Press Releases by 2010

Washington, Dec. 6, 2010—Dr. Richard Land, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, provided commentary on Apple’s recent decision to remove the Manhattan Declaration application from company’s iPhones and iPads. Continue...

Washington, Nov. 3, 2010—Dr. Richard Land, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, provided analysis today on the midterm election results. “This was an historic election. It will be looked upon in the future as an election that changed... Continue...

SBC’s Richard Land calls Republicans’ ‘Pledge to America’ “a document of its time and place” Continue...

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 5, 2010—Dr. Richard Land, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, commented on the Senate’s confirmation of Elena Kagan to the Supreme Court. "“I’m disappointed an elderly liberal has been replaced by a... Continue...

SBC’s Richard Land calls Prop 8 ruling ‘grievously serious crisis,’ as unelected federal judge chose ‘to override the will of the people’ Continue...

Richard Land responded to President Barack Obama’s address about immigration reform given today, describing immigration as an issue that requires “presidential leadership.” Continue...

NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 10, 2010—Dr. Richard Land, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission comments on President Barack Obama’s appointment of Elena Kagan to the Supreme Court. “First of all, let me say that as a... Continue...

Dr. Richard Land, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, expressed disappointment with those who passed the healthcare legislation, despite the opposition of the majority of American people. Continue...

Dr. Richard Land, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, reiterated his resolute opposition to House passage of the current health care bill in remarks today. Continue...

As the Proposition 8 federal court case begins today in San Francisco, Dr. Richard Land commented on the friend-of-the-court brief filed by the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission in support of the 2008 California constitutional ballot initiative which defined marriage... Continue...