Talk:16th Street Baptist Church

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Which convention?[edit]

If anyone knows or can find out, it would be great to know which of the various Baptist conventions the church belongs to. The most likely candidates IMO are the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc., the National Baptist Convention of America, Inc., and the Progressive National Baptist Convention, though there are lots of other possibilities. Angr/talk 16:21, 16 February 2006 (UTC)

Sixteenth Street Baptist Church[edit]

This is the way the church names itself, and it is the name in official records, including HABS and the National Register. I've changed the article to reflect that when the name of the church is used. It should NOT be 16th Street Baptist Church, even if that is a wikipedia convention. Don't know how to change the article name. --Parkwells (talk) 14:11, 10 January 2008 (UTC)

I agree (although I see the name has been again changed), but what this article title should really be called is Sixteenth Street Baptist Church (Birmingham, Alabama)There are surely other 16th St Baptist Churches out in the world.--James R (talk) 28 July 2010 (UTC)