David Bartlett is Professor of New Testament at Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur, Georgia, and Lantz Professor of Preaching Emeritus at Yale Divinity School in New Haven, Connecticut. Bartlett is an ordained American Baptist minister and has served parishes in Minneapolis, Chicago, and Oakland. His most recent book is The Fourfold Gospel (London: SPCK, 2006; Philadelphia: Fortress, 2006) for which he wrote the section on Matthew. His Lyman Beecher Lectures were published under the title What’s Good About This News? (Westminster/John Knox Press, 2003). He also wrote the study of I Peter for The New Interpreter’s Bible.