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Gambling | Nov. 17 2016

Northeast voters oppose gambling’s expansion

By Neisha Roberts The Alabama Baptist Four states were recently faced with guiding the direction of the gambling industry within their state... [READ MORE]

Gambling | Nov. 10 2016

Gov. Bentley’s gambling advisory group evaluating current laws, potential revenue

Gov. Robert Bentley announced the appointments for his Alabama Advisory Council on Gaming, which has until Jan. 1, 2017, to present its findings... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 10 2016

‘Burial bed’ uncovered in Jerusalem where Jesus was laid; restoration to be completed in 2017

Onlookers — consisting of tourists, Greek Orthodox priests, conservators in hard hats and others — stood in anticipation as the elaborately... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 10 2016

Religion not same as political agenda, Moore says

If the Religious Right is to survive, it must embrace a “gospel-centered” evangelicalism that articulates why and how Christianity matters... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Nov. 3 2016

First-ever history book of The Alabama Baptist now available for pre-order

After 175 years of continuous ministry, the first book devoted to the history of The Alabama Baptist newspaper will be published in a four-color... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 3 2016

GA minister forced to turn over sermons; outrage on his behalf prompts petition

An online petition on behalf of a Georgia lay minister who was ordered to hand over his sermons has garnered widespread support. Organized by... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Oct. 27 2016

Do income, religion correlate?

While it’s long been known that education and income go together, it’s not nearly as easy a task to correlate wealth and religious designation... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Oct. 27 2016

Soon-to-be launched TAB website features more resources than ever

The soon-to-be launched new web presence for The Alabama Baptist (TAB) offers more resources than ever before. But it’s also a lot easier to... [READ MORE]

Africa | Oct. 27 2016

Baptists ask for prayer for Ethiopian unrest

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Baptists in Ethiopia are asking for prayer after more than two months of unrest have cost the nation hundreds of lives.... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Oct. 20 2016

Assessments, life-saving relief efforts continue after Hurricane Matthew

By Neisha Roberts The Alabama Baptist By 7 a.m. that morning Jared McCrory had heard from officials at Children’s Hope in Jacmel, Haiti, accounting... [READ MORE]

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