Brian D. McLaren is an author, speaker, activist, and public theologian. A former pastor and teacher, he is the author of numerous influential books, including the award-winning A New Kind of Christianity. He is a passionate advocate for a Christianity that is just, generous, and committed to working with people of all
faiths for the common good.
Anna Carter Florence is the Peter Marshall Professor of Preaching at Columbia Theological Seminary, Georgia, and one of America’s most gifted preachers. A minister in the Presbyterian Church and a former youth pastor, she is the author of Rehearsing Scripture: Discovering God’s Word in Community, based on her Lyman Beecher Lectures on Preaching at Yale Divinity School.
Pádraig Ó Tuama is a poet and theologian from Ireland with interests in conflict, story and religion. Readings from the Book of Exile and Sorry for your Troubles are his collections of poetry and In the Shelter; Finding a Home in the World is a poetic prose book. From 2014-2019 he was the leader of the Corrymeela Community, Ireland’s oldest peace and reconciliation centre