NEWS ADVANCE: Black Baptist gathering clouded by controversy

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c. 1997 Religion News Service DENVER _ When the nation’s largest predominantly African-American Baptist denomination gathers here Sept. 1 for its annual convention, delegates will meet under a cloud of controversy raised by allegations its president, the Rev. Henry J. Lyons, has lied about his marital life and perhaps misused church funds. High on the […]

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