Southern Baptist Convention


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Noun1.Southern Baptist Convention - an association of Southern Baptists
association - a formal organization of people or groups of people; "he joined the Modern Language Association"
Southern Baptist - a member of the Southern Baptist Convention
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Some Southern Baptist Convention executives affirmed Moore's call for taking down the Confederate flag.
Critique: A seminal and scholarly work of original research, ""The Exiled Generations: Legacies of the Southern Baptist Convention Holy Wars" is enhanced with the inclusion of an informed and informative Postscript by Molly T.
Fundamentalism in the Southern Baptist Convention in Recent Years.
It is a major step toward a Godly response to the immigration reform crisis in our country, and we thank the Southern Baptist Convention for coming forward on this important issue.
Carter and his wife, Rosalynn, grew disenchanted with the right-ward drift of the Southern Baptist Convention and left the denomination in 2000.
The Southern Baptist Convention had also passed strongly worded pro-life resolutions beginning in 1980, followed by similar and often issue-specific pro-life resolutions in 1982, 1984, 1987, 1989, 1993 (Freedom of Choice Act, Hyde Amendment), 1994 (RU486), 1996, and 2002 (partial-birth abortion).
ATLANTA-- Many advocates of women's ordination were encouraged by Jimmy and Rosalyn Carter's decision to sever ties with the Southern Baptist Convention because of its "increasingly rigid" views on the role of women.
Leaders of the Baptist General Convention of Texas dealt a financial blow to the Southern Baptist Convention when they voted in October to cut off $5 million in funds to protest the rightward shift in the nation's largest Protestant denomination.
Co-signatories of the statement -- entitled A Christian Declaration on Marriage -- included the Roman Catholic Church, the Southern Baptist Convention and the National Association of Evangelicals (NAE).
The Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) strives to contain and thus comprehend Jewishness, which it otherwise confoundingly reinforces and repudiates.
The really good news from the Southern Baptist Convention is, if I join now, I don't have to do dishes anymore.
Feed The Children will deliver three truckloads of food and personal care items to area churches in conjunction with the Southern Baptist Convention and Crossover Louisville events.

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