Some Question Replacing Mississippi’s Confederate Symbol with ‘In God We Trust’

Some Question Replacing Mississippi's Confederate Symbol with 'In God We Trust' (RNS) The Rev. Isiac Jackson Jr. was one of many Mississippi residents who took it as a spiritual victory when the states lawmakers voted Sunday (June 28) to remove the Confederate symbol from the states flag.God answers prayer, said Jackson, president of... Read more

Mississippi’s Largest Christian Denomination: It’s Time to Change the State Flag | RELEVANT Magazine

The Mississippi Baptist Convention, a part of the Southern Baptist Convention and the largest denomination in the state, is calling for a change to the state flag. The Mississippi flag is infamously adorned with a confederate emblem, and many Black Americans have long held that the confederate flag is a source of pain and... Read more