Ralph allan S mith graduated from Grace Theological Seminary in 1978
with a Master of Divinity. In 1981, after years of church-planting experience
in the United States, he went to Tokyo, Japan, where he and his wife, Sylvia,
have been laboring to plant and build the Mitaka Evangelical Church. He has
authored The Covenantal Kingdom, Paradox and Truth, The Eternal Covenant,
Trinity and Reality, and The Baptism of Jesus the Christ. He is also director of the
Covenant Worldview Institute (www.berith.org).