Marcus J. Borg is canon theologian at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Portland, Oregon, and was Hundere Distinguished Professor of Religion and Culture at Oregon State University. Described by the New York Times as "a leading figure in his generation of Jesus scholars," he has appeared on NBC's The Today Show and Dateline , ABC's World News , and NPR's Fresh Air . He is the author of the bestselling books Meeting Jesus Again for the First Time , The Heart of Christianity , Reading the Bible Again for the First Time , The God We Never Knew , Jesus , Speaking Christian , and The Evolution of the Word . His blog appears on the Progressive Christian Channel of Patheos.com.
TIM SCORER is a master of experiential spiritual formation. He is the author of Experiencing the Heart of Christianity for groups and co-author of Living the Heart of Christianity for individuals, based on Marcus Borg's bestselling The Heart of Christianity . He has also created the learning process and written the leaders' guides for Experiencing the Bible Again for the First Time, and Experiencing Jesus. Tim brings a passion for transformational faith and practical experience with community organizations, congregations, and retreatants as a long-time member of the management team of Naramata Centre, and on the staff at Penticton United Church. Marcus Borg is Hundere Distinguished Professor of Religion and Culture at Oregon State University, and the author of many bestselling books including The Heart of Christianity: Rediscovering a Life of Faith.