July 3, 2015

Churches Face Reality on Gay Union (Rocky Mount Telegram) How Gay Marriage Ruling May Impact Christian Colleges (Michigan Live) BJC Says Same-Sex Marriage Ruling Unlikely to Affect Tax-Exemption (Baptist News Global) Anonymous Donors Raise $3 Million for Scholarships...

July 2, 2015

Oklahoma Supreme Court Says Ten Commandments Must Go from Capitol Grounds (The Oklahoman) Oklahoma Supreme Court Orders Removal of Ten Commandments from Capitol Lawn (Baptist News Global) Black Church Fires Raise Fear; Crime Data Suggests Blazes are Not Unusual (Los...

July 1, 2015

Poll: After Charleston, a Nation Divided on the Confederate Flag (USA Today) Despite Supreme Court Ruling, Some Bible Belt Clerks Refusing to Issue Marriage Licenses (Oregon Live) Christian Activist Decries ‘Evil’ Gay Marriage with a Honey-Smooth Voice...

June 30, 2015

How the Rebellion Against South Carolina’s Confederate Flag Grew (New York Times) Six Predominantly Black Southern Churches Burn Within a Week: Arson Suspected in at Least Three (Washington Post) FBI Inquires After Briar Creek Road Baptist Church Fire (Charlotte...

June 29, 2015

Straddling Old and New, a South Where ‘a Flag is Not Worth a Job’ (New York Times) At Least 5 Predominantly Black Churches Have Been Destroyed by Fire in the Past Week (Huffington Post) Funerals Held for Three Charleston Victims (NBC News) Mayor:...

June 27, 2015

Obama Delivers Passionate Discourse on Race at Ceremony for 9 Slain Churchgoers (Minneapolis Star Tribune) Obama Delivers ‘Amazing Grace’ at Funeral of Slain Pastor (Reuters) Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Same-Sex Marriage Nationwide (CNN) How Gay...