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Jo Kadlecek

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John E. Kaiser

p>Dr. John Kaiser is president of the Fellowship of Evangelical Baptist Churches in Canada (, one of the country's larger evangelical denominations. John consults, trains, and coaches leaders of churches, nonprofit …

Otto Kaiser

Otto Kaiser is Professor Emeritus of Old Testament at Philipps University of Marburg in Germany.

Ward L. Kaiser

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J. Ellsworth Kalas

J. Ellsworth Kalas is the former president and a current professor of Asbury Theological Seminary in Wilmore, Kentucky. He served as pastor for many years in the Wisconsin and Ohio Conferences of the United Methodist Church and has …

Jim Kalnin

Jim Kalnin has been interested in art and the natural world his whole life. Experiencing a variety of cultures has deepened his compassion for the world's people and our utter dependence on the land--not only as our means of survival …

John Kaltner

John Kaltner is Associate Professor of Religious Studies, Virginia Ballou McGehee Professor of Muslim-Christian Relations, and Chair of the Department of Religious Studies at Rhodes College in Memphis, Tennessee.

Ogbu U. Kalu

Ogbu U. Kalu was Henry Winters Luce Professor of World Christianity at McCormick Theological Seminary prior to his death in 2008. He published many books, including Power, Poverty and Prayer: The Challenges of Poverty and …

Margaret D. Kamitsuka

Margaret Kamitsuka is the Francis W. and Lydia L. Davis Professor Emeritus of Religion at Oberlin College.  She currently serves as editor for the Academy Series of the American Academy of Religion, which works with Oxford University Press to …

Kelly M Kapic

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Diane Karay-Tripp

Diane Karay-Tripp is a minister of Word and Sacrament in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). Her books include All the Seasons of Mercy, Daily Prayer in the Reformed Tradition: An Initial study, and Trusted Voices: …

Karen Kingsbury

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Veli-Matti Karkkainen

Veli-Matti Karkkainen is Professor of Systematic Theology at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California. Prior to coming to Fuller, Karkkainen served as President and Professor at IsoKirja College in Finland. He is the author …

Veli-Matti Karkkainen

Veli-Matti K�rkk�inen is Professor of Systematic Theology at Fuller Theological Seminary and Docent of Ecumenics at the University of Helsinki. He is the author of many books, including The Trinity: Global Perspectives, and …

Richard Kauffman

Richard Kauffman is a Senior Editor and Book Review Editor for Christian Century magazine. While most of his adult life he has been an editor, he also has served as a pastor, a seminary administrator, and a theology …

Gordon D. Kaufman

Gordon D. Kaufman is Mallinckrodt Professor of Divinity Emeritus at Harvard Divinity School in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He is the author of twelve books, including In Face of Mystery: A Constructive Theology.

James F. Kay

James F. Kay is Joe R. Engle Professor of Homiletics and Liturgics and Director of the Joe R. Engle Institute of Preaching at Princeton Theological Seminary in Princeton, New Jersey.

William K. Kay

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R. David Kaylor

R. David Kaylor is James Sprunt Professor Emeritus of Religion at Davidson College in Davidson, North Carolina. He currently resides in Black Mountain, North Carolina.

Kevin Keaton

Kevin Keaton is the executive presbyter for the Presbytery of Missouri River Valley in Omaha, Nebraska.

Leander Keck

Leander E. Keck, convener of the Editorial Board and Senior New Testament Editor, is Winkley Professor of Biblical Theology Emeritus at Yale Divinity School.

Alistair Kee

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Barbara Anne Keely

Barbara Anne Keely is Associate Professor of Christian Education and Congregational Spirituality and Director of Masters Studies at United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities in New Brighton, Minnesota. She is also a Minister …


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William F. Keesecker

William F. Keesecker was Pastor Emeritus of First Presbyterian Church in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. His books include A Clavin Reader: Reflections on Living and The Wisdom of the Psalms: Selections and Expositions Based on …

Catherine Keller

Catherine Keller, Professor of Constructive Theology in the Theological and Graduate Schools of Drew University, teaches and writes across a wide range of contemporary theological and religious studies. Keller's books include God …

Rosemary Skinner Keller

Rosemary Skinner Keller was Professor Emerita of Church History at Union Theological Seminary in New York City until her death in 2008. She had also served as Academic Dean at Union.

Timothy Keller

Timothy Keller is a well-known minister and New York Times best-selling author. His books include The Reason for God and The Prodigal God.

Jack A. Keller, Jr.

Jack A. Keller Jr. is a freelance writer in Louisville, Kentucky. He holds a PhD in religious ethics from Vanderbilt University.

