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WASHINGTON, D.C., Dec. 19, 2018—Southern Baptist leaders in Texas join the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention in calling for a repeal of the parking and transportation tax on non-profit organizations, including houses of worship found... Continue...

WASHINGTON, D.C., Dec. 18, 2018—Through a variety of efforts, the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, has encouraged Christians to honor and protect the dignity of all human life, from the unborn to the elderly in... Continue...

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 11, 2018—The book, “The Storm-Tossed Family: How the Cross Reshapes the Home” authored by Russell Moore, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, has been named the Christianity Today 2019 Book of the Year. This... Continue...

WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 23, 2018—Dr. Russell Moore, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, wrote an op-ed that ran in today’s print edition of The Wall Street Journal on a provision in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act... Continue...

WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 14, 2018—The fourth annual Evangelicals for Life conference will be held January 17–18, 2019, at McLean Bible Church in Vienna, Va., where more than 30 leading evangelical speakers will convene to talk about issues of human dignity, including abortion,... Continue...

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 13, 2018—The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention delivered a coalition letter to members of the U.S. Congress today calling for the repeal of a new tax on churches and nonprofits, which will... Continue...

WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 13, 2018—Russell Moore, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, and U.S. Sen. Ben Sasse of Nebraska will join together at the National Press Club, Nov. 26 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. EST for a discussion on... Continue...

NEW ORLEANS, La., Nov. 5, 2018—The ERLC is working with NFL Player Ben Watson to place its third ultrasound machine this year, through the Psalm 139 Project, at the Andrew P. Sanchez Center location of Baptist Community Health Services in... Continue...

Stand for Life, an online pro-life group, is now a new initiative of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention. Continue...

DALLAS, Texas, Oct. 13, 2018—The Psalm 139 Project has placed an ultrasound machine at the Downtown Pregnancy Center in Dallas, Daniel Darling announced Saturday during the fifth annual ERLC National Conference on “The Cross-Shaped Family.”  The machine was placed at the Dallas pregnancy center... Continue...