Dr. Erwin W. Lutzer is Pastor Emeritus of The Moody Church where he served as the Senior Pastor for 36 years (1980-2016). He earned a BTh from Winnipeg Bible College, a ThM from Dallas Theological Seminary, a MA in Philosophy from Loyola University, and an honorary LLD from the Simon Greenleaf School of Law (Now Trinity Law School).

A clear expositor of the Bible, he is the featured preacher on two radio programs, broadcasting on over a thousand outlets in the U.S. and across more than fifty countries in seven languages. 

The programs can also be heard as a podcast and on the Moody Church Media app.

Dr. Lutzer is also an award-winning author of over seventy books including:

He and his wife, Rebecca, have co-written the following books:

His speaking engagements include Bible conferences and seminars, both domestically and internationally including: Russia, the Republic of Belarus, Germany, Scotland, Guatemala, and Japan. He has led tours to Israel and to the cities of the Protestant Reformation in Europe.

Dr. Lutzer and Rebecca live in the Chicago area. They have three grown children and eight grandchildren.