Southern Seminary Great Britain Tour 2023

Join Dr. Albert Mohler Jr. for a tour through England, Scotland, and Ireland (optional), as he teaches on the historical significance of each site we visit.

Dates: September 23, 2023 – October 5, 2023

**Note: There is a tour extension option available which includes three additional days touring Ireland.

A Personal Invite From R. Albert Mohler, Jr.

Dear Friends:

Some lessons can be learned by lecture, some by the reading of books. Other lessons, however, can only be learned and fully appreciated by standing in a place where history turned. That is why I love taking friends to places where our own history and heritage were formed.

I want to invite you to go with me on a very special tour of the United Kingdom, specifically designed to consider the heritage of English-speaking Christianity. Together, we will see with our own eyes places that ring through history, ranging from Westminster Abbey in London to Oxford, Cambridge, Edinburgh, York, St. Andrews, and a succession of places that in space and time were the stages on which history has happened, doctrines were understood, the Bible was translated into English, and the Christian faith was shaped.

We will have a private dinner together in the Cabinet War Rooms under the city of London, where Winston Churchill led the battle to save civilization during World War II. We will walk together on medieval streets and stand together on ancient walls. Along the way, we will enjoy some of the finest in hospitality, dining, and cultural experiences.

I’ll be honest – to know me is to know my love for what Churchill called “the history of the English-Speaking Peoples.” I proudly stand in the theology and doctrine of the English Reformation, and 1 enjoy connecting the events of history to the great issues of our own day.

I will be lecturing and teaching all along the way, and those who travel with us will learn with us as well. We will learn why King Henry Vill and his six wives are important to church history. We will stand where martyrs for the faith gave their final earthly testimony in their own blood. We will seek to understand the past in order to be more faithful in the present age.

I venture to add that we will have a great deal of fun along the way: One of the great added joys of travel is the making of new friends. As you can tell, I am excited about it already. Mary and I hope that you will be able to join us.

Sincerely,

R. Albert Mohler, Jr.
President

Tour Options:

England and Scotland

13-day tour

Highlights:

Windsor Castle, Westminster Abbey, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Tower of London, Blenheim Palace & Gardens, Winston Churchill Grave, York Minster, St. Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh Castle and walk of the Old Course at St. Andrews.

Cost: $6,295 / person

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Ireland Extension (Optional)

16-day tour

Highlights:

Windsor Castle, Westminster Abbey, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Tower of London, Blenheim Palace & Gardens, Winston Churchill Grave, York Minster, St. Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh Castle, walk of the Old Course at St. Andrews, Trinity College, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Dublin Castle State Apartments, and Glendalough.

**Note: The only difference with this tour option is that it includes three additional days touring Ireland.

Cost: $8,644 / person

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Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Saturday, September 23

Depart USA

Day 2: Sunday, September 24

Arrive in London

Day 3: Monday, September 25

London

Day 4: Tuesday, September 26

London and Windsor

Day 5: Wednesday, September 27

London

Day 6: Thursday, September 28

London, Oxford, Blenheim

Day 7: Friday, September 29

London, Cambridge, and York

Day 8: Saturday, September 30

York

Day 9: Sunday, October 1

York and Edinburgh

Day 10: Monday, October 2

Edinburgh

Day 11: Tuesday, October 3

Edinburgh and St. Andrews

Day 12: Wednesday, October 4

Edinburgh

Day 13: Thursday, October 5

Depart Edinburgh or tour to Dublin

Ireland Extension (Optional)

Day 14: Friday, October 6

Dublin

Day 15: Saturday, October 7

Dublin and County Wicklow

Day 16: Sunday, October 8

Depart Dublin

For a detailed itinerary of each day:

England and Scotland

England, Scotland, & Ireland

Contact Information

Wilcox World Travel and Tours
828-210-8138
travelinfo@wilcoxtravel.com

About Dr. Albert Mohler Jr.

Dr. R. Albert Mohler Jr. serves as president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary – the flagship school of the Southern Baptist Convention and one of the largest seminaries in the world.

Dr. Mohler has been recognized by such influential publications as Time and Christianity Today as a leader among American evangelicals. In fact, Time.com called him the “reigning intellectual of the evangelical movement in the U.S.”

In addition to his presidential duties, Dr. Mohler serves as president of the Evangelical Theological Society. He also hosts two programs: “The Briefing,” a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview; and “Thinking in Public,” a series of conversations with the day’s leading thinkers. He also writes a popular blog and a regular commentary on moral, cultural and theological issues. Called “an articulate voice for conservative Christianity at large” by The Chicago Tribune, Dr. Mohler’s mission is to address contemporary issues from a consistent and explicit Christian worldview.

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