Southern Baptist Convention News
Amid uproar, Southern Baptists condemn 'alt-right' movement
Southern Baptists formally condemned white nationalism and the political movement known as the 'alt-right.'
The Latest: Southern Baptists condemn 'alt-right' movement
The Southern Baptist Convention formally condemned the political movement known as the "alt-right" during a national meeting in Phoenix
Southern Baptists wrestle with tensions over Trump election
The Southern Baptist Convention, home to prominent evangelical supporters of President Donald Trump, adopted a statement on moral leadership at the group's annual meeting that avoided pointed criticism of current political officeholders
How 3 Young Girls and an Arkansas State Official Became the Center of Adoption Controversy
An adoption controversy in Fayetteville, Ark., has ignited a debate over the controversial practice of "re-homing" and caring for adopted children that have been abused. The adoption involves three little girls, who ranged in age from 9 months to 4 years old when it started. Their biological
SCOTUS Rules Against Obamacare's Contraceptive Mandate
Hobby Lobby does not have to pay for contraceptives for employees, based on religious freedom.
Supreme Court Issues Landmark Ruling on Obamacare vs. Hobby Lobby
The family-owned craft store does not have to pay for employees' contraception because of owners' religious beliefs.
'This Week' Panel: Are Evangelicals Out of Touch With Mainstream Views?
Despite major changes in public opinion in recent years, Rev. Franklin Graham, son of perhaps the most famous American preacher of all time, Billy Graham, reiterated his strong opposition to gay marriage and gay adoption today on ABC’s “This Week.” As a part of a...
Sunday on 'This Week': Boston Marathon Security
House Homeland Security Committee Chair Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, and former New York City police commissioner and ABC News contributor Ray Kelly discuss security for Monday’s Boston Marathon Sunday on “This Week.” Plus, George Stephanopoulos goes one-on-one with former Supreme Court Justice ...
No Executive Action on Immigration Overhaul
President Obama has no plans to enact unilateral immigration overhaul by executive action, faith leaders from across the country said Obama told them today. “We did not discuss the need; we did not bring up the issue of the president doing unilateral action,” Luis Cortes,...