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The Daily Jeffersonian
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divideSunday mornings "one of the most segregated hours." Recently, several denominat
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divide
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 4 hours ago
Sunday mornings "one of the most segregated hours." Recently, several denominations, from the Episcopal Church to the Southern Baptist Convention, have tried to look critically at their past actions going back centuries. In the early 1800s,... Read more
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Christian Today
Russell Moore warns politics has become a religion for evangelicalsRussell Moore lamented over the weekend, as he warned that the witness of evang
Russell Moore warns politics has become a religion for evangelicals
Christian Today / Posted 8 hours ago
Russell Moore lamented over the weekend, as he warned that the witness of evangelicalism was at risk. Russell Moore of the Southern Baptist Convention has previously said that voting for Trump is 'deeply inconsistent with an application of the... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Flood victims voice concerns over Red Crossswitch from these locally donated meals to the sometimes sporadic meals prepare
Flood victims voice concerns over Red Cross
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 23 hours ago
switch from these locally donated meals to the sometimes sporadic meals prepared at a central kitchen operated by the Southern Baptist Convention? Had local food donations stopped coming in? "No, no," Emery said. "This community is amazing,... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Flood victims voice concerns over Red Crossswitch from these locally donated meals to the sometimes sporadic meals prepare
Flood victims voice concerns over Red Cross
The Kitsap Sun / Posted yesterday
switch from these locally donated meals to the sometimes sporadic meals prepared at a central kitchen operated by the Southern Baptist Convention? Had local food donations stopped coming in? "No, no," Emery said. "This community is amazing,... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Flood victims voice concerns over Red Crossswitch from these locally donated meals to the sometimes sporadic meals prepare
Flood victims voice concerns over Red Cross
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted yesterday
switch from these locally donated meals to the sometimes sporadic meals prepared at a central kitchen operated by the Southern Baptist Convention? Had local food donations stopped coming in? "No, no," Emery said. "This community is amazing,... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Flood victims voice concerns over Red Crossswitch from these locally donated meals to the sometimes sporadic meals prepare
Flood victims voice concerns over Red Cross
The Record Searchlight / Posted yesterday
switch from these locally donated meals to the sometimes sporadic meals prepared at a central kitchen operated by the Southern Baptist Convention? Had local food donations stopped coming in? "No, no," Emery said. "This community is amazing,... Read more
4 related stories
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USA Today
Flood victims voice concerns over Red Crossswitch from these locally donated meals to the sometimes sporadic meals prepare
Flood victims voice concerns over Red Cross
USA Today / Posted yesterday
switch from these locally donated meals to the sometimes sporadic meals prepared at a central kitchen operated by the Southern Baptist Convention? Had local food donations stopped coming in? "No, no," Emery said. "This community is amazing,... Read more
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The Christian Post
Preaching the Gospel? Get Used to the Blowback!posted on the Gospel Coalition website on Tuesday, Moore, president of the Ethi
Preaching the Gospel? Get Used to the Blowback!
