Statement on Department of Justice announcement

Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary issues the following statement in response to the announcement today by the Department of Justice of the indictment of former seminary administrator and professor Matt Queen. “The indictment against Matt Queen, a former seminary administrator and professor, stems from a report in November 2022 of an alleged sexual abuse committed by…

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Southwestern trustees receive reports of financial stability, enrollment growth

Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary board of trustees heard reports of renewed financial stability and enrollment growth during their April 9-10 meeting held on the Fort Worth campus, marked by a spirit of unity, President David S. Dockery said. “Southwestern Seminary is in a very different place than in September 2022,” said Dockery, noting many factors.…

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FROM THE HILL: Yarnell discusses natural theology, Ford expounds on apologetics and Augustine, Dockery comments on Iorg appointment


“From the Hill” is a regular series highlighting the work of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and Texas Baptist College’s faculty. Check back here regularly to find articles, blogs, podcasts, interviews, and more. “May Christians Engage in Natural Theology? Karl Barth Contra Mundum” (article on Center for Faith & Culture), written by Malcolm Yarnell, research professor…

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Prayer sought as campus space and property utilization task team begins work

President David S. Dockery is requesting prayer for a task team as it begins its work evaluating Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary campus property and space utilization as an extension of the institution’s Advance Southwestern 2030 institutional plan adopted by the board of trustees in April. “The Institutional Task Team on Space and Property Utilization is…

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Prestonwood Baptist Church, Southwestern Seminary partner to open new Pregnancy Center in Fort Worth


FORT WORTH (Prestonwood) — Today, leaders of Prestonwood Baptist Church and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary announced a partnership to open a new pregnancy center on the seminary campus beginning in the spring of 2024. Prestonwood Pregnancy Center Fort Worth will operate in the former B.H. Carroll Center for Baptist Heritage and Mission located on Townsend…

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