More Than a Vice, Gambling is Social Justice Issue

Kentucky, the state where I live, is abuzz these days with discussion over expanded gambling. The governor wants it, and conservative Christian groups don’t. This argument is hardly limited to Kentucky. I lived through it in my ancestral home on the Mississippi...

Extra! Extra! Breed All About It

A Southern Baptist theologian said future growth of the Southern Baptist Convention must come not only from the baptistery, but also the bedroom. Citing a study that for the first time compares birth rates of religious denominations, Southern Baptist Theological...

Seminary Professor Extols ‘Violence of God’

Christians should not return evil for evil, because they can rely on the “violence of God” to exact justice on Judgment Day, a Southern Baptist seminary professor and administrator said in a recent chapel service. Russell Moore, senior vice president for...