Brendan Sweetman is professor of philosophy at Rockhurst University. He has written, co-written, and co-edited several books including Religion: Key Concepts in Philosophy (Continuum Press, 2007); Truth and Religious Belief (M. E. Sharpe, 1998); and Contemporary Perspectives on Religious Epistemology (Oxford University Press, 1992). His articles and reviews have been published in journals such as Philosophia Christi and American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly. He holds degrees from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Cambridge University, and University College, Dublin. He and his wife, Margaret, have three children.