Baptist leader terms pro-gun policies ‘a public safety failure’

As seen on Baptist News America needs more than thoughts and prayers as a collective national response to “routine mass murder,” a Cooperative Baptist Fellowship leader said after weekend shootings…continue

Jamie D. Aten on the El Paso and Dayton Mass Shootings: Christians Must Act as Well as Pray

As seen Black Christian News Network Jamie D. Aten is founder and executive director of the Humanitarian Disaster Institute at Wheaton College and a founding signer of the Prayers and Action petition. The views…continue

Clergy protest outside Mitch McConnell’s office, demand action on gun violence

As seen on Religion News. WASHINGTON (RNS) — A group of clergy protested outside Sen. Mitch McConnell’s office on Tuesday (Aug. 6), calling on the Republican Senate majority leader to…continue

Finding Hope After a Mass Shooting

As seen on Psychology today fter this weekend’s back-to-back mass shootings in Dayton and El Paso, the latter of which appears to have been motivated by hate-fueled ideologies, many of…continue

El Paso and Dayton Mass Shootings: Christians Must Act as Well as Pray

As seen on Christian Headlines On the heels of the California food festival mass shooting in Gilroy, two more senseless shootings occurred within roughly twelve hours of each other over…continue

It’s morally negligent to ignore the mounting gun threat to human life

As seen on The Hill Sunday morning came with the heartbreaking news that 29 innocent, everyday Americans were lost in mass shootings in two cities. In El Paso, Texas and…continue

El Paso and Dayton mass shootings: Christians must act as well as pray

As seen on Religion News On the heels of the California food festival mass shooting in Gilroy, two more senseless shootings occurred within roughly twelve hours of each other over the weekend…continue

How Can Gun Violence Be Solved?

As seen on NPR NPR’s Michel Martin discusses solutions to gun violence with a panel of experts who work on the issue. Transcript: MICHEL MARTIN, HOST: And now we’re going…continue

“Emanuel” Director Brian Ivie on Charleston Church Shooting

Monday marks four years since a horrific shooting took place at the oldest African Methodist Episcopal church in the Southern United States, Mother Emanuel AME (Charleston, SC), and shocked the…continue