The Christian Post / Posted yesterday
posted on the Gospel Coalition website on Tuesday, Moore, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, was joined by University Reformed Church Pastor Kevin DeYoung and Tim Keller, pastor of Redeemer... Read more
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Boston Herald
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divideand pro-slavery Baptists boiled over nationwide, leading Southerners to break a
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divide
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
and pro-slavery Baptists boiled over nationwide, leading Southerners to break away and create their own denomination, the Southern Baptist Convention, which upheld slavery as ordained by God. The white Macon congregation, known as the First... Read more
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Deseret News
First Baptist churches, separated by race, work to heal divideand pro-slavery Baptists boiled over nationwide, leading Southerners to break a
First Baptist churches, separated by race, work to heal divide
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
and pro-slavery Baptists boiled over nationwide, leading Southerners to break away and create their own denomination, the Southern Baptist Convention, which upheld slavery as ordained by God. The white Macon congregation, known as the First... Read more
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Daily Herald
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divideand pro-slavery Baptists boiled over nationwide, leading Southerners to break a
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divide
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
and pro-slavery Baptists boiled over nationwide, leading Southerners to break away and create their own denomination, the Southern Baptist Convention, which upheld slavery as ordained by God. The white Macon congregation, known as the First... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Neighbor Ga. churches, split on race lines, work to heal divideSunday mornings "one of the most segregated hours." Recently, several denominat
Neighbor Ga. churches, split on race lines, work to heal divide
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted yesterday
Sunday mornings "one of the most segregated hours." Recently, several denominations, from the Episcopal Church to the Southern Baptist Convention, have tried to look critically at their past actions going back centuries. In the early 1800s,... Read more
11 related stories
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divideSunday mornings "one of the most segregated hours." Recently, several denominat
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divide
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
Sunday mornings "one of the most segregated hours." Recently, several denominations, from the Episcopal Church to the Southern Baptist Convention, have tried to look critically at their past actions going back centuries. In the early 1800s,... Read more
11 related stories
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divideand pro-slavery Baptists boiled over nationwide, leading Southerners to break a
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divide
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted yesterday
and pro-slavery Baptists boiled over nationwide, leading Southerners to break away and create their own denomination, the Southern Baptist Convention, which upheld slavery as ordained by God. The white Macon congregation, known as the First... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Christian groups have renewed focus on fighting racismhave also put a spotlight on systemic racism. Here are some examples of how Ch
Christian groups have renewed focus on fighting racism
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
have also put a spotlight on systemic racism. Here are some examples of how Christians are tackling the issues: SOUTHERN BAPTIST CONVENTION The denomination founded in 1845 in support of slaveholding has recently made a priority of... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal dividechurches have tried to diversify and to look critically at their past actions a
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divide
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
churches have tried to diversify and to look critically at their past actions and teachings, with denominations from the Southern Baptist Convention to the Episcopal Church making a priority of fighting racial bias. In the early 1800s, in... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Christian groups have renewed focus on fighting racismhave also put a spotlight on systemic racism. Here are some examples of how Ch
Christian groups have renewed focus on fighting racism
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
have also put a spotlight on systemic racism. Here are some examples of how Christians are tackling the issues: SOUTHERN BAPTIST CONVENTION: The denomination founded in 1845 in support of slaveholding has recently made a priority of... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divideSunday mornings "one of the most segregated hours." Recently, several denominat
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divide
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
Sunday mornings "one of the most segregated hours." Recently, several denominations, from the Episcopal Church to the Southern Baptist Convention, have tried to look critically at their past actions going back centuries. In the early 1800s,... Read more
11 related stories
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divideand pro-slavery Baptists boiled over nationwide, leading Southerners to break a
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divide
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
and pro-slavery Baptists boiled over nationwide, leading Southerners to break away and create their own denomination, the Southern Baptist Convention, which upheld slavery as ordained by God. The white Macon congregation, known as the First... Read more
11 related stories
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Savannah Morning News
Neighbor First Baptist churches, split on race lines, work to heal divideand pro-slavery Baptists boiled over nationwide, leading Southerners to break a
Neighbor First Baptist churches, split on race lines, work to heal divide
Savannah Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
and pro-slavery Baptists boiled over nationwide, leading Southerners to break away and create their own denomination, the Southern Baptist Convention, which upheld slavery as ordained by God. The white Macon congregation, known as the First... Read more
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The Christian Post
6 Terrible Ways to Recruit Ministry Volunteers in Your Churchshould be. But don't start poorly. How you recruit ministry volunteers will ma
6 Terrible Ways to Recruit Ministry Volunteers in Your Church
The Christian Post / Posted 2 days ago
should be. But don't start poorly. How you recruit ministry volunteers will make an incredible difference, for good or bad, in your church. Dr. Thom Rainer is president and CEO of LifeWay Christian Resources of the Southern Baptist Co... Read more
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Christian Today
What are the 4 types of churches that are doomed to fail?Nobody likes to see churches fail, but Dr. Thom Rainer, president and CEO of Li
What are the 4 types of churches that are doomed to fail?
