Sunday, June 19, 2016

News Tidbits

Texas Observer: Dallas LGBT Advocates Eye Ban on ‘Ex-Gay’ Therapy

WCYB: Church sign causes uproar in wake of Orlando shooting

Hanover Evening Sun: Pastor harassed over sign supporting Muslims

NPR: Southern Baptists Split With Donald Trump On Refugee Resettlement

Washington Post: Southern Baptist Convention votes to condemn Confederate battle flag

The Memphis Commercial Appeal: Bellevue Baptist pastor Steve Gaines new president of Southern Baptist Convention

Reuters: Pope calls most Catholic marriages invalid

Associated Press: Liberty University textbook omits content on sexual orientation

Syracuse Post-Standard: Judge nixes 'buffer zone' keeping anti-gay protester away from CNY Pride Fest

Sydney Morning Herald: Australia: Scots College asks church for advice on same-sex parents

Religion News Service: Former Mars Hill Church elder moves to dismiss lawsuit against him


  1. Sad that there are "churches" that approve rather than condemn violence. Thanks for the links, Ahab.

    1. Donna -- It's disheartening to know that violent religion exists. It's not just a problem "over there", but here in the U.S. too.


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