John Inder is an agnostic who has been affiliated with the Unitarian-Universalist Church of Canada for twenty-five years. This affiliation has nourished an interest in inter-religious dialogue. John has degrees in Applied Social Science, Politics and Philosophy, and an MBA. As a presenter and workshop leader on ethics and organisational behavior, he has a professional research interest in gender studies. He has also written on the subject of gender and religion. He is interested in applying the works of recent philosophers to the study of religion as it regards community, truth claims, gender differences, mythology, secularism and inter-religious dialogue.