News Releases from Southern Evangelical Seminary

October 2018

Friday’s Southern Evangelical Seminary Apologetics Conference Welcomes 80 of Nation’s Top Speakers

SES Prepares Students for a Lifelong Faith That Permeates Every Aspect; Conference Kicks Off This Weekend with 100 Sessions to Equip Believers
October 8, 2018


Southern Evangelical Seminary Adds Evening of Women’s Workshops to Next Week’s National Conference on Christian Apologetics

Speakers at ‘Ladies’ Night’ at SES’s New Campus on Thursday, Oct. 11, Will Give Thoughtful Presentations on a Variety of Apologetics Issues
October 4, 2018


More Than 100 Apologetics Sessions Packed Into Southern Evangelical Seminary’s 25th Annual Conference Oct. 12-13

SES Welcomes 78 Outstanding Speakers for 102 Inspiring Sessions Over Two Days for National Apologetics Conference with Theme of ‘The God Who Is’
October 1, 2018


September 2018

Southern Evangelical Seminary’s Dr. Richard Land Points to the Underlying Factor of Alcohol in the Kavanaugh Controversy

September 28, 2018


Dr. Paige Patterson and SES President Richard Land to Co-Teach New Course at Southern Evangelical Seminary October 15-20

Week-long October Class Will Apply Timeless Truths of God’s Word to Moral Issues of Our Day; Enroll Now
September 27, 2018


Seminary’s Conference Helps Christians Consider a Complex Culture from a Biblical Worldview

Chip Ingram a Key Speaker at Southern Evangelical Seminary’s National Apologetics Conference with Theme of ‘The God Who Is’—Ravi Zacharias, Josh McDowell, Frank Turek, J. Warner Wallace Also Featured
September 24, 2018


Southern Evangelical Seminary’s Dr. Richard Land: Current Kavanaugh Fiasco Will Condemn America to Having Mediocre or Dangerous Public Servants

September 20, 2018


Josh McDowell Helps Christians Defend the Faith at ‘The God Who Is’ National Apologetics Conference

25th Annual Southern Evangelical Seminary Conference Will Welcome Nation’s Top Speakers, Including Ravi Zacharias, Chip Ingram, Hugh Ross, Frank Turek, J. Warner Wallace and Many More
September 17, 2018


Ravi Zacharias Headlines ‘The God Who Is’ National Conference on Christian Apologetics

25th Annual Southern Evangelical Seminary Conference Will Welcome Nation’s Top Speakers, Including Chip Ingram, Josh McDowell, Hugh Ross Frank Turek, J. Warner Wallace and Many More
September 10, 2018


The Remaking of the Federal Courts Is Evident

White House Advisory Board Member and Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land Says Trump Is Keeping Promise to Put Conservative, Original Intent Jurists on Benches Across America
September 4, 2018


August 2018

Southern Evangelical Seminary Was the First to Be Grounded in Apologetics; Remains So at New Home

State-of-the-Art Technology and Improved Resources Allow Even More Students to Delve Into God’s Word and Learn to Defend the Faith
August 28, 2018


Southern Evangelical Seminary Gears Up for First Semester of Classes at New Campus Home

Courses from Apologetics to World Religion Begin Today; State-of-the-Art Technology and Improved Resources Allow Even More Students to Delve Into God’s Word and Learn to Defend the Faith
August 20, 2018


Southern Evangelical Seminary: U.S. Sent Strong Message That Religious Liberty Will Be Defended

Dr. Richard Land: Religious Freedom is a Far-Reaching, Universal and Profound Human Right That All Nations of Good Will Must Defend
August 14, 2018


July 2018

Southern Evangelical Seminary Opens Doors to New Campus Home This Weekend

Saturday Open House Will Introduce Potential Students to Technology, Resources, Faculty and West Ballantyne Campus Amenities
July 31, 2018


Early Bird Rate for 25th Annual Southern Evangelical Seminary National Conference on Christian Apologetics Ends in One Week

With Theme of ‘The God Who Is,’ October Event Will Welcome Ravi Zacharias, Josh McDowell and Chip Ingram to Equip Christians to Defend Faith
July 25, 2018


