Posts Categorized: Religious Freedom
Today the Washington State Supreme Court ruled against Barronelle Stutzman, the florist that chose not to participate in a same-sex wedding ceremony by making floral arrangements for a customer she served for over nine years. The court concluded that the … Read more
Pennsylvania Family Council has joined allied organizations and hundreds of thousands of American families across the nation to urge President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence to fulfill their campaign promise to uphold and protect religious liberty in our … Read more
VIDEO: If you don’t have to participate in the Inauguration, what about a same-sex wedding ceremony?
All artists should be able to choose which events they express themselves in.
Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) is representing several artists in their legal battle to defend their freedom of expression. As Jim Campbell, Senior Counsel for ADF, wrote in … Read more
Not only is January 16th Martin Luther King, Jr. Day but also National Religious Freedom Day. This pairing brings up an important question in light of current events, “If Dr. King was alive today, what would he say to forcing … Read more
Good people have been fined and put out of business in states like Colorado and New Mexico because of their views on marriage.
Will that happen in Pennsylvania? Not on my watch.
Look what’s happened in various parts of the … Read more
Over 75 prominent religious and thought leaders nationwide, including the Most Rev. Charles J. Chaput (Archbishop of Philadelphia), have come together as charter signatories of “Preserve Freedom, Reject Coercion,” a statement that affirms every American’s freedom to peacefully live their … Read more
Update by Randall Wenger, Chief Counsel for the Independence Law Center
As you consider making any contributions to important causes this Giving Tuesday, may I request your donation in support of growing our religious freedom outreach?
We have been swamped … Read more
Pennsylvania Family Institute is the state’s leading pro-life, pro-family advocacy organization. Your partnership with us helps to advance the core issues of life, marriage and family and religious freedom throughout the Commonwealth. Click here to contribute.… Read more
What I learned watching Barronelle Stutzman’s court case arguments
By: Dan Bartkowiak
I just finished watching the oral arguments in the case against the Washington florist and if there’s one lesson to learn, it’s that Pennsylvania does not want to … Read more
On Tuesday, November 15th, the Washington State Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in the case, State of Washington v. Arlene’s Flowers.
No one should be punished by the government for peacefully living and working consistent with her beliefs. Yet … Read more