WHEREAS, The Ku Klux Klan is an organization that promotes human hatred, and
WHEREAS, The Bible teaches that within the Christian family there is no racial distinction, and
WHEREAS, The gospel of Jesus Christ is to be proclaimed to all people everywhere, no matter the color of their skin.
Therefore, be it RESOLVED, That the Southern Baptist Convention in its 125th session, meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana, go on record as strongly opposing the activities of the Ku Klux Klan and specifically their most recent attempts at membership recruitment and racial terrorism.
New Orleans, Louisiana