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 10-30-17
    What the history of Halloween tells us about the resurgence of paganism || As Halloween grows darker, Christians are to be people of the light || Catholic student group at Catholic university under fi …
  • The Briefing 10-27-17
    Why you may not know anyone in the military and why it matters || 100 years later, effects of Bolshevik Revolution have long outlasted death of its promises || ‘Xi Jinping Thought’ elevated as Chinese …
  • The Briefing 10-26-17
    Why we should pay careful attention to the ‘yuck factor’ when considering liquefaction || Exploration of burial traditions reveals that secularism doesn’t satisfy when it comes to death || Theology al …
  • The Briefing 10-25-17
    Breathtaking account of prenatal surgery highlights dignity of life, wonder of creation || Chink in pro-abortion armor exposed as life is celebrated in New York Times science section || Awful argument …
  • The Briefing 10-24-17
    Marriage down under: tracing developments in the same-sex marriage vote || Australian bishops perform a ‘theological dance’ on same-sex marriage || Australian pediatricians attempt to shut down even a …
  • The Briefing 10-23-17
    Fragility of democracy on display as Catalans, others seek independence || Constitutional question raised as Trump administration blocks undocumented teenager from getting abortion || Buy a T-shirt fo …
  • The Briefing 10-20-17
    Who are the real extremists on the issue of abortion? || Should the Supreme Court hire a team of official social scientists? || What the most recent Nobel Prize in Economics tells us about how sin aff …
  • The Briefing 10-19-17
    The Caliphate in retreat: Coalition forces seize Raqqa from the Islamic State || The resistance of secular Westerners to recognize the Islamic nature of the Islamic State || Chinese President Xi outli …
  • The Briefing 10-18-17
    Dance of legislation in CA shows the danger to religious liberty across the country || Major American liberal political figure shifts on political spectrum without ever moving || Why the issue of gamb …
  • The Briefing 10-17-17
    The religion of contraception: Buyer’s remorse for religious liberty among the revolutionaries || The AP Stylebook goes to war on human nature || A warning about warnings: Why we should make our warni …
  • The Briefing 10-16-17
    Fire in Northern California: One of humanity's deadliest enemies || Concern emerges as marijuana crop goes up in smoke || Hollywood expels one of its own leading figures for the very misbehavior …
  • The Briefing 10-13-17
    Who is responsible for the secularization of America’s young people? || Whose priorities are fueling the secularization of America’s youth: parents, professors, or both? || What are marketers telling …
  • The Briefing 10-12-17
    The next step in the evolution of the Boy Scouts of America: accepting girls || The words "boys" and "girls" are becoming increasingly ironic || The Pope condemns the death penalty …
  • The Briefing 10-11-17
    Historic College at Oxford says Christianity is just too harmful for freshmen || Why are advertisers turning to porn as a data metric? || A fact checker discovers that America really is an outlier on …
  • The Briefing 10-10-17
    When did the Kennedy family change its position on abortion? || Alabama Senate candidate flaunts pro-abortion position. Why are the media ignoring it? || The rise of the occult in headlines from Afric …

 

Books by Albert Mohler