Mahaney withdraws from T4G conference

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (ABP) – An evangelical preacher plagued by scandal over an alleged cover up of child sex abuse has withdrawn from a biennial Bible conference next year that he previously led in partnership with high-profile Calvinist leaders in the Southern Baptist Convention. C.J. Mahaney, pastor of Sovereign Grace Church, Louisville, Ky., announced July 2 his decision to withdraw from participation in the 2014 Together for the Gospel conference out of concern for the event’s co-sponsors.
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