Daniel A. Helminiak is an Associate Professor in the humanistic and transpersonal Psychology department at the University of West Georgia. He holds Ph.D’s from Andover Newton Theological School and Boston College, and the University of Texas at Austin. He lectures internationally on adult development, spirituality, and sexuality. He is best known for his book Sex and the Sacred and his bestseller What the Bible Really Says about Homosexuality. Formerly a priest of the Diocese of Pittsburgh, he now resides in Atlanta. What I Wish They’d Taught Me in Church about Prayer, Meditation, and the Quest for Peace.