The Briefing - AlbertMohler.com podcast

The Briefing - AlbertMohler.com

Cultural Commentary from a Biblical Perspective

Cultural Commentary from a Biblical Perspective

 

#50

Tuesday, February 27, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 08:22) Are Social Media Platforms Public Utilities or Publishers? SCOTUS Considers Huge Questions Related to Free Speech and Social Media CompaniesPart II (08:22 - 19:10) No Difference Between a Boy and a Chimp? Steven Wise, Champion of the Animal Rights Movement, Dies at 73 --- [Steven Wise, Champion of Animal Rights, Is Dead at 73] (https://www.nytimes.com/2024/02/22/us/steven-wise-dead.html) by The New York Times (Sam Roberts) Part III (19:10 - 26:00) A New Aggression on Abortion? Governor Gavin Newsom Pushes Abortion Ads in Conservative States --- [Newsom unveils multistate ad campaign to fight abortion travel restrictions in red states] (https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2024-02-25/newsom-unveils-multistate-ad-campaign-to-fight-abortion-travel-restrictions-in-red-states) by The LA Times (Teresa Watanabe) [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

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#49

Monday, February 26, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 12:24) A ‘Hopeful Blob’ or an Image Bearer? The Clash of Worldviews over Definition of Life on Display in Aftermath of Response to Alabama Supreme Court Decision --- [Alabama might avert an IVF disaster, but the antiabortion activists won’t stop there] (https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2024/02/25/alabama-embryo-ruling-personhood-ivf/) by Washington Post (The Editorial Board) --- [Congratulations! Alabama court says that embryo is as good as a live child.] (https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2024/02/23/alabama-embryo-child-ivf/) by Washington Post (Alexandra Petri) Part II (12:24 - 20:04) Of Course We Believe Our Rights Come from God: Journalist from the Left Surprised Christians Today Agree with 2,000 Years of Christian Doctrine --- [Extremist Conservative Christian Nationalists Believe Your Rights Come From God, Not Government] (https://www.realclearpolitics.com/video/2024/02/23/heidi_przybyla_extremist_conservative_christian_nationalists_believe_your_rights_come_from_god_not_government.html) by RealClear Politics (Tim Hains) Part III (20:04 - 23:16) They Will Be ‘Labeled as Bigots and Treated as Such’: Justice Samuel Alito’s Words on Persecution of Religious Right Were Prophetic --- [Justice Alito Renews Criticism of Landmark Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage] (https://www.nytimes.com/2024/02/20/us/alito-supreme-court-same-sex-marriage.html) by The New York Times (Abbie VanSickle) Part IV (23:16 - 25:56) Russia Makes Another Dissident Disappear: The Unsurprising Death of Maksim Kuzminov [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

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#48

Friday, February 23, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 06:40) What Kind of Political Ads Move the Needle? Why You’re More Likely to Respond to a Negative Political Ad Than a Positive One --- [What Have Negative Political Ads Done to Us?] (https://www.wsj.com/politics/elections/what-have-negative-political-ads-done-to-us-610da576) by The New York Times (Gerald F. Seib) Part II (06:40 - 08:58) How Did Conservatism Move from Figures Like William F. Buckley Jr. to Popular Figures Associated with the Right Today? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The BriefingPart III (08:58 - 13:14) What is the Role of Parachurch Ministry? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The BriefingPart IV (13:14 - 18:15) Is There a Source of Truly Unbiased News? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The BriefingPart V (18:15 - 22:09) How Can Christians Teach and Work in a Secular Higher Education Context? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The BriefingPart VI (22:09 - 24:25) Should Christian Parents Avoid Sending Their Children to Public Colleges? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The BriefingPart VII (24:25 - 26:08) Is It Appropriate for Christians to Pledge Allegiance to the Flag? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The Briefing [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

