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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 »

Journal Issue Focuses on Faith, Work, and Economics

The most recent issue of the Southwestern Journal of Theology (Spring 2017) highlights the work of several scholars in the field of faith, work, and economics. The articles contained in the journal are the result of two events hosted by the Land Center for Cul... Read More »

Avoid vocations that conflict with Christianity, says Land Center luncheon speaker

By Julie Owens Originally appeared at https://swbts.edu/news/quick-takes/avoid-vocations-conflict-christianity-says-land-center-luncheon-speaker/. The way that people spend their time, as well as the work they choose to do, can be a way of giving praise to God... Read More »

Grindstone explores relationship between faith and science

During a Grindstone panel discussion on the relationship between faith and science, John West argued that all scientific progress is made within a de facto design paradigm. That is, even Darwinists, insofar as they are making progress in understanding things, ... Read More »

Grindstone: Science and Faith: Are They Really in Conflict?

A panel discussion about the relationship between faith and science. Read More »