Alister McGrath is an Irish theologian, priest, intellectual historian and Christian apologist. He is currently Professor of Theology, Ministry, and Education at Kings College London and Head of the Centre for Theology, Religion and Culture. He previously was principal of Wycliffe Hall and professor of historical theology at Oxford University. McGrath has studied at the universities of Oxford and Cambridge, and has written several works on--among others--Reformation history and theology. His areas of expertise include systematic theology, science and religion, and spirituality and apologetics. For a review of one of his recent books, The Reenchantment of Nature: The Denial of Religion and the Ecological Crisis (Doubleday, 2002), see Robert Royal's "Seeing Things," published in the October 2, 2002, issue of Crisis magazine. Royal was a guest on Volume 7 of the Journal.