Don Carson is research professor of New Testament at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois. Dr. Carson holds a Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge. He has served as assistant pastor and pastor and has done itinerant ministry in Canada and the United Kingdom. Dr. Carson is co-founder (with Tim Keller) and president of The Gospel Coalition. He has written or edited over fifty books, including How Long, O Lord? Reflections on Suffering and Evil and A Call to Spiritual Reformation. Dr. Carson and his wife, Joy, reside in Libertyville, Illinois. They have two children. In his spare time, Dr. Carson enjoys reading, hiking, and woodworking.