Fr. Esau McCaulley, PhD is an assistant professor of New Testament at Wheaton College in Wheaton, IL. Dr. McCaulley also serves as Canon Theologian for his diocese. His first book entitled Sharing in the Son’s Inheritance was published by T & T Clark in 2019. His second book Reading While Black: African American Biblical Interpretation as an Exercise in Hope will be published by IVP academic on September 1st. He is a contributing opinion writer for the New York Times. His writings have also appeared in Washington Post and Christianity Today among other places. He is married to Mandy, a pediatrician and navy reservist. Together, they have four wonderful children.