23 Feb 2024

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#47

Thursday, February 22, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 04:56) The U.S. Stands By Israel At UN Security Council: U.S. Vetoes U.N. Calls for Cease-Fire in Gaza Without Release of All HostagesPart II (04:56 - 11:00) Interpol Is Real, But Complicated: What Happens When the Bad Guys Are Able to Abuse the System --- [Strongmen Find New Ways to Abuse Interpol, Despite Years of Fixes] (https://www.nytimes.com/2024/02/20/world/europe/interpol-strongmen-abuse.html) by The New York Times (Jane Bradley) Part III (11:00 - 26:15) We Should Be Terrified? The Left Melts Down Over Alabama Supreme Court IVF Ruling --- [In defense of the frozen children: The Alabama Supreme Court rules that the protection of human embryos extends beyond the womb] (https://wng.org/opinions/in-defense-of-the-frozen-children-1708429809) by WORLD Opinions (R. Albert Mohler, Jr.) --- [Alabama Supreme Court Cites the Bible in Terrifying Embryo Ruling: The Alabama Supreme Court’s decision is all but guaranteed to gut IVF in the entire state.] (https://newrepublic.com/post/179122/alabama-supreme-court-bible-embryo-ruling-ivf) by New Republic (Ellie Quinlan Houghtaling) --- [Doctors and patients fearfully proceed with IVF after Alabama court rules embryos are children] (https://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/ivf-doctors-patients-fearful-alabama-court-rules-embryos-are-children-rcna139636) by NBC News (Aria Bendix) [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

22 Feb 2024

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#46

Wednesday, February 21, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 08:12) Greece Becomes First Country to Defy Orthodox Church to Legalize Same-Sex MarriagePart II (08:12 - 19:59) St. Patrick’s Cathedral Turned into Transgender Celebration: Memorial Service for Transgender Activist Scandalizes Church --- [N.Y. Archdiocese Condemns Funeral of Transgender Activist at Cathedral] (https://www.nytimes.com/2024/02/17/nyregion/cecilia-gentili-st-patricks-cathedral.html?smid=nytcore-ios-share&referringSource=articleShare) by The New York Times (Liam Stack) Part III (19:59 - 22:12) How LGBTQ Activists Play the Cultural Game: What the Response to the Transgender Activist Memorial Service at St. Patrick’s Reveals About the Strategy of the LeftPart IV (22:12 - 24:50) Ontology Grounds Gender and Sexuality: The Unchanging Categories of ‘He’ and ‘She’ [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

21 Feb 2024

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#45

Tuesday, February 20, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 18:38) A Huge Affirmation of Human Dignity: Alabama Supreme Court Rules That Frozen Human Embryos Are Children --- [Alabama Court Says IVF Embryos Are “Extrauterine Children” — And People Under The Law] (https://www.rollingstone.com/politics/politics-news/alabama-supreme-court-ivf-embryos-extrauterine-children-wrongful-death-1234970755/) by Rolling Stone (Tessa Stuart) --- [LePage v. Mobile Infirmary Clinic, Inc] (https://publicportal-api.alappeals.gov/courts/68f021c4-6a44-4735-9a76-5360b2e8af13/cms/case/343d203a-b13d-463a-8176-c46e3ae4f695/docketentrydocuments/e3d95592-3cbe-4384-afa6-063d4595aa1d) by The Supreme Court of Alabama Part II (18:38 - 22:37) The Logic of the Culture of Death: Babies Become Commodities --- [Post-Roe v. Wade, more patients rely on early prenatal testing as states toughen abortion laws] (https://apnews.com/article/abortion-genetic-testing-ultrasound-amniocentesis-01e4c591617773efb91d9583be6244c4) by Associated Press (Laura Ungar and Amanda Seitz) Part III (22:37 - 25:55) Nothing About Abortion is Safe: Abortion by Telemedicine or in a Clinic is Never Safe for the Baby. Never. --- [Abortions by Telemedicine and Mailed Pills Are Safe and Effective, Study Finds] (https://www.nytimes.com/2024/02/15/health/abortion-pills-mail-safety.html) by The New York Times (Pam Belluck) [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

20 Feb 2024

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#44

Monday, February 19, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 13:07) ‘No Man, No Problem’: Russia Makes Totalitarian Dissenter Alexei Navalny Disappear—That Is the Goal --- ['Death Solves All Problems,' He Said] (https://www.nytimes.com/1991/11/10/books/death-solves-all-problems-he-said.html) by The New York Times (Richard Pipes) --- [Kremlin Critic Aleksei Navalny Says Attack Left Him Mostly Blind in an Eye] (https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/02/world/europe/russia-aleksei-navalny-opposition.html) by The New York Times (Andrew E. Kramer) Part II (13:07 - 20:52) A Russian Killer Satellite? The Story Behind Russia’s Major New National Security Threat to the West --- [Statement from Chairman Mike Turner] (https://twitter.com/HouseIntel/status/1757805804885823775) by Twitter --- [Russia Using Thousands of Musk’s Starlink Systems in War, Ukrainian General Says] (https://www.wsj.com/world/russia-using-thousands-of-musks-starlink-systems-in-war-ukrainian-general-says-29303242) by The Wall Street Journal (James Marson and Thomas Grove) Part III (20:52 - 28:01) Former President Trump’s Civil Fraud Verdict: Big Political and Moral Issues Are Driving the Story — And the U.S. Is Worse For It --- [Trump’s $355 Million Civil Fraud Verdict] (https://www.wsj.com/articles/donald-trump-355-million-civil-fraud-verdict-arthur-engoron-trump-organization-dde7e87b#) by The Wall Street Journal (The Editorial Board) [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

