Scott Slayton on The Southern Baptist Convention Stakes Out a Tough Position Against Abortion

Scott Slayton on The Southern Baptist Convention Stakes Out a Position on Abortion that Will Win Few Hearts and Minds

Last week the Southern Baptist Convention passed a resolution on abortion that undercuts all of the work the denomination has done on this issue for the past half-century.

The resolution called for the abolition of abortion with no exceptions, and it decried the use of incremental steps to end abortion. It laid down a bold and ultimately foolish agenda – no exceptions for the life of the mother and no small wins.

The resolution called for the abolition of abortion with no exceptions, and it decried the use of incremental steps to end abortion. It laid down a bold and ultimately foolish agenda – no exceptions for the life of the mother and no small wins.

The resolution, which is not binding on SBC churches, took a different route than normal to the floor of the convention for consideration. Oklahoma pastor Bill Ascol authored the resolution and submitted it to the Resolutions Committee for consideration ahead of the SBC’s Annual Meeting.

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