R. ALBERT MOHLER, JR.
is the ninth president of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, the flagship school of the Southern Baptist Convention and one of the largest seminaries in the world. Considered a leader among American evangelicals by Time and Christianity Today magazines, Dr. Mohler hosts two programs: "The Briefing," a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview; and "Thinking in Public," a series of conversations with the day's leading thinkers. He also writes a popular blog and a regular commentary on moral, cultural and theological issues. Mohler is author of numerous books including He Is Not Silent: Preaching in a Postmodern World, The Conviction to Lead: 25 Principles for Leadership That Matters
, and The Prayer That Turns the World Upside Down: The Lord's Prayer as a Manifesto for Revolution
, and has also appeared on such national news programs as CNN, Larry King Live, NBC, Today Show
, and Dateline NBC
. He and his wife Mary, reside in Louisville, Kentucky and have two children.