Institutions Consider Plagiarism Intellectual Theft

The word “plagiarism” originated as a word for kidnapping. That’s the takeaway from a Baptist ethicist called to comment on plagiarism. The idea of passing someone else’s work off as your own has moved into popular discussion after a Southern...

Did Land Write His Apology for Racially Charged Remarks?

Did Southern Baptist Convention agency head Richard Land write the apology statement for racially charged remarks issued under his name, or was it written by African-American Baptist clergy? When EthicsDaily.com asked Dwight McKissic, a Land critic, if Land had...

Do Talk-Radio Standards Justify Land’s Plagiarism?

Are standards different between journalism and talk radio when it comes to plagiarism? An ad hoc committee investigating the plagiarism of a Southern Baptist Convention official Richard Land seemed to suggest so. “Though the source citation standards prevailing...

SBC Agency to Investigate Land’s Plagiarism

A Southern Baptist Convention agency board announced last week plans to investigate charges of plagiarism against Richard Land, president of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC). “[W]e are reverently mindful of our obligations to the ERLC, Southern...

600+ Attend Conference to Counter Christian Zionism

More than 600 people attended “ChristattheCheckpoint,” a conference on Christian Zionism, at Bethlehem Bible College in early March. Conference organizer and Baptist minister Alex Awad said the participants came from more than 20 different countries. Awad...