Questions & Ethics with Russell Moore

Dr. Russell Moore of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission provides his insight into how we, as Christians should navigate through life’s most challenging moral and ethical issues.

About Russell Moore

Russell Moore serves as the eighth president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, the moral and public policy agency of the nation’s largest Protestant denomination.

Prior to his election to this role in 2013, Moore served as provost and dean of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, where he also taught as professor of theology and ethics.

A widely-sought cultural commentator, Dr. Moore has been recognized by a number of influential organizations. The Wall Street Journal has called him “vigorous, cheerful, and fiercely articulate” while The Gospel Coalition has referred to him “one of the most astute ethicists in contemporary evangelicalism.

Dr. Moore blogs frequently at his Moore to the Point website, and hosts a program called Questions & Ethics—a wide-ranging podcast in which Dr. Moore answers listener-generated questions on the difficult moral and ethical issues of the day. In addition, he is the author of several books, including Tempted and Tried: Temptation and the Triumph of Christ.

A native Mississippian, he and his wife Maria are the parents of five sons.

Latest Episodes

  • Russell Moore and Michael Card: A Conversation
    In this episode of Signposts, I sit down with my friend Michael Card for a conversation on the subject of fatherhood. Michael is an accomplished musician and songwriter, as well as a very competent th …
  • Should you worry about sex robots?
    Will there really be sex robots? How will A.I. affect our understanding of human sexuality? A.I. and other emerging technologies are rapidly creating new opportunities and challenges in many areas of …
  • What Must We Do About Foster Care
    Today I had a short piece published that I contributed to a symposium on foster care over at National Review. Here’s an excerpt: Christian churches historically have stood at the forefront of caring f …
  • Learning to Trust God with My Child’s Life
    16 years ago today, Maria and I were in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, having traveled there the day after my Ph.D. hooding at Southern Seminary. Shortly after our arrival, we met the two boys who would be ou …
  • What About The Enneagram?
    What is the Enneagram? Should Christians use or even care about it? I am asked about the Enneagram, and other types of personal assessments, all the time. I know that some of my listeners are skeptica …
  • How should I prepare for a midlife crisis?
    Will I face a midlife crisis? Is there any way to prepare for it? You will probably endure a midlife crisis, and it will most likely hit you harder than you expect. The good news is, there are things …
  • Can You Explain the Gospel in 3 Words?
    Could you explain the gospel to an unbeliever using only three words? Someone posted that challenge a couple of weeks ago on social media. “One can’t explain the whole gospel in only three words,” I m …
  • America’s Doomsday Prophets
    Here we are again. There is, yet another, doomsday prophet in the news, quoting the Scriptures and claiming today marks the end of the world. It could be, of course. Any day could be Judgment Day. But …
  • What does it mean to be “pro-life”?
    Is pro-life more than pro-birth? Why isn't the pro-life movement committed to the whole person? These are common questions aimed at the pro-life movement. In fact, one of the most frequent critic …
  • Who Will Save Superman?
    This week marks the 1000th issue of Action Comics, and the 80th anniversary of the Superman. Quite a bit has happened in the eight decades since Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster created the now iconic her …

 

Books by This Host