A professor who wrote his doctoral dissertation on Will Campbell reflects on the passing of the maverick preacher and Baptist prophet June 3.
The civil rights champion, author and enigmatic “preacher without a steeple” died peacefully June 3 at a medical care facility in Nashville, Tenn.
R.G. Puckett, editor emeritus of the Biblical Recorder and founding director of Associated Baptist Press, died Sunday following a battle with cancer.
Longtime church historian Leon McBeth is remembered as "one of the true freedom-loving Baptists of recent times."
He was a longtime church history professor at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and widely published author.
‘Missionary journalist’ and railroad enthusiast Theo Sommerkamp died Friday afternoon, according to a forwarded e-mail from a family member.
Matthew Warren, 27, son of pastor and author Rick Warren, battled his whole life with mental illness and depression before committing suicide April 5.
A denominational leader known by Baptists worldwide for a ministry that spanned four decades, died April 2 at age 98.
This week’s death of longtime denominational leader Duke McCall marks the end of an era in Southern Baptist life.