Posts tagged "baptism"

The USCCB Votes

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops will vote on a new General Secretary this week during their Annual Fall General Assembly (November 15 - 18) in Baltimore.  The two candidates are Ronny Jenkins of Texas and David Kagan of Illinois.  You can read their bios at the USCCB website.  Also on the agenda...

Penetrating the Lostness!

Baptist leaders are worried. Baptism, a "ritual immersion" that, according to some, makes one saved -- and Baptist -- is in decline. On Monday the Southern Baptist Convention's medieval-sounding Great Commission Resurgence Task Force unveiled a plan titled "Penetrating the Lostness" that they hope will encourage members to increase tithing from...