Bryan Litfin has a Th.M. in historical theology from Dallas Seminary and a Ph.D. in ancient Christianity from the University of Virginia. He is the author of several books and scholarly articles on the early church, as well as six published or forthcoming novels (three of which are set in the ancient church era). Bryan lives in Wheaton, Illinois, with his wife and two children. For more about him, see his website at BryanLitfin.com.