Pastor Ed Litton, Who Worked For Racial Unity, Picked To Lead Southern BaptistsThe Southern Baptist Convention tamped down a push from the right at its largest meeting in decades on Tuesday, electing a new president who has worked to bridge racial divides in the church.
Southern Baptist Convention Ousts Texas Church With Sex Offender PastorThe Texas church employs a pastor who is a registered sex offender, so a committee decided the house of worship cannot be part of the Southern Baptist Convention.
Pence Speaks At Southern Baptist Convention After Patterson's RemovalVice President Mike Pence arrived in Dallas this morning to address some 15,000 members at the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting happening at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center.
Theological Debate Simmers Ahead Of Texas ConventionThe debate over the Christian concept of Calvinism is about 500 years old. That's not stopping it from causing division in the nation's largest Protestant denomination.