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  • Eric D Barreto Eric D. Barreto is the Weyerhaeuser Associate Professor of New Testament. He holds a BA in religion from Oklahoma Baptist University, an MDiv from Princeton Seminary, and a PhD in New Testament from Emory University. Prior to coming to Princeton Seminary, he served as associate professor of New Testament at Luther Seminary, and also taught as an adjunct professor at the Candler School of Theology and McAfee School of Theology. As a Baptist minister, Barreto has pursued scholarship for the sake of the church, and he regularly writes for and teaches in faith communities around the country. He has also been a leader in the Hispanic Theological Initiative Consortium, a national, ecumenical, and inter-constitutional consortium comprised of some of the top seminaries, theological schools, and religion departments in the country. He is a member of the Society of Biblical Literature and the National Association of Baptist Professors of Religion. (Source and photo:
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  • Robert Barron Father Robert Barron is an American prelate of the Catholic Church serving as auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. He is the founder of the Catholic ministerial organization Word on Fire, and his website,, is viewed by millions of people each year. Barron has published numerous books, essays, and articles on theology and spirituality. Recent book titles include Exploring Catholic Theology (2015), To Light a Fire on the Earth: Proclaiming the Gospel in a Secular Age (2017), and Renewing our Hope: Essays for the New Evangelization (2020). (Source:; photo:
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  • David Bast David Bast is the host of Groundwork, a half-hour weekly audio program that digs deeply into scripture as a foundation for people's lives. Prior to Groundwork, he served for 23 years with Words of Hope, retiring in 2017 as its President and Broadcast Minister. He was also a pastor of congregations in the Reformed Church in America and is the author of several devotional books. (Source and photo:
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  • Rachel Benjamin Rachel Benjamin is an actress, playwright, and singer/songwriter from Rochester, New York. Rachel began writing at a very young age. Since that time, her original work has been published in EC, a magazine publication of Lifeway, as well well as selected for play readings and various performances by numerous theatre groups including the Fire Exit Theatre in Calgary, Canada and TN Women's Work Festival in Nashville, TN. Her play, Idealistic Dreamers, was published in December 2011 as part of a compilation of short stories entitled, Downtown Stories. She currently works with the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse. Off stage, Rachel has been featured in numerous films and commercials. She is also part of Washer's Field, a band that released their debut album in September 2011. (Source and photo:
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  • Martin Bernigeroth Martin Bernigeroth (1670-1733) was a German engraver who lived and worked in Leipzig. (Source and photo:
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  • John Birch John Birch is a trained minister in the Methodist Church (UK) and is an award-winning poet and writer of prayers which he gathers along with other ancient and traditional prayers at He currently has several books of prayers published either in paper form or as downloads, and is also a regular contributor to the International Bible Reading Fellowship notes. His prayers have appeared on various websites, been reprinted in many worship services around the world as well as in Church of England and Methodist publications and BRF Sacred Space Magazine. (Source:
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  • Elissa Bjeletich Elissa Bjeletich hosts three popular Ancient Faith Radio podcasts: Raising Saints, Everyday Orthodox, and together with Kristina Wenger, Tending the Garden of Our Hearts. She is the co-author of Tending the Garden of Our Hearts: Daily Lenten Meditations for Families (Ancient Faith Publishing, 2019) and also of Blueprints for the Little Church: Creating an Orthodox Home (Ancient Faith Publishing, 2016). She is the author of Welcoming the Christ Child: Family Readings for the Nativity Lent (Sebastian Press, 2017), and In God’s Hands: A Mother’s Journey through Her Infant’s Critical Illness (Ancient Faith Publishing, 2013). Elissa is active in Orthodox youth and family ministries, directing and teaching Sunday school at Transfiguration Greek Orthodox Church and volunteering at summer and family camps, and has contributed to several national curriculum projects. She sits on the Advisory Board of Youth Equipped to Serve (YES), a ministry of FOCUS North America. (Source and photo:
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  • Brian K Blount Brian K. Blount is the president and professor of New Testament at Union Presbyterian Seminary, Richmond, VA, and Charlotte, NC. He was called to this position in 2007, after serving for 15 years as the Richard J. Dearborn Professor of New Testament Interpretation at Princeton Theological Seminary. His primary work has been in the Gospel of Mark, the Book of Revelation and in the area of cultural studies and hermeneutics. He is the author of six books, including Invasion of the Dead: Preaching Resurrection (Westminster John Knox Press, 2014). (Source and photo:
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  • Joyce Borger Joyce Borger is an ordained minister of the Christian Reformed Church in North America, serving the denomination as the director of Worship Ministries and as the senior editor of the ecumenical journal Reformed Worship. She has also served as editor of several musical collections, including Lift Up Your Hearts: Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs (Faith Alive Christian Resources, 2013) and Psalms for All Seasons (Faith Alive Christian Resources, 2011). (Source and photo:
