Mark L. Bailey

Dr. Bailey assumed the role of DTS Chancellor after serving for 19 years as the Seminary’s fifth President, and continues his role as Sr. Professor in the Bible Exposition department. In addition to his years at Dallas Theological Seminary, he has pastored various churches in Arizona and Texas. He was a seminar instructor for Walk Thru the Bible Ministries for twenty years and is in demand for Bible conferences and other preaching engagements all over the country and world. His overseas ministries have included Venezuela, Argentina, Hungary, and China. He is also a regular tour leader in Israel, Jordan, Egypt, Turkey, Greece, and Rome. His board service includes Bible Study Fellowship, Walk Thru the Bible Ministries, and Word of Life.

Mark L. Bailey’s Books

Mark L. Bailey’s Publication Articles

  • “Training You Can Trust.” Bibliotheca Sacra (160:637). 2003. 13-22.
  • “The Kingdom in the Parables of Matthew 13.” Bibliotheca Sacra (155). 1998. 449-459.
  • “The Kingdom in the Parables of Matthew 13.” Bibliotheca Sacra (155). 1998. 266-279.
  • “The Kingdom in the Parables of Matthew 13.” Bibliotheca Sacra (155). 1998. 172-188.
  • “The Kingdom in the Parables of Matthew 13.” Bibliotheca Sacra (155). 1998. 29-38.
  • Review of “Basic Bible Interpretation.” Bibliotheca Sacra (149). 1992. 101-102.

Mark L. Bailey’s Contributions

Dallas Seminary Commencement Chapel at Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship

Commencement Chapel 2024

DTS Commencement Chapel 2024 at Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship in Dallas, Texas.
May 10, 2024

They Just Don’t Get Us

Dr. Mark Bailey is the Chancellor of Dallas Theological Seminary. Today he joins us with a…
April 10, 2024

DTS Centennial and “The Old 100th”

Dr. Mark Bailey, Chancellor of Dallas Theological Seminary, follows the psalmist’s reflections in celebration of what…
January 17, 2024

What Can We Do When the Foundations Fail?

Dr. Mark Bailey serves as Chancellor of Dallas Theological Seminary. Today he leads us in exploring…
November 28, 2023
Salt & Light: The Penetrating Influence of Character

Salt and Light: The Penetrating Influence of Character

You are the salt of the earth… You are the light of the world… let your…
November 27, 2023
Leading Like Jesus

Leading Like Jesus…with TLC

Many people use the initials TLC to mean tender, loving care. When we look at the…
October 5, 2023

Pressing On – Mark Bailey

Dr. Mark Bailey serves as the Chancellor of Dallas Theological Seminary. Today he shares coaching tips…
September 12, 2023

Godly Servant Leadership

Far too many ministry leaders fail, fall, or forsake their calling in ministry due to burnout,…
March 30, 2023
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"Sanctify Them in the Truth; Your Word is Truth."

Dr. Mark Bailey is the Dallas Theological Seminary Chancellor and Senior Professor in the Bible Exposition…
November 8, 2022

Godly Servant Leadership

Dr. Mark Bailey is the Chancellor and Senior Professor of Bible Exposition at Dallas Theological Seminary.…
October 6, 2022

From Theology to Doxology

Dr. Mark Bailey is the Chancellor of Dallas Theological Seminary. Today he shares that Romans 11:32…
September 2, 2022
Dr. Yarbrough, Dr. Bailey, and Dr. Bock recording The Table podcast

The Relationship of the Old Testament to the New Testament – Classic

In this classic episode, Drs. Mark Yarbrough, Darrell L. Bock, Mark Bailey, and Pastor Andy Stanley…
August 16, 2022
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The Light of the World Is Jesus

Metaphors are figurative expressions that illustrate a comparison by means of representation. One of the most…
August 3, 2022

Loving Christ Best – Dr. Mark Bailey

Dr. Mark Bailey is the Chancellor of Dallas Theological Seminary as well as a Senior Professor…
March 25, 2022

Ministry – Mystery – Maturity

Dr. Mark Bailey, chancellor of DTS, discussed how the goal of ministry is Christ-like maturity of…
August 27, 2021

Forgotten Advantages of the Ascension of Jesus Christ

Dr. Mark Bailey, chancellor and senior professor of Bible Exposition, highlights seven blessings that come to…
April 6, 2021

Prerequisites For Doing Well

Dr. Mark Bailey, chancellor and senior professor of Bible Exposition, discusses the courage necessary to lead…
February 9, 2021
Dr. Mark Bailey, DTS chancellor, in chapel at DTS

Living in Purity and Perspective

Dr. Mark Bailey concludes the Nathan D. Maier Memorial series by progressing through the final chapter…
October 9, 2020

God's Answer to a Discouraged Heart

Dr. Mark Bailey continues the Nathan D. Maier Memorial Series in Bible Exposition with a message…
October 8, 2020
Dr. Mark Bailey in chapel at DTS

What to Do When the Good Life Doesn't Satisfy Anymore

Dr. Mark Bailey, chancellor of DTS and senior professor of Bible Exposition, opens this year's Nathan…
October 6, 2020
Dr. Bock recording The Table podcast

Leadership in Uncertain Circumstances

In this episode, Drs. Darrell L. Bock, Mark Bailey, and Mark Yarborough discuss Christian leadership, focusing…
May 19, 2020

It is Because of Him

A few years ago, in a paved area northeast of the theater of ancient Corinth, someone…
April 3, 2020
Dr. Bock, Dr. Bailey, Dr. Allman and Mikel Del Rosario recording The Table podcast

Understanding the Passion Week – Classic

In this classic episode, Mikel Del Rosario, Dr. Darrell Bock, Dr. Mark Bailey, and Dr. James…
March 31, 2020

The Express Image of His Glory

Then Moses said, “I pray You, show me Your glory!” 
(Exodus 33:18) And the Word became…
November 29, 2019

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