Southern Evangelical Seminary Co-Founder Joins President for August 4 Open House

Dr. Norman Geisler and Dr. Richard Land Welcome Community to New Campus That Enables Seminary to Expand Resources and Technology; Discounts Offered for On-Campus Students This Academic Year
July 23, 2018


Southern Evangelical Seminary Opens New Home to Community during August 4 Event

New Campus Enables 26-Year-Old Seminary to Expand Resources and Technology to Both Online and On-Campus Students
July 16, 2018


June 2018

Dr. Richard Land: Child Welfare Must Come First

Southern Evangelical Seminary President Writes That ‘Zero-Tolerance’ Is Un-American, Unbiblical, Unjust
June 21, 2018


Southern Evangelical Seminary Offering Free Classes Through New SES Academy

Online Classes in Christian Apologetics and Biblical Studies Will Enable Students to Delve Into God’s Word at Their Own Pace and Learn to Defend their Faith More Confidently and Effectively
June 18, 2018


Southern Evangelical Seminary Has a New Home!

Move to More Modern Campus Will Propel SES into Another Quarter-Century of Serving Christ and His Church
June 11, 2018


May 2018

Registrations Booming for 25th Annual Southern Evangelical Seminary National Conference on Christian Apologetics

With Theme of ‘The God Who Is,’ October Event Featuring Ravi Zacharias Will Welcome Nation’s Top Speakers and Equip Christians to Defend Faith
May 29, 2018


The Destruction of Gambling—the Fastest-Growing Addiction in the U.S.

As SCOTUS Ruling Permits State Sports Betting, Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land Says Decision Lowers the Moral Bar
May 21, 2018


The Jewish People at Home in Israel 70 Years Later Proves God’s Promises Are Forever

Dr. Richard Land: Evangelical Christians Know That God Keeps His Promises—That the Land of Israel Was Given to the Jews and That God Blesses Those Who Bless Israel and Curses Those Who Curse the Nation
May 11, 2018


Summer Study! Online Courses Offered at Southern Evangelical Seminary’s New Lay Institute

Courses in Apologetics and Biblical Literacy, Available Online or Via the SES App, Allow Participants to Delve Into God’s Word at Their Own Pace
May 8, 2018


Alfie Evans’ Short Life Demonstrates Where Abandoning the Sanctity of Every Human Life Leads

Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land: With the British Baby’s Death, the World Witnesses a Post-Christian, Post-Human Culture That Becomes Abjectly Pagan
May 2, 2018


April 2018

Restoring U.S. Constitutional Government—One Court at a Time

Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land: Trump Keeping Promise to Appoint Strict Constructionist, Original Intent Jurists
April 23, 2018


Dr. Richard Land: The ‘Silver Fox’ Will Be Missed

Former First Lady Barbara Bush Leaves Behind a Legacy of Faith and Family
April 18, 2018


Christian Church Must Lead the Way in Diversity

Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land: Churches Must Seek to Be More Reflective of the Communities They Serve—Racially, Ethnically and Economically
April 16, 2018


Pompeo and Bolton Are an ‘Upgrade’ to National Security Team

Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land: Both Men Understand That in a Fallen, Sinful World, Diplomatic Solutions Often Don’t Occur Until the Prospect of Strong Military Force Is Part of the Equation
April 10, 2018


How Are the ‘Disengaged’ Destroying America?

Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land Says Internet Culture Feeds Disengagement and Provides Only ‘Junk Food for the Soul’
April 9, 2018


Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Life, Legacy and Dream

Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land Writes All Americans Owe an Incalculable Debt of Gratitude to Dr. King for His Heroic Life and Unifying and Reconciling Vision for Our Nation
April 4, 2018


March 2018

Southern Evangelical Seminary Student Government Association Welcomes Edward Feser on April 19

Pasadena City College Professor of Philosophy Is Well-Known Thomist
March 19, 2018


The Disconnecting of America

Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land Says Terrible Tragedies Are Symptoms—a Sign That Something Has Gone Dreadfully Wrong in Our Society
March 12, 2018


February 2018

First Classes in New ‘Philosophy, Politics and Economics’ Program Kick Off at Southern Evangelical Seminary Next Month

