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Report: Top Southern Baptists stonewalled sex abuse victims

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

By DEEPA BHARATH, HOLLY MEYER and DAVID CRARY
The Southern Baptist Convention's Executive Committee - and thousands of its rank-and-file members - now have opportunities to address a scathing investigative report that says top SBC leaders stonewalled and denigrated survivors of clergy sex abuse over two decades while seeking to protect their own reputations.
The report, issued Sunday, says these survivors, and other concerned Southern Baptists, repeatedly shared allegations with the Executive Committee, “only to be met, time and time again, with resistance, stonewalling, and even outright...
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