Southern Baptists’ top spokesman for moral concerns says Planned Parenthood should be denied taxpayer funding after revelations in a viral video that critics say prove the organization profits from abortion.

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Viewed as less partisan than his predecessor Richard Land, ERLC head Russell Moore says it’s time for Southern Baptists to take a stand in defense of the unborn.

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Frank Page, head of the SBC Executive Committee, accused President Obama of both “ignorance and arrogance” in a recent interview on national radio.

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A coalition of pro-life organizations with offices in the nation’s capital claim a recent measure adding “reproductive health” to the city’s non-discrimination policy infringes on their religious freedom to employ only people who share their values.

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Wednesday, 11 February 2015 13:47

Baptists, Catholics oppose D.C. laws

National religious and pro-family groups with offices in Washington say two laws passed recently by the D.C. Council jeopardize their religious liberty.

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Southern Baptists’ moral-concerns agency asked the Supreme Court to protect pregnant women from workplace discrimination.

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Southern Baptists in Georgia support amending the state constitution to specify that 14th-Amendment guarantees of due process and equal protection of the law extend to the unborn.

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More than two dozen Memphis-area clergy gathered this week to voice opposition to a proposed amendment to the Tennessee constitution permitting lawmakers to pass laws restricting a woman’s access to abortion.

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Russell Moore, head of the SBC Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission, says Tennessee is becoming “the abortion capital of the Bible Belt.”

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As religious leaders including a former Southern Baptist Convention president are taking the Ice Bucket Challenge, denominational leaders warned Christians against unwitting support for types of medical research that require the destruction of human embryos.

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