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

  • The Briefing 06-28-17
    Geographic virtue signaling: Four more 'discriminatory' states added to California's state travel ban || 'No religion' now Australia's number one religion? No, but new ce …
  • The Briefing 06-27-17
    SCOTUS story #1: Big win for religious liberty as Supreme Court rules 7-2 in favor of Trinity Lutheran || SCOTUS story #2: Unanimous Supreme Court decision upholds most of President Trump's trave …
  • The Briefing 06-26-17
    A reversal of medical logic: Families are now suing doctors for saving the lives of their loved ones || What our relationship with animals reveals to us about ourselves and the glory of God || The sur …
  • The Briefing 06-23-17
    The history of "Born this way" and why the LGBT movement is phasing it out as a slogan || What does it say about the LGBT revolution that "Pride" events are now more corporate …
  • The Briefing 06-22-17
    5th straight special election victory for GOP in Georgia raises questions of Democratic Party identity || What is the Queen's Speech? Important differences between the British and American forms …
  • The Briefing 06-21-17
    London terror attack targeting Muslim community center exposes challenges Islam faces in the West || What is the role of government? The aftermath of the Grenfell Tower fire in London that killed 79 | …
  • The Briefing 06-20-17
    Did Christians start the wedding wars? It isn't Christianity whose definition of marriage changed. || Digital age parenting: Do we really have to be told Amazon's 'Alexa' doesn …
  • The Briefing 06-19-17
    The illiberality of secularism: UK Liberal Democrats leader Tim Farron resigns over Christian beliefs || With loss of theological vocabulary, society no longer knows what to say in the aftermath of tr …
  • The Briefing 06-16-17
    Will the Alexandria shooting change the revolutionary rhetoric on both political sides? || Moralistic Therapeutic Deism and the role of parents & churches in America's teenage spiritual crisi …
  • The Briefing 06-15-17
    Congressional baseball shooting leaves 4 wounded, including Rep. Steve Scalise with critical injuries || After finding new fossils, scientists are rewriting the origin story of humanity—again. || SBC …
  • The Briefing 06-14-17
    Is your pastor a Democrat or Republican? The fascinating link between denomination & party affiliation || Geography and worldview: Looking closer at America's most churched, unchurched, and d …
  • The Briefing 06-13-17
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  • The Briefing 06-12-17
    Religious liberals back in the political game? The left's complicated relationship with religion || Amazing new study shows that unborn babies can recognize faces while still in the womb || Milit …
  • The Briefing 06-09-17
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  • The Briefing 06-08-17
    Big news day: Comey to testify before Senate Intelligence Committee & Britain to vote in snap election || Religious test for office? Sen. Sanders vehemently opposes nominee's defense of bibli …

 

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