William Kelley

William Kelley is and author (Gemini, The God Hunters, The Tyree Legend, and Witness) and screenwriter (Serpico and Gunsmoke for television). He won the Academy Award for Best Original …


Jessica Miller Kelleyis an editor, writer, and publishing consultant at JMK Editorial Services. She is also the managing editor of Ministry Matters and of Circuit Rider magazine.

Joan Kelly

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John Kelsay

John Kelsay is Richard L. Rubenstein Professor of Religion and Bristol Distinguished Professor of Ethics at Florida State University. He is the author of Just War and Jihad, Islam and War: A Study in Comparative Ethics, …

Catherine L. Kelsey

Catherine L. Kelsey is Dean of the Chapel and Spiritual Formation at Iliff School of Theology. She is the author of Thinking about Christ with Schleiermacher and Schleiermacher's Preaching, Dogmatics, and Biblical …

David H. Kelsey

David Kelsey is Luther A. Weigle Professor Emeritus of Theology at Yale Divinity School in New Haven, Connecticut. Among his books are Imagining Redemption and To Understand God Truly: What's Theological about a …

Anna Kendig

Anna Kendig is a graduate of McCormick Theological Seminary in Chicago and a former summer intern with the Presbyterian Publishing Corporation. She has worked with children and youth in the church for over a decade and currently …

Rosalyn Kendrick

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Robert P. Kennedy

Robert P. Kennedy is Associate Professor in Catholic Studies and Religious Studies and Chair of the Department of Religious Studies at St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Kerry Wyatt Kent

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Hugh T. Kerr

Hugh T. Kerr was Professor Emeritus of Theology at Princeton Theological Seminary and Senior Editor of Theology Today prior to his death in 1992.

Lois Kerr

Lois Kerr continues her career in journalism and creative writing. She has gathered the material in Sage Advice over many years, through her readings of scripture, philosophy, essays, and poetry. Lois Kerr lives in Vancouver, British …

Simon Kershaw

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Edward Kessler

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Peter Kevern

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Constantino Khalaf

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David Khalaf

David and Constantino Khalaf are a married couple based in Portland, Oregon, who write the blog Modern Kinship to provide a model and guide for other LGBTQ Christians pursuing lifelong partnerships. Their writing also …

Sue Monk Kidd

Sue Monk Kidd lives beside a salt marsh near Charleston, South Carolina, with her husband.

Anne Kathryn Killinger

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Eunjoo Mary Kim

Eunjoo Mary Kim is associate professor of homiletics at Iliff School of Theology, Denver, Colorado.

Jung Ha Kim

Jung Ha Kim is a sociologist and Director of Undergraduate Studies at Georgia State University. She served as the first cochair of the Asian North American Religion and Culture Group at the American Academy of Religion and is the founder …

Sebastian Kim

Professor Sebastian Kim holds the Chair in Theology and Public Life in the Faculty of Education & Theology, York St John University, UK.

Charles Kimball

Charles Kimball is Presidential Professor and Chair of the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Oklahoma in Norman, Oklahoma. He is a frequent speaker at colleges, churches, and ecumenical and interreligious …

Dan Kimball

Dan Kimball is the author of several books on leadership, church, and culture. He is on staff at Vintage Faith Church in Santa Cruz, California. Dan enjoys comic art, rockabilly and classic punk music, and drives a rusty 1966 Ford Mustang.

Marjorie L. Kimbrough

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Mihee Kim-Kort holds a Master of Theological Studies and Master of Divinity from Princeton Theological Seminary. A frequent contributor to Fidelia's Sisters, a publication of The Young Clergy Women Network, where she is also a community board member, …


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Mike King

Mike King serves as president of Youthfront, an organization creating environments for youth to experience spiritual transformation, and providing support to churches and youth workers. Mike also serves on the pastoral staff of Jacob's Well …

Philip J. King

Philip J. King is Professor Emeritus of Biblical Studies at Boston College in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. He is a former president of the American Schools of Oriental Research, the Society of Biblical Literature, and the Catholic …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King Jr. was a minister, activist, and an icon of the civil rights movement in the United States. King was Pastor of Dexter Avenue Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama, and the founding President of the Southern …

Graham Kings

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David Kinnaman

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Michael Kinnamon

Michael Kinnamon is one of the most widely respected leaders and scholars of the ecumenical movement. He has held many noteworthy positions, including General Secretary for the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the USA, …

Dixon Kinser

Dixon Kinser is a husband, father and spiritual teacher and trying to make his life in the way of Jesus.

Jeff Kirby

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James G. Kirk

James G. Kirk is Pastor of Harundale Presbyterian Church in Glen Burnie, Maryland.

Kenneth E. Kirk

Kenneth E. Kirk was the Bishop of Oxford in the Church of England from 1937-1954. He served as a chaplain for the British Army during World War I. An influential moral theologian, he published several works, including Some …

Patty Kirk

Patty Kirk is writer in residence and associate professor of English at John Brown University.

