General Editors

Mark L. Strauss

Mark L. Strauss

New Testament

Mark L. Strauss (PhD, University of Aberdeen) is professor of New Testament at Bethel Seminary San Diego. He is the author or editor of many books and articles, including How to Read the Bible in Changing Times; Four Portraits, One Jesus: An Introduction to Jesus and the Gospels; How to Choose a Translation for All Its Worth; and Commentaries on Mark and Luke.


John H. Walton

John H. Walton

Old Testament

John H. Walton (PhD, Hebrew Union College) is professor of Old Testament at Wheaton College. He is the author or editor of numerous books, including A Survey of the Old Testament; Old Testament Today; Ancient Near Eastern Thought and the Old Testament; The IVP Bible Background Commentary: Old Testament; and Commentaries on Genesis and Job.