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  • Investigating Christianity

    Former Atheists J. Warner Wallace and Lee Strobel Take an Investigative Look at Christianity During Southern Evangelical Seminary’s National Conference on Christian Apologetics Oct. 13-15 CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Those at NBC’s popular investigative series, “Dateline,” call J. Warner Wallace, co-author of “Cold-Case Christianity,” “the evidence whisperer.” And perhaps no…

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    Posted: September 30, 2016 by DRoberts

  • Summit Declaration: Use These Principles to Compare Candidates and Platforms

    On September 13, some 60 faith leaders gathered in the studios of LIFE Today, to pray together and share their heartfelt concern for the future of the nation. Hosted by The Stream’s publisher James Robison, the summit saw men and women of different denominations and ethnic groups standing in…

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    Posted: September 27, 2016 by DRoberts

  • How Will Candidates Address Life, Liberty and Pursuit of Happiness at Debate Tonight?

    Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land Among a Group of 60 Faith Leaders Who Signed ‘Summit Declaration’ on Election’s Most Important Issues   CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Southern Evangelical Seminary (SES, www.ses.edu) President Dr. Richard Land recently joined 59 other faith leaders to come together to alert voters of…

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    Posted: September 26, 2016 by DRoberts

  • Dr. Richard Land To Speak At The Gathering

    Southern Evangelical Seminary President and Evangelical Leader Joins Internationally Known Speakers for ‘The Gathering’ in Texas Sept. 21 Event Featuring Dr. Richard Land Will Focus on Praying for Nation in Advance of Historic Election and Encouraging America to Pursue God CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Evangelical leader Dr. Richard Land, president…

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    Posted: September 20, 2016 by DRoberts

  • The Tolerance War

    After a New Report from the U.S. Civil Rights Commission, Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land Asks: Is the Government at War with Religious Freedom? CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Ever since a wedding cake made its way into water-cooler conversation, the topic of religious liberty has been a national consideration,…

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    Posted: September 19, 2016 by DRoberts

  • The Defense Never Rests

    Southern Evangelical Seminary Plans for National Conference on Christian Apologetics SES Helps Faithful Defend Their Beliefs on October 13-15; Richard Howe, Richard Land, Josh and Sean McDowell, Hugh Ross, Jay Sekulow, Lee Strobel, Frank Turek, J. Warner Wallace and More to Speak at 2016 Conference CHARLOTTE, N.C.—In…

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    Posted: August 31, 2016 by DRoberts

  • The Presidential Election— An Excruciating Choice

    The Presidential Election—An Excruciating Choice Dr. Richard Land Says Neither Presidential Choice Is Hopeful But One Poses a Greater Evil, and Voting for a Third Party Candidate—or Not at All—is Taking the ‘Pontius Pilate Option’ CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Many Christians are struggling about the choices they will make at…

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    Posted: August 25, 2016 by DRoberts

  • Where Do They Stand? Party Platforms—Side by Side

    Comparison of the Most Important Issues of the Election—Including Immigration, Abortion, LGBT Issues, Religious Liberties, Pornography and Marriage—So Voters Can Decide for Themselves CHARLOTTE, N.C.—For two weeks, Republicans and Democrats alike had a chance to tout their candidates and push the platforms they think Americans should focus on…

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    Posted: August 08, 2016 by DRoberts

  • ‘The Defense Never Rests’

    Early Bird Rate for Southern Evangelical Seminary’s National Conference on Christian Apologetics Ends Today at Midnight SES Will Help the Faithful Defend Their Beliefs at October Event; Top Speakers Include Richard Land, Josh and Sean McDowell, Hugh Ross, Jay Sekulow, Lee Strobel, Frank Turek, J. Warner Wallace and…

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    Posted: August 01, 2016 by DRoberts

  • The Defense Never Rests

    Early Bird Rate for Southern Evangelical Seminary’s National Conference on Christian Apologetics Ends Monday, August 1 SES Will Help the Faithful Defend Their Beliefs at October Event; Top Speakers Include Richard Land, Josh and Sean McDowell, Hugh Ross, Jay Sekulow, Lee Strobel, Frank Turek, J. Warner Wallace and…

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    Posted: July 29, 2016 by DRoberts

  • President and Evangelical Leader Writes ‘Black Lives Matter’ Op-Ed for Christian Post

