by Kira Lerner Posted on May 14, 2015
The likely presidential contender will meet with religious leaders in Washington next week to convince them he is socially conservative enough to win the Republican nomination.
by Zack Ford Posted on February 27, 2015
The country's largest Christian denominations claim that their opposition to same-sex marriage has nothing to do with disadvantaging same-sex couples.
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on November 22, 2014
A recent poll found that 77 percent of white evangelical Protestants attributed recent natural disasters to biblical "end times" and just 49 percent pointed to climate change.
by Zack Ford Posted on November 4, 2014
For all its contortions and marginal advancements, Southern Baptist theology hasn't changed; it's still inherently anti-LGBT.
by Zack Ford Posted on November 3, 2014
Southern Baptists applaud discrimination against same-sex couples because they actually believe their religious liberty is under threat.
by Zack Ford Posted on October 31, 2014
However the Southern Baptist Convention has softened its tone on homosexuality, it still rejects transgender identities outright.
The Southern Baptist Convention's change in tone (if not theology) on LGBT issues is due in large part to the leadership of Russell Moore.
by Zack Ford Posted on October 30, 2014
ThinkProgress joined 1,200 Southern Baptist leaders for a conference addressing "The Gospel, Homosexuality, and the Future of Marriage."
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on May 22, 2014
A controversial bill that would freeze Ohio's renewable energy and energy efficiency programs has stalled in the House, thanks to outspoken church leaders who oppose it.