J. Richard Middleton
(PhD, Free University of Amsterdam) is professor of biblical worldview and exegesis at Northeastern Seminary and adjunct professor of theology at Roberts Wesleyan College, both in Rochester, New York. He authored Abraham's Silence
(2021), A New Heaven and a New Earth
(2014), The Liberating Image
(2005), and coauthored the bestsellers Truth Is Stranger Than It Used to Be
(1995) and The Transforming Vision
(1984). Middleton is past president of the Canadian Society of Biblical Studies (2019–2021) and past president of the Canadian-American Theological Association (2011–2014).