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  • 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

  • Earth Day 2016: Is the Sky Really Falling?

    Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land:  Climate Cops’ Agenda Is Not Stopping Pollution, But Turning Back the Clock on Industrial Progress CHARLOTTE, N.C.—With Earth Day on the calendar for tomorrow, there seems to be a frantic plea to “save the earth!” And while there are steps everyone…

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    Posted: April 22, 2016 by DRoberts

  • Even as the Nation Takes a Depressing Turn, Christians Should Be the Spiritual Calm

    Dr. Richard Land: The Faithful May Become Discouraged, But Christians Must Instead Be a Light in a Dark World CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Companies pulling millions of dollars in business from North Carolina because of a bathroom bill. Threats to shun Georgia and Mississippi over religious freedom laws. Political candidates sparring…

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    Posted: April 19, 2016 by DRoberts

  • ‘Gender Ideology Harms Children’

    Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land Says He Is Grateful for Doctors Speaking Against Child Abuse and Dangerous and Perverse Political Correctness CHARLOTTE, N.C.—The state of North Carolina and Gov. Pat McCrory continue to face a firestorm of opposition regarding the recently passed controversial “bathroom bill.” …

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    Posted: April 18, 2016 by DRoberts

  • Nation Takes a Depressing Turn, Christians Should Be the Spiritual Calm

    Dr. Richard Land: The Faithful May Become Discouraged, But Christians Must Instead Be a Light in a Dark World CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Companies pulling millions of dollars in business from North Carolina because of a bathroom bill. Threats to shun Georgia and Mississippi over religious freedom laws. Political candidates sparring…

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    Posted: April 14, 2016 by DRoberts

  • Land and George Barna Join Impressive Lineup of Speakers to Inspire Pastors and Believers

    Dr. Richard Land to Address Upcoming ‘U-Turn’ Conference, Hosted by Southern Evangelical Seminary Tomorrow CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Southern Evangelical Seminary (SES, www.ses.edu) President and Evangelical leader Dr. Richard Land will join renowned social science researcher George Barna and other top speakers tomorrow for the American Pastors Network “U-Turn” event. …

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    Posted: April 13, 2016 by DRoberts

  • Georgia Gov. to Veto Religious Liberties Bill

    Dr. Richard Land: State Caves to Pressure; Discrimination Goes Both Ways and Tolerance Is a Two-Way Street CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Caving to pressure from the film industry, the National Football League, large companies, vocal activists and others, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal announced yesterday that he will veto the state’s proposed…

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    Posted: March 29, 2016 by DRoberts

  • Dr. Richard Land Elected to Another Three-Year Term on NRB’s Board of Directors

    CHARLOTTE, N.C.—At the recent 2016 National Religious Broadcasters International Christian Media Convention in Nashville, Evangelical leader Dr. Richard Land, president of Southern Evangelical Seminary (SES, www.ses.edu), was elected to another three-year term on the NRB Board of Directors. He was first named to the board in 2001 for the…

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    Posted: March 09, 2016 by DRoberts

  • Dr. Land Helps Draft First-Ever Political Position Editorial for Christian Post

    ‘Donald Trump Is a Scam; Evangelical Voters Should Back Away’ CHARLOTTE, N.C.—For the first time in its history, The

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    Posted: March 03, 2016 by DRoberts

  • Religion and the Presidential Election

    Religion and the Presidential Election Study Shows Americans Consider a Candidate’s Faith at the Polls; Southern Evangelical Seminary President Dr. Richard Land Weighs In On Presidential Qualities CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Budget plans. A stance on marriage. National security. Foreign affairs. The sanctity of life. The environment. All of these…

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    Posted: February 29, 2016 by DRoberts

  • SES Provides Support for Second Annual Reasons to Believe AMP 2016 Conference

    SES Helps Christians Rationally and Intelligently Defend Their Faith; Unveils New ‘Why Do You Believe?’ Apologetics Blog CHARLOTTE, N.C.—In an effort to help Christians better defend their faith, Southern Evangelical Seminary (SES, www.ses.edu) is promoting Reasons to Believe’s second annual AMP2016 conference at Purpose Church in Pomona, Calif.,…

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    Posted: February 11, 2016 by DRoberts

  • Is the World Becoming More or Less Religious?

    Southern Evangelical Seminary Leader Dr. Richard Land Says Despite Prediction That Islam Will Be the Dominant Religion by the End of the Century, Christianity Is Growing Across Globe   CHARLOTTE, N.C.—A new prediction from the

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    Posted: January 21, 2016 by DRoberts

  • Religious Liberty for All?

    Southern Evangelical Seminary Leader Dr. Richard Land Says New Poll Results That Muslims Are Less Deserving of Religious Freedom Are ‘Concerning   CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Religious liberty will be one of the most crucial—and most talked-about—issues of this important election year. But after a terrorist-driven…

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    Posted: January 15, 2016 by DRoberts