J. P. Moreland is Distinguished Professor of philosophy at Biola University in La Mirada, California and Director of The Eidos Christian Center. Dr. Moreland has 4 earned degrees: a B.S. in chemistry from the University of Missouri, a Th. M. in theology from Dallas Seminary, an M. A. in philosophy from the University of California-Riverside, and a Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of Southern California. Dr. Moreland has authored, edited, or contributed papers to 35 books with publishers ranging from Oxford University Press, Blackwell, Routledge, Wadsworth, and Prometheus to InterVarsity and Zondervan. Among his books are Christianity and the Nature of Science, Does God Exist? (with Kai Nielsen), The Creation Hypothesis, Philosophical Naturalism: A Critical Analysis, The Kingdom Triangle, The Lost Virtue of Happiness and Body and Soul. He has also published over 100 magazine articles in such publications as Christianity Today and Christian Research Journal, and over 60 journal articles in venues such as Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, American Philosophical Quarterly, Australasian Journal of Philosophy, MetaPhilosophy, Pacific Philosophical Quarterly, Southern Journal of Philosophy, Religious Studies, and Faith and Philosophy. Dr. Moreland served for eight years as a bioethicist for PersonaCare Nursing Homes, Inc. headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland. His research interests lie in analytic ontology, philosophy of science, and philosophy of mind, and in the interface between Christian thought and spiritual formation.. He has also planted two churches, served with Campus Crusade for Christ for ten years, spoken and debated on two hundred college campuses and hundreds of churches, and appeared numerous times on radio and television as a spokesperson for a Christian worldview.