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The Southern Baptist Faith and Message

I recently heard someone say that they looked at the revisions of the Baptist Faith and Message and felt that Baptists have watered down our doctrine over generations. I was looking at a side by side comparision of all versions and saw that many clarifications have been made. I feel that for the most part Southern Baptist hold to foundational standards as strongly as ever.  The truth being that some areas of the latest BF&M carry a clearer explanation of our beliefs than previous versions. I am sharing a link to the site that provides a comparison of the various versions without any explanation or commentary. I encourage everyone to look for yourself.

I am a Christian first, then a Southern Baptist. I believe the two go very well together.

http://www.sbc.net/bfm2000/bfmcomparison.asp. You may have to copy and paste to your browser to use this link.