Christian Today / Posted 2 days ago
Nobody likes to see churches fail, but Dr. Thom Rainer, president and CEO of LifeWay Christian Resources of the Southern Baptist Convention, says there are four types of churches that are really doomed to fail. "Death is not a topic we enjoy. Death... Read more
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The Christian Post
4 Kinds of Members Your Church Will Always Losenatural attrition, it is information you need to know for planning, budgeting,
4 Kinds of Members Your Church Will Always Lose
The Christian Post / Posted 4 days ago
natural attrition, it is information you need to know for planning, budgeting, and strategy. I hope this exercise was helpful and not too messy. Dr. Thom Rainer is president and CEO of LifeWay Christian Resources of the Southern Baptist Convent... Read more
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The Christian Post
How Can Christians Speak to Hostile Culture About Sex Without Being Labeled Bigots?posted on the Gospel Coalition website on Tuesday, Moore, president of the Ethi
How Can Christians Speak to Hostile Culture About Sex Without Being Labeled Bigots?
The Christian Post / Posted 4 days ago
posted on the Gospel Coalition website on Tuesday, Moore, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, was joined by University Reformed Church Pastor Kevin DeYoung and Tim Keller, pastor of Redeemer... Read more
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The Christian Post
5 Things You Should Know About the Women in Ministry Debatethis instance causing this problem [interrupting and asking questions at an ina
5 Things You Should Know About the Women in Ministry Debate
The Christian Post / Posted 4 days ago
this instance causing this problem [interrupting and asking questions at an inappropriate time]." Messengers at the 2015 Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting worship together in between small group and corporate prayer time during the June... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divideSunday mornings "one of the most segregated hours." Recently, several denominat
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divide
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
Sunday mornings "one of the most segregated hours." Recently, several denominations, from the Episcopal Church to the Southern Baptist Convention, have tried to look critically at their past actions going back centuries. In the early 1800s,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divideand pro-slavery Baptists boiled over nationwide, leading Southerners to break a
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divide
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
and pro-slavery Baptists boiled over nationwide, leading Southerners to break away and create their own denomination, the Southern Baptist Convention, which upheld slavery as ordained by God. The white Macon congregation, known as the First... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Christian groups have renewed focus on fighting racismhave also put a spotlight on systemic racism. Here are some examples of how Ch
Christian groups have renewed focus on fighting racism
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
have also put a spotlight on systemic racism. Here are some examples of how Christians are tackling the issues: SOUTHERN BAPTIST CONVENTION: The denomination founded in 1845 in support of slaveholding has recently made a priority of... Read more
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The Christian Post
Assemblies of God Says Reports of Cuban Gov't Seizing 1,400 of Its Churches Not Truetheir diabolical hatred and fury is directed at other congregations too," Toled
Assemblies of God Says Reports of Cuban Gov't Seizing 1,400 of Its Churches Not True
The Christian Post / Posted 5 days ago
their diabolical hatred and fury is directed at other congregations too," Toledano added. Other denominations, such as the Southern Baptist Convention, have said that there is an "incredible" growth of Christianity in Cuba, and announced in March... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Visitor spending set record for Columbus in 2015versus 2014 and an increase in the average length of stay. These included the N
Visitor spending set record for Columbus in 2015
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
versus 2014 and an increase in the average length of stay. These included the NHL All-Star Game in January 2015 and the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting in June 2015. Ross said tourism business Downtown is expected to be down modestly... Read more
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The Christian Post
4 Types of Churches That Will Soon Diea number of churches from these death throes. I will share more about that posi
4 Types of Churches That Will Soon Die
The Christian Post / Posted 7 days ago
a number of churches from these death throes. I will share more about that positive reality in the future. In the meantime, let me hear from you. Dr. Thom Rainer is president and CEO of LifeWay Christian Resources of the Southern Baptist Conventi... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Tenn. conservatives applaud Texas judge’s ruling on bathroom issueMoore is the president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, the public
Tenn. conservatives applaud Texas judge’s ruling on bathroom issue
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Moore is the president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, the public policy arm of the Nashville-based Southern Baptist Convention. He anticipates the U.S. Supreme Court will be asked to take up the issue. Moore, who believes... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knoxville Baptists collecting items for Louisiana flood reliefpossible. So we came up with the plan." The Knox County Association of Baptist
