[Statement] Dr. Ronnie Floyd Condemns Synagogue Shooting as an “Act of Pure and Outright Hatred.”

Oct. 27, 2018

SPRINGDALE, Ark. — Dr. Ronnie Floyd releases the following statement concerning Saturday’s shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh.

“Please join me in praying for the victims and the families of all affected by today’s terrible shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, including the three police officers who were injured trying to stop this attack. This was an act of pure and outright hatred, and it should be condemned by all of us. Anti-Semitism should have no place in America.”


Dr. Ronnie Floyd is the Senior Pastor of Cross Church and the Immediate Past President of the Southern Baptist Convention. He serves on the board of directors of the Family Research Council. Follow him on Twitter @ronniefloyd.