19 Feb 2024

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#43

Friday, February 16, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 08:56) Good News: Young Adults Are Close to Their Parents. Bad News: Those Same Young Adults Are Way Behind in Getting Married and Having Children of Their Own --- [Parents Are Highly Involved in Their Adult Children’s Lives, and Fine With It] (https://www.nytimes.com/2024/02/09/upshot/parenting-young-adults-relationships.html) by The New York Times (Claire Cain Miller) Part II (08:56 - 14:34) What About Neurodiversity? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The BriefingPart III (14:34 - 18:33) Should Christians Watch Sports? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The BriefingPart IV (18:33 - 20:42) What is Virtue? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The BriefingPart V (20:42 - 27:06) How Do We Think Biblically About Distractions During Worship Services? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The Briefing [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

16 Feb 2024

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16 Feb 2024


#42

Thursday, February 15, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 15:26) Let’s Talk About Polyamory: The Moral Revolution Presses on to Normalize Polyamorous RelationshipsPart II (15:26 - 21:16) The Battle Against Creation Shows Up at the Bathroom Door: Utah’s New Bathroom Bill Re-ignites the Fight Over Regulating RestroomsPart III (21:16 - 27:12) The Biden Campaign At Odds with His Administration’s Policy: The Complications of TikTok and the Lure of Technology [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

15 Feb 2024

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15 Feb 2024


#41

Wednesday, February 14, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 08:21) Israeli Hostages Saved: The Surprising Story Hiding Under the News of the Hostage Rescue in Israel --- [Hamas Military Compound Found Beneath U.N. Agency Headquarters in Gaza] (https://www.wsj.com/world/middle-east/hamas-military-compound-found-beneath-u-n-agency-headquarters-in-gaza-7e29c758) by Wall Street Journal (Dov Lieber and David Luhnow) Part II (08:21 - 19:56) The Future of the Democratic Party: The Issues Surrounding Vice President Kamala Harris and the Party’s Obsession with Abortion --- [House Democrats plan their 2024 comeback on abortion, economy and contrast with GOP] (https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2024/02/09/house-democrats-annual-retreat-2024-elections-abortion-economy/72527778007/) by USA Today (Riley Beggin and Ken Tran) --- [A Profile of Moral Collapse: President Biden, Abortion, and the Culture of Death] (https://albertmohler.com/2021/09/08/a-profile-of-moral-collapse-president-biden-abortion-and-the-culture-of-death) by AlbertMohler.com (R. Albert Mohler, Jr.) Part III (19:56 - 24:22) Marriage Rights for Everyone, Even Single People? The Logic of the Moral Revolutionaries Falls On Its Own Sword --- [Marriage has a monopoly on legal benefits. It shouldn’t.] (https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2024/02/13/rhaina-cohen-significant-others-marriage-friendship-relationships/) by Washington Post (Rhaina Cohen) --- [Soft Patriarchy, Firm Realities: A Conversation with Bradford Wilcox] (https://albertmohler.com/2010/11/09/soft-patriarchy-firm-realities-a-conversation-with-brad-wilcox) by AlbertMohler.com (R. Albert Mohler, Jr.) Part IV (24:22 - 29:00) ‘Family First, Me Second’: The Key to a Happy Marriage --- [Don’t Buy the Soulmate Myth] (https://www.wsj.com/lifestyle/relationships/dont-buy-the-soulmate-myth-563d4a6c) by Wall Street Journal (Brad Wilcox) [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

14 Feb 2024

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#40

Tuesday, February 13, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 16:51) What is the Endgame in Ukraine? The Need for Ukraine to Set Its Real Terms — And for its Allies to Be Honest About the Situation As It StandsPart II (16:51 - 20:25) The Truth About the Situation in Ukraine: Putin’s Preoccupation with Ukraine is Not Going Away, and Ukraine Cannot Defeat Russia Anytime in the Near Future Part III (20:25 - 27:45) The Dangerous Embrace of Gambling: Super Bowl 58 Highlights the Normalization of Gambling in Athletics --- [The Super Bowl and gambling are locked in a tight and dangerous embrace] (https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2024/feb/07/super-bowl-vegas-betting-gambling) by The Guardian (Tom Dart) [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

