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Topic - Southern Baptist Convention
The Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) is a United States-based, Christian denomination. It is the world's largest Baptist denomination and the largest Protestant body in the US with over 16 million members and more than 42,000 churches. - Source: Wikipedia
The Southern Baptist Convention this week passed a resolution extending "love and compassion" to transgender people, but stopped short of supporting any efforts to claim a transgender identity.
Religious freedom is being threatened in the U.S. and around the world, but that should only strengthen the faithful in their resolve, the head of the Southern Baptist Convention's commission on ethics and religious liberty said Wednesday.
Megachurch Pastor Ronnie Floyd was elected president of the Southern Baptist Convention at the organization's annual meeting this week. His success at attracting members will be vital to the SBC's effort to stem declining membership.
Leaders of the Southern Baptist Convention pledged a spiritual awakening through a united front Tuesday amid the congregation's decline in membership and shuttered churches.
Southern Baptists have baptized fewer people and lost more members this another year, as evangelic methods become more difficult for the younger culture.
An annual report says the nation's largest Protestant denomination saw membership decline for the seventh straight year in 2013.
The nation's largest Protestant denomination saw membership decline for the seventh straight year in 2013, according to an annual report released Wednesday.
Once again, the membership rolls of Southern Baptists, the largest Protestant denomination in the country, have dipped.
Some churches have expressed outrage after an announcement by the Boy Scouts of America that it might lift its policy banning gays from the organization.
The Southern Baptist Convention voted Tuesday to elect its first black president in one of its biggest steps yet to reconcile the 167-year-old denomination's troubled racial past and appeal to a more diverse group of Christians.
The nation's largest Protestant denomination is set to take its biggest step yet toward resolving its troubled racial past.
A panel for the Southern Baptist Convention recommended Monday that its leadership approve a new, add-on description for the denomination — "Great Commission Baptists" — but stopped short of a complete, legal name change.
The person expected to be in the running to become the first black man in the No. 2 position of the nation's largest Protestant denomination didn't choose to become a Southern Baptist. By Fred Luter Jr.'s account, it just sort of happened.
Several thousand moderate Baptists have taken over the Washington Convention Center this week but with a far different message than their more conservative cousins, the Southern Baptists.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The president of the Southern Baptist Convention yesterday told the annual meeting of the convention that the denomination should set aside internal differences and be both "right and relevant" to revive a languishing membership.