Law/Legal/Politics/Voting


Alabama News | Apr. 9 2019

US Department of Justice gives Alabama 49 days to fix “broken” and “inhumane” state prisons

By Martha Simmons Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Alabama’s state prison system – considered the nation’s deadliest – is “broken”... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 8 2019

National Prayer Breakfast brings political, religious leaders together for annual event

President Donald Trump, Sen. Chris Coons (D-Del.), Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.), Vice President Mike Pence and a host of other political leaders... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 23 2018

Alabama law on ‘dismemberment abortion’ unconstitutional, appeals court rules

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist The U.S. 11th Circuit Court of Appeals on Aug. 22 upheld a lower court’s ruling that Alabama’s... [READ MORE]

Gambling | May. 14 2018

Supreme Court decision opens door to state-sanctioned gambling on sports

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist A landmark ruling by the Supreme Court today (May 14) clears the way for all 50 states to legalize... [READ MORE]

Law/Legal/Politics/Voting | Nov. 17 2016

Christians urged to show grace postelection

By Maggie Walsh The Alabama Baptist This presidential election has been perhaps the most inflammatory in history. In the days, hours and minutes... [READ MORE]

Law/Legal/Politics/Voting | Nov. 10 2016

Americans unconcerned about politicians’ morals

WASHINGTON — More than 70 percent of white evangelicals think that when politicians commit immoral acts in their private lives it doesn’t... [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]

Addictions | Aug. 18 2016

Lottery won’t give healthier future to our children, Alabama pediatrician says

Shame on us. The lottery is no way to finance the Medicaid program that provides health insurance for more than a million Alabamians — with... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 4 2016

Bentley to propose state lottery vote in special session

Gov. Robert Bentley confirmed July 27 that he will be bringing a statewide lottery proposal to the special session that will begin Aug. 15. The... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 4 2016

Alabama Baptist pastor addresses voting in upcoming election

Pastor, FBC Springville A young voter asked me recently, “Who are you voting for in November?” Apparently a famous Christian rapper said... [READ MORE]

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