Gordon Keddie was born in Edinburgh, Scotland, and was educated at George Heriot's School, the Universities of Aberdeen and Edinburgh, and at the Westminster (Phila.) and Reformed Presbyterian (Pgh.) Theological Seminaries in the USA. Until his retirement in 2014 after forty years of ministry, he served pastorates in Pittsburgh, Wishaw (Scotland), State College (PA) and Indianapolis, where he presently resides. He is the author of many popular commentaries on Bible books and themes, and a writer of numerous articles, both popular and academic. He is married to Jane and they have three grown sons and three grandchildren.