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American Baptist Churches USA to be led by Rev Gina Jacobs-Strain

US Rev Gina Jacobs Strain

United StatesRNS On Saturday (4th November), the American Baptist Churches USA became the last of the major mainline Protestant denominations to appoint a female leader by naming Rev Gina Jacobs-Strain as its general secretary.  Jacobs-Strain was selected unanimously by the ABCUSA’s Search Committee after an 18-month-long process, said the denomination’s president, Rev James Wolfe. Jacobs-Strain […]

In the US, president of Central Baptist Theological Seminary resigns due to ‘ethical lapse’

Molly Marshall

RNS Rev Molly T Marshall has stepped down as president of Central Baptist Theological Seminary due to an unspecified “ethical lapse,” according to a statement from the seminary. Marshall said she offered her resignation effective from 1st March “because of an ethical lapse that betrayed my stewardship of office,” according to her statement the seminary released […]