13 Feb 2024

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13 Feb 2024


#39

Monday, February 12, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 17:19) ‘A Well-Meaning Elderly Man with a Poor Memory’: The President’s Age is Now an Unavoidable Issue, and in a Big Way --- [Report of the Special Counsel on the Investigation Into Unauthorized Removal, Retention, and Disclosure of Classified Documents Discovered at Locations Including the Penn Biden Center and the Delaware Private Residence of President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. ] (https://www.justice.gov/storage/report-from-special-counsel-robert-k-hur-february-2024.pdf) by U.S. Department of Justice Part II (17:19 - 23:02) We Would Not Aid an Ally in Need? Evaluating the Former President Trump's Words About NATO Over the WeekendPart III (23:02 - 26:51) Major Haley is Abroad Serving His Country: The Story Behind the Bizarre Headline [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

12 Feb 2024

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12 Feb 2024


#38

Friday, February 9, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 09:35) ‘We See What We Want to See’: What Interest in ‘Bigfoot’ Teaches Us About Humanity --- [What the hunt for Bigfoot teaches us about ourselves] (https://www.washingtonpost.com/books/2024/02/06/secret-history-bigfoot-oconnor-review/) by The Washington Post (Carl Hoffman) Part II (09:35 - 12:16) Should Christians Attend the Wedding of Unbelievers? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The BriefingPart III (12:16 - 14:18) When Do You Decide to Use the Name of a Person When Addressing a Public Controversy and When Do You Do So Without Mentioning a Name? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The BriefingPart IV (14:18 - 16:53) How Do Christians Decide What Significant Events to Attend for Friends and Family Members? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The BriefingPart V (16:53 - 17:44) Should Protestant Christians Attend Roman Catholic Funerals? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The BriefingPart VI (17:44 - 18:27) What About a Birthday Party? Coming to Terms Some New QuestionsPart VII (18:27 - 22:26) Does it Matter If Christians Were Really Martyred in the Roman Colosseum? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The BriefingPart VIII (22:26 - 24:20) How Do Christian Parents Decide Which Portions of Scripture to Read to Young Children? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The BriefingPart IX (24:20 - 26:48) What Do You Really Think About Christian Counseling? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The Briefing [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

09 Feb 2024

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09 Feb 2024


#37

Thursday, February 8, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 08:54) No Blanket Immunity for a President: Federal Appeals Court Rejects Former President Trump’s Argument --- [Denying Trump’s Immunity Is Bigger Than Him] (https://www.wsj.com/articles/donald-trump-immunity-d-c-circuit-court-of-appeals-2020-election-244d9ca0) by Wall Street Journal (The Editorial Board) Part II (08:54 - 15:45) He Took the Pardon: How the Nixon Pardon Sheds Light on the Issue of Presidential ImmunityPart III (15:45 - 21:21) The Constitutional Complexities of Presidential Immunity: Evaluating How the Law Does and Does Not Apply to the President is No Easy TaskPart IV (21:21 - 28:08) How Non-religious are the Non-religious in the U.S.? The ‘Nones’ Aren’t as Secular as the Media Want You to Believe --- [More 'nones' than Catholics: Non-religious Americans near 30% in latest survey] (https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2024/01/26/nones-religion-survey-pew-research-center/72351247007/) by USA Today (Emily DeLetter) [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

08 Feb 2024

27 MINS

27:48

08 Feb 2024


#36

Wednesday, February 7, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 15:30) The Border Crisis and Proposed Senate Legislation—What is the Debate All About? --- [A Border Security Bill Worth Passing] (https://www.wsj.com/articles/senate-border-security-bill-james-lankford-republicans-immigration-biden-border-patrol-asylum-bc2f9543) by The Wall Street Journal (The Editorial Board) --- [The Elites Opened the Doors to Migrants—and Chaos] (https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-elites-opened-the-doors-to-migrants-and-chaos-clapham-attack-times-square-c61d6b82) by The Wall Street Journal (The Editorial Board) Part II (15:30 - 23:17) A School Shooter’s Mother is Convicted of Manslaughter: Massive Lessons from the Jennifer Crumbley Trial --- [Jury finds Jennifer Crumbley, the Michigan school shooter’s mother, guilty of manslaughter] (https://apnews.com/article/oxford-high-school-mother-charged-01f336607a496c5f9ff0cb3a7434d073) by Associated Press (Ed White and Corey Williams) --- [What Is This Mother Really Guilty Of?] (https://www.nytimes.com/2024/02/01/opinion/mother-homicide-court-crumbley.html) by The New York Times (Megan K. Stack) Part III (23:17 - 27:01) Dairy Farmers Want Their Word Back: The War Over “Milk” Underlines the Importance of Words --- [Team Cow or Team Soy? The Milk Wars Roiling America] (https://www.wsj.com/us-news/almond-milk-dairy-milk-battle-3a5e066b) by The New York Times (Kristina Peterson) [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

