The Briefing with Al Mohler

The Briefing enables Christians to think biblically about the world by providing daily worldview analysis about the leading news headlines and cultural conversations.

About Al Mohler

Dr. R. Albert Mohler Jr. serves as president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary – the flagship school of the Southern Baptist Convention and one of the largest seminaries in the world.

Dr. Mohler has been recognized by such influential publications as Time and Christianity Today as a leader among American evangelicals. In fact, Time.com called him the “reigning intellectual of the evangelical movement in the U.S.”

In addition to his presidential duties, Dr. Mohler hosts two programs: “The Briefing,” a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview; and “Thinking in Public,” a series of conversations with the day’s leading thinkers. He also writes a popular blog and a regular commentary on moral, cultural and theological issues. All of these can be accessed through Dr. Mohler’s website, www.AlbertMohler.com. Called “an articulate voice for conservative Christianity at large” by The Chicago Tribune, Dr. Mohler’s mission is to address contemporary issues from a consistent and explicit Christian worldview.

Dr. Mohler is a theologian and an ordained minister, having served as pastor and staff minister of several Southern Baptist churches. He came to the presidency of Southern Seminary from service as editor of The Christian Index, the oldest of the state papers serving the Southern Baptist Convention.

Dr. Mohler is listed in Who’s Who in America and other biographical reference works and serves on the boards of several organizations including Focus on the Family. He is a member of the Council for Biblical Manhood and Womanhood and serves as a council member for The Gospel Coalition.
He is married to Mary, and they have two children, Katie and Christopher.

Latest Episodes

  • Wednesday, Oct 17, 2018
    Schism: Russian Orthodox Church severs ties with Constantinople, pointing to significant developments in geopolitics and world history || The pursuit of greater glory: What Putin’s quest to strengthen …
  • Tuesday, Oct 16, 2018
    Birth of mouse pups from same-sex parents brings to light major scientific and ethical issues || Breaking free of biological shackles: Headlines reveal attempt to discredit the family and unravel crea …
  • Monday, Oct 15, 2018
    A theology of stuff: How should we think about earthly possessions after Hurricane Michael’s widespread destruction? || Pastor Andrew Brunson returns to United States after being detained for two year …
  • Friday, Oct 12, 2018
    Why we will likely never know the actual death roll from a storm like Hurricane Michael || Can big data save us? When it comes to life-threatening decisions, the problem can’t be solved with predictiv …
  • Thursday, Oct 11, 2018
    As Hurricane Michael makes landfall, why human beings ought to be humbled by this kind of storm || Abortion once again revealed to be central sacrament as feminist left turns on Democratic governor of …
  • Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018
    Contagion of gender confusion fueled by new study on teens and gender identity || Why much of the moral confusion we see today is a socially-constructed confusion || As we see images of another hurric …
  • Tuesday, Oct 9, 2018
    After UN report on climate change, deluge of headlines warns of impending doom || Why those operating from a biblical worldview can understand environmental evils better than those operating from a se …
  • Monday, Oct 8, 2018
    After unprecedented political hurricane, Judge Kavanaugh becomes Justice Kavanaugh || Pragmatism, progressivism, and politics: How the trajectory of the Supreme Court led to this moment in American hi …
  • Friday, Oct 5, 2018
    After a long political drama, it is now time for the Senate to move forward and vote on Judge Kavanaugh || Why it’s intellectually dishonest to act as if the politicization of the Supreme Court is a n …
  • Thursday, Oct 4, 2018
    Humiliation for academia as scholars use hoax journal articles to expose grievance-focused research || Has the modern academy surrendered to the postmodern worldview? || As psychology reaches a crisis …
  • Wednesday, Oct 3, 2018
    Is there any limit to the redefinition of marriage? Non-married couples will now receive access to civil partnerships in England and Wales || The moral revolutionaries don’t just want to win, they wan …
  • Tuesday, Oct 2, 2018
    Deeper than sex: Why Christians must recognize that what divides us is more fundamental than we might think || Two rival moral impulses meet on the battlefield of American politics: Understanding the …
  • Monday, Oct 1, 2018
    Theological warning in the midst of natural disaster: What the earthquake in Indonesia reveals about creation || Azusa Pacific reverses course, reinstates ban on on LGBT relationships. Why this is imp …
  • Friday, Sept 28, 2018
    The eyes of a nation turn to Washington DC as Ford, Kavanaugh testify before Senate Judiciary Committee || Why Christians, above all others, must understand that the truth always matters || Is neutral …
  • Thursday, Sept 27, 2018
    How a fundamental breakdown in our political system led to this moment in American history || What Christians should watch for during today’s Kavanaugh hearings || Worldview issues abound when looking …

 

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