6 Desires for ‘Dreamers’ Fix, from 50 Evangelical Leaders
Diverse DACA group includes Matt Chandler, Richard Land, Shai Linne, and four Southern Baptist past presidents.
Diverse DACA group includes Matt Chandler, Richard Land, Shai Linne, and four Southern Baptist past presidents. Gleanings.
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Fifty evangelical leaders—including Matt Chandler, Richard Land, and Shai Linne—joined Russell Moore in asking Congress to come up with a solution for the 800,000 Dreamers, or
Southern Baptists Back Away from Backing Mosques
Trustee scuffle over ‘unholy alliance’ leads IMB to leave ERLC’s side on religious freedom fights.
Moore's predecessor at the ERLC, Richard Land, faced similar concerns in 2011 that led him to withdraw from an interfaith coalition that supported the right of Muslims to build mosques
Mormons and Christians: So Close, Yet So Far Away
What should we make of claims that the two faiths are on a path to reconciling?
adopt. Southern Baptist Richard Land interpreted this to mean that the Mormon Jesus is “not our Jesus” because the former is not eternal. Land promptly
A Psalm for the Refugee Crisis in America
When our government is wrong, the church responds by doing what is right.
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Trust in the Lord and do good; dwell in the land and enjoy safe pasture. For those who are evil will be destroyed, but those who hope in the Lord will inherit the land.
The Holy Calling of Wealth Creation Isn't So Simple
Why the latest manifesto about Christians and economics is important, helpful, and woefully one-sided.
24–25). The manifesto also overlooks the Old Testament's emphasis on the distribution of land (the basic “capital” in an agricultural society). Every family
3 Reasons Public Places (Including Schools) Should Be Open to Churches
The Supreme Court denied hearing the case involving New York City's right to keep religious services out of schools.
If this approach (which is now the law of the land in New York City) is replicated, churches who Father Richard John Neuhaus wrote against stripping religion from our institutions.
Russell Moore Wants to Keep Christianity Weird
The public-policy leader for the largest US Protestant denomination isn’t worried over Christians’ loss of power. He says it might just be the best thing to happen to them.
Moore says the main difference between him and his predecessor— Richard Land, who led the ERLC for 25 years, when the Religious Right enjoyed significant influence in Washington
Faith and Politics: Living the Golden Rule
At the intersection of faith and politics, Christians must consider the Golden Rule.
Schori, the Presiding Bishop of the Church of God Cleveland Mark Williams, Southern Baptist's (at that time) Ethics and Religious Liberties Commission president Richard Land, and a
Who’s Who of Trump’s ‘Tremendous’ Faith Advisers
The Republican candidate finally names his campaign’s evangelical connections.
a Trump Winery about an hour from campus. Richard Land, seminary president and Southern Baptist leader. Who he is: Land served as president of
Is It Too Late for Russell Moore to Say Sorry?
Southern Baptist leader's critiques of Trump and his supporters are having an impact beyond the election.
Previously called the Christian Life Commission, it was led by Richard Land—who maintained closer ties with the Religious Right—from 1988 up until his retirement in 2013.
Just Who Are These ‘People of Faith’ Anyway?
Articulating moral consensus in a pluralistic country.
rarely the main cause of violence. Land, wealth, security, prestige, and vengeance are the perennial motives for war. Yet religion has frequently been
The Benedict Option's Vision for a Christian Village
How to conserve and strengthen the American church.
families live within walking distance of the cathedral, on land purchased by two conservative Christian leaders—evangelical Chuck Colson and Roman Catholic Richard John Neuhaus