Mark L. Bailey

Dr. Bailey assumed the Seminary’s presidency after years of service as both a professor in the Bible Exposition department and as the Vice President for Academic Affairs. In addition to his years at Dallas 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. 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, Insight for Living, Jews for Jesus, and Walk Thru the Bible Ministries.

Theology
Jun 23, 2016
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The Lord Loves Diversity The book of Acts tells the story of the church’s struggle to move beyond its obvious differences—from a Jewish context to the rest of the world.
Campus News
May 10, 2016
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Commencement 2016 Celebrate with our 262 graduates from 18 countries receiving degrees and being sent out to do the work of the Lord.
Campus News
Mar 31, 2016
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Building Dedication and Re-Opening 2016 Dr. Mark Bailey, President of DTS, Dr. Charles Swindoll, Chancellor of DTS, and members of the Executive Committee, join with the Board of Incorporate Members to commemorate the...
Chapel
Mar 24, 2016
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The Value of the Cross Dr. Mark Bailey, President of DTS and Senior Professor of Bible Exposition, walks through five valuable aspects of the cross of Christ, which allows believers access to the Father.
Chapel
Feb 24, 2016
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The Agape Project Drs. Mark Bailey and Tim Basselin, along with ThM student Matthew Lyons, share with the seminary the beauty and opportunities available through the Agape Project.
Spiritual Life
Feb 7, 2016
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Till Heaven and Nature Sing Some 2,600 years ago, Nebuchadnezzar II, king of Babylon, invaded Judah. Consequently, after a siege lasting about eighteen months, the Gentiles conquered and destroyed Jerusalem,...
Bible
Jan 12, 2016
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Proclaiming Truth in Contrary Culture Dr. Mark Bailey, President of Dallas Theological Seminary and Senior Professor of Bible Exposition, issues the challenge of needing a generation of Christians who have troubled...
Ministry
Oct 1, 2015
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Napkin Theology On the day after my son Joshua turned sixteen, he obtained his driver’s license. That night, I thought it might be a timely moment for a father-son chat. So we went to our...
Bible
Aug 25, 2015
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A Joy-Filled Ministry Dr. Mark Bailey, President of Dallas Theological Seminary and Senior Professor of Bible Exposition, starts the new semester encouraging students to pursue intentional integrity,...
Public Square
Jun 26, 2015
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A Response from Dallas Theological Seminary to Today’s Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage With the verdict of the Supreme Court today that legalizes same-sex marriage in the United States, we at Dallas Theological Seminary are grieved by this decision that seeks to...
Bible
Jun 24, 2015
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On the Way to the Day of Christ Dr. Mark Bailey, President of Dallas Theological Seminary, looks at Paul's opening prayer in Philippians 1:9-11 and examines the three specific things that Paul prays for on the...
Public Square
Jun 24, 2015
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Dr. Mark Bailey’s Letter to the Church in Charleston Dear Leadership and Membership of the Emanuel AME Church of Charleston...
Spiritual Life
May 8, 2015
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No-Pendulum Zone Marriage is not superior; nor is singleness. And love beckons us to remember that.
Bible
Apr 10, 2015
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Day At DTS Dr. Mark Bailey, President of Dallas Theological Seminary and Professor of Bible Exposition, expounds on how the Gospel ripples across relationships and boundaries.
Chapel
Jan 13, 2015
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Trusting in a Faithful God Dr. Mark Bailey, President of Dallas Theological Seminary and Professor of Bible Exposition, gives us the top ten things that we can trust God to do in our lives based on God's...
Bible
Dec 29, 2014
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The First Principle of Money Management When an American Christian began training pastors on Mt. Elgon in Kenya about ten years ago, one local man there was outraged. He got up in the face of this believer, a DTS...
Bible
Oct 28, 2014
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Israel in Scripture and the Promises of God Drs. Mark Bailey, Mark Yarbrough and Darrell Bock discuss Israel in scripture and why it's important in thinking about the way God makes his commitments.
Chapel
Aug 26, 2014
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The Glory of God and the Mission of DTS Dr. Mark Bailey, President of Dallas Theological Seminary and Professor of Bible Exposition, welcomes new and returning students to DTS with a message about God's glory from Isaiah...
Chapel
Jul 16, 2014
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The Great Communion Dr. Mark Bailey, President and Professor of Bible Exposition, speaks from Matthew 11 about Christ's invitation for us to come to him and find rest.
Bible
May 1, 2014
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A Bible You Can Trust At the 1982 International Council for Biblical Inerrancy held in San Diego, California, the late E.V. Hill gave a plenary address that I shall never forget. Weaving a homespun...
Bible
Apr 11, 2014
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Day At DTS Dr. Mark Bailey, President of Dallas Theological Seminary and Professor of Bible Exposition, teaches on Jesus' parable of the lost son in Luke 15.
Chapel
Jan 14, 2014
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The Paradox of Sacrifice and Service Dr. Mark Bailey, President of Dallas Theological Seminary and professor of Bible Exposition, discusses the paradox of service and sacrifice in the life of the believer.
Spiritual Life
Dec 30, 2013
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Getting a Handle on God’s Love The Lord is good to all;
he has compassion on all he has made” (Ps. 145:9). Thirty-six years ago, these words became a handle for me to grip—a truth to which I still cling....
Bible
Oct 18, 2013
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DTS Ground Breaking Ceremony Join us as we celebrate the ground breaking of the new Horner Administrative Building at Dallas Theological Seminary. Stearns Hall and Davidson will also get a complete makeover...