Christian conservatives, or the "Religious Right," have become the very people they so ardently warned against, according to the president of the public policy wing of the Southern Baptist Convention.
Recently, Russell Moore, president of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission for the Southern Baptist Convention, spoke with CNN's Anderson Cooper about the fact many evangelical Christians feel "homeless" in this election cycle. He's right.
Mormon political commentator Glenn Beck has said that he agrees with Southern Baptist ethicist Russell Moore in his assertion that the divide among evangelicals caused by Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump will take longer to recover from than the televangelist scandals of the 1980s.
I truly grieve for the memory of Jerry Falwell Sr. He was a controversial figure when he was alive. He began as a small time Southern Baptist pastor and somewhere along the way, he grew that into a megachurch, and then founded my alma mater, Liberty University – a private Christian college that has grown and thrived since 1971. Show More Summary
R. Albert Mohler Jr., president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, has called the upcoming 2016 U.S. presidential elections a "disaster," and posed the question whether evangelicals should risk voting for Republican nominee Donald Trump and in so doing so "destroy" their moral credibility.
Christian Broadcasting Network founder Pat Robertson dismissed Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's 2005 tape where he bragged about groping women as an attempt to look "macho," though Southern Baptist ethicist Russell Moore has called the situation of evangelical leaders defending sexual assault "humiliating" and a "mess."
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Pastor and Immediate Past President of the Southern Baptist Convention prioritizes issues over candidates For the past nine presidential elections - intentionally or unintentionally - I have stuck with one clear principle when I go to...Show More Summary
Leading Southern Baptist ethicist Russell Moore has said that he was embarrassed watching the first presidential debate between candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, which he compared to a "wrestling show."
The magazine’s Ethicist columnist on visiting your Southern Baptist relatives when you’re no longer a believer, what to do when your E.R. colleague defers treatment of his patients until you arrive and more.
Russell Moore, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, the largest Protestant denomination in the United States, has expressed sorrow and concern over the shooting death of Terence Crutcher.
Rev. Danny Cortez had spent over two decades as a Southern Baptist pastor, and as such was not supportive of homosexuality. When his son came out as gay in 2014, he had a monumental change of heart that would shake up his church. Rev. Cortez decided he needed to preach a message of support for his [...]
White Lives Matter has now officially joined hate groups like the Ku Klux Klan and the Westboro Baptist Church on the Southern Poverty Law Center’s list of the nation’s most openly xenophobic organizations. There are currently 892 Hate Groups in the United States. Show More Summary
Find out what happens when a Southern Baptist pastor talks to his congregation about homosexuality after his son comes out as gay.
Speaking on the gospel and cultural engagement at a national conference sponsored by the Southern Baptist Convention's Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, Russell Moore complained that politics has become a religion and a source of identity for many evangelicals.
So here I am, American born, raised a Southern Baptist and now non-religious, in my homemade burkini. It's made of a swim mask adopted from Chinese women wishing to avoid the sun (as do I), and jogging duds purchased not from a Paris burkini boutique, but from an American discount sporting goods store. Show More Summary
Every day, Burns Strider sends Hillary Clinton a Bible verse or an inspiring quote to help her through the day. A Southern Baptist from Mississippi, Strider told The Brody File that he and Clinton have exchanged emails almost every day for about 10 years. Strider was Clinton’s director of faith outreach during her first presidential […]
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has donated $100,000 to a Southern Baptist church in Louisiana that is being pastored by social conservative activist Tony Perkins, and has been instrumental in providing relief for those affected by torrential flooding.
It wasn't me who called Donald Trump's campaign "reality television moral sewage." The person who said that was none other than Russell Moore, the very conservative president of the Southern Baptist Convention's Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission. Show More Summary
A Southern Baptist pastor is critical of Alabama Governor Robert Bentley's apparent interest in implementing a state lottery, arguing that such a move is "a regressive tax on the poor."