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Dr. George W. Braswell Jr.

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Senior Professor of World Religio...

Email: w***@***.edu
World Religions and Global Cultures Center

Employment History

  • Professor of Missions and World Religions
    Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • Senior Professor of World Religions
    Campbell University Divinity School
  • Professor of Missions and World Religions and Director of the Doctor of Ministry Program
    Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest , N.C.

Board Memberships and Affiliations

  • Director
    Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary


  • doctorate , theology and missions
    Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • master's degree , cultural anthropology
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • doctorate , cultural anthropology
    UNC-Chapel Hill
  • bachelor's degree
    Yale University
  • bachelor , philosophy and history
    Wake Forest University
103 Total References
Web References
Dr. George W. Braswell, ..., 11 Sept 2011 [cached]
Dr. George W. Braswell, Senior Professor of World Religions and Director of the World Religions and Global Cultures Center
Muslims need to be evangelized rather than feared, students told, 30 Nov 2007 [cached]
George Braswell, a professor at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary and the first Southern Baptist missionary to Iran in 1967, noted that Islam is often seen as a "we-versus-they" religion.
Southeastern Seminary enrollment approaches 2,000, Patterson says, 13 July 2007 [cached]
In alumni news, Southeastern honored George W. Braswell with the 1999 Distinguished Alumnus Award. Braswell, distinguished professor of missions and world religions at Southeastern, has served on the faculty 25 years. Braswell, who received a doctor of ministry from Southeastern in 1973, also serves as director of the seminary's doctor of ministry program. Patterson described Braswell as a universally recognized scholar in the study of Islam.
"There are very few out there who know more about Islam than Dr. Braswell," Patterson said.
George Braswell combines the two things you almost never see, a scholar and missionary, all at one time."
by George Braswell ... [cached]
by George Braswell Jr.
Dan Panetti's assessment: Braswell does a great job of touching on most of the important issues that most people would want to know - the difference between the Sunnis and the Shiites, the basic teachings of the Qur'an, the meaning of the controversial term jihad, and the historical and contemporary perspectives of Islam.
About George Braswell Jr. - Dr. George Braswell is one of the greatest authorities on world religions. George grew up in Virginia and has degrees from Wake Forest, Yale, UNC Chapel Hill, and Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. In the 1960s he and his wife, Joan, were the first Southern Baptist missionaries to Iran, and he was the first Christian to teach in an Islamic religious school. Dr. Braswell headed the Center for Christian Understanding of Islam in Richmond, wrote numerous books and articles on the world religions, and is now Senior Professor of World Religions at Campbell University Divinity School.
The Dunn Daily Record, 18 Feb 2002 [cached]
Dr. George Braswell, distinguished professor of missions and world religions and director of the Doctor of Ministry Program at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, N.C., will speak at Campbell's Cultural Enrichment Program on Thursday at 11 a.m.
He will present his speech, "The Faces of Islam - A Christian Response."
Freshman Vanessa Holloway of Zebulon will give the scripture reading and prayer.
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