Press Release - Anthony Bradley Appointed World Journalism Institute Francis Schaeffer Scholar

Sep 22, 2008

New York, N.Y.—Dr. Anthony B. Bradley has been appointed to the Francis Schaeffer Chair of Apologetics at the World Journalism Institute for the academic year of 2008-2009. Bradley will retain all his full time teaching responsibilities at Covenant Theological Seminary in St. Louis, and will teach for WJI in its 2009 journalism course at The King’s College in New York City.

            WJI Director Robert Case said, “We’re honored to have Bradley as our Schaeffer Scholar, a high standard set by Nancy Pearcey, Bill Edgar and others. He’s one of America’s brightest young theologians; the students will be blessed to learn from him.”

Dr. Bradley is assistant professor of apologetics and systematic theology at Covenant Theological Seminary, where he joined the faculty in fall 2005. Bradley serves as a research fellow for the Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty in Grand Rapids, Mich. His doctoral work focused on the intersection of black liberation theology with economics. His interests include the Scottish Reformation, the emerging church, welfare, education, and modern international forms of social injustice, slavery, and oppression. Bradley brings a wide range of ministry experience to his teaching, including leadership in youth ministry and Christian high school education and administration.

Dr. Bradley holds a bachelor of science from Clemson University, Master of Divinity from Covenant Seminary, and PhD, from Westminster Theological Seminary.

The World Journalism Institute, located in New York City, was founded in 1998 and holds courses and conferences throughout the year to recruit, equip, place and encourage Christian journalists in America’s newsrooms. For more information, see or call 800-769-7870.


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