Monthly Archives: July 2013

Corbett Champions Marriage – Tell Him Thank You!

July 31, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Family, marriage | Tags: , ,

Pennsylvania Governor defending marriage against ACLU lawsuit and Montgomery County’s unlawful actions

(Harrisburg, PA) – Two recent attacks to marriage in Pennsylvania are being defending courageously by Governor Tom Corbett.

Gov. Corbett announced that the State Health Department has filed … Read more

State Sues to Stop Rogue Montgomery County Official

July 30, 2013 | No comments | Posted in marriage, Politics, Religious Freedom, Sexuality | Tags: , , , , ,

AP:

Pennsylvania officials are asking a court to stop a rogue county from issuing marriage licenses to gay couples.

The state Health Department filed a lawsuit Tuesday in Commonwealth Court against D. Bruce Hanes. He oversees the granting of … Read more

Hobby Lobby Wins Preliminary Injunction

July 19, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Religious Freedom | Tags:

From The Beckett Fund

WASHINGTON, DC (July 19) –  Today, a federal court granted Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. a preliminary injunction against the HHS abortion-drug mandate, preventing the government from enforcing the mandate against the Christian company.  This victory comes … Read more

My Encounter with a Woman Hurt by Abortion (Part 2 of My Road Trip for Life)

July 18, 2013 | No comments | Posted in pro-life | Tags:

By: Rebekah Geer

I stood in the outdoor rotunda of the Texas Capitol in Austin as a woman gave her pro-life testimony. I still couldn’t believe that I was standing in the exact spot that I’d seen on Youtube only … Read more

My Road Trip for Life

July 17, 2013 | 2 comments | Posted in Life, pro-life, Uncategorized | Tags:

By: Rebekah Geer

As the summer began, I could not have imagined that I would  end up in Austin, Texas standing face to face with Planned Parenthood President, Cecile Richards, with a screaming mob surrounding us. My meetup with abortion’s … Read more

Majority of Americans Believe in Religious Freedom

July 17, 2013 | No comments | Posted in marriage, Religious Freedom, Sexuality | Tags: , , , ,

From our friends at Family Research Council:

When did it become acceptable to sacrifice the freedoms of conscience and free exercise of religion on the same-sex “wedding” altar?

Never, if you ask most Americans. In a stunningly lopsided pollRead more

Defend marriage, for the kids’ sake

July 16, 2013 | No comments | Posted in marriage, Politics | Tags: , ,

(The following is an op-ed that was published in The Patriot News

By Brandon McGinley

Single parenthood is on the rise. Fatherlessness, in particular, abounds. Out-of-wedlock childbearing occurs at levels that previous generations of reformers, such as Democratic Senator … Read more

Contact Kane: “Do Your Job!”

July 15, 2013 | No comments | Posted in marriage, Politics | Tags: , ,

Pennsylvania law states that: “It shall be the duty of the Attorney General to uphold and defend the constitutionality of all statutes so as to prevent their suspension or abrogation…”

Click here to send Attorney General Kane a message of Read more

AG Won’t Defend: People of PA Deserve Better

July 11, 2013 | 6 comments | Posted in marriage, Politics | Tags: , ,

Click here to send AG Kane an email: “Do Your Job!”

(Harrisburg, PA) – The Pennsylvania Family Institute today expressed disappointment that Attorney General Kathleen Kane will not to defend the Commonwealth’s marriage law against a lawsuit filed this week … Read more

Texas House Passes Pro-Life Bill!

July 10, 2013 | No comments | Posted in Life, pro-life | Tags: , , , , ,

From LifeNews.com:

The Texas state House gave final approval to the ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy today, supporting it on a 96-49 vote. The measure now heads to the Texas Senate, where it was a victim of … Read more