Evangelicals & environmentalists cooperate?
NASHVILLE (BP) -- Amid polarized debate on climate change, Southern Baptists' lead ethicist has called conservative evangelicals and secular environmentalists to cooperate on issues of creation care. Read More
Climate policies said to harm poor“The blind embrace of many environmentalist policy proposals will harm the poor….”NASHVILLE (BP) -- In a preemptive response to President Obama's proposals at the United Nations for addressing climate change, a group of faith leaders released a document claiming that policies aimed at curbing carbon emissions tend to harm the poor unnecessarily. Read More
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March for Jesus draws 12,000VIENNA, Austria (BP) -- I must admit, when organizers told me they were expecting 5,000 to 10,000 people to gather together in Vienna's main square to proclaim the name of Jesus, I was skeptical. And when I was told a march around the central part of the city would conclude with a festival that included Christian music and preaching, I was even more doubtful about the impact this event would have. Read MorePhoto by Marc Ira Hooks
Recent grad killed at Chilean schoolGEORGETOWN, Ky. (BP) -- Memorial services for Erica Faith Hagan, who was apparently murdered Sept. 6 while serving as a teaching assistant at a Baptist school in Chile, have been held at two Kentucky Baptist churches -- Sept. 27 at Hardin Baptist in Hardin and Sept. 25 at Heritage Baptist in Owensboro. Read More