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Latest News | Jul. 12 2019

China tariffs could lead to a ‘Bible tax’ in the US, say Christian publishers

Buying a print-edition Bible could get more expensive if government tariffs on Chinese goods proposed by the Trump administration are implemented,... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 8 2019

Battle over abortion rights continues between states

Pro-choice legislators and governors in at least four states have responded to the wave of laws in several other states — including Alabama... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 3 2019

Former missionary, minister Mark Aderholt pleads guilty

Former Southern Baptist missionary, minister and state convention worker Mark Aderholt pleaded guilty July 2 in a plea deal related to the sexual... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 2 2019

Florence pastor arrested on sexual abuse charges

A Florence pastor has been arrested and accused of sexually abusing at least one minor in his congregation. John Martin, pastor of Lighthouse... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 1 2019

Judson College’s new president exhorts graduates to ‘guard your good intentions’

A day of elegant pomp and circumstance steeped in rich tradition marked the 181stcommencement exercises for the 49 graduates of Judson College... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jun. 28 2019

Mandrell elected LifeWay president

Ben Mandrell has been elected the next president and CEO of LifeWay Christian Resources. Mandrell, 42, currently serves as the lead pastor of... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Jun. 28 2019

More SBC sex abuse cases come to light; resources for churches available

At least five sexual abuses cases with Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) ministry and church connections have come to light in June — before,... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jun. 26 2019

High court upholds cross on public land

A 40-foot cross on public land completed in 1925 to memorialize 49 World War I soldiers from Prince George’s County, Maryland, does not violate... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Jun. 25 2019

SWBTS responds to lawsuit alleging rape on campus

Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (SWBTS) is committed to protecting survivors of abuse and being a safe place for the vulnerable, SWBTS... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Jun. 21 2019

Ben Mandrell nominated as LifeWay president/CEO

Colorado pastor Ben Mandrell has been unanimously recommended as the next president and CEO of LifeWay Christian Resources by the trustees’... [READ MORE]