Southern Baptists combat sex abuse as critics rally

World News: . []

Southern Baptists combat sex abuse as critics rallyConfronting an unprecedented sex-abuse crisis, delegates at the Southern Baptist Convention's national meeting voted Tuesday to make it easier to expel churches that mishandle abuse cases. The Rev. J.D. Greear, president of the nation's largest Protestant denomination, said the SBC faced a 'defining moment' that would shape the church for generations to come. 'This is not a distraction from the mission,' Greear said of the fight against sex abuse.


Read More: https://news.yahoo.com/southern-baptists-meet-sex-abuse-165555848.html

Published: .

Search for other references to "southern" on SPi News


Share

Previous StoryNext Story

SPi News is published by Sector Publishing Intelligence Ltd.
© Sector Publishing Intelligence Ltd 2019. [Admin Only]
 
Sector Publishing Intelligence Ltd.
Agriculture House, Acland Road, DORCHESTER, Dorset DT1 1EF United Kingdom
Registered in England and Wales number 07519380.
 
Privacy Policy | Terms and Conditions | Contact Us