Dr. Bruce Ware, Professor of Christian Theology at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, is a highly esteemed theologian and author in the evangelical world. Dr. Ware has written numerous journal articles, book chapters, and book reviews and, along with Thomas Schreiner, has co-edited The Grace of God and the Bondage of the Will and Still Sovereign. Ware is the author of God's Lesser Glory: The Diminished God of Open Theism; God's Greater Glory: The Exalted God of Scripture and the Christian Faith; Father, Son, and Holy Spirit: Relationships, Roles, and Relevance; and his just released Big Truths for Young Hearts: Teaching and Learning the Greatness of God (Crossway: April 2009). Dr. Ware and his wife Jodi have two grown daughters and one grandchild.

[Editor's Note: This article was originally written for the Holman Apologetics Study Bible. Published here with permission. Original publication date: April 17, 2009.]