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Latest News | May. 18 2019

Pope says priests, nuns must report abuse

A new law issued by Pope Francis on May 9 requires all Catholic priests and nuns worldwide to report clergy sexual abuse as well as superiors... [READ MORE]

Latest News | May. 17 2019

‘Alive from New York’: Rally for life draws large crowd to Times Square

Alabama Baptists were among one of the largest ever pro-life events on May 4. The event took place in the heart of New York City’s Times Square.... [READ MORE]

Latest News | May. 17 2019

Alabama Governor signs Alabama Human Life Protection Act

On May 15, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signed into law the Alabama Human Life Protection Act, a bill that criminalizes performing an abortion in Alabama.... [READ MORE]

Latest News | May. 14 2019

Debate on gambling, abortion ban continues in Alabama Legislature

A bill to exempt daily fantasy sports from state prohibitions on gambling passed the Alabama House of Representatives May 8 in a 74–22 vote.... [READ MORE]

Latest News | May. 13 2019

TAB placing new focus on group subscriptions

The Alabama Baptist (TAB) has undergone quite a few changes throughout the past several months. All of those changes have been focused on and... [READ MORE]

Latest News | May. 13 2019

Many Christians still pay church tax  in countries across Europe

In several Western European countries a majority of adults not only agree to pay a church tax imposed on all baptized Christians but also have... [READ MORE]

Latest News | May. 12 2019

Professors in Washington must make accommodations for religious traditions

A new Washington state law makes it easier for college students to take time off for religious holidays. Gov. Jay Inslee signed Senate Bill 5166... [READ MORE]

Latest News | May. 11 2019

UM names long-term interim president

The University of Mobile board of trustees has named history professor and executive dean Lonnie Burnett as interim president of his alma mater.... [READ MORE]

Latest News | May. 10 2019

Study: Suicides spiked after ‘13 Reasons Why’

An analysis of suicide data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows a significant jump in youth suicides following the... [READ MORE]

Latest News | May. 10 2019

New YouTube channel features ERLC’s Moore

Russell Moore, Southern Baptist ethicist and president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC), launched a YouTube channel May... [READ MORE]


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