Southern Baptist Convention
Five White professors who dressed as rappers for a campus photo shoot months ago are not racist and faced no disciplinary action, according to the president of the Texas seminary where they teach.
It is time for White leadership in the SBC to sit at the foot of the table and learn from their African-American brothers and sisters how to rightly oppose racial injustice in this country.
My heart aches with my brothers and sisters in the SBC who read the initial failure of the alt-right resolution as a severe waffling on racism.
The Southern Baptist Convention deserves no credit for doing the right thing after the fact. You shouldn’t have to think twice about condemning ideologies associated with the Klan, Neo Nazis or the alt-right.
In an usual move at its annual gathering in Phoenix Tuesday night, the Southern Baptist Convention voted to allow a resolutions committee to reconsider a proposal condemning the racist alt-right movement that it had earlier rejected.
The Southern Baptist Convention rejected a resolution condemning the alt-right movement and white supremacy at its annual meeting in Phoenix, Arizona.
William Dwight McKissic, Sr. has proposed a timely resolution for the Southern Baptist Convention to consider during its annual meeting being held in June.
A White dean of a Texas seminary affiliated with a Christian denomination once known for its staunch defense of slavery posted a controversial photo of himself and other White professors apparently dressed as gangsters online.
A conservative Christian conference marking the 50th anniversary of the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s assassination, will be an opportunity for participants to reflect on the state of racial unity in the church.