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Officials: COVID cluster linked to Southern Baptist meeting

Jul. 10, 2021 12:46 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Health officials in Tennessee have linked a small coronavirus cluster to last month's meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention, Nashville's first large-scale conference after lifting restrictions on gatherings, The Tennessean reported. Metro...

Southern Baptist leader wants to 'iron out our differences'

Jun. 23, 2021 15:00 PM EDT

(RNS) — The Southern Baptist Convention has trouble with a capital T — and that stands for trust. The lack of trust was palpable during the SBC’s recent annual meeting in Nashville, Tennessee, where local church messengers often overruled Baptist leaders from the...