Dr. Henri A. Blocher, Wheaton University's former Gunther Knoedler Chair of Bible and Theology, was born a Frenchman in the Netherlands in 1937. He studied at Gordon Divinity School and in Paris and London. He has taught in the Faculté Libre de Théologie Evangélique, Vaux-sur-Seine, since its founding in 1965, and currently chairs the Fellowship of European Evangelical Theologians. His books include "In the Beginning," "Evil and the Cross," and "Original Sin." He and his wife, Henriette, a psychologist, have three children and seven grandchildren.