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  • Timothy R Botts Timothy R Botts is a master calligrapher who studied graphic design and calligraphy at Carnegie-Mellon University. After spending three years in Japan, he began a forty-year career at Tyndale House Publishers designing books and Bibles, retiring as senior art director in 2012. Tim helped start Masterpiece Project, an outreach to high school students in the arts, and currently serves as their artistic director. He also teaches calligraphy part time at College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn, Illinois and has taught numerous workshops throughout the United States and internationally. (Source:; photo:
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  • Doug Bratt Rev. Doug Bratt is the pastor of the Silver Spring Christian Reformed Church in Silver Spring, MD. He has been an ordained minister in the Christian Reformed Church for nearly 33 years. (Source:; photo:
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  • Emily R Brink Emily R. Brink is Resource Development Specialist for Congregational Song for the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship and editor emeritus of Reformed Worship, a quarterly journal published by the Christian Reformed Church. Her areas of interest include congregational song from all times and places; psalmody; hymnal editing (she was editor of three different hymnals); and consulting with a wide range of churches on worship renewal issues. She is active in the American Guild of Organists, having served in both local and national offices, as well as in the Hymn Society in the United States and Canada, serving as president from 1990-1992; in 2004 she was named a Fellow of the Hymn Society in recognition of distinguished service to hymnody and hymnology. Dr. Brink has a graduate degree in organ and church music from the University of Michigan and the Ph.D. in music theory from the Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois. (Source and photo:
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  • Carolyn C Brown Carolyn C Brown is a Certified Christian Educator in the Presbyterian Church USA (PCUSA). She has more than thirty years' experience in Christian Education with a variety of congregations covering five states and is also a member of the Association of Presbyterian Church Educators. Her blog, Worshiping with Children, provides resources for intergenerational worship keyed to the Revised Common Lectionary cycles. (Source and photo:
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  • Walter Brueggemann Walter Brueggemann is an influential Bible interpreter and the author of over one hundred books and numerous scholarly articles. He has been a highly sought-after speaker. Brueggemann attended Elmhurst College, graduating in 1955 with an A.B. He went on to Eden Theological Seminary, earning a B.D. (equivalent to today’s M.Div.) in 1958. He completed his formal theological education at Union Theological Seminary in 1961, earning the Th.D. under the primary guidance of James Muilenburg. While teaching at Eden, he earned a Ph.D. in education at St. Louis University. Brueggemann has served as faculty at two institutions in his career: Eden Theological Seminary (1961-1986) and Columbia Theological Seminary (1986-2003). He is currently William Marcellus McPheeters professor emeritus of Old Testament at Columbia. (Source and photo:
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  • Frederick Buechner Frederick Buechner is an American writer and theologian. He is the author of more than thirty published books and has been an important source of inspiration and learning for many readers. His work encompasses many genres, including fiction, autobiography, essays, sermons, and other nonfiction. Buechner’s books have been translated into twenty-seven languages for publication around the world. Buechner’s writing has often been praised for its ability to inspire readers to see the grace in their daily lives. (Source:; photo:
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  • Howard E Butt Jr Howard E Butt Jr (1927-2016) was a billionaire heir apparent to his family's Texas supermarket empire, who gave up the business to spread a Christian message about the dignity of work and its nexus with faith. In 2000, he began giving a one-minute radio homily, a segment he titled “The High Calling of Our Daily Life,” which highlighted the role that faith has played in the successful careers and personal lives of ordinary people. His homilies were carried on 3,000 stations in every state, reaching millions of listeners. In addition, he founded Laity Lodge in 1961 and it has been welcoming guests to retreats designed to reawaken a sense of the sacred—the nearness and goodness of God in all of life—ever since. (Source:,; photo:
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  • Thomas Lane Butts The Rev. Dr. Thomas Lane Butts is minister emeritus of First United Methodist Church in Monroeville, AL, and has served United Methodist Churches in Florida and Alabama. Dr. Butts has been the featured preacher for the United Methodist series of the Protestant Radio Hour (currently known as Day 1) nearly 40 times since 1978. He has written one book, Tigers In the Dark, originally published by Abingdon Press in 1978, now in its 4th printing. Dr. Butts has been an active leader in the Civil Rights movement since the mid-fifties and a columnist for several newspapers, including The Montgomery Advertiser and The Mobile Press. His sermons are also regularly featured in professional homiletical journals. Dr. Butts is in frequent demand as a speaker on college and university campuses, and as an after-dinner speaker; additionally, he preaches in churches throughout the country. (Source:; photo:
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