07 Feb 2024

27 MINS

27:01

07 Feb 2024


#35

Tuesday, February 6, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 15:22) Which is More Basic, Order or Liberty? What the Election of Nayib Bukele in El Salvador Reveals About Human NeedsPart II (15:22 - 21:20) This is How Moral Warfare in Our Country Happens: USA Today Publishes Abortion Propaganda Article Guised as Journalism --- [Tens of thousands of rape victims became pregnant in states with abortion bans, study estimates] (https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2024/01/29/rape-pregnancy-statistics-abortion-ban-state/72366953007/) by USA Today (N'dea Yancey-Bragg) Part III (21:20 - 26:30) Get a Clue: Two Men Can’t Make a Baby and No Treatment for “Infertility” Can Change That --- [IVF may be tax deductible, but LGBTQ+ couples less likely to get write-offs] (https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/taxes/2024/01/29/is-ivf-tax-deductible/72340462007/) by USA Today (Bailey Schulz) [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

06 Feb 2024

26 MINS

26:30

06 Feb 2024


#34

Monday, February 5, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 11:25) Biden Administration (Finally) Sends (Indirect) Message to Iran: The U.S. Responds After Drone Attack Kills 3 of Its Soldiers in Jordan --- [Will Biden Finally Deter Iran?] (https://www.wsj.com/articles/u-s-strikes-proxy-militia-iran-biden-pentagon-lloyd-austin-3b3b98a3) by Wall Street Journal (The Editorial Board) Part II (11:25 - 21:18) The Ripple of the Disruption in Three Seas: How World Conflict is Affecting the Global Economy and Freedom of Navigation --- [On the High Seas, a Pillar of Global Trade Is Under Attack] (https://www.wsj.com/world/on-the-high-seas-a-pillar-of-global-trade-is-under-attack-f6e495c5) by Wall Street Journal (Drew Hinshaw and Daniel Michaels) Part III (21:18 - 28:46) A Parable of the Hermeneutical Line From Evangelical Feminism to the LGBTQ Revolution: Letha Dawson Scanzoni Dies at 88 --- [Letha Dawson Scanzoni, Pioneer of Evangelical Feminism, Dies at 88] (https://www.nytimes.com/2024/01/30/us/letha-dawson-scanzoni-dead.html) by New York Times (Penelope Green) [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

05 Feb 2024

28 MINS

28:48

05 Feb 2024


#33

Friday, February 2, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 07:50) How About This for Encouraging News: Wall Street Journal Offers Front-Page Story on Parents Missing Their Children Now at College --- [When Junior Heads to College, Helicopter Parents Turn to Empty-Nest Coaches] (https://www.wsj.com/lifestyle/relationships/helicopter-parents-empty-nest-coaches-868b5600) by Wall Street Journal (Tara Weiss) Part II (07:50 - 14:53) Should Christians Attend the ‘Wedding’ of a Same-Sex Couple? What About If It is the Ceremony of a Family Member? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The Briefing --- [Should Christians Attend Same-Sex Weddings? — Dr. Mohler Responds to Letters from Listeners of The Briefing] (https://albertmohler.com/2022/03/18/briefing-3-18-22) by The Briefing with Albert Mohler Part III (14:53 - 21:02) What Media Sources Should We Trust? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The BriefingPart IV (21:02 - 23:40) Should We Refer to Death as ‘Natural Death’? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The BriefingPart V (23:40 - 27:21) Are American Evangelicals More Concerned About Politics and Policies Rather Than Personal Holiness? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The Briefing [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

