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

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