SES President Dr. Richard Land: Never a More Important Time for Christians to Engage in the Crucial Conversations in These Realms; Spring Open House Set for March 3
February 26, 2018


What Teens Are Learning from Online Porn

Southern Evangelical Seminary President Richard Land: Churches Must Consciously Seek to be Part of a Pornography-Free Counterculture; SES Explores These Issues through Center for the Ethics of Emerging Technologies
February 20, 2018


Dr. Richard Land: Name Alan Dershowitz Special Counsel to Investigate Potential Grave Abuses of Civil Liberties at Highest Echelons of DOJ and FBI

SES President and Evangelical Leader Says Declassified Memo Indicates DOJ and FBI Abused Authority with Flimsy, Tainted Evidence to Spy
February 5, 2018


January 2018

Southern Evangelical Seminary Welcomes Ravi Zacharias to 2018 National Conference on Christian Apologetics

With Theme of ‘The God Who Is,’ 25th Annual Conference Will Welcome Nation’s Top Speakers and Equip Christians to Defend Faith
January 29, 2018


The Pro-Life Movement is Winning the Battle for Hearts and Lives

Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land: May God Forgive the National Sin of 60 Million Babies’ Lives Lost to Abortion
January 22, 2018


In a Culture That Demands It, SES Helps Christians Know What They Believe and Why

Southern Evangelical Seminary Begins New Semester Focusing on Biblical History, Apologetics, Philosophy, Research and More
January 15, 2018


One Year Later Dr. Richard Land to Discuss Trump Presidency and Evangelical Influence on BBC Radio Sunday

Trump Has Kept Promises in Realms of Pro-Life Measures, Religious Liberty, Strict Constructionist Jurists and Commitments to Israel
January 10, 2018


December 2017

Southern Evangelical Seminary Announces 2018 National Conference on Christian Apologetics

With Theme of ‘The God Who Is,’ 25th Annual Conference Will Welcome Nation’s Top Speakers and Equip Christians to Defend Faith
December 26, 2017


Seminary Education Equips Students to Better Defend Faith and Shine Light Into a Dark World

Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land Says New Year Can Be Perfect Time to Pursue Dream of Higher Education
December 21, 2017


Southern Evangelical Seminary to Continue Important, Intelligent Dialogue on Pressing Issues

SES President Dr. Richard Land: Christians Live in a Time When There Is So Much Important Work to be Done for Furtherance of the Gospel
December 5, 2017


November 2017

Southern Evangelical Seminary Helps Students See Intersection Between Faith and Science

SES President Dr. Richard Land Teaching Ethics Class in January; Society Says Only Way to Keep Up With Artificial Intelligence Is to Alter Our Own
November 20, 2017


Southern Evangelical Seminary Offers Online Biblical Literacy Course; Allows Participants to Delve Into God’s Word at Own Pace

SES President Dr. Richard Land: On Heels of 500th Anniversary of Reformation, Christians Must Revisit Foundations and Pillars of Faith
November 13, 2017


Dr. Richard Land Writes Christian Post Commentary on Texas Church Shooting

Texas Native, Evangelical Leader and Southern Evangelical Seminary President: ‘As a Christian and as a Fellow Baptist Pastor, My Heart Aches’
November 8, 2017


October 2017

500th Anniversary of the Reformation Reminds Christians to Revisit Foundations of Faith

Dr. Richard Land: Sola Scriptura—The Ultimate Authority for Salvation, Faith and Practice is Always Scripture Alone
October 30, 2017


Richard Land Center for Cultural Engagement Will Continue to Emphasize Impact of Disintegration of the Family on Society

Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary Dedicates Mathena Hall, Home of Center Named for Southern Evangelical Seminary President
October 24, 2017


2,000 Attend Southern Evangelical Seminary’s National Conference on Christian Apologetics

Renowned Thinkers Converge in Charlotte to Discuss the Timely Theme of ‘Pursuing a Faith That Thinks’
October 19, 2017


Renowned Defenders of Faith Converge in Charlotte for Southern Evangelical Seminary Apologetics Conference This Weekend

