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.
Dr. J. Lanier Burns (THM, 1972; THD, 1979) is research professor of Theological Studies and senior professor of Systematic Theology at DTS. For over forty years he has served as president of the Asian Christian Academy in Hosur, India. Some of his research interests include anthropology, eschatology, neuroscience, and the relationship of science and religion. He enjoys sports and spending time with Kathy and their four children and 11 grandchildren.