Karoline M. Lewis) holds the Alvin N. Rogness Chair of Homiletics at Luther Seminary in St. Paul, MN and is an ordained pastor in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. She is a graduate of Northwestern University, Luther Seminary, and has a Ph.D. in New Testament Studies from Emory University. A popular presenter, she has led conferences, workshops, and retreats throughout the country and Canada on books of the Bible, especially John’s Gospel, biblical interpretation, women in ministry, and she is a regularly featured preacher at the Festival of Homiletics. A contributing writer for Workingpreacher.org, she is also co-host of the site’s weekly podcast, Sermon Brainwave.