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Southern Baptists Gay Rights

Is the Southern Baptist Church Having an Identity Crisis, or Am I?

Sharon Groves | Posted 10.31.2014 | Religion
Sharon Groves

I returned from the Southern Baptist Convention's Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission convinced that it's only a matter of time before the SBC changes how it relates to the LGBT community. The question is whether that change will be a gentler spin on "love the sinner, hate the sin," a softer rhetoric toward some and a harsher one toward others, or the beginning of a deeper journey toward understanding.

Resist Southern Baptist 'Terrorism'

Rev. Mel White | Posted 08.26.2012 | Gay Voices
Rev. Mel White

Their resolution is gay bashing at its worse, because it implies that in the end God, too, is a gay basher who will sentence the unrepentant homosexual to an eternity in hell. Ultimately, the Southern Baptist resolution is an act of what I call "holy terrorism."

Southern Baptist Pass Resolution: Gay Rights Are Not Civil Rights

AP | TRAVIS LOLLER | Posted 06.21.2012 | Religion

NEW ORLEANS -- A day after electing their first African-American president in a historic move that strives to erase its legacy of racism, Southern Bap...