Aran has spent most of his life working in cross-cultural settings. He has been involved in pastoral ministry in Korean Churches in Canada, the US and South Korea. For the last six years he has been teaching at Anyang University in South Korea. His PhD thesis was in the area of praying the language of enmity in Book V of the Psalter. Aran is passionate about integrating spirituality and academic excellence in biblical studies. When he has time, he enjoys watching British detective series, reading nineteenth and early twentieth-century history, and hanging out with his two daughters. Aran is married to Kyoungha.
PhD, North-West University, 2015
ThM, Regent College, 2009
MDiv, Regent College, 1999
DipCS, Wycliffe College, 1992
BSc, University of Toronto, 1991