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Many retired Baptist ministers in the United Kingdom have chosen to worship in Anglican churches. Despite the theological differences between the denominations, most ministers found the transition relatively easy. […] Read More

Faced with shrinking resources and dwindling loyalty, many denominational entities have settled into survival mode. However, we can still cultivate future spiritual ecosystems from the incubator of history. Here are 6. […] Read More

The Southern Baptist Convention and Roman Catholic Church both believe in a male-only clergy and struggle with a clergy sex abuse crisis. Until they abandon patriarchy, they will never get a handle on sexual abuse. […] Read More

Southern Baptist leaders, like Al Mohler, claim the “plain teaching of Scripture” says women should not preach to the gathered church. But upon examining his scriptural reasoning, one thing is clear: Mohler gets the Bible wrong. […] Read More

Certain fundamentalists often cite one verse to justify their ban on women preaching in church. It’s a common trick: Isolate a verse, declare it to be universal and offer one interpretation of the text as the “biblical position.” […] Read More

EthicsDaily.com will have a booth at the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship’s general assembly in Alabama later this month, where you can meet Charles F. Johnson, our Baptist of the Year for 2018, and pick up some ‘swag.’ […] Read More

Baptist Theological Seminary at Richmond has closed its doors. During its long, tumultuous 30-year run, one image has consistently reflected the Virginia seminary. A servant’s towel. […] Read More

The UN General Assembly has established Aug. 22 as an annual day to commemorate those who are victims of violence based on their religion or beliefs and to raise awareness about respecting religious diversity. […] Read More

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Nationally, Southern Baptist churches had nearly 200,000 fewer members in 2018, a 1.28% dip that sent total membership below 15 million. Overall, the convention saw declines in most areas it measures, except for giving. […] Read More