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  • Q&A: Mohler reflects on 25 years at Southern Seminary

    October 12 2018 by SBTS Communications | with 0 comments
    Q&A: Mohler reflects on 25 years at Southern Seminary

    On the occasion of his 25th anniversary as Southern Baptist Theological Seminary’s president, R. Albert Mohler Jr. sat down for a wide-ranging conversation about cultural challenges, theological education, the Southern Baptist Convention and his tenure as the ninth president of the SBC’s oldest seminary. 

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  • Mohler’s 25 years at Southern Seminary celebrated

    October 11 2018 by SBTS Communications | with 0 comments
    Mohler’s 25 years at Southern Seminary celebrated

    Southern Baptist Theological Seminary’s trustees presented a resolution of appreciation to R. Albert Mohler Jr. to celebrate his 25th anniversary as president of the institution during a special chapel service Oct. 9. A sermon by Atlanta-area pastor James Merritt and reflections from Mohler, who became the seminary’s president in 1993 …

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  • TRUSTEES: ERLC names Mohler, Waggoner for key awards

    September 7 2018 by Tom Strode, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    TRUSTEES: ERLC names Mohler, Waggoner for key awards

    Trustees of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission approved a seminary president and a courtroom advocate as recipients of the Southern Baptist entity’s 2018 awards Wednesday (Sept. 5) during their annual meeting. The ERLC board unanimously endorsed R. Albert Mohler Jr. for the Distinguished Christian Service Award and Kristen Waggoner for the Religious Liberty Award.

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  • Trump’s ‘zero tolerance’ policy denounced, defended

    June 20 2018 by Tom Strode, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Trump’s ‘zero tolerance’ policy denounced, defended

    Southern Baptist and other evangelical female leaders expressed their opposition Monday (June 18) to separating children from parents on the border as Congress prepares again to take up the immigration issue. The call for a change in the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” policy that has resulted in family separation at the United States’ border with …

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  • Gaines, others see God at work amid SBC’s trials

    June 5 2018 by David Roach, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Gaines, others see God at work amid SBC’s trials

    Despite turmoil related to terminations and resignations of “several” Southern Baptists “from key positions of leadership,” Southern Baptist Convention President Steve Gaines says, there are signs “the Lord is going to come upon us powerfully in Dallas” at next week’s SBC annual meeting. Meanwhile, prayer strategist Ted Elmore said he is seeing “more emphasis on prayer …

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  • Mohler confronts SBC’s ‘horrifying #MeToo moment’

    May 25 2018 by David Roach, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Mohler confronts SBC’s ‘horrifying #MeToo moment’

    R. Albert Mohler Jr. has labeled turmoil in the Southern Baptist Convention the SBC’s “own horrifying #MeToo moment” and said it stems from “an unorganized conspiracy of silence” about sexual misconduct and abuse. “Judgment has now come to the house of the Southern Baptist Convention,” Mohler wrote.

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  • Mohler tells NRB of ‘new regime of invented rights’

    The liberties enshrined in the Constitution are today “confused, contorted, and sometimes even condemned,” R. Albert Mohler Jr., president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, said at the National Religious Broadcasters’ First Amendment Lunch. “Religious freedom, freedom of speech and the freedom of the press are all threatened even as other rights are marginalized,” Mohler said.

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  • At UCLA, Mohler tackles ‘Ask Anything’ questions

    March 8 2018 by Aaron Cline Hanbury, SBTS | with 0 comments
    At UCLA, Mohler tackles ‘Ask Anything’ questions

    One University of California Los Angeles student asked about the Christian understanding of gender and transgenderism. Another asked R. Albert Mohler Jr. why God allows “80 percent” of the world’s population to spend eternity in hell. Yet another student asked about Christians participating in stem cell research and therapies.

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  • Mohler: Lord’s Prayer is ‘revolutionary’ manifesto

    February 28 2018 by Andrew J.W. Smith, SBTS | with 0 comments
    Mohler: Lord’s Prayer is ‘revolutionary’ manifesto

    The Lord’s Prayer is a revolutionary manifesto for God’s eternal reign in heaven and earth, R. Albert Mohler Jr. writes in his new book, “The Prayer That Turns the World Upside Down.” Most people recognize the familiar refrains of the prayer. But people often don’t understand the words they’re saying, Mohler writes.

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  • Mohler’s The Briefing tackles cultural questions

    September 26 2017 by Zachary Ball and RuthAnne Irvin, SBTS | with 0 comments
    Mohler’s The Briefing tackles cultural questions

    He could just as likely be in Louisville, Ky., or somewhere in Germany. But no matter the time or place, R. Albert Mohler Jr. records The Briefing five days a week. And that reliability has paid off for the president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

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  • Astronaut sees ‘an infinite God’ from space

    September 1 2016 by Andrew J.W. Smith, SBTS | with 0 comments
    Astronaut sees ‘an infinite God’ from space

    Speeding around Earth at 17,500 mph, U.S. astronaut Jeff Williams spoke through a NASA downlink during The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary’s chapel Aug. 30. Williams is commander for Expedition 48 of the International Space Station. The astronaut has spoken at the Louisville, Ky., campus previously and regularly listens to Mohler’s podcast in orbit.

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  • Mohler: Pope’s address sets ‘dangerous precedent’

    September 25 2015 by Andrew J.W. Smith and James A. Smith Sr., SBTS Communications | with 0 comments
    Mohler: Pope’s address sets ‘dangerous precedent’

    Pope Francis’ extraordinary address before a joint session of Congress sets a “very, very, dangerous precedent,” said Southern Baptist leader R. Albert Mohler Jr. in a live Sept. 21 interview on CNN. “No pope of the Roman Catholic Church has ever addressed a joint session of the Congress before, and for good reason.”

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