July 6, 2021: Capstone Report: Robert Lopez: How Baptist Colleges and Seminaries Mass-Produce Plagiarism
Southeastern Seminary president Daniel Akin offered only praise for Litton’s response to the criticism and did not call for resignation. CAPSTONE REPORT has reported that Akin’s provost also tweeted support. As Jacob Brunton pointed out, Richard Land lost his Baptist radio show in 2012 and was heavily pressured to resign—and did resign—because he was caught plagiarizing (though racial politics also played a role).
June 5, 2015: Baptist Global News: Pastor criticizes seminary president’s endorsement of secularist group
Randy White, pastor of the 2,500-member First Baptist Church in Katy, Texas, said Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary President Danny Akin should “repent” for his recent online affirmation of Openly Secular, a campaign to improve the image of non-believers led by atheist activist Todd Steifel.
Apr 6, 2015: Baptist Press: Baptists sign SCOTUS gay marriage case brief
Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary President Daniel Akin, among the signatories, emphasized in a written statement to Baptist Press the importance of protecting free speech as the cultural definition of marriage evolves.
Jan 23, 2015: Between The Lines: In Case You Missed It
5) This week SEBTS held its opening convocation for the spring semester. Danny Akin preached on Acts 10:1–48 and the gospel for all nations.
Jan 5, 2015: Tim Challies: Good Doctrine Wins People, Not Arguments
Justification means “just as if I’ve never sinned” and “just as if I’ve always obeyed perfectly,” as my friend Daniel Akin has said. Jesus Christ can forgive you entirely, and give you His perfect righteousness.
Dec 18, 2014: Baptist Press: Akin tells grads of 'Win-Win Scenario'
Daniel Akin, Southeastern's president, spoke on "The Ultimate Win-Win Scenario" in his commencement address. "The Lord is now sending you out to serve across North America and around the world to take the life-changing Gospel of Jesus Christ to those who desperately need to hear it," Akin said. "We are very proud of you and thankful for you."
Sept 8, 2014: 5 Pt Salt: Daniel Akin & Al Mohler’s Denial of Original Sin
Daniel Akin, president of Southeastern Baptist Seminary, along with Al Mohler have written a position on infant death. I think it’s important here to recognize that their arguments are a basic denial of original sin, namely, that all who are born in Adam as their federal head and representative are guilty of trespass before God, His Law, and stand in condemnation at birth. This is not “hyper-calvinism” but a very biblical foundation of the Christian faith – Man stands condemned because he was born in Adam!
Daniel (Danny) Lowell Akin (born January 2, 1957) is the sixth president of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary and the College at Southeastern in Wake Forest, North Carolina. A leader in the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC), he has authored and edited numerous books and journal articles and is best known for his commitment to expository preaching and to the Great Commission.