National Baptist Convention limits president's powers

September 2002
New York Amsterdam News;9/12/2002, Vol. 93 Issue 37, p11
Reports the limitation on the power of the National Baptist Convention president in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Conviction of former president Henry J. Lyons for misappropriating funds; Decrease in the number of board members appointed by the president; Silent protest of clergywomen over sexism in the church.


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