Thomas Moore is the author of the number one New York Times bestseller Care of the Soul. He has written twenty-five other books about bringing soul to personal life and culture, deepening spirituality, humanizing medicine, finding meaningful work, imagining sexuality with soul and doing religion in a fresh way. In his youth he was a Catholic monk and studied music composition. He earned a Ph.D. in Religious Studies from Syracuse University and was a university professor for a number of years. He has been a psychotherapist influenced mainly by C. G. Jung and James Hillman. In recent years he has returned to his role as a non-aligned theologian, publishing his translation of the New Testament Gospels, Writing in the Sand: Jesus Spirituality and the Soul of the Gospels, and The Soul of Christmas. His most recent books are Ageless Soul and Soul Therapy. He lectures internationally and consults for organizations and individuals.