Post Tagged with: "Southern Baptist Convention"

With Acceptance Of Gay Scouts, Southern Baptists Predict Mass Exodus

With Acceptance Of Gay Scouts, Southern Baptists Predict Mass Exodus

by / on May 24, 2013

Leaders of the Southern Baptist Convention – based in Nashville – say they are “deeply saddened” with the decision to accept openly gay youth in the Boy Scouts of America.

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LifeWay Pulls Blind Side Movie for ‘Racial Slurs’

LifeWay Pulls Blind Side Movie for ‘Racial Slurs’

by / on July 20, 2012

Nashville-based LifeWay Christian Resources has quietly pulled the Oscar-nominated The Blind Side from the shelves of its stores, saying the PG-13 movie contains racial slurs.

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Southern Baptists Vote On Big Changes, Are Urged To Give More

Southern Baptists Vote On Big Changes, Are Urged To Give More

by / on June 19, 2012

The Nashville-based Southern Baptist Convention today elected its first-ever black president, the Rev. Fred Luter. It also voted on whether to change the name of the nation’s largest denomination to end an identification with the South.

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Richard Land Radio Program Cancelled After Trayvon Martin Remarks

by / on June 1, 2012

The Southern Baptist Convention has cancelled a radio call-in show hosted by Richard Land. The denomination has also reprimanded Land for racially charged comments he made after the shooting of Trayvon Martin.

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SBC Pastors Agreeable to African American Leader

SBC Pastors Agreeable to African American Leader

by / on May 25, 2012

The Southern Baptist Convention may soon have its first African-American president. Ahead of the denomination’s national meeting next month, a poll has been released showing Southern Baptist pastors support the idea.

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LifeWay Survey: Pastors Consider Islam Dangerous

by / on December 22, 2009

A new survey shows two-thirds of protestant pastors in the United States agree – at least in part – that Islam is a dangerous religion.

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