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…