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‘A Moral Issue’: Mississippi Baptist Convention Urges Removal of Confederate Emblem from State Flag

'A Moral Issue': Mississippi Baptist Convention Urges Removal of Confederate Emblem from State Flag Calling it a moral issue, the Mississippi Baptist Convention Board on Tuesday urged the state legislature to change the state flag, which has incorporated the Confederate battle flag since 1894.Our position on this is not motivated by politics, Shawn... Read more

Pope Francis Urges the Community to Rebuild ‘Together and with the Grace of God’

Pope Francis Urges the Community to Rebuild 'Together and with the Grace of God' Over the weekend, Pope Francis stressed the importance of fellowship between God and one another in a message of unity and gratitude.Now more than ever the claim to focus everything on ourselves is illusory to make individualism the guiding... Read more

Affirm ‘Black Lives Matter’ but Reject the Organization, Mohler Urges Christians

Affirm 'Black Lives Matter' but Reject the Organization, Mohler Urges Christians Christians should affirm the phrase black lives matter but reject the organization that penned the slogan, seminary president Albert Mohler Jr. says in a new column.The president of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary says the three words that have been embraced by Americans... Read more

Miles McPherson Urges Americans to Listen to Each Other: Everybody Was Made in the Image of God

Miles McPherson Urges Americans to Listen to Each Other: Everybody Was Made in the Image of God The pastor of one of the nations largest churches told CNN Friday that Americans must start listening to one another and see others as image bearers of God in order to heal the current divide.Miles McPherson,... Read more

Franklin Graham Urges the Church to Pray amid Violent Protests following the Death of George Floyd

Franklin Graham Urges the Church to Pray amid Violent Protests following the Death of George Floyd As violent protests ensue over the death of George Floyd, Evangelist Franklin Graham is calling for the church to pray.Graham, who serves as president and CEO of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association  (BGEA) and heads up humanitarian... Read more

Bishop urges UK government to show solidarity with people of Hong Kong

(Photo: Reuters)A senior Catholic official is calling on the UK Government to stand in solidarity with the people of Hong Kong amid concerns over Beijing's proposed national security law.Bishop Declan Lang, who chairs the Catholic Bishops' Conference Department of International Affairs, made the call in a letter to the Foreign Secretary in which he said... Read more