Dreher to deliver Southern Seminary’s Gheens Lectures Feb. 7-8

SBTS Communications — February 2, 2017

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (SBTS) — Conservative columnist Rod Dreher will deliver the Gheens Lectures on “The Benedict Option” at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Feb. 7-8. Dreher, senior editor at The American Conservative, is set to release his book The Benedict Option: A Strategy for Christians in a Post-Christian Nation, in…

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Mohler to discuss Trump and evangelicals on ‘CNN Tonight’

Colby Adams — October 11, 2016

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (SBTS) — R. Albert Mohler Jr., president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, is scheduled to appear on “CNN Tonight” at 11:15 p.m. ET Tuesday to discuss Donald Trump and the evangelical response to the 2005 video released last week of Trump’s sexually aggressive boasting. On Sunday, Oct….

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Albert Mohler, Cal Thomas to discuss ‘God and Politics’ April 25 at Southern Seminary

SBTS Communications — April 21, 2016

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (SBTS) — In a public forum at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary April 25, SBTS President R. Albert Mohler Jr. and political journalist Cal Thomas will discuss the intersection of religion and politics. The free event will be held on Monday, April 25, at 7 p.m. in Alumni Memorial…

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The sayings of ‘Doctor Bob’

S. Craig Sanders — September 24, 2014

EDITOR’S NOTE: Eighty years after his death, Southern Seminary’s A.T. Robertson is remembered for the monumental achievement of his life and work. Robertson published extensively in New Testament studies, and below are some of his most notable sayings in his writings and classroom lectures. “The Greek New Testament is the…

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After 20 years as president, Mohler summarizes his tenure as ‘gratitude’

Aaron Cline Hanbury — October 16, 2013

Reflecting on his tenure as president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, R. Albert Mohler Jr. said his only response is gratitude. Twenty years ago, Oct. 15, 1993, Southern Seminary inaugurated Mohler as its ninth president — in ceremonies that included evangelist Billy Graham and theologian Carl F.H. Henry. Twenty…

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Dominican pastor speaks in SBTS chapel about the cost of following Christ

RuthAnne Irvin — September 25, 2013

The price of following Christ is high, preached Dominican pastor Miguel Nunez in Southern Seminary chapel, Sept. 17. Nunez, senior pastor of the International Baptist Church in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, preached from Mark 6:14-29, a passage that reports on King Herod’s beheading of John the Baptist, illustrating the cost…

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At 2013 alumni luncheon, Southern Seminary names Thom Rainer alumnus of the year

Aaron Cline Hanbury — June 13, 2013

R. Albert Mohler Jr., president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, announced Thom Rainer as distinguished alumni of the year at the Southern Seminary alumni luncheon during the annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC), June 12, 2013. Rainer, a master of divinity (M.Div.) graduate from Southern in 1985…

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Richard Albert Mohler Sr., father of seminary president, dies, calls attention to faithful service

S. Craig Sanders — March 28, 2013

The legacy of one Southern Baptist deacon and Sunday school teacher includes serving his local church faithfully for 40 years and raising up one of the world’s most influential evangelical leaders. Richard Albert Mohler Sr., 76, died Monday, March 18, 2013, after suffering a massive cerebral hemorrhage in his Deerfield…

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Mohler featured in New York Times editorial

S. Craig Sanders — December 14, 2012

An opinion editorial published in The New York Times, Dec. 13, 2012, referenced R. Albert Mohler Jr., president of Southern Seminary, concerning the use of extra-biblical traditions in the Christmas story. According to the editorial, “Hark! The Herald Angels Didn’t Sing,” the use of imagination and elaboration in the Christmas…

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Pierre examines fatherhood issues, offers pastoral remedies

Craig Sanders — October 10, 2012

“How can ministers of the gospel help people whose fathers were bad role models?” asks Jeremy Pierre in a recent article appearing on The Gospel Coalition website. Pierre, assistant professor of biblical counseling at Southern Seminary, presents several pastoral remedies to urgent fatherhood problems in his article, “A Good Dad…

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