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  • Old Testament’s viability for preaching underscored

    October 5 2018 by SBTS Communications | with 0 comments
    Old Testament’s viability for preaching underscored

    When the apostles preached the gospel of Jesus Christ, they used Old Testament texts. Preachers in the New Testament era possess the completed canon of scripture, but that shouldn’t mean they rely exclusively on the New Testament when preaching Christ, Philip Ryken stated during the 2018 E.Y. Mullins Lectures on Christian Preaching at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Sept. 26-27.

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  • Ethicist examines Old Testament violence

    July 26 2013 by Tom Strode, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Ethicist examines Old Testament violence

    Gaining an understanding of violence in the Old Testament helps make clear the church’s mission, enemies and priorities, a Southern Baptist ethicist said at a Washington lecture.

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  • Christ-centered preaching panel topic

    June 28 2013 by Aaron Earls, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Christ-centered preaching panel topic

    How can a sermon from the Old Testament point to Jesus? Four panelists outlined various approaches and the differences between their views in a discussion of Christ-centered preaching and teaching held in conjunction with the SBC annual meeting in Houston.

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  • Scroll fragments could ‘shed light’ on O.T. text

    December 15 2011 by Benjamin Hawkins | with 0 comments
    Scroll fragments could ‘shed light’ on O.T. text

    The potential contribution to Dead Sea Scroll scholarship of nine scroll fragments owned by Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary was underscored when several SWBTS professors discussed their research to date during the Society of Biblical Literature’s 2011 meeting in San Francisco.

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