A notorious Haitian gang known for brazen kidnappings and killings was accused by police Sunday of abducting 17 missionaries from a U.S.-based organization. Five children were believed to be among those kidnapped, including a 2-year-old.
On Oct. 15, 2020, Tates Creek Presbyterian Church Senior Pastor Robert Cunningham released a statement Thursday (Oct. 15) announcing an investigation into allegations of sexual abuse by singer, songwriter, and artist Chris Rice.
Ronnie Floyd, the embattled president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Executive Committee, has resigned, effective at the end of October.
A third-party investigation at one of Northern California’s most prominent megachurches that consumed its congregation and former pastor’s fractious family ended this week with a report that found no evidence the pastor’s adult child had ...
The longtime general counsel for the Southern Baptist Convention has decided to cut ties with the nation’s largest Protestant denomination.
Ending weeks of debate, the Southern Baptist Convention’s Executive Committee voted Tuesday (Oct. 5) to waive attorney-client privilege as part of an investigation of how Southern Baptist leaders have handled issues of sexual abuse in ...
The Executive Board of the Baptist General Convention of Texas has approved a policy permanently disqualifying registered sex offenders from church leadership, saying that any congregation that violates that standard “may be” considered “outside of ...
Hillsong Church founder Brian Houston will plead not guilty to illegally concealing alleged child abuse by his father, his lawyer told a court on Tuesday.
A Brief Guide to Southern Baptist Meltdown over Sexual Abuse
This week, all six Southern Baptist seminaries expressed their dismay at the Executive Committee’s unwillingness to act.