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 Journal 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 Books

Mark L. Bailey’s Contributions

Great Time for Worship

One of the things I appreciate about DTS’s commitment to a dispensational approach to Scripture is…
February 21, 2018
Dr. Mark Bailey and Barby Bailey leading a discussion at DTS Chapel

Ministry Perspective from Pastors' Wives

Dr. Mark Bailey, president of DTS, and Dr. Joe Allen, campus pastor at DTS, talk with…
February 2, 2018
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Announcements and Admonitions for the DTS Family and the Community of Faith

We begin another semester with a mixture of gratefulness to our Lord as well as grief…
January 16, 2018
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The Freedom of a Forgiving Heart

Dr. Mark Bailey, President and senior professor of Bible Exposition at DTS, speaks about forgiveness, the…
January 16, 2018

Lament for Sutherland Springs

The Dallas Theological Seminary community joins with so many others in expressing our grief and sorrow…
November 5, 2017
Dr. Mark Bailey standing at podium speaking at DTS Chapel

Sola Scriptura: Faith and Practice

Dr. Mark Bailey, senior professor of Bible Exposition and President of DTS, closes Reformation Week, discussing…
October 20, 2017
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Courage to Take a Stand

The responsibility that Christians have to stake out a claim for the cause of Christ in…
October 2, 2017
Dr. Mark Bailey standing at podium speaking at DTS Chapel

How Can God Be Satisfied with the Sinners?

Dr. Mark Bailey, President of DTS and Sr. Professor of Bible Exposition, shares about the redemptive…
August 29, 2017

The Absolute Absurdity of a Supreme Race

As a Seminary, we unequivocally condemn racism, white supremacy, and any denial that every person bears…
August 12, 2017

Worship in Spirit and Truth

With the finished work of the Cross, we can approach God not on our own merits…
June 7, 2017

The Gospel in a Hostile Culture

Dr. Mark Bailey, President of DTS and Senior Professor of Bible Exposition, shares how the good…
May 17, 2017
Dr. Bock, Dr. Bailey, Dr. Allman and Mikel Del Rosario recording The Table podcast

Understanding the Passion Week

In this episode, Mikel Del Rosario, Dr. Darrell Bock, Dr. Mark Bailey, and Dr. James Allman…
April 11, 2017

An Ancient Manuscript and the Messiah

Dr. Mark Bailey, President and Senior Professor of Bible Exposition at DTS, shares insights from the…
April 7, 2017

A New Contemplation of Grace

Dr. Mark Bailey, DTS President and Senior Professor of Bible Exposition, shares with fellow believers, who…
March 21, 2017

Dr. Robert Garippa Retiring After 17 Years; Dr. George Hillman new VP of Student Life

Fulfilling the mission of Dallas Theological Seminary takes a team of dedicated people committed not only…
March 21, 2017

Loving Our Neighbor: Statement on Caring for Refugees

Before chapel on January 31, 2017, Mark L. Bailey, president of DTS and professor of Bible…
January 31, 2017

A Pivotal Moment in History

I recently spoke at a weekend retreat in east Texas to a group of young adults…
January 20, 2017

Reclaiming Dignity in Public Discourse

Whether it’s a forming child, a person at the end of life, or anywhere in between,…
October 11, 2016

Follow Christ's Lead

When I was a child, my family and I lived across the mountains from him and…
September 12, 2016

Overcoming the Fault Lines to Following Jesus

Dr. Mark Bailey, DTS President and senior professor of Bible Exposition, begins Heritage Week by encouraging…
August 30, 2016

Praying for Dallas and Beyond

On behalf of the DTS Community we extend our hearts and prayers to those who have…
July 8, 2016

Dr. Donald Campbell's 90th Birthday

Dr. Mark Bailey, President of Dallas Theological Seminary, leads the seminary in celebrating the third president…
July 6, 2016

The Lord Loves Diversity

The book of Acts tells the story of the church’s struggle to move beyond its obvious…
June 23, 2016

Commencement 2016

Celebrate with our 262 graduates from 18 countries receiving degrees and being sent out to do…
May 10, 2016
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