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Africa | Nov. 30 2017

Muslim teacher attacks school head in Uganda

KABUNA, Uganda — A Muslim posing as a Christian teacher at a Christian elementary school with 162 children in eastern Uganda recently attacked... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 29 2017

Statement against sexual assault gaining support

A statement denouncing the sexual abuse, assault, harrassment and exploitation of women had been signed by more than 100 Alabama Baptist leaders... [READ MORE]

Europe | Nov. 28 2017

Pope open to discussion of married priests

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis is open to discussion on the topic of married priests, according to published reports in several European media... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 27 2017

Houses of worship targeted in Egypt

Tensions surrounding houses of worship in Egypt have escalated to mass bloodshed in recent days. On Nov. 25, militants waving the flag of the... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 21 2017

Convention messengers hear details of ‘new relationship’ with Samford

By Jennifer Davis Rash The Alabama Baptist Messengers to the Alabama Baptist State Convention (ABSC) annual meeting, held Nov. 14–15 in Huntsville,... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Nov. 18 2017

Thweatt re-elected state convention president

All three officers of the Alabama Baptist State Convention were re-elected without opposition for a second one-year term. They are: president,... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 17 2017

Museum of the Bible opens today

A reposting of the article on the Museum of the Bible published in The Alabama Baptist in late August: By Michael Foust Correspondent, The Alabama... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 16 2017

Alabama Baptist pastors speak out on sexual assault

By Jennifer Davis Rash The Alabama Baptist A group of Alabama Baptist pastors have decided it is time to speak out on the issue of sexual abuse,... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 15 2017

Opinion: Reference to Mary and Joseph ‘inappropriate’

Opinion By Bob Terry Editor, The Alabama Baptist Whether it is possible to say a word that brings “light” rather than “heat” in the midst... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 12 2017

‘Peace Cross’ in D.C. area ruled unconstitutional

An old, rugged cross that has stood on public land in a Washington suburb for almost a century has been deemed unconstitutional by a federal... [READ MORE]

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