Dr. William J. McRae was born and raised in Toronto, Canada, where he became a believer in Jesus Christ in his early teens. He is a graduate of Emmaus bible School, 1954; Toronto Teachers College, 1955; Queens University, 1966; and Dallas Theological Seminary, 1970, 1983. A former school teacher, Dr. McRae has been engaged in a Bible teaching and pastoral ministry for the past twenty-seven years in Canada and the United States. From 1966 to 1975 he was involved in a pastoral and Bible teaching ministry in Believers Chapel. Since 1982 he has been president of Ontario Bible College and Ontario Theological Seminiary in Toronto, Canada.