Recently Added Press Releases

Dr. Richard Land, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, will be a featured speaker at Princeton University’s three day conference, “The Conservative Movement: Its Past, Present and Future,” from Thursday, Dec. 1 through Saturday, Dec.... Continue...

Dr. Adrian Rogers, founder of Love Worth Finding Ministries and Pastor Emeritus of Bellevue Baptist Church in Memphis, Tenn., passed away early today after a battle with cancer and pneumonia. Dr. Rogers served at Bellevue Baptist for 32 years.Dr. Richard... Continue...

Dr. Richard Land, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, will testify today in support of the Workplace Religious Freedom Act, H.R. 1445. He will deliver his testimony before the Employer-Employee Relations Subcommittee of the House... Continue...

Dr. Richard Land, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, will testify Thursday, Nov. 10, in support of the Workplace Religious Freedom Act, H.R. 1445. He will deliver his testimony before the Employer-Employee Relations Subcommittee of... Continue...

After the recent nomination of Judge Samuel Alito to the Supreme Court of the United States, Dr. Richard Land, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, commented on the president’s decision.“The president has once again fulfilled... Continue...

Upon Harriet Miers’ decision to withdraw as a nominee to be Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, Dr. Richard Land, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, commented on the nominee and the hearing process.“I am... Continue...

“Rosa Parks’ moment of resistance against the policies of segregation in Montgomery, Ala., was the spark that lit the modern-day civil rights movement. Her December 1, 1955, arrest for refusing to give up her seat on a public bus to... Continue...

Dr. Richard Land, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission will be participating in "Religious Politics, Political Religion," a panel discussion sponsored by the Goethe-Institut New York and the Friedrich Ebert Foundation, Washington, D.C., October 19.... Continue...

"This President has kept no promise more faithfully than his promise in 2000, and again in 2004, that he would nominate only strict constructionist, original intent jurists to the Supreme Court. In the face of unprecedented obstructionism, led especially by... Continue...

Upon the confirmation of Judge John Roberts as the 17th chief justice of the United States, Dr. Richard Land, president of Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, commented on the nominee and the hearing process.“Chief Justice John Roberts... Continue...