• Calvary Baptist Church

American Baptist Policy Statement on Racial Justice

Updated: Jun 30, 2020

The roots of American Baptist Churches USA date back to the Triennial Convention of 1814, when the first national Baptist denomination was created. Most Baptist churches in the South left the convention in 1845, due to the issue of slavery.

With that in mind, in 1984 ABCUSA create a Policy Statement on Racial Justice. You can read it here