Stephen Beebe is a plant geneticist with a PhD degree from the University of Wisconsin living and working in Latin America for his entire professional career. His interest in religion derives from his participation in the Bahá’í Faith over a thirty-year period. He enjoys a cross-cultural family with his Colombian-born wife and their one son. He is also author of Between the Menorah and the Cross: Jesus, the Jews, and the Battle for the Early Church, a study that examines how the early church experience in the first century influenced church theology. This title is also available through Xlibris.