Southern Baptist Convention News
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
Southern Baptists Go Beyond Conservative Politics at Meeting
The Southern Baptist Convention has been closely associated with conservative politics for years, but at its annual meeting this week the nation's largest Protestant denomination showed that its concerns are becoming more diverse along with its membership
Southern Baptists Oppose Confederate Flag, Talk Racial Unity
The Southern Baptist Convention is urging Christians to stop displaying the Confederate battle flag, recognizing that it is perceived by many as a "symbol of hatred, bigotry and racism" that offends millions of people
The Latest: Southern Baptists Condemn Confederate Flag Use
The Southern Baptist Convention has passed a resolution calling on Christians to stop displaying the Confederate battle flag
DIVIDED AMERICA: Evangelicals Feel Alienated, Anxious
White evangelicals are resentful and fearful as they face their declining clout in public life; amid America's changing demographics, they are losing church members and key culture war battles
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 ...