Southern Baptist leader: God have mercy on us all

Posted: June 2, 2018 at 2:41 a.m.

Editor's Note: Southwestern Theological Seminary announced in a statement on its website Wednesday evening the decision to fire Paige Patterson "effective immediately, removing all the benefits, rights and privileges ... including the title of President Emeritus, the invitation to reside at the Baptist Heritage Center as theologian-in-residence and ongoing compensation." The statement was released after this week's On Religion column.

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