The Wisdom of the Weeping Prophet
Dr. Lanier Burns, senior professor of systematic theology at DTS,
shares that Jeremiah's wisdom for a seminary students is to develop a
biblical foundation, with long range hope and prioritized love of God.
About the Contributors
J. Lanier Burns
Dr. Burns is actively involved in administration in Christian and secular organizations. He also devotes time to writing, conferences, and pastoral leadership. He has been involved in post-doctoral research at Harvard and Oxford Universities. For over forty years he has served as president of the Asian Christian Academy in Hosur, India. He has participated in numerous neuroscientific activities for about fifteen years. His research interests include Trinitarianism, anthropology, sin, eschatology, the relationship of science and religion, and issues in social justice. He spends his spare time with his family and enjoying sports. He and Kathy have four children and 11 grandchildren.