2nd VIEW: Nettles retiring from full-time teaching

Thomas J. Nettles, widely influential as a professor of historical theology, is retiring from full-time teaching after 38 years in the classroom. Among his foremost works: "Baptists and the Bible," penned with the late L. Russ Bush.

Moore interview: Jeb Bush, talk radio

Religious liberty, pro-life concerns and gay marriage have been among the topics discussed in Russell D. Moore's meetings with Jeb Bush and other potential 2016 presidential candidates, Southern Baptists' lead ethicist said in an interview with Baptist Press. Moore also said he feels no need to apologize for comments he made last month regarding the quarrelsome tone of some Christian talk radio programming.