Knoxville Baptists collecting items for Louisiana flood relief
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
possible. So we came up with the plan." The Knox County Association of Baptists is accepting donations to deliver through Southern Baptist Convention Disaster Relief by noon Tuesday, when the next shipment will roll out to... Read more
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The Advocate
Donald Trump Makes Flood Relief Donation to Tony Perkins's Churchof Greenwell Springs, and made other stops in the area at the invitation of Per
Donald Trump Makes Flood Relief Donation to Tony Perkins's Church
The Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
of Greenwell Springs, and made other stops in the area at the invitation of Perkins. The church is affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention, the nation’s largest Protestant denomination, which believes that being LGBT is a sin. The... Read more
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Daily Press
Women take the helm at Hampton, Newport News churchesallow it, as well as Reform and Conservative Jewish sects, while Orthodox Jews,
Women take the helm at Hampton, Newport News churches
Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
allow it, as well as Reform and Conservative Jewish sects, while Orthodox Jews, Latter Day Saints, Muslims, the Southern Baptist Convention and the Roman Catholic Church are among those who do not. Mills, who was a minister in Richmond... Read more
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The Christian Post
Who Should Know Specific Church Salaries?research team has provided an incredible service with this research. It deserve
Who Should Know Specific Church Salaries?
The Christian Post / Posted 10 days ago
research team has provided an incredible service with this research. It deserves our attention. I look forward to your discussion on this topic. Dr. Thom Rainer is president and CEO of LifeWay Christian Resources of the Southern Baptist Convent... Read more
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The Christian Post
Churches Call for Help After Historic Flood in Louisiana Kills 13, Displaces Tens of Thousandswarm nutritious meals and the love of Christ as they seek to advance the Gospel
Churches Call for Help After Historic Flood in Louisiana Kills 13, Displaces Tens of Thousands
The Christian Post / Posted 11 days ago
warm nutritious meals and the love of Christ as they seek to advance the Gospel," said an appeal on the website of the Southern Baptist Convention. "You can help the survivors, and the disaster relief volunteers providing aid, today with a... Read more
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The Christian Post
Win for Religious Universities in Calif. Shows Resistance Is Not Futileand outside California. One such response, a statement promulgated by the Ethi
Win for Religious Universities in Calif. Shows Resistance Is Not Futile
The Christian Post / Posted 11 days ago
and outside California. One such response, a statement promulgated by the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, was entitled "Protecting the Future of Religious Higher Education." It was signed by 140... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Bed-tax grant to religious event stalled in Youngstownis $69, she said. Lifeway is a Nashville, Tenn.-based nonprofit organization,
Bed-tax grant to religious event stalled in Youngstown
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 11 days ago
is $69, she said. Lifeway is a Nashville, Tenn.-based nonprofit organization, whose parent organization is the Southern Baptist Convention. Lifeway owns and operates more than 180 Lifeway Christian Stores around the country, including... Read more
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The Christian Post
White Christian America Is Dead and Trump's Loss Will Prove It, Religion Expert Robert P Jones Saysslip to 17 percent," he added. To illustrate his point, Jones highlighted the
White Christian America Is Dead and Trump's Loss Will Prove It, Religion Expert Robert P Jones Says
The Christian Post / Posted 13 days ago
slip to 17 percent," he added. To illustrate his point, Jones highlighted the continuous decline in numbers from the Southern Baptist Convention. "These indicators of white evangelical decline at the national level are corroborated, for... Read more
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USA Today
Vandy to pay Confederate group to remove title from hallThe Southern Baptist Convention voted to urge its congregations to stop display
Vandy to pay Confederate group to remove title from hall
USA Today / Posted 14 days ago
The Southern Baptist Convention voted to urge its congregations to stop displaying Confederate flags. The church is by far the largest in the South.Video provided by Newsy Newslook NASHVILLE — Vanderbilt University will repay an 83-year-old donation... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Religion News: California Christian colleges face closurethat could potentially end Christian higher education in California. The call t
Religion News: California Christian colleges face closure
Rolla Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
that could potentially end Christian higher education in California. The call to drop the legislation is being led by the Southern Baptist Convention�s Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission who include Russell Moore (President of the Ethics and... Read more
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Times of Malta
‘When the Lord wants to take me...’Unitarian, Methodist, Presbyterian and Quaker movements. Even the American Bapt
‘When the Lord wants to take me...’
