Eric Metaxas is the New York Times #1 bestselling author of If You Can Keep It, Bonhoeffer, Miracles, Seven Women, Seven Men, and Amazing Grace. His most recent book is the New York Times bestseller Martin Luther: The Man Who Rediscovered God and Changed the World. His books have been translated into more than twenty-five languages.
He is the founder and host of Socrates in the City: Conversations on the Examined Life, an event series of “entertaining and thought-provoking discussions on ‘life, God, and other small topics.’”
He is the host of the Eric Metaxas Show, a nationally syndicated radio program heard in more than 120 cities around the U.S. and featuring in-depth interviews with a wide variety of guests.
Metaxas speaks to thousands around the U.S. and internationally each year. He was the keynote speaker at the 2012 National Prayer Breakfast in Washington DC. That speech and Eric’s essay on the experience were put into a book, No Pressure, Mr. President: The Power of True Belief in a Time of Crisis.
Eric’s commentaries, humor writing, book and movie reviews, and poetry have appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Times, The Washington Post, and National Review. His Wall Street Journal op-ed, “Science Increasingly Makes the Case for God” is the most popular and shared piece in the history of the Journal.
He has written more than thirty children’s books, including the bestsellers Squanto and the Miracle of Thanksgiving and It’s Time to Sleep, My Love, illustrated by Nancy Tillman.
Metaxas has been featured as a cultural commentator on CNN, MSNBC, and Fox News programs, and he has been interviewed about his work on the Today Show, Fox and Friends, The History Channel, and C-SPAN’s Q&A with Brian Lamb. He has been featured on many radio programs, including NPR’s Morning Edition and Talk of the Nation, as well as Hugh Hewitt, Dennis Prager, and Bill Bennett.
Metaxas is a Senior Fellow and Lecturer at Large for the King’s College in New York City. He lives in Manhattan with his wife and daughter.