COURT OF CONVICTION:Duval County, 2003
OUTCOME: Convicted in 2003 of three counts of lewd and lascivious acts with a child for molesting three boys. Sentenced to one year in jail and five years probation. Registered sex offender in Florida.”
Admitted child molester asks judge to waive probation, News4Jax, 7/3/08
Former SBC president defends denomination’s record against clergy sex abuse, EthicsDaily, 3/2/07
Edmonds to serve one year for fondling teens, News4Jax, 7/1/03
Edmonds pleads guilty to sex charges, News4Jax, 6/13/03
SNAP note: First Baptist Church of Jacksonville is a church affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention, and its pastor at the time, Rev. Jerry Vines, is a former Southern Baptist Convention president.