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WASHINGTON, D.C., July 16, 2018—The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit ruled in favor of the Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops on July 13, in the case Whole Woman’s Health v. Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops. The court’s... 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...

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 26, 2018—The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 5-4 in favor of the National Institute of Family and Life Advocates in the case, NIFLA v. Becerra today marking a victory for free speech, religious liberty and the sanctity of... Continue...

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 4, 2018—The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 7–2 in favor of the Masterpiece Cakeshop in the case Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission. In the opinion, Justice Anthony Kennedy held that the Colorado Civil Rights Commission treated... Continue...

WASHINGTON, D.C., May 18, 2018—Russell Moore, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, commented on reports that the Trump administration will announce today its intent to propose a rule to reinstate Title X regulations that would... Continue...

DALLAS, Texas, May 11, 2018—The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention will host a conversation on “Gospel Sexuality in a #MeToo Culture” at the SBC Annual Meeting Monday, June 11 at 9 p.m. CDT at the... Continue...

WASHINGTON, D.C., May 9, 2018—Steven Harris, policy director for the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, gave testimony at the House Committee on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations... Continue...

FLOWER MOUND, TEXAS, May 2, 2018—The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission will host a Southern Baptist Convention Pre-Conference on “The Gospel & The Future of the Church” prior to the annual meeting of the SBC. The event will be co-hosted... Continue...

NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 24, 2018—Russell Moore, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, expressed deep concern toward a California bill that would make it illegal to sell or advertise resources that offer treatment or ministry to... Continue...

PRINCETON, N.J., April 17, 2018—Russell Moore, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, delivered the fifth annual William E. and Carol G. Simon Lecture on Religion in American Public Life, today on the “Rebirth for the... Continue...