Win Books and Apply for Free During SBTS Madness

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  • 64 tournament teams (based on predicted 2020 brackets) will be matched with a book from a Southern Seminary professor.

  • The @SBTSAdmissions account will tweet a book giveaway for each tournament game. Anyone who retweets the post will be entered to win the “winning” book.

  • Polls will be attached to each tweet. Participants are encouraged to vote for their favorite team and/or book. The winning team/book will be whichever pair received the most votes.

  • Additional chances to win if you comment on game tweets. Creativity is encouraged!

  • When a team wins, its corresponding book will be given away to one participant who has retweeted/commented on the #SBTSmadness tweet.

  • More chances to win! Anyone can enter the grand prize giveaway (Faculty Library) through filling out the form below. One person will win over 60 books written from the premiere faculty in theological education!

  • New for 2020, anyone who fills out this SBTS Madness bracket will have the chance to win a faculty library. The most accurate bracket at the end of #SBTSMadness will win!

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Anyone who begins an application for Southern Seminary or Boyce College can apply for FREE with the code SBTSMADNESS.

Starts March 23rd, 2020

Win great SBTS faculty publications with @SBTSAdmissions on twitter!

Enter the Faculty Library Giveaway and Receive Free Download

Southern Seminary and Boyce College faculty are leaders in academic and ministerial scholarship. Enter your information for the grand prize drawing of a faculty library of over 60 books to build your library. Enter now! The winner will be announced on April 9th.

In addition, everyone who completes the form will receive a free download of of Jonathan Pennington's Sermon on the Mount Scripture Journal!



#SBTSmadness would not be possible without these generous publishing partners. If you are interested in purchasing copies of any of our faculty publications, click the available links below.

Title Author(s)
The Baptist Story Michael Haykin
Believer’s Baptism Thomas Schreiner & Shawn Wright
Doxology & Theology Matt Boswell
Hebrews Thomas Schreiner
Counseling the Hard Cases Heath Lambert & Stuart Scott
Exalting Jesus in Hebrews Albert Mohler
God’s Glory Revealed in Christ Brian Vickers, Denny Burk, Jim Hamilton
Going Deeper with Greek Rob Plummer
Onward Russell Moore
Preach Mark Dever & Greg Gilbert
Preaching with Bold Assurance Hershael York
Progressive Covenentalism Stephen Wellum
Storm-Tossed Family Russell Moore
Spiritual Gifts Thomas Schreiner
Spiritual Warfare in the Story of Scripture Bill Cook

Title Author(s)
Amos TJ Betts
Song of Songs Jim Hamilton
Held in Honor Rob Plummer
John Bill Cook
Living by Revealed Truth Tom Nettles
Richard Baxter and Conversion Tim Beougher
Theodore Beza Shawn Wright
The Pastor’s Life Matt Haste
Why Should I Trust the Bible? Timothy Paul Jones


Title Author(s)
8 Women of Faith Michael A.G. Haykin
9 Marks of a Healthy Church Mark Dever
Essential Evangelicalism Matthew J. Hall
ESV Expository Commentary (Eph-Phil) Jim Hamilton, Denny Burk
ESV Expository Commentary (Heb-Rev) Jim Hamilton, Rob Plummer, Thom Schreiner
Family Worship Don Whitney
God the Son Incarnate Stephen Wellum
God’s Glory in Salvation Through Judgement Jim Hamilton
How to Read and Understand the Biblical Prophets Peter Gentry
Kingdom Through Covenant Peter GentryStephen Wellum
Praying the Bible Don Whitney
Pursuing Peace Robert Jones
Rediscovering Church Fathers Michael Haykin
Roman Catholic Theology Gregg Allison
Sojourners and Strangers Gregg Allison
Work and Our Labor in the Lord Jim Hamilton

Title Author(s)
1 Peter Juan Sanchez
Engaging with Muslims John Klaassen
Growing in Gratitude Mary Mohler

Title Author(s)
40 Questions on Interpreting the Bible Rob Plummer
Biblical Hebrew Russell Fuller
Exodus Duane Garrett

Title Author(s)
James P. Boyce Tom Nettles
The Faithful Parent Stuart Scott
Uprooting Anger Robert Jones
Justification by Grace Through Faith Brian Vickers