological Center in Atlanta, Georgia.

Amanda Brown

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Cheryl Anne Brown

Cheryl Anne Brown is Adjunct Assistant Professor of Biblical Studies at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California.

Dale Brown

Dale Brown is Professor of English and Director of the Buechner Institute at King College in Bristol, Tennessee. He is a specialist in American literature and the author of On Faith and Fiction and The Book of Buechner: A …

David Brown

David Brown is Wardlaw Professor in the School of Divinity at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland.

Devin Brown

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G. Thompson Brown

G. Thompson Brown is a retired Presbyterian minister and Professor Emeritus in World Christianity at Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur, Georgia. Before his teaching career, he was a missionary in Asia and served as an official …

Jon Brown

Jon Brown serves as Director for Mission Interpretation of the General Assembly Council of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). He has pastored congregations in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Florida and served as a program director …

Laura Lynn Brown

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Michael Joseph Brown

Michael Joseph Brown is Associate Professor of New Testament and Christian Origins and Director of the Graduate Division of Religion at Candler School of Theology, Emory University, in Atlanta, Georgia. He preaches and teaches in churches …

Patricia G. Brown

Patricia G. Brown is a former moderator of the General Assemby in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).

Robert McAfee Brown

Robert McAfee Brown was a well-known theologian, writer, teacher, and social activist. He authored many books, including The Bible Speaks to You; Liberation Theology: An Introductory Guide; Reclaiming the Bible; …

Rosalind Brown

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Sally A. Brown

Sally A. Brown is Elizabeth M. Engle Associate Professor of Preaching and Worship at Princeton Theological Seminary in Princeton, New Jersey. She is the coeditor of Lament: Reclaiming Practices in Pulpit, Pew, and Public …

William P. Brown

William P. Brown is William Marcellus McPheeters Professor of Old Testament at Columbia Theological Seminary. He has published numerous works, including Seeing the Psalms: A Theology of Metaphor and Ecclesiastes in the …

William P. Brown

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Yolanda Browne

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Don S. Browning

Don S. Browning was Alexander Campbell Professor Emeritus of Ethics and the Social Sciences at the University of Chicago Divinity School in Chicago, Illinois. He is the author of Religious Thought and Modern Psychologies …

Vernon S. Broyles

Vernon S. Broyles III is the Associate for Corporate Witness in the national ministry offices of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). He is author of the column "The Church in Society" in the denominational magazine Presbyterians …

Pamela K. Brubaker

Pamela K. Brubaker is Professor of Religion at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks, California. She has published several articles and three books on various topics in Christian ethics and women's religious history.

Deborah Bruce

Deborah Bruce (1955 - 2012) was Associate Research Manager in the Research Services office of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and Project Manager of the U.S. Congregational Life Survey. She worked in a variety of applied research …

Hamish Bruce

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John Brueggemann

John Brueggemann is Department Chair and Professor of Sociology at Skidmore College. He is the author of Rich, Free, and Miserable: The Failure of Success in America and Inequality in the United States: A Reader.

Walter Brueggemann

Walter Brueggemann is William Marcellus McPheeters Professor Emeritus of Old Testament at Columbia Theological Seminary. An ordained minister in the United Church of Christ, he is the author of dozens of books, …

Michael JS Bruno

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Sarah Brush

SARAH BRUSH is Diocesan Youth Officer for Worcester in the Church of England.

Dora Bryan

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Jocelyn Bryan

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Aimee Wallis Buchanan

Aimee Wallis Buchanan is the founder and current Director of Asheville Youth Missions in Asheville, North Carolina.

Bill Buchanan

Bill Buchanan is an Associate Pastor at Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church in Asheville, North Carolina.

