Leaders of the Southern Baptist Convention said that the church is being investigated for sexual abuse by the Justice Department.

the investigation will include multiple SBC entities," the church leaders said in a statement.

It is said by Southern Baptists that each entity of the church being investigated

While we continue to grieve and lament past mistakes related to sexual abuse, we ensure they never repeated in future: Southern Baptists

it is said that church leaders suppressed reports of child molestation and other sexual abuse for nearly two decades.

The report said that allegations that a former president physically attacked a lady in 2010 were "solid."

Southern Baptist Convention released name of ministers and church employees who have been accused of sexual abuse over the last 20 years.

We recognize our reform efforts are not finished. We will ensure this will never repeat again: executive committee