Times of Malta / Posted 16 days ago
Unitarian, Methodist, Presbyterian and Quaker movements. Even the American Baptists Churches – in contrast to the Southern Baptist Convention – support the right to decide. It is not that we should completely eliminate religion from any... Read more
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The Christian Post
10 Things Church Members Would Love to Hear From Their Pastorsthe power brokers. I see this list as reasonable and healthy. Do you agree? Wh
10 Things Church Members Would Love to Hear From Their Pastors
The Christian Post / Posted 17 days ago
the power brokers. I see this list as reasonable and healthy. Do you agree? What would you add or take away from the list? Let me hear from you. Dr. Thom Rainer is president and CEO of LifeWay Christian Resources of the Southern Baptist Convent... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Religion News: California Christian colleges face closurethat could potentially end Christian higher education in California. The call t
Religion News: California Christian colleges face closure
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
that could potentially end Christian higher education in California. The call to drop the legislation is being led by the Southern Baptist Convention�s Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission who include Russell Moore (President of the Ethics and... Read more
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The Christian Post
Rev. Samuel Rodriguez 'Grateful' California Dropped Plan That 'Jeopardized Christian Institutions'Rodriguez on the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission panel on "Hobby Lobby an
Rev. Samuel Rodriguez 'Grateful' California Dropped Plan That 'Jeopardized Christian Institutions'
The Christian Post / Posted 18 days ago
Rodriguez on the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission panel on "Hobby Lobby and the Future of Religious Liberty," at the Southern Baptist Convention, Baltimore, Maryland, June 9, 2014. "Religious liberty stands as the quintessential firewall... Read more
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Redwood Falls Gazette
Religion News: California Christian colleges face closurethat could potentially end Christian higher education in California. The call t
Religion News: California Christian colleges face closure
Redwood Falls Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
that could potentially end Christian higher education in California. The call to drop the legislation is being led by the Southern Baptist Convention�s Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission who include Russell Moore (President of the Ethics and... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Religion News: California Christian colleges face closurethat could potentially end Christian higher education in California. The call t
Religion News: California Christian colleges face closure
The Newton Kansan / Posted 18 days ago
that could potentially end Christian higher education in California. The call to drop the legislation is being led by the Southern Baptist Convention�s Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission who include Russell Moore (President of the Ethics and... Read more
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Orange County Register
Change to bill means LGBT students can't sue private colleges over discriminationreligious leaders, many of whom fervently opposed it. A statement from the Ethi
Change to bill means LGBT students can't sue private colleges over discrimination
Orange County Register / Posted 18 days ago
religious leaders, many of whom fervently opposed it. A statement from the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention included about 150 signatures from people of varying faith backgrounds opposing the bill,... Read more
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Kirksville Daily Express
Religion News: California Christian colleges face closurethat could potentially end Christian higher education in California. The call t
Religion News: California Christian colleges face closure
Kirksville Daily Express / Posted 18 days ago
that could potentially end Christian higher education in California. The call to drop the legislation is being led by the Southern Baptist Convention�s Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission who include Russell Moore (President of the Ethics and... Read more
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