Posts Categorized: Religious Freedom
Owner of bakery stands up for his beliefs, no matter what the cost to his business:
The owner of a Colorado bakery has been accused of violating the civil rights of a gay couple after he refused to bake their … Read more
Watch an interview on the important lessons from the life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer with our banquet speaker, Eric Metaxas.
Last fall, Metaxas’ newest book, Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Prophet, Martyr, Spy, became a New York Times No. 1 bestseller. In the book, … Read more
A federal court issued an order that halts enforcement of the Obama administration’s abortion pill mandate against a Colorado family-owned business while an Alliance Defending Freedom lawsuit challenging the mandate continues in court. The mandate … Read more
By Eleanor Linton, PFI Intern
Wheaton College announced Wednesday that it was filing a suit alongside Catholic universities against the Health & Human Services Preventative Services Mandate. The suit is separate from the one filed by Catholic University of America … Read more
This week, the Boy Scouts national office announced that “after a nearly two-year-long examination” by an 11-member panel commissioned by the chief scout executive, the Scouts will maintain their membership policy excluding homosexual scoutmasters and scouts from membership – and … Read more
Our own Randy Wenger, chief counsel of our Independence Law Center, appeared Saturday morning in the 8 a.m. hour of FOX & Friends on the FOX News Channel.
Randy appeared along with his client, Sharon Prudhomme, long-time owner of a … Read more
(Harrisburg, PA – June 28) – The Pennsylvania Family Institute finds today’s decision by the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the controversial federal healthcare law alarming and deeply wrong. The law is a threat to personal liberty, religious freedom and family … Read more
Op-ed by Jennifer Marshall of the Heritage Foundation:
Americans enjoy the freedom not only to worship according to the dictates of conscience but also to express and to live according to those beliefs as we engage in public life.
Such … Read more
The Pennsylvania Family Institute applauds the action yesterday of the Senate Education committee to pass Senate Bill 1134 by a 9-2 vote to protect religious child care centers from the heavy hand of government intrusion into their religious mission, while … Read more