Monthly Archives: June 2013

One Court Gets It Right: Hobby Lobby Prevails

June 28, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Health, Life, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , ,

by Brandon McGinley

While Hollingsworth v. Perry and U.S. v. Windsor have grabbed the headlines, this has been a remarkably important week for the religious liberty concerns raised by the HHS contraceptive/sterilization/abortifacient mandate.

On Thursday, a federal court informed Christian-owned Read more

Hobby Lobby Wins Abortion Pill Mandate Case Before 10th Circuit

June 28, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Family, pro-life, Religious Freedom | Tags: ,

We await decision for Conestoga Wood here at the 3rd Circuit

The Green family that owns and operates Hobby Lobby, a large craft store chain, just won an important religious liberty case before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the … Read more

Last Day to apply for City on the Hill!

June 28, 2013 | No comments | Posted in education, Family | Tags: , , , , ,

Last Day to Register for the City on the Hill Youth Leadership Conference at Lancaster Bible College – July 21-27, 2013.

Join us for a week of worldview training and fun!

Get those applications in: www.pafamily.org/application.php

What is City on … Read more

Reaction to SCOTUS Ruling on Marriage

June 26, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Family, marriage | Tags: , , ,

Pennsylvania Family Institute reaffirms its commitment to preserving the traditional definition of marriage in the wake of today’s Supreme Court decisions, which leave popularly-enacted state definitions of marriage intact.

At the federal level, the Court ruled that the federal government … Read more

What Should Happen With Marriage

June 25, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Family, marriage | Tags: , ,

By: Dan Bartkowiak

Kids need love. Love on a daily basis. Providing for physical needs is just not enough. They’re smart enough to learn that no amount of food or toys can take the place of the emotional need of … Read more

Geneva College Granted Reprieve

June 19, 2013 | No comments | Posted in abortion, College, education, Life, Politics, pro-life, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Good news: Pennsylvania’s Geneva College gets court reprieve from Obama/ HHS abortion pill & contraceptive mandate while case moves forward. Said Alliance Defending Freedom attorney Greg Baylor:

“All Americans should be free to live according to their faith rather than … Read more

Gov. Corbett Signs Pro-Life Law

June 18, 2013 | 1 comment | Posted in Health, Life, Uncategorized | Tags: , ,

Pennsylvanians should be proud to know that their elected officials agree that our tax-dollars should not fund elective abortions.

HB 818 was recently passed by the PA General Assembly, sponsored by Representative Donna Oberlander and Senator Donald White,  and signed … Read more

Planned Parenthood: Abortions first

June 14, 2013 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Life | Tags: , , , ,

By Emily O’Connor

Planned Parenthood of Northeast, Mid-Penn, and Bucks County announced that they would be closing their Carlisle Health Center on June 13, 2013. Previously located in a suite alongside several other healthcare facilities, the clinic does not provide … Read more

Politics over Parents: Morning-After Pill Available to All

June 12, 2013 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Family, Health | Tags: ,

By: Emily O’Connor

On Monday, the Obama administration announced that the Department of Justice will drop their appeal of U.S. District Judge Korman’s ruling that allows unrestricted access to Plan-B One Step, the “morning-after” pill. This will allow anyone of … Read more

Gosnell-like Delaware Planned Parenthood reopening

June 7, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Health, Life, pro-life | Tags: , , , ,

From Lifenews.com:

A filthy Planned Parenthood abortion clinic that botched five abortions this year alone and was closed by state officials is reopening in Wilmington, Delaware.

As LifeNews has reported, the Delaware Planned Parenthood clinic has experienced five botched Read more