Fred Luter, left, became the Southern Baptist Convention's first black president on Tuesday, succeeding Bryant Wright.
Fred Luter, left, became the Southern Baptist Convention's first black president on Tuesday, succeeding Bryant Wright. ASSOCIATED PRESS
Fred Luter, left, became the Southern Baptist Convention's first black president on Tuesday, succeeding Bryant Wright. ASSOCIATED PRESS

New Southern Baptist president called a "fire-breathing, miracle-working pastor"

June 23, 2012 12:00 AM