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

  • Monday, June 18, 2018
    America faces a moral crisis at its southern border: How did we get here and how will we respond? || Why both political parties must own up to the political and moral crisis brought on by the failure …
  • Friday, June 15, 2018
    How the psychotherapeutic revolution has led us to the dangerous belief that unhappiness is a problem that must always be solved || Can money buy happiness? New survey says yes, but this type of happi …
  • Thursday, June 14, 2018
    Will California Secede? || Debating the death penalty || Incels The post Thursday, June 14, 2018 appeared first on AlbertMohler.com.
  • Wednesday, June 13, 2018
    How will history remember the summit between the United States and North Korea? || Human rights abuses linger as United States and North Korea move forward under new agreement || Secularization in the …
  • Tuesday, June 12, 2018
    What the Miss America Pageant tells us about the state of America’s cultural landscape || Abortion and the fight for life: Has Northern Ireland redefined or recognized basic human rights? || How eatin …
  • Monday, June 11, 2018
    As suicide rates rise, there are basic questions we must ask about why the problem is not getting any better || Why the church’s response to the rising suicide rate must not be one of confusion, but o …
  • Friday, June 8, 2018
    New generation celebrates new traditions with the rising popularity of the ‘you be you’ wedding culture || As young Americans postpone marriage, we see the unraveling of marriage and the entire unders …
  • Thursday, June 7, 2018
    History behind the Gallup Poll || Why changing the number of people in a marriage is far easier than changing the definition of marriage || Is it really that shocking that the American Bible Society w …
  • Wednesday, June 6, 2018
    A year of tumult and assassination: Reflecting on the life and legacy of Robert F. Kennedy 50 years after his death || How the biblical worldview helps to explain the presence of both greatness and da …
  • Tuesday, June 5, 2018
    Supreme Court sides with Colorado baker, sends very clear signal that religious convictions of American people cannot be trampled upon || Understanding what yesterday’s Supreme Court ruling means, and …
  • Monday, June 4, 2018
    As morality, politics, and pop culture collide, Disney tries to win on both sides of the political street || What the lack of response to Samantha Bee’s comments tells us about the left’s control of t …
  • Friday, June 1, 2018
    The smiling president and the scowling dictator: Reflections on President Reagan’s 1988 speech at Moscow State University || A battle for words and their meaning: With monumental cases pending, the Su …
  • Thursday, May 31, 2018
    Missouri governor’s resignation proves that the combination of sex, money, and power is a dangerous cocktail || Why Christians should reject any deal that holds onto power at the expense of truth, goo …
  • Wednesday, May 30, 2018
    As Roseanne and Starbucks are both in the headlines, national conversation about implicit bias continues || Why a secularized doctrine of original sin is not likely to get much traction || Only a very …
  • Tuesday, May 29, 2018
    Historic and deadly vote in Ireland to repeal abortion ban marks massive moral and theological shift || In abortion vote, Ireland embraces modern European identity over historic theological identify | …

 

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