The National Latino Evangelical Coalition urged their 3,000 member congregations to end capital punishment. They are the first major evangelical association to take this position publicly, but support for the death penalty among Christians is waning.
Articles tagged “Southern Baptist Convention”
Seventeen presidents of America’s largest Protestant denomination call on Obama to put an end to ISIS. But their public letter lacked five critical components.
(RNS) “A Supreme Court ruling might be the last word in legal terms,” Southern Baptist leader Russell Moore said, “but it is hardly the last word in cultural or spiritual terms.”
Mega-church pastor J.D. Greear has been quietly amassing influence among conservative evangelicals. Now, he’s making waves with a new book about the Holy Spirit.
The magazine attacks a pro-evolution Christian group for presenting a pro-evolution Christian perspective at their gathering. No, seriously.
Texas is not just a giant land mass filled with religious people in 10-gallon hats. It is also America’s most influential Bible-belt state.
A Southern Baptist congregation created a media firestorm when they decided to accept LGBT persons. Though their parent denomination disagrees, they will not likely take action.
American culture is morphing at light speed on matters such as secularism, sexuality, and spirituality. Can the denomination remain relevant in such a moment?
The debate over marijuana legalization has reignited, but some evangelicals are ignoring a critical part of the debate.