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WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 22, 2019—Russell Moore, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, published an op-ed online at National Review today decrying a grave injustice in Sharia courts against a Christian family in the United Arab Emirates. Additionally, Moore suggested... Continue...

WASHINGTON, D.C., July 9, 2018—Russell Moore, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, expressed his support of President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Michael Kavanaugh as the next associate justice for the U.S.... Continue...

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 21, 2018—Rev. Billy Graham, a Southern Baptist evangelist and chairman of the board for the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, died today at the age of 99 after battling ongoing respiratory complications. Graham is regularly listed by the... Continue...

WASHINGTON, D.C., Aug. 28, 2017—Russell Moore, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, commented on the death of Michael Cromartie, vice-president of the Ethics & Public Policy Center. “I am grieving the death of... Continue...

WASHINGTON, D.C., Feb. 1, 2017—Russell Moore, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, assembled a broad coalition of evangelical leaders to support the appointment of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the U.S. Supreme Court. Commenting... Continue...

WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 31, 2017—Russell Moore, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, lent his support to President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch as the next justice for the U.S. Supreme Court... Continue...