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The States Project

Alabama: A Son of the South Returns to the Heart of Dixie

A Son of the South Returns to the Heart of Dixie.

By David H. Watt


The Changing Face of the Southern Baptist Convention

The Rev. Fred Luter held up his Bible and stomped his feet. It was Monday evening, and he stood on the stage of the convention …

By Ingrid Norton

The Table

Let’s Remember History, When Religious Institutions Welcomed Government Support

It is commonplace to complain about government mismanagement of welfare and social reform, and to speak wistfully of days when religious institutions did much better. …

By Alison Collis Greene

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