Kimlyn J. Bender
Kimlyn J. Bender (PhD, Princeton Theological Seminary) is professor of Christian theology at Truett Theological Seminary, Baylor University, in Waco, Texas. He is the author of Confessing Christ for Church and World and Karl Barth's Christological Ecclesiology and the coeditor, with Bruce McCormack, of Theology as Conversation. Bender also serves as a contributing editor for Cultural Encounters. He is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics (First Prize). An ordained Baptist minister, he has served in several churches, most recently as senior pastor of Oak Hills Baptist Church in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.