Posts Categorized: Religious Freedom
Good news here in Pennsylvania!
PITTSBURGH — The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit Tuesday unanimously affirmed a lower court’s order that found two policies at a Pennsylvania school district unconstitutional after they were used to prevent a … Read more
On March 26th, the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in the Perry case, which will determine if Proposition 8 – the citizens initiative approved by the people of California in 2008 to protect marriage – is constitutional or not. … Read more
Congress has the opportunity to restore religious liberty and protect conscience for all Americans by including conscience protections in any must-pass legislation. The Obama administration has made it clear that it will continue to violate conscience with the HHS mandate. … Read more
The Obama Administration proposed a new regulation regarding religious organizations and the HHS preventive services mandate, which, among other things, required a huge number of employers to cover (without cost sharing) contraceptives, abortifacients, sterilization, and … Read more
Wednesday, January 16th was Freedom of Religion Day. To mark the occasion, President Obama released a proclamation – click here to read it. Unfortunately, he missed the mark. And his words and the actions of his administration show clearly … Read more
Good news, from France!
Protests against French President Francois Hollande’s proposal to allow same-sex marriage drew hundreds of thousands of people into the streets in Paris.
From Family Research Council:
Next Wednesday, January 16, the President will declare Religious Freedom Day. Congressman Frank Wolf (R-VA), as the author of the International Religious Freedom Act, knows the Day well. He helped created the Commission on Religious … Read more
The Green family, devoted Christians and owners of retail chain Hobby Lobby, are facing daily fines of $ 1.3 million for their refusal to comply with the Obamacare abortion drug mandate. Rather than violate their conscience, the Greens have chosen … Read more
by Tom Shaheen, Vice President for Policy
Our team at the Pennsylvania Family Institute/Council and Pro-marriage advocates around the country – have been warning our state lawmakers and you, our state’s churches and families, about the need to protect the … Read more