Events

To fulfill its mission, the J.M. Dawson Institute hosts annual lectures, symposia, and meetings for the support, study, and research of church-state relations. Each year, the Institute brings distinguished authors and scholars from a wide range of academic disciplines, experiences, and religious traditions to speak and converse with others.
Spring 2017 Lecture

Dr. Bill Leonard, James and Marilyn Dunn Professor of Baptist Studies and Professor of Church History, will join us on March 20, 2017, to deliver his lecture, "Redeemer Nation or Lost Cause Religion? Making America Great Again (For the First Time)". Click here for more details.

 

G. Hugh and Beverly C. Wamble Symposium for Spring 2017

 

Charles Watson of the Baptist Joint Committee will be our speaker at the Spring 2017 Wamble Symposium

More information about the Spring 2017 Symposium will be coming soon.

 


G. Hugh and Beverly C. Wamble Spring Lecture for Fall 2017

 

Dr. Elijah Brown of the Wilberforce Initiative will be our speaker at the Fall 2017 Wamble Symposium.

More information about the Fall 2017 Wamble Symposium will be coming soon.