Southern Baptist Convention Gets First Black VP

June 23, 2011   // 0 Comments

For the first time in the history of the Southern Baptist Convention, a Black man has been elected into the 1st vice president position. According to the Associated Press, the SBC elected Fred Luter to the position on Tuesday at their annual conference in Phoenix. The 54-year-old Luter has been the head pastor of an SBC affiliate church in New Orleans since 1986. Some convention leaders are hopi...

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