Welcome to our newest NLT Blog team member, Dr. Tremper Longman. Dr. Longman is the Robert H. Gundry Professor of Biblical Studies and the chair of the religious studies department at Westmont College in Santa Barbara, California.
He is the senior translator of the Wisdom Books in the New Living Translation and the General Reviewer of Job-Song of Songs and author of many notes and articles in the NLT Study Bible. He is also the author of the commentary on Ecclesiastes and Song of Songs in the Cornerstone Biblical Commentary series.
We’re so glad to have Dr. Longman aboard. We look forward to the ways that his contributions will inform and shape our discussion here about the NLT and bible translation.