by Zack Ford Posted on November 18, 2014 Updated: November 20, 2014
Initiative 46 would make Christianity Mississippi's state religion, English its official (and only) language, and April "Confederate Heritage Month."
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 Updated: November 4, 2014
Southern Baptists applaud discrimination against same-sex couples because they actually believe their religious liberty is under threat.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on November 2, 2014 Updated: November 2, 2014
"It's all something that lawmakers can trumpet back to constituents that they're protecting Christian values, but they need to be working on other stuff."
by Zack Ford Posted on October 31, 2014 Updated: 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 Updated: November 4, 2014
ThinkProgress joined 1,200 Southern Baptist leaders for a conference addressing "The Gospel, Homosexuality, and the Future of Marriage."
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 24, 2014
Helping liberals understand where their ideological foes are coming from.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on October 23, 2014 Updated: October 23, 2014
“People of God are responsible for treating our neighbors as ourselves,” Damon Schroeder, Immigration Alliance's executive director said.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on October 22, 2014 Updated: October 24, 2014
"I'm not afraid. I won't change how I dress because we must fight against this strain of thought."