Eugene H. Peterson

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Eugene Peterson is a Presbyterian minister and professor emeritus of spiritual theology at Regent College, Vancouver, Columbia and author of over thirty books. Previously, he served for 29 years at Christ our King Presbyterian Church in Bel Air, Maryland and was its founding pastor. Peterson is best known as the translator of the bestselling Bible, The Message.

Peterson's highly-praised "conversation" series explores Christian spiritual theology in the post-millennium world His writing is a passionate persuasion for us to take a fresh look at the foundations of our faith: the Bible, Jesus Christ, the church, and the pastoral role of clergy and bring that new vision into our spiritual lives. Practice Resurrection, released this year, is the final book in the five-book series. Eugene Peterson and his wife, Jan, live in Montana.