02 Feb 2024

27 MINS

27:21

02 Feb 2024


#32

Thursday, February 1, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 15:54) Explosive Session on an Explosive Issue: Social Media Executives Face Senate Judiciary Committee Over Harm to Young PeoplePart II (15:54 - 21:26) Government Has a Role in This Issue: Public Policy Must Protect Children and Teenagers from the Very Real Threat of Social Media Platforms --- ['Free state of Florida' wants to ban kids from social media] (https://www.palmbeachpost.com/story/opinion/columns/2024/01/24/aclu-leader-block-proposed-florida-ban-on-youths-using-social-media/72315380007/) by Palm Beach Daily News (Howard Simon) Part III (21:26 - 25:44) Parents, How Much Do You Actually Know? What Are You Doing About This Threat? Parents Are Responsible to Protect Their Children Online [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

01 Feb 2024

25 MINS

25:45

01 Feb 2024


#31

Wednesday, January 31, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 08:34) The Liberal Pope Meets Opposition: African Bishops Give Major Pushback over New Vatican Policy on Blessing of Same-Sex Couples --- [Catholic clergy in Uganda accuse the West of a new colonialism through LGBTQ activism] (https://religionnews.com/2024/01/25/uganda-lgbtq/) by Religion News Service (Tonny Onyulo) --- [Pope says Africans are 'special case' when it comes to LGBT blessings] (https://www.reuters.com/world/pope-says-africans-are-special-case-when-it-comes-lgbt-blessings-2024-01-29/) by Reuters Part II (08:34 - 14:01) Just Ideology? Pope Condescendingly Addresses Conservative Opposition over Same-Sex BlessingsPart III (14:01 - 25:33) The Death Culture Presses Its Deadly Agenda in Canada: Country Contemplates Euthanasia for the Mentally Ill --- [Death by Doctor May Soon Be Available for the Mentally Ill in Canada] (https://www.nytimes.com/2023/12/27/world/canada/medical-assisted-death-mental-illness.html) by New York Times (Vjosa Isai) --- [Canada, there’s still time to rethink this risky expansion of euthanasia] (https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2024/01/27/canada-maid-euthanasia-death-assisted-suicide/) by Washington Post (The Editorial Board) [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

31 Jan 2024

25 MINS

25:34

31 Jan 2024


#30

Tuesday, January 30, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 09:38) What Exactly is the International Court of Justice? What of Its Judgment of Israel?Part II (09:38 - 14:36) Israel Reveals UNRWA Workers Aided Hamas Attacks on Israel: Israel’s Fight for Its Existence Proves to Be More Complicated by the Day --- [U.S. Halts Funding for U.N. Agency Amid Claims Staff Took Part in Oct. 7 Attacks] (https://www.wsj.com/world/middle-east/u-s-halts-funding-for-u-n-agency-amid-claims-staff-took-part-in-oct-7-attacks-3247918b) by Wall Street Journal (Vivian Salama and David Luhnow) Part III (14:36 - 19:23) We Need More from President Biden: The Attacks Upon the U.S. Cannot Go Without a Strong Response --- [Biden, Iran and Three Dead Americans] (https://www.wsj.com/articles/biden-iran-and-three-dead-americans-syria-jordan-houthi-strike-red-sea-36e46f4c) by Wall Street Journal (The Editorial Board) Part IV (19:23 - 25:23) Florida and the American Future: How the Vast Growth of the State Population Reveals the Shape of American Politics [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

30 Jan 2024

25 MINS

25:24

30 Jan 2024


#29

Monday, January 29, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 12:48) We are in a Massive Migration Crisis: America’s Borders and the Importance of Responsible CitizenshipPart II (12:48 - 20:03) Legal Immigration vs. Illegal Immigration: The Complicated History of the Matter in the U.S.Part III (20:03 - 23:52) A Nation That Does Not Have a Coherent Border (And Border Policy) is Headed for DisasterPart IV (23:52 - 25:54) You Win Some, You Lose Some: Japan Becomes Fifth Nation to Land Vehicle on the Moon — Only for It to Land Upside Down [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

29 Jan 2024

25 MINS

25:55

29 Jan 2024


#28

Friday, January 26, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 08:05) An Eschatological Shadow in a Secular Age: Doomsday Clock for 2024 Claims We Are Closer Than Ever to Apocalypse --- [Doomsday Clock 2024 time update has dire warnings of nuclear war, climate change and AI] (https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2024/01/23/doomsday-clock-announcement-2024/72311076007/) by USA Today (Doyle Rice) Part II (08:05 - 13:33) Have Democrats Always Been So Liberal? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from a 10-Year-Old Listener of The Briefing Part III (13:33 - 17:20) As a Young Professional and Father, How Can I Carve Out More Time to Study? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The BriefingPart IV (17:20 - 18:44) What About an Allegorical Reading of Jonah? — Dr. Mohler Responds to Letters from Listeners of The BriefingPart V (18:44 - 23:18) Why Do Evangelicals Object to Catholic Crucifixes and Statues? With What Religious Symbols Do Protestants Decorate? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The BriefingPart VI (23:18 - 26:12) Is It Sinful For Christian Couples to Not Desire to Have Children? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from Listeners of The Briefing [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

