Charles W. Allen, is the Episcopal Campus Chaplain of Grace Unlimited, a Lutheran Episcopal campus ministry serving Butler University and IUPUI (Indiana University - Purdue University at Indianapolis). Allen is also Affiliate Professor of Theology at Christian Theological Seminary and holds a Ph.D. from The University of Chicago Divinity School, a Certificate in Advanced Theological Study from Seabury Western Theological Seminary, an M.Div. from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, and a B.A. from the University of Arkansas. His articles have appeared in the Journal of Religion, Encounter, and Liturgy.