Michael Brown, Norman Geisler, Gary Habermas, Ken Ham, Richard Howe, Greg Koukl, Richard Land, J. P. Moreland, Jay Richards, Hugh Ross, Frank Turek, J. Warner Wallace and More to Discuss ‘Pursuing a Faith That Thinks’
October 9, 2017


Dr. Richard Land Addresses ‘Who and What Is a Human Being?’ and 500th Anniversary of the Reformation at National Apologetics Conference

Southern Evangelical Seminary and Evangelical Leader Joins Most Able Defenders of Faith at 24th Annual Conference Oct. 13-14
October 3, 2017


September 2017

Richard Howe and Dan Barker to Debate Whether There Is a ‘God Who Speaks’ at Upcoming Southern Evangelical Seminary Apologetics Conference

Two-Day Event in October Brings Together Critical Thinkers and Well-Known Apologists to Equip Christians to Defend the Faith
September 25, 2017


World Premier of ‘The God Who Speaks’ Film Set for Southern Evangelical Seminary Apologetics Conference

American Family Association Addresses How God Speaks Through Authority of Scripture; Several Conference Speakers Featured in Film
September 18, 2017

August 2017

Dr. Richard Land an Initial Signatory on Nashville Statement Affirming Biblical Sexuality

Evangelical Leader and Southern Evangelical Seminary President Hopes Statement Addressing Same-Sex Relationships and Transgenderism Will Help Churches, Families and Schools Consider Cultural Topics Biblically
August 30, 2017


Dr. Frank Turek to Help Christians Pursue a ‘Faith That Thinks’ at Apologetics Conference

CrossExamined.com Founder Part of Well-Known Lineup of Speakers at Southern Evangelical Seminary’s 24th Annual National Conference on Christian Apologetics in October
August 29, 2017

July 2017

A High-Tech Invasion of the Body Snatchers

Southern Evangelical Seminary Addresses Issues of Ethics and Technology at Event This Saturday and at Annual Apologetics Conference This Fall; Early Bird Deadline for Conference Ends Tomorrow
July 31, 2017


‘God Sex and Gender’ Event Considers Polarizing Cultural Issues

Daylong Seminar on Aug. 5 Features SES President Dr. Richard Land, Michael Brown and Frank Turek; Open House Set for Morning
July 24, 2017


Texas Considers Privacy Act in Special Session Beginning Today

July 18, 2017


Charlie Gard and the Debate Over Human Life 

Dr. Richard Land Writes in New Op-Ed That Charlie’s Tragic Case Brings to Light Issues of Parental Rights, Sanctity of Life vs. Quality of Life and the Perils of Socialized Medicine
July 17, 2017


Dr. Richard Land Prays with President Trump in Oval Office 

Land Said After Meeting in D.C. This Week That Evangelicals Have Had ‘Unprecedented’ Access to Trump Administration
July 13, 2017


Richard Land: Christians Still Living with Blessings of Reformation

Southern Evangelical Seminary President and Evangelical Leader to Speak on 500th Anniversary of Protestant Reformation at Apologetics Conference
July 10, 2017


‘Pursuing a Faith that Thinks’ – Is This Possible If America Is Sick?

Dr. Michael Brown Part of Impressive Lineup of Speakers at Southern Evangelical Seminary’s 24th Annual National Conference on Christian Apologetics; Conference Early Bird Deadline Ends Aug. 1
July 3, 2017


June 2017

The God of the Universe is ‘The God Who Speaks’ – New Film Debuts at SES Apologetics Conference in October 

American Family Association Movie Addresses the Authority of Scripture, Followed by Debate Between Richard Howe and Dan Barker; SES Conference Early Bird Deadline Ends Aug. 1
June 27, 2017


The ‘Philosophy of Science’ Panel Features Trio of Critical Thinkers at Southern Evangelical Seminary Conference This Fall

Panelists Will Explore Where Faith, Science and Philosophy Intersect; Early Bird Deadline for Charlotte Event is Aug. 1
June 21, 2017


Investigating Faith

Southern Evangelical Seminary Welcomes ‘Forensic Faith’ Author and ‘Cold-Case Christianity’ Detective J. Warner Wallace to Apologetics Conference This Fall; Early Bird Deadline Is Aug. 1
June 15, 2017


