There will be singing, preaching, praying, and hand holding at SBC and CBF meetings. Meanwhile, victims of sacralized bigotry and discrimination will be ignored, patronized, blamed and otherwise trivialized.
Many participants are expected to stay in Dallas for the Southern Baptist Convention’s annual meeting this week, attending panels on the church as the convention elects a new president. The Southern Baptist gathering has drawn added attention this year, with…
At Thursday night’s Iftar dinner, hosted by the church and the Dialogue Institute of Dallas, families from Muslim and Baptist communities mingled at Wilshire Baptist Church.
“Many women have experienced horrific abuses within the power structures of our Christian world,” Beth Moore, an evangelical teacher, wrote in a letter.
Men in leadership have used the Bible to mask a patriarchal misogyny. That’s what’s driving today’s #MeToo church movement.
Amid a #MeToo moment in America’s largest Protestant denomination, a 45-year-old North Carolina pastor hopes to become the Southern Baptist Convention’s first Gen X president.
While abuse exists in all circles and all faiths, there is a unique theological problem that creates a culture of apology for abuse within the Southern Baptist Convention.
The Christian right is allowing Trump to escape responsibility for the immoral policy of separating children from their parents. Have they no shame?
While his ascendancy has coincided with a surge of activism against the Trump administration by religious liberals, questions remain as to whether Curry will use his newfound global influence to bolster their cause, pursue a broader audience or both.