26 Jan 2024

26 MINS

26:13

26 Jan 2024


#27

Thursday, January 25, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 12:47) We are Watching the Biggest Schism in American Protestant History: The Staggering Numbers of the UMC Split Come to LightPart II (12:47 - 16:17) Red and Blue America Shows Up in the UMC Split: The Worldview of Geography Behind the HeadlinesPart III (16:17 - 18:34) The Short Hermeneutical Jump from Ordination of Women to LGBTQ Affirmation: Conservative Methodists Have Many Other Issues to Face --- [The Baltimore Sun’s New Owner Has the Newsroom on Edge] (https://www.nytimes.com/2024/01/20/business/media/baltimore-sun-owner-david-smith.html) by New York Times (Katie Robertson) --- [Billionaires Wanted to Save the News Industry. They’re Losing a Fortune.] (https://www.nytimes.com/2024/01/20/business/media/baltimore-sun-owner-david-smith.html) by New York Times (Benjamin Mullin and Katie Robertson) Part IV (18:34 - 19:28) Why So Little Media Coverage on This Great Protestant Disaffiliation? The Secular Shift of Attention in a Post-Christian AmericaPart V (19:28 - 25:50) Don’t Save Us If You’re a Conservative: Recent Sale of Baltimore Sun Has Alarm Bells Ringing on the Left [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

25 Jan 2024

25 MINS

25:50

25 Jan 2024


#26

Wednesday, January 24, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 06:51) The Voters Send Their Message: The New Hampshire Primary and the Shape of the Campaigns AheadPart II (06:51 - 08:43) And it Doesn’t Even Count: The Biden Campaign’s Write-In Strategy to Avoid Embarrassment in New HampshirePart III (08:43 - 26:10) Israel’s Existence Is at Stake, and They Know It: The Truth About the “Two State Solution” to the Palestinian Issue --- [Arab Peace Proposal for Gaza Takes Shape as Top Biden Adviser Lands in Region] (https://www.wsj.com/world/middle-east/u-s-presses-diplomatic-effort-for-gaza-peace-plan-5c51bef4) by Wall Street Journal (Summer Said, Margherita Stancati, and Laurence Norman) --- [Israel-E.U. Meeting on Gaza’s Future Yields Division and Confusion] (https://www.nytimes.com/2024/01/22/world/middleeast/israel-gaza-eu-postwar.html) by New York Times (Matina Stevis-Gridneff, Hiba Yazbek, Adam Rasgon, Monika Pronczuk and Michael Levenson) [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

24 Jan 2024

26 MINS

26:10

24 Jan 2024


#25

Tuesday, January 23, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 10:28) So, Why is the New Hampshire Primary So Important? And Why Does the State Historically Go First?Part II (10:28 - 20:22) ‘Not Many of Us Go to Church Here’: Turns Out That Makes a Big Difference, For Example, on the Issue of Abortion --- [How Did New Hampshire Shift to Blue-ish?] (https://www.nytimes.com/2024/01/22/opinion/new-hampshire-haley-trump.html) by New York Times (Jane Coaston) Part III (20:22 - 29:40) Republican Voters Make a Choice — Will Trump Claim the Nomination as Inevitable? What Might that Mean? --- [The 2024 Republican Choice] (https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-2024-republican-choice-trump-biden-8cb7553e) by Wall Street Journal (The Editorial Board) [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

23 Jan 2024

29 MINS

29:40

23 Jan 2024


#24

Monday, January 22, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 11:46) And Then There Were Two: Governor Ron DeSantis Suspends Republican Primary Election CampaignPart II (11:46 - 20:11) President Biden Hones In on Re-Election Strategy — Its Message? Abortion On Demand --- [Biden Campaign Sharpens Its Post-Roe Message: Abortion Is About Freedom] (https://www.nytimes.com/2024/01/20/us/politics/biden-harris-roe-abortion.html) by New York Times (Katie Rogers) Part III (20:11 - 26:20) One of the Deadliest Tyrants and Ideologues in Human History: A Look at the Legacy of Vladimir Lenin Occasioned by the 100th Anniversary of His Death [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

