About the Author

Ron Hay lives at Castle Hill, a mountain village an hour from Christchurch in New Zealand. He has degrees in English Literature and Theology from Otago University. After secondary teaching for some time, he became an Anglican minister and was vicar of Temuka, then Sumner-Redcliffs parish in Christchurch for 15 years before retiring in order to devote time to writing. His first book, Finding the Forgotten God: Credible Faith for a Secular Age, won the Ashton Wylie Book Award in 2015. See  He is married with three children and five grandchildren. When not writing, reading or preaching he loves to explore the South Island high country. He can be contacted at