Casey Spinks is a seminarian at Beeson Divinity School. A native of Baton Rouge, LA, he earned his B.A. and M.A. in philosophy at Louisiana State University, where he wrote his thesis on the relationship between Martin Heidegger’s ontology and Protestant theology. He has contributed essays to The Imaginative Conservative, Christianity Today, and VoegelinView. He is also an avid birder and occasional carpenter.