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Resolution On Religious Liberty

WHEREAS, During many centuries, in various countries of the globe, the driven, wandering Jews have suffered terrible persecutions and massacres, sometimes at the hands of professedly Christian nations; and

WHEREAS, All right-thinking men, and especially Christians, should let their voice be heard for the justice, humanity, mercy, forgiveness, and love of true Christianity, as taught by the Lord Jesus Christ; therefore, be it

RESOLVED, That we, the Southern Baptist Convention, do hereby respectfully petition Woodrow Wilson, President of the United States, and other officials of our Government, as soon as deemed advisable, to intercede with the governments of Europe for an International Conference to consider the conditions of the Jews, and to adopt such measures as may be deemed wise for their relief.