About the author: Emilio Chávez, holds the J.D. (Harvard Law School), S.T.L. (Pontifical Gregorian University), and S.T.D. (Angelicum) degrees. He has studied theology and scripture in the US, Latin America and Europe, including Harvard Divinity School and the Pontifical Biblical Institute in Rome. He is currently assistant professor of Sacred Scripture at the St. Vincent de Paul Regional Seminary in Boynton Beach, Florida.