PBS NewsHour

The 'watershed moment' for Evangelicals on race, sex abuse

Clip: 06/16/2021 | 9m 35s | Video has closed captioning.

The Southern Baptist Convention, the largest evangelical group in the U.S. elected a new president Tuesday — Ed Litton. Litton, who has championed racial reconciliation, narrowly defeated Mike Stone, the favored far-right candidate. Judy Woodruff discusses the runoff vote with Ed Stetzer, a part of the Southern Baptist Convention and executive director of the Wheaton College Billy Graham Center.

Aired: 06/16/21

Rating: NR

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