News of Note: “Jack Hyle’s Daughter’s Open Letter to First Hammond Church About Her Father’s Ministry and Jack Schaap Ouster”



1. Jack Hyles’ daughter, Linda Murphey, writes open letter to her father’s church and comments about her father and recently convicted former pastor of First Baptist Church of Hammond, Indiana Jack Schapp:

“Open Letter to First Baptist Church, Hammond, Indiana” – Linda Murphey’s open letter to First Baptist Church of Hammond, Indiana.

“Let Us Prey: Big Trouble at First Baptist Church” – Chicago Magazine’s expose of First Baptist Church of Hammond Indiana. Numerous pastors accused of assaults and sexual crimes have been affiliated with Jack Hyles/Jack Schaap’s church. (Chicago Magazine)

2. “A gay man comes out against same-sex marriage” – Denny Burk reviews Doug Mainwaring’s article on coming out against gay marriage, “I’m Gay and I Oppose Same-Sex Marriage” (

3. “North Dakota passes first state personhood amendment in US history” – North Dakota house of representatives passes first state personhood amendment in US history. (PR Newswire)

4. “Sye Ten Bruggencate and Ryan”. Sye Ten Bruggencate answers questions and objections from the Chair of University of Georgia Atheists Ryan Howington: