FILE - In this June 19, 2012 file photo, Richard D. Land, president of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, speaks at the convention in New O

 

              FILE - In this June 19, 2012 file photo, Richard D. Land, president of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention,  speaks at the convention in New O
FILE - In this June 19, 2012 file photo, Richard D. Land, president of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, speaks at the convention in New Orleans. Land, the highly visible top ethics official for the Southern Baptist Convention, announced Tuesday, July 31, 2012 that he would retire next year. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)