Colin Buchanan

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John M. Buchanan

John M. Buchanan was the editor and publisher of The Christian Century magazine for over fifteen years. He is Pastor Emeritus of the Fourth Presbyterian Church of Chicago, in Chicago, Illinois, where he served as pastor for …


Missy Buchanan is an award-winning author, speaker, and nationally recognized older adult advocate. She is a former creativity educator and prolific writers whose articles have appeared in numerous publications including "Good Morning America's …

Frederick Buechner

Frederick Buechner is the author of more than thirty works of fiction and non-fiction. He is an ordained Presbyterian minister. He has been a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award and was honored by the …

George W. Bullard

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Ronald K. Bullis

Ronald K. Bullis is a licensed professional counselor and certified sex educator. Bullis is a former associate pastor at Tuckahoe Presbyterian Church in Richmond, Virginia. He has written many articles on law, counseling, and …

Robert H. Bullock, Jr.

Robert H. Bullock Jr. is Director of Mission Communications for the General Assembly Council of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).


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Russell Burck

Russell Burck is Associate Professor of Religion and Health and Director of the Program in Ethics and Ethics Consultation Service at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois.

Faye Burdick

Faye Burdick is an elder in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and a retired editor. She edited The Roots of Youth Ministry series and God's Plan for Growing Up resources.

Ted Burge

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John P. Burgess

John P. Burgess is the James Henry Snowden Associate Professor of Systematic Theology at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. An ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), he is the author of …


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J. H.S. Burleigh

J. H. S. Burleigh served as Dean of the Faculty of Divinity and Professor of Ecclesiastical History at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland He authored a number of books, including Church History of Scotland.

John Burnaby

John Burnaby is former Regius Professor of Divinity and Lecturer in the History of Christian Doctrine in the Faculty of Divinity at the University of Cambridge in England.

Kristina Mast Burnett

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Richard Burnett is Professor of Systematic Theology at Erskine Seminary and author of Karl Barth's Theological Exegesis.

Andrew Burnham

Andrew Burnham was formerly Bishop of Ebbsfleet and is now a Monsignor in Ordinariate. He served on the Liturgical Commission and edited A Manual of Anglo-Catholic Devotion.Aidan Nichols OP is an accomplished Catholic writer and theologian.

Stephen Burns

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Rufus Burrow Jr.

Rufus Burrow Jr. is Indiana Professor of Christian Thought and Professor of Theological Social Ethics at Christian Theological Seminary in Indianapolis, Indiana. He is the author of many books, including God and Human Dignity: …

Mark Burrows

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Jack Burton

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J. B. Bury (1861-1927) was an Irish historian, an expert on the Greek and Roman Empires, and the prestigious Regius Professor of Modern History at Cambridge University.

Jan Bush

Jan Bush has enjoyed an array of splendidly diverse experiences. She's been a camp director, riding instructor, construction and factory worker, singer, television co-producer, chronic care nurse, peace activist, and minister to …

John C. Bush

John C. Bush is a Presbyterian pastor who has served congregations in Michigan and Alabama. He is co-Chair of the Presbyterian and Reformed/Roman Catholic Dialogue.

Michael D. Bush

Michael D. Bush is Adjunct Professor of Presbyterian Church Studies at Erskine Theological Seminary in Due West, South Carolina.

Philip W. Butin

Philip W. Butin is Copastor at First United Presbyterian Church in Fayetteville, Arkansas. Previously, he spent eight years as President and Professor of Theology at San Francisco Theological Seminary in San Anselmo, California. He …

David Butler

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David Buttrick

David Buttrick is Drucilla Moore Buffington Professor Emeritus of Homiletics and Liturgics at Vanderbilt Divinity School in Nashville, Tennessee. He is the author of many books, including Preaching the New and the Now and …

Ronald P. Byars

Ronald P. Byars is Professor Emeritus of Preaching and Worship at Union Theological Seminary and Presbyterian School of Education in Richmond, Virginia. He is the author of several books, including Christian Worship in the …

Jason Byassee

Jason Byassee is Assistant Editor at Christian Century. He has taught adjunct at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary, North Park Theological Seminary, and Wheaton College. He is a probationary elder in the United …

James P. Byrd

James P. Byrd is Assistant Dean for the Graduate Department of Religion and Assistant Professor of American Religious History at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. He is the author of The Challenges of Roger …

James M. Byrne

James M. Byrne is Professor of Religious Studies and Chair of the Department of Religious Studies at St. Michael's College in Burlington, Vermont. He is the author of The Christian Understanding of God Today and God: …