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“The chief concern of the church and its ministry should be the salvation of men. This concern should not be localized nor nationalized. It should extend to all places and to all men. It should be as broad as the world and as wide as humanity.”

B.H. Carroll
Founder and First President of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

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What is the task of theology? How do the Word and the Spirit lead us into truth? What is the value and the limit of the traditional creeds? @myarnell discusses these and many other important questions: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2zvHuzck9tg&feature=youtu.be

And the answer is...Waco!

The Seminary started at Baylor University, first as the Bible Department under B.H. Carroll in 1904. It was later chartered as the Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.

The next round of 8-Week courses starts Monday! Have you registered yet? https://swbts.edu/8week/

It's time again for some #SWBTS Founder's Day trivia:

What city did the Seminary move from in 1910?

Campus Status Update, Feb. 23 at 6:00pm: All seminary operations will return to normal on Wednesday, Feb. 24, after apparent resolution of the water problem. Further notices will be provided if necessary.

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