Phillipe Copeland a graduate of Harvard Divinity School, a Doctoral Candidate at Simmons College School of Social Work and a Lecturer at Boston University School of Social Work. He is author of the award winning blog, Baha'i Thought. Baha'i Thought offers commentary on issues of religion, society, and culture based on the teachings of the Baha'i Faith. "Baha'i Thought" received a 2010 "Award of Excellence in Internet Communication" from the Religion Communicator's Council, a "Best of the Web" award from "The Daily Reviewer", and is featured on the Religion News Writer's Association website. He is also author of the new social commentary blog Change is Gonna Come. He is a contributing scholar to State of Formation, a multi-author blog founded by the Journal for Interreligious Dialogue and run in partnership with Andover Newton Theological Seminary, Hebrew College, and The Council for a Parliament of World Religions. His columns are featured on "Peace Next", the social networking site of the Council for a Parliament of World Religions and in Blogcritics Magazine.