Human Rights/Freedom

Gender/Sexual Issues | Jun. 4 2015

Ireland legalizes gay ‘marriage’ by vote

Ireland on May 22 became the first country to hold a public vote amending its constitution to allow gay “marriage,” but the change... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | May. 28 2015

Millennials drift from pro-life action after graduation

Polls and surveys indicate millennials hold stronger pro-life stances than previous generations at their age. But as these young adults graduate... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Apr. 30 2015

New bill would make most abortions illegal in Alabama

A new bill proposed in the Alabama House of Representatives would effectively make most abortions illegal in Alabama if signed into law.... [READ MORE]

Editorials by Bob Terry | Apr. 28 2015

What Is Religious Freedom?

According to William J. Barber II, “religious freedom laws are an immoral ploy to stir up fears.” Barber is president of the North... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Apr. 27 2015

5 arguments to watch as Supreme Court considers gay ‘marriage’

When the United States Supreme Court convened April 28, it heard arguments in support of and against state bans on same-sex “marriage”... [READ MORE]

Conferences | Apr. 16 2015

ERLC summit addresses racial reconciliation’s connection to gospel

Racial reconciliation in the Church calls for a strong view of the image of God in all people, a deep commitment to understanding others and... [READ MORE]

Gender/Sexual Issues | Mar. 19 2015

Utah passes LGBT nondiscrimination bill

SALT LAKE CITY — After seven years of debate and a historic compromise, the Utah House of Representatives on March 11 voted final passage... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 12 2015

Alabama Supreme Court orders halt to same-sex ‘marriage’ licenses

For some Alabamians the recent rulings on same-sex “marriage” in the state seem more like a game of “He Said, She Said.” ... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 12 2015

‘Marriage Protection Act’ moving in House

Hundreds of inquirers asked the same question after the Feb. 9 ruling that made same-sex “marriage” legal in the state — “Does... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 9 2015

‘United in Faith’ march in Selma marks 50 years since ‘Bloody Sunday’

It’s been 50 years since prejudice and violence culminated in “Bloody Sunday” — when police officers used tear gas, nightsticks... [READ MORE]