Joseph Morris Webb holds a Ph.D. from the University of Illinois and a D.Min. from the Claremont School of Theology in California, where he also taught for several years. His master’s degrees are from the U of I (in journalism) and from the Candler School of Theology in Atlanta. He has also taught at California State Universities at Northridge and San Bernardino, at Pepperdine University, and Southern Illinois University. He is the author of a journalism textbook and seven books on preaching and theology.