Bryant Wright

SOUTHERN BAPTIST CONVENTION CROSS CHARLTON

Southern Baptist Leaders OK ‘Great Commission’

Leaders of the nation’s largest Protestant denomination have endorsed an optional alternative name for the Southern Baptist Convention: Great Commission Baptists.

02/21/2012

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Southern Baptist Panel Recommends Add-On To Name

Southern Baptists first considered changing their name in 1903. Leaders have seriously proposed it at least 13 times since then.

02/21/2012