Jonathan Merritt is a regular TheWeek.com contributor, senior columnist for Religion News Service, and author of Jesus is Better Than You Imagined. He has published more than 1,000 articles in outlets such as USA Today, The Atlantic, National Journal, The Washington Post, and The Daily Beast. As a respected commentator on faith and culture, Jonathan has been interviewed by CNN, Fox News, ABC World News, NPR, 60 Minutes, The New York Times, and others. He has earned graduate degrees from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary and Emory University and resides in Brooklyn, New York.
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