    Dr. Richard Land: After Baton Rouge and Dallas, Nation Needs a ‘Sister Souljah Moment’ CHARLOTTE, N.C.—After deadly attacks on police officers in Baton Rouge, La., over the weekend and the tragic shootings in Dallas on July 7, Southern Evangelical Seminary (SES, www.ses.edu) President and Evangelical leader Dr. Richard Land says…

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    Posted: July 18, 2016 by DRoberts

  • As RNC Approaches, Christians Must Decide

    CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Conservative pastors are largely undecided and struggling with their choices about the upcoming presidential election, according to a new study from the American Culture & Faith Institute. Is it any wonder, with the mud-slinging, divided parties, scuffles over delegates and a scot-free Democratic candidate whose FBI “pardon” last…

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    Posted: July 11, 2016 by DRoberts

  • SCOTUS Paves Way for Taking Innocent Lives in Texas

    Supreme Court Strikes Down Texas Law That Would Have Limited Abortion Options CHARLOTTE, N.C.—The U.S. Supreme Court today ruled 5-3 to strike down Texas law HB2 in the first abortion-related case to reach the Court in 20 years. HB2 required that all abortions—either surgical or medical, meaning…

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    Posted: June 27, 2016 by DRoberts

  • Upholding Texas Law Could Mean a Step Toward Reversing Roe v. Wade, Protecting Life in America

    Supreme Court Considers Landmark Abortion Case in Texas; Decision Expected Today   CHARLOTTE, N.C.—The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to announce a decision today on a landmark case that could change the course of abortion in America. At issue in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, the…

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    Posted: June 27, 2016 by DRoberts

  • One Year Later: How Has the SCOTUS Decision Impacted Marriage in America?

    Dr. Richard Land Says Christians Must Remain Committed to Biblical Definition of Marriage In Spite of Cultural Shift CHARLOTTE, N.C.—One year ago, everything changed. The biblical definition of marriage that had stood for thousands of years was suddenly swept under the rug. The view of how one…

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    Posted: June 14, 2016 by DRoberts

  • Freedom of Speech on Trial—Squashed at Supreme Court But Protected in Tennessee

    Southern Evangelical Seminary President and Evangelical Leader Dr. Richard Land Says SCOTUS Justices Should Be Ashamed While Governor and Lawmakers in Tennessee Should Be Applauded CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Just yesterday, America remembered all those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for all of our freedoms—including freedom of speech. And as the…

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    Posted: May 31, 2016 by DRoberts

  • Who Was Morally Responsible for the Hiroshima Bombing?

    Southern Evangelical Seminary President and Evangelical Leader Says More Lives Would Have Been Lost Without Truman’s Decision CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Tomorrow, President Barack Obama will become the first sitting president in American history to visit the site of the U.S. atomic bomb attack in Hiroshima, Japan. And there is conversation…

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    Posted: May 26, 2016 by DRoberts

  • Dr. Timothy Brown Elected to Faculty at Southern Evangelical Seminary

    Brown Will Teach Philosophy, Evangelism, and Logic Courses This Fall CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Southern Evangelical Seminary (SES, www.ses.edu) is announcing the appointment of Dr. Timothy Brown as Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Theology, beginning Aug. 1, 2016. Brown holds a Ph.D. in Philosophy of Religion from Southern Evangelical Seminary.…

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    Posted: May 20, 2016 by DRoberts

  • ‘Amusing Ourselves to Death’

    Neil Postman’s Work from 1985 Provides Surprisingly Accurate Glimpse at Today’s Culture Obsessed with Technology, Says Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land   CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Southern Evangelical Seminary (SES, www.ses.edu) President and Evangelical leader Dr. Richard Land was recently organizing his library and came across a remarkable…

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    Posted: May 10, 2016 by DRoberts

  • Evangelical Leader Dr. Richard Land to Speak at National Day of Prayer Event on May 5

    Southern Evangelical Seminary President to Address Students and Staff at Charlotte Christian School Tomorrow; Adds That Now Is the Time for God’s People to Come Together CHARLOTTE, N.C.—The faithful around the nation will dedicate time tomorrow, May 5, for the National Day of Prayer, “an important and timely…

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    Posted: May 06, 2016 by DRoberts