Upon 50th Anniversary of 1967 Six Day Middle East War, SES President, Dr. Richard Land, Returns with Encouragement and Hope for the Region
June 5, 2017

May 2017

Southern Evangelical Seminary Mourns the Death of Co-Founder Ross Rhoads
May 24, 2017


Americans Leaning Left on Key Social Issues, as Belief in Bible as Literal Word of God Wanes

Southern Evangelical Seminary President and Evangelical Leader Dr. Richard Land Says Present-Day America Resembles Ancient Rome
May 22, 2017


The Ethical Responsibility of Brain-Computer Interface

Facebook Creating New Technology When Thoughts Alone Will Type on Computers—No Fingers Necessary; Southern Evangelical Seminary Students Explore Ethics, Faith, Science and Technology  
May 15, 2017


Bill Nye, the Population Control Guy?

Humans Are Not a Liability, Says Dr. Richard Land, President of Southern Evangelical Seminary
May 8, 2017


Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land at White House During Signing of Religious Liberties Executive Order

Evangelical Leader Praises Order That Will Return Religious Freedom to Individuals and Churches
May 4, 2017


Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land to Attend White House National Day of Prayer Event

Evangelical Leader Says National Day of Prayer Is a Time to Unite as a Nation to Call on God; Never Before Has America Needed Healing from Violence and Controversy More Than Now
May 1, 2017


April 2017

Southern Evangelical Seminary Welcomes ‘Forensic Faith’ Author J. Warner Wallace to Apologetics Conference This Fall

Author of Acclaimed ‘Cold-Case Christianity’ Helps Readers Understand Why They Have a Duty to Defend Truth
April 24, 2017


Can America’s Political Center Hold?

Dr. Richard Land, President of Southern Evangelical Seminary, asks of our country: Can the political-societal center hold, or has it been hollowed out?
April 17, 2017


A Super Human Coming to a Body Near You?

Southern Evangelical Seminary Explores the Ethics of Emerging Technology and How Advancements in Science Connect to Faith Issues
April 11, 2017


Dems Should Reject Filibuster for Gorsuch

Dr. Richard Land, Evangelical Leader and Southern Evangelical Seminary President, Says Senate Rules Should Not Override Constitution
April 3, 2017


March 2017

Evangelical Leader Dr. Richard Land: Why Neil Gorsuch Should Be Confirmed

Gorsuch is an Accomplished Legal Jurist, Traditionalist and Devotee to Natural Law, Says Southern Evangelical Seminary President on His Nationwide Radio Program; Also Comments on CNN
March 27, 2017


Just One in Ten Christians Have a “Biblical” Worldview; Southern Evangelical Seminary Offers Solution

In Light of This Alarming Survey, SES’s Open House for Potential New Students on March 18 is Particularly Relevant
March 6, 2017


February 2017

Meeting Jesus Face to Face?

Southern Evangelical Seminary Looks at Positive and Negative Aspects of Virtual Reality, as Viewers Experience New ‘Jesus VR’ Movie
February 27, 2017 


Progressives vs. Trumponians: A Second American Revolution?

Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land Subhead Explores This Topic in The Christian Post, as SES Prepares to Offer New Concentration in ‘Philosophy, Politics and Economics’
February 23, 2017


Southern Evangelical Seminary Offers Culturally Relevant Classes on ‘Ethics’ and ‘Problem of Evil’

SES Also Planning March 4 ‘Tactical Evangelism Seminar,’ Exploring Topics Such as ‘Basic Beliefs of Islam’ and ‘Why Are You a Christian?’
February 14, 2017


Evangelism Event at Southern Evangelical Seminary Focuses on World Religions and Cults, as Immigration Debate Rages On

Seminar on March 4 on SES Campus Will Explores Topics Such as ‘Jesus, the Messiah and the Jewish People,’ ‘The Basic Beliefs of Islam,’ ‘Can I Trust My Bible?’ and ‘Why Are You a Christian?’
February 7, 2017


December 2016

Southern Evangelical Seminary Shares ‘The Twelve Days of Apologetics’

SES President Dr. Richard Land and SES Faculty Relay 12 Reasons for the Truth of the Christmas Story Through Online Video Series
December 13, 2016