Baptists must defend liberty, expect persecution

HANNIBAL – If the United States Supreme Court (SCOTUS) rules in favor of same-sex “marriage” this summer, Christians around the nation will face increased pressure to lay aside their convictions about traditional marriage. For this reason, churches must defend religious liberty and prepare for persecution, according to speakers at the Missouri Baptist Convention’s (MBC) … Continue reading.


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Religious liberty should go beyond freedom of worship

WASHINGTON (WNS) – The new State Department ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom articulated a robust view of religious liberty in his first testimony before Congress.  Rabbi David Saperstein’s comments came at a U.S. Senate Appropriations subcommittee hearing convened to discuss his office’s budget and role in combating religious persecution. Saperstein’s predecessor, Suzan Johnson Cook, served […]