Tremper Longman III (PhD Yale) is Distinguished Scholar and Professor Emeritus of Biblical Studies at Westmont College. He has written over thirty-five books including commentaries on Genesis, Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs, Jeremiah, Lamentations, Daniel, and Nahum. His most recent books include Confronting Old Testament Controversies: Pressings Questions about Evolution, Sexuality, History, and Violence (2019) and The Bible and the Ballot: Using Scripture in Political Decisions (2020). Tremper's books have been translated into seventeen different languages. He is presently writing a commentary on the Book of Revelation. Tremper is married to Alice and has three sons and six granddaughters.