Published on March 6, 2017 by Kristen Padilla
World-renowned author, speaker and apologist Os Guinness will be the guest speaker during community worship Tuesday, April 25, for the Faith and Work Lecture Series.
Author and editor of more than 30 books, Guinness’ most recent book is Impossible People, published by InterVarsity Press. Christianity Today named his 2015 book Fool’s Talk Book of the Year in Apologetics/Evangelism.
Guinness is a senior fellow at the Oxford Centre for Christian Apologetics in Oxford, and speaks in universities and venues across the world.
The Faith and Work Lecture Series is made possible by a grant funded by the Kern Family Foundation for “Faith, Work and Economics: Equipping Pastors for the Equipping of God’s People.”
Guinness will speak in Andrew Gerow Hodges Chapel at 11 a.m. This lecture is free and open to the public.
Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. The Wall Street Journal ranks Samford 1st nationally for student engagement and U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 37th in the nation for best undergraduate teaching and 97th nationally for best value. Samford enrolls 5,758 students from 48 states and 22 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference, and ranks 3rd nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.