Cheryl Kirk-Duggan

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Clifton Kirkpatrick

Clifton Kirkpatrick is the former Stated Clerk of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), a position in which he served from 1996 to 2008. Since 2004 he has also served as President of the World Alliance of Reformed …

Melissa Kirkpatrick

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Rebecca Kirkpatrick

Rebecca Kirkpatrick is Associate Pastor for Adult Education and Mission at Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church. She previously served as a mission worker with Presbyterian World Mission and The Evangelical Theological Seminary in Cairo, Egypt, …


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Satoshi Kitamura

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Anne Kitch

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Martin Kitchen

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Carolyn Kitto

Carolyn Kitto is the Mission Planning Consultant for the Uniting Church Board of Mission. She is also a qualified youth worker, and has particular gifts in worship and education.

Doris Kizinna

Doris Kizinna is currently the British Columbia Conference Minister for Youth, Young Adults, and their Leaders and has been building community in a faith context in the United Church for over twenty years. She is a seeker, an artist, …

John S. Kloppenborg

John S. Kloppenborg is Professor of Religion at the University of Toronto in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He is author of Excavating Q: The History and Setting of the Sayings Gospel and coeditor of The Critical Edition of …


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Henry F. Knight

Henry F. Knight is Director of the Cohen Center for Holocaust Studies at Keene State College in Keene, New Hampshire. He is the author of Confessing Christ in a Post-Holocaust World and has been active in Jewish-Christian …


Douglas A. Knight is Drucilla Moore Buffington Professor of Hebrew Bible at the Divinity School of Vanderbilt University. He is the general editor of the Library of Ancient Israel.

Paul Knitter

Paul Knitter is Paul Tillich Professor of Theology, World Religions and Culture at Union Theological Seminary, New York and Professor Emeritus of Theology at Xavier University, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Jennifer Wright Knust

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Craig Koester

Craig Koester is Professor of New Testament at Luther Seminary in St. Paul, Minnesota. He is a pastor in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the author of several books on the New Testament.

Nancy Koester

Nancy Koester is affiliated faculty at Luther Seminary, where she teaches church history. Nancy is a pastor in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.

Dubravka Kolanovic

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Erik Kolbell

Erik Kolbell is a psychotherapist and former Minister of Social Justice at Riverside Church in New York City. He is the author of What Jesus Meant: The Beatitudes and A Meaningful Life and The God of Second Chances, published …


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Ulrich H.J. Kortner

Ulrich H. J. Kortner is Professor of Systematic Theology at the University of Vienna in Austria.


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Jonathan Kozol

Jonathan Kozol is a writer, educator, and activist. He is the author of a number of powerful social studies, including Death at an Early Age: The Destruction of the Hearts and Minds of Negro Children in the Boston Public Schools, …

Jim Kraus

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Laurie Kraus

Laurie Kraus is the Associate Mission Director of Presbyterian Disaster Assistance with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). She is a teaching elder with more than thirty years of pastoral experience and a Certified Compassion Fatigue …

Una Kroll

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Bjorn Krondorfer

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Marijn de Kroon

Marijn de Kroon is Chief Editor of the Collected Works of Martin Bucer and the author of numerous scholarly works, including The Honor of God and Human Salvation.

Kathleen Krull

Kathleen Krull is known for her innovative biographies of adventurous and inspiring people. She has received many accolades for her work, including the Jane Addams Children's Book Award, the Christopher Award, numerous best-of-the-year citations and …

James L. Kugel

James A. Kugel is Director of the Institute for the History of the Jewish Bible at Bar Ilan University in Israel

H. M. Kuitert

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Hans Kung

Hans Kung is President of the Global Ethic Foundation and Professor Emeritus of Ecumenical Theology at the University of Tubingen in Germany. A prolific and important contemporary theologian, he has written over fifty books including …

William S. Kurz

William S. Kurz is Professor of New Testament at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He has written several theological books, inlcuding Following Jesus: A Disciple's Guide to Luke and Acts and Farewell Addresses …

Harold S. Kushner

Harold S. Kushner is Rabbi Laureate of Temple Israel in Natick, Massachusetts. He is the author of a number of books, including the best-selling When Bad Things Happen to Good People.

John W. Kuykendall

John W. Kuykendall is President Emeritus and Thatcher Professor Emeritus of Religion at Davidson College in Davidson, North Carolina.

Margaret Kyle

Margaret Kyle has illustrated many books, including After the Beginning, Seasons Growing Faith Board Books, Our Baby's Being Baptized, Thank you, God, For Me, Journeying to Bethlehem, The Night …

Sherry Kyle

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Robert Kysar

Robert Kysar is Bandy Professor Emeritus of Preaching and New Testament at Candler School of Theology, Emory University, in Atlanta, Georgia.