22 Jan 2024

26 MINS

26:22

22 Jan 2024


#23

Friday, January 19, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 06:10) A Parable of an America That No Longer Exists: Joyce Randolph Dies at Age 99 --- [Joyce Randolph, Last of the ‘Honeymooners,’ Is Dead at 99] (https://www.nytimes.com/2024/01/14/obituaries/joyce-randolph-dead.html) by New York Times (Robert D. McFadden) Part II (06:10 - 09:51) Did We Just Witness a New Age in Entertainment? Recent Chiefs vs. Dolphins Game Marks Largest Online Viewership in Internet HistoryPart III (09:51 - 12:46) Is Surrogacy Immoral? — Dr. Mohler Responds to Letters from Listeners of The BriefingPart IV (12:46 - 15:53) How Can the Bible Be the Inerrant Word of God If It Was Written by Men? — Dr. Mohler Responds to Letters from Listeners of The BriefingPart V (15:53 - 19:05) What Does It Look Like to Be a Good Earthly Citizen? — Dr. Mohler Responds to Letters from Listeners of The BriefingPart VI (19:05 - 21:05) What is God’s Glory? — Dr. Mohler Responds to Letters from Listeners of The BriefingPart VII (21:05 - 23:25) Would It Violate the Bible’s Principles of Male Headship to Vote for a Woman to Be President? — Dr. Mohler Responds to Letters from Listeners of The BriefingPart VIII (23:25 - 27:05) Why is There So Much Murder in the Bible? — Dr. Mohler Responds to a Letter from a 6-Year-Old Listener of The Briefing [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

19 Jan 2024

27 MINS

27:05

19 Jan 2024


#22

Thursday, January 18, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 12:56) The Power of the Administrative State Faces a Reckoning at the Supreme Court? SCOTUS Hears Case That Could Overturn Precedent of “Chevron Deference”Part II (12:56 - 18:02) Why Did Some Conservatives Support Administrative Deference? The Complicated History of This Major Issue --- [Chevron Deference Was Fun While It Lasted] (https://www.wsj.com/articles/chevron-deference-was-fun-while-it-lasted-legal-scotus-partisan-regulation-changes-bddbfe27) by Wall Street Journal (Eugene Scalia) Part III (18:02 - 26:05) The 50th Anniversary of the Endangered Species Act: Evaluating the Divided Legacy of This Controversial Legislation --- [50 years ago, Democrats and Republicans agreed to protect endangered species] (https://www.floridatoday.com/story/news/local/environment/2023/12/21/endangered-species-unequal-goblin-shark-florida-rice-rat-lack-attention/70994524007/) by Florida Today (Jim Waymer) [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

18 Jan 2024

26 MINS

26:07

18 Jan 2024


#21

Wednesday, January 17, 2024

This is The Briefing, a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.Part I (00:13 - 18:29) 100 Days After October 7, 2023: Israel Pledges to Fight On Against Hamas and Faces a New Global Reality --- [Is Anti-Zionism Always Antisemitic? A Fraught Question for the Moment.] (https://www.nytimes.com/2023/12/10/us/politics/anti-zionism-antisemitism.html) by New York Times (Jonathan Weisman) Part II (18:29 - 24:20) Taiwan’s Bold Election Results: Taiwanese People Elect Leader In Opposition to China’s Claim of Rule, Raising Interesting Questions of HistoryPart III (24:20 - 28:30) Popularity of New Orleans Wings on the Rise Worldwide — The Kicker? They Never Were From New Orleans --- [‘New Orleans-Style’ Wings Are a Global Sensation. Just Not in New Orleans.] (https://www.wsj.com/lifestyle/chicken-wings-new-orleans-kfc-food-c183592a) by Wall Street Journal (Weilun Soon) [Sign up] (https://albertmohler.com/subscribe) to receive The Briefing in your inbox every weekday morning.Follow Dr. Mohler: [Twitter] (https://twitter.com/albertmohler) | [Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/albertmohler/) | [Facebook] (https://www.facebook.com/AlbertMohlerSBTS) | [YouTube] (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzH05TIlVgb3fNFMb10LYvg) For more information on The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, go to [sbts.edu] (https://sbts.edu) .For more information on Boyce College, just go to [BoyceCollege.com] (https://boycecollege.com) .To write Dr. Mohler or submit a question for The Mailbox, go [here] (https://albertmohler.com/contact) . ... Read more

17 Jan 2024

28 MINS

28:32

17 Jan 2024