Baptists and Muslims Must Know Each Other, Panelists Say

Baptists and Muslims must get to know each other and overcome ignorance and misinformation. That was the dominant message from both Baptist and Muslim presenters at the first national Muslim-Baptist dialogue held Jan. 9-11 at Andover Newton Theological School in...

Muslim Leader Asks for Help from Baptists

Muslim leader Sayyid Syeed told Baptists and Muslims on Friday night at the opening session of the first national dialogue between two faiths in the Abrahamic tradition that his religion needed the help of Baptists in America. Speaking at the Islamic Center of Boston...

A Conversation with Roy Medley

Q. You bring into this position a very specific and articulated vision, “Centered in Christ.” It calls American Baptists—and the general secretary—to live out a ministry that involves a personal faith commitment, evangelism, discipleship, mission, justice...

The American Baptist Churches in the USA

The ABC/USA is the corporate expression of approximately 1.5 million Baptists in North America, with its greatest numerical strength in the Northeast, Midwest and West. Founded in 1907 as the Northern Baptist Convention, it changed its name to the American Baptist...