Statement in response to fatality at alt-right rally

by David Hardage on August 14, 2017 in Press Releases

For Immediate Release 

August 14, 2017


Joshua Minatrea
Director of Communications
Texas Baptists

Statement in response to fatality at alt-right rally in Charlottesville, VA

DALLAS–Our Texas Baptists family stands strongly against white supremacy and racism of any kind. The Bible is our guide to faith and practice. We are a people of the Book.

David Hardage, Executive Director
Texas Baptists (Baptist General Convention of Texas)


Texas Baptists (Baptist General Convention of Texas), established in 1886, is the largest state denominational convention of its kind, with more than 5,300 affiliate churches seeking to live out the Great Commission and the Great Commandment in Texas and beyond. 


Texas Baptists is a movement of God’s people to share Christ and show love by strengthening churches and ministers, engaging culture and connecting the nations to Jesus.

The ministry of the convention is made possible by giving through the Texas Baptists Cooperative Program, Mary Hill Davis Offering® for Texas Missions, Texas Baptists Worldwide and Texas Baptist Missions Foundation. Thank you for your faithful and generous support.

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