DTS Dialogue

The audio-only DTS Dialogue has been replaced by the video-based series The Table which continues to cover issues of God, Culture, and Christianity.

Evangelicalism in a Non-Evangelical World

November 9, 2009

In this DTS Dialogue, Drs. Mark Bailey, Darrell Bock, Richard Taylor, and Jeffrey Bingham discuss how to be an evangelical in a non-evangelical world.

Reviewing Bart Ehrman's Jesus Interupted

April 27, 2009

In this DTS Dialogue, Drs. Mark Yarbrough, Darrell Bock, and David Lowery review Bart Ehrman's book Jesus Interrupted.

Christian Cultural Engagement

April 20, 2009

In this DTS Dialogue, Drs. Mark Bailey, Darrell Bock, Jeffrey Bingham, and Barry Jones discuss Christian cultural engagement.

Media & Technology In Ministry

June 5, 2008

In this DTS Dialogue, Dr. Mark Yarbrough, Don Regier, Wayne Walker, and John Dyer discuss issues with "Media & Technology In Ministry." They offer practical insight into how Christians can use technology resources in a manner pleasing to God.

Jewish Evangelism Today

May 1, 2008

This DTS Dialogue on Jewish Evangelism and Outreach discusses some of the biblical principles in witnessing to people of Jewish faith. It attempts to address certain issues that are important to helping people of Jewish faith.

Leaving a Legacy

April 10, 2008

For more than 50 years Dr. Howard Hendricks, known affectionately as "Prof," has influences the lives of students through his teaching. In this interview Dr. Mark Bailey, president of Dallas Seminary, sat down with Prof to talk about what it means to leave a legacy.

Preventing Divorce

February 18, 2008

Dr. Chip Dickens and Dr. Gary Barnes, both professors in counseling, discuss how couples can keep their marriage strong.

Contemporary Challenges to Jesus

October 15, 2007

DTS professors discuss the upsurge in books, documentaries, and movies challenging the biblical account of Jesus.

Key Topics in the Emerging Church

April 24, 2007

This is a more focused discussion on key aspects that define what it means to be emerging.

The Missing Gospels

April 3, 2007

New Testament experts discuss the impact of the Gnostic Gospels on Christianity in the early church, the church today, and contemporary culture.

Ministry in Cross-Cultural Contexts

February 27, 2007

The benefits and challenges of cross-cultural ministry are discussed by three professors who have all served overseas.

Leadership in the Church

January 23, 2007

This conversation explores the popularity of leadership discussions, characteristics of true leadership, and resources to help leaders grow.

The Emerging Church Movement

June 1, 2006

This is an introductory exploration into a movement hopeful of meeting the complexities of ministering to an emergent culture.

The Implications of The Da Vinci Code

May 1, 2006

Early Christianity experts continue a discussion of The Da Vinci Code to prepare believers to meet the challenges it poses to orthodox Christianity.

Easter and the Resurrection

April 6, 2006

A discussion focused on Easter, which points believers to one of their greatest hopes—resurrection.

The Story Behind End of the Spear

March 2, 2006

The events that took place among the Waodoni tribe over fifty years ago have been used by God to propel thousands into cross-cultural missions. Thanks for joining us as we discuss the true story of sacrifice and forgiveness behind the film, End of the Spear.

The Challenges of Bible Translation

February 16, 2006

The last century as has seen a drastic increase in number and style of Bible translations, resulting in considerable debate over the benefits of literal versus non-literal translations. Thanks for joining us as we discuss the unique challenges facing Bible translators as they wrestle with the task of transferring words and ideas from one language to another.

The Legacy of C.S. Lewis and Narnia

January 2, 2006

The first major motion picture of C. S. Lewis’ epic series has swept the nation and has drawn attention to the significance of biblical themes in contemporary cinema. Join us as we examine some theological and cultural implications of the The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe.

Christianity and Islam

November 8, 2005

This conversation provides a brief look into the world of Christianity and Islam through the eyes of Islamic expert, Dr. J. Dudley Woodberry of Fuller Theological Seminary.

What Katrina Has Taught Us about the Church

November 1, 2005

This conversation centers on what hurricane Katrina has taught us about the church and believers' responsibility to meet social needs.

The Da Vinci Code

June 17, 2004

Early Christianity experts discuss The Da Vinci Code—the opportunities that it has created and the problematic history and theology proposed within its pages.


DTS Dialogue is an informal, quick release, pre-recorded discussion among DTS faculty and staff about relevant topics on Christian ministry. We believe that thoughtful, cultural engagement is imperative in today's world. Loving our neighbor means we must know what is going on in the neighborhood. We trust you will find such information helpful and useful in your ministry endeavors.