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Dr. Craig Bartholomew to Lecture on “Developing a Theology of Craft”

The Land Center will host Dr. Craig Bartholomew, director of the Kirby Laing Institute for Christian Ethics (KLICE) at Tyndale House, Cambridge, on January 25 for our first Land Center Luncheon of the spring semester. Dr. Bartholomew will lecture on the topic ... Read More »

Spring 2018 Land Center Luncheon Events

Mark your calendar for three luncheons this spring. The Land Center will continue our Lunch Lecture Series on January 25th, March 29th, and April 17th from 11:30AM-12:45PM in the Seelig Banquet Room on the campus of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. A... Read More »

Dr. Ethan Jones: Book of Ruth is a tribute to the value of hard work

By Julie Owens Originally appeared at https://swbts.edu/news/releases/book-ruth-tribute-value-hard-work-speaker-argues/ The book of Ruth tells the story of loyalty in the face of tragedy, and the hand of God at work in the lives of everyday people. But Ruth al... Read More »

Dr. Ethan Jones to Lecture on “Women, Foreigners and Famine: A Theology of Work in the Book of Ruth”

The Land Center will host Dr. Ethan Jones, Assistant Professor of Old Testament at Scarborough College, for the final Land Center Luncheon of the fall semester on Wednesday, November 29 at 11:30 am in Seelig Banquet Room. Dr. Jones will lecture on “Women... Read More »

Land Center Lecture Series Videos Now Available

Dr. W. Bradford Wilcox, Professor of Sociology and Director of the National Marriage Project at the University of Virginia, visited Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary on October 19-20, 2017, to deliver the inaugural Land Center Lectures. Videos of the l... Read More »

Religion is strengthening marriage and families, sociologist finds

By Julie Owens Originally appeared at https://swbts.edu/news/quick-takes/religion-strengthening-marriage-and-families-sociologist-finds/. Are marriages rooted in religion a pathway to a fulfilling and stable life, or encouragement for domestic violence? Studie... Read More »

Dr. W. Bradford Wilcox to Lecture on Faith, Family, and Economics

The Land Center will host Dr. W. Bradford Wilcox, Professor of Sociology and Director of the National Marriage Project at the University of Virginia, on October 19-20 for a series of lectures on faith, family, and economics. Dr. Wilcox is a leading scholar on ... Read More »

Land Center Lecture Series on October 19-20

The Land Center will host its first lecture series on October 19-20 on the campus of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Dr. W. Bradford Wilcox, Professor of Sociology and Director of the National Marriage Project at the University of Virginia, will be ... Read More »

Traditional families likely to experience a rebound, historian believes

By Julie Owens Originally appeared at https://swbts.edu/news/quick-takes/traditional-families-likely-experience-rebound-historian-believes/. Feminism, tax laws, blurred gender roles, economic struggles and a wide acceptance of divorce continue to take their to... Read More »

Land Center Luncheon on September 26

The Land Center will host our first Land Center Luncheon of the semester on Tuesday, September 26 at 11:30 a.m. in Seelig Banquet Room. Our guest speaker will be Dr. Allan Carlson. The topic of Dr. Carlson’s lecture is “The Shining Future of the Am... Read More »