A Southern Baptist Seminary Removes Stained Glass Windows of Former President

-

Paige and Dorothy Patterson, Stained glass window at MacGorman Chapel

In 2013, a prominent seminary, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, exalted the name of its … president, Paige Patterson by installing a stained glass window with a graven image of him and his wife, Dorothy. According to the Fort Worth Star Telegram, Patterson’s “dream was to portray the 20-year history of the conservative resurgence of the Southern Baptist Church.”

Other graven images of various prominent Southern Baptists include Rick Warren and Paul Pressler.

Last year, sparked by the #metoo movement — and Beth Moore –a scandal broke out at Southwestern Seminary involving Paige Patterson and alleged sex-abuse cover-ups — which invariably turned out to be either false, or totally overblown. You can read more about that here. Suffice it to say, the movement took out Patterson, an Arminian but nonetheless a theological conservative, and replaced him with another Al Mohler clone and Southern Baptist yes man, Adam Greenway.

rick warren stained glass window
Rick Warren, stained glass window at Southwestern Seminary

Now, there is a dilemma here, because certainly Paige Patterson, with his rabid anti-Calvinist and anti-Reformed rhetoric, needed to go. Certainly, he was unfit for the presidency of one of the most prominent seminaries in the country. Yet, for none of these reasons was he removed from his post. He was ousted because, well, Beth Moore and her gaggle of lady-preachers and castrated men who bowed at her feet wanted him out.

Now that he’s out, and most of his retirement benefits stripped, it’s safe to say that the lynching of this man in the name of social justice has effectively altered the course of Southwestern for the foreseeable future. That’s the bad part.

All in all, however, there is some light that comes from all of this. The graven images of Southern Baptist leaders installed at the MacGorman Chapel are being removed.

Hallelujah!

By the way, did you know Reformation Charlotte has a Christian gear and apparel store? Check it out at ReformedGear.com.

According to the Alabama Baptist,

In an April 11 email to The Alabama Baptist, SWBTS spokesperson Colby Adams, confirmed what had been circulating on social media for several days: “The stained glass windows have been removed from MacGorman Chapel and we are working with donors to finalize plans for relocating the windows.”

All we can say is, good riddance!

Credits: Photos by Don Young



Leave a reply

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Comment moderation is enabled. Your comment may take some time to appear.

Latest news

Amid Abortion, Black Pastor Says “We’ve Lost the Right to Be Outraged” Over KKK Lynchings

There is no humanitarian crisis in the world more horrific than the abortion holocaust taking place in...

Law and Order Easily Restored in Seattle’s CHAZ/CHOP “Autonomous Zone”

As we've watched the systemic escalation of immaturity and childish behavior take over one of Seattle's neighborhoods...

BLM Activist Assaults Black Man For Tearing Down BLM Signs, Threatens Kids

Black Lives Matter is clearly not about black lives. If it were, you wouldn't see stuff like...

Lecrae Responds to Chick-fil-A CEO’s Shoe-shining Stunt, Calls it Virtue Signaling

Last week, Reformation Charlotte reported on the virtue-signaling stunt that Chick-fil-A CEO, Dan Cathy, pulled during a...

Charismatic False Prophet, Todd White, Compares Holy Spirit to Pooping Dog

Todd White is the false teacher and faux faith-healer who is known for his parlor tricks such as leg-lengthening...

A Letter to a “Woke” Pastor: The Error of Political Correctness in the Pulpit

I took the time to listen carefully to your sermon of June 7, 2020; and I wanted to address what was preached that day. But before I start, I need to give you some facts about my life and ministry so you will have the context for why I am writing to you. Please excuse the length

Must read

Baylor University Says They Are Committed to Helping Gays Develop Their Sexuality

Baylor, a private Christian university located in...
- Advertisement -

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you