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When Southern Baptists were gay pedophiles

A lawsuit against a historic leader indicts a religion

A civil case is making its way through Texas courts. Filed in 2017, a man says that when he was age 14, in 1980, a youth pastor at his church raped him.

The accuser, Gareld Duane Rollins Jr., named Paul Pressler—a familiar name to Southern Baptists. A legendary activist since the late 1970s, he almost singlehandedly shifted the denomination to…




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