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Mark Dever

Mark serves as the senior pastor of Capitol Hill Baptist Church in Washington, DC. A Duke graduate, Dr. Dever holds a M.Div. from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, a Th.M. from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, and a Ph.D. in Ecclesiastical History from Cambridge University. He is the president of 9Marks Ministries and has taught at a number of seminaries. Dr. Dever has authored several books and articles, most recently, The Compelling Community and The Church: The Gospel Made Visible.  Earlier books include What is a Healthy Church?, The Gospel and Personal Evangelism, Nine Marks of a Healthy Church, The Deliberate Church, Promises Kept: The Message of the New Testament, and Promises Made: The Message of the Old Testament. He and his wife Connie live and minister on Capitol Hill, with Connie giving much of her time to creating a childrens’ curriculum (PraiseFactory). They have two adult children.

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Mark Dever

Book review: Divided by Faith

If you are one of those people who thinks that racism is created mainly...

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God, Politics, and Other Easy Topics: A Conversation with ERLC and 9Marks

A conversations between Russell Moore and Mark Dever at the SBC Annual Meeting in...

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religious liberty

Mark Dever on Ministering to Government Leaders

As Christians under the authority of Jesus and under the authority of our elected...

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human dignity

Connecting Church and Culture: A Conversation with Russell Moore and Mark Dever

A late night conversation at the Southern Baptist Convention 2015 Annual Meeting in Columbus,...

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