Thomas McElwain completed a doctor's degree in Comparative Religion at the University of Stockholm in 1979 under the direction of the renowned Americanist Åke Hultkrantz. He is retired from that university, where he served as Associate Professor (oavlönad docent). He was ordained as a Seventh Day Baptist minister in 1988, served as a missionary until 1990, was director of interfaith dialogue at the Islamic Centre of England 2001-2002. email@example.com
Take care in choosing the edition of The Beloved and I. There are three: one-volume paperback, one-volume hardback, and five-volume deluxe hardback.