The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
More search options ...
May 2011 |
Quote: A Roy Medley
"The Phelps family represent only themselves, but we do not have a copyright on the Baptist name, so they have the freedom to use and abuse that name. As a result, Baptists everywhere are defamed by them."
— A. Roy Medley, general secretary of American Baptist Churches, USA, speaking about Westboro Baptist Church, which recently won a Supreme Court free speech case. Medley was quoted by Associated Baptist Press.
Print subscribers and supporting Web members may comment.
Log in or Subscribe to comment.
this page: email | print
ELCA partners continue assessments after second earthquake stikes NepalA second earthquake struck May 12 in Nepal, with its epicenter approximately 40 miles northeast of Kathmandu. Read more...
Liberia is Ebola-freeThe announcement came on Saturday, May 9; it had been 42 consecutive days with no reported cases of Ebola in Liberia. Read more...
E-newsletter: Sign up for our weekly e-newsletter to receive news, features and more.
© 2015 Augsburg Fortress, Publishers
Taking charge: Leaders under 40