Dr. Michael J. Kruger (Ph.D., University of Edinburgh) is President and the Samuel C. Patterson Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity at Reformed Theological Seminary in Charlotte, NC. He is one of the leading scholars today in the study of the origins of the New Testament, particularly the development of the New Testament canon and the transmission of the New Testament text. Michael is the author of numerous books including The Gospel of the Savior, The Heresy of Orthodoxy, Canon Revisited, and The Question of Canon. He is also the co-editor of The Early Text of the New Testament and Gospel Fragments. Michael is ordained in the Presbyterian Church in America and also serves as Pastor of Teaching at Uptown PCA in Charlotte. Michael and his wife, Melissa, have three children.