Tremper Longman III, PhD

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Biography

Dr. Tremper Longman III (BA, Ohio Wesleyan University; MDiv, Westminster Theological Seminary; MPhil and PhD, Yale University) is Distinguished Scholar and Professor Emeritus of Biblical Studies at Westmont College. He has written over 30 books. His most recent book is The Lost World of the Flood, co-authored with John Walton. His books have been translated into seventeen different languages. In addition, as a Hebrew scholar, he is one of the main translators of the popular New Living Translation of the Bible. Tremper and his wife Alice live in Alexandria, VA and have three sons (Tremper IV, Timothy, Andrew) and four granddaughters (Gabrielle, Mia, Ava, and Emerson). For exercise, he enjoys playing squash.