Posts Categorized: Religious Freedom

Governing Is No Job For A Lone Wolf

April 7, 2016 | No comments | Posted in First Amendment, Religious Freedom | Tags: ,

Press Release – Pennsylvania Family Council

Governor Tom Wolf’s Executive Action Harms Business, Charities, Respect for Government

(HARRISBURG – April 7, 2016) – Despite record-low approval ratings in the latest polls, Gov. Wolf nevertheless singlehandedly bypassed the legislature today to … Read more

Freedom Tour – Learn how to protect your freedoms in Pennsylvania

March 23, 2016 | No comments | Posted in Religious Freedom | Tags:

The Pennsylvania General Assembly is considering a new law that poses as one of the greatest threats to our freedom. Will your Christian school be forced to hire teachers that don’t follow the Bible’s teaching on human sexuality? Must your… Read more

On Fox News today – Speaker for PFI Pittsburgh Banquet (May 21)

March 7, 2016 | No comments | Posted in First Amendment, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , ,

Chief Kelvin Cochran is coming to the Pittsburgh area on Saturday, May 21 for “Through Fiery Trials” – the Friends of the Family banquet presented by the Pennsylvania Family Institute.

Chief Cochran’s story is gaining national attention. Today … Read more

Through Fiery Trials – An Evening with Chief Cochran in Pittsburgh

March 3, 2016 | 1 comment | Posted in Life, marriage, Religious Freedom | Tags:

Join the Pennsylvania Family Institute and Chief Kelvin Cochran at the Pittsburgh Marriott North Saturday, May 21. Dinner tickets are $75 and sponsorship donation levels begin at $250.

Click here for ticket information and sponsorship opportunities.Read more

Battle for personal privacy in South Dakota & Seattle highlight threat posed by PA Bathroom Bill

February 19, 2016 | No comments | Posted in Religious Freedom | Tags: , ,

Never before did we think we’d have to battle for the right to privacy and safety in locker room and restroom facilities. But that’s exactly what’s being fought for across the country and it’s a big reason why we’ve launched … Read more

2016 Freedom Tour – protect your religious rights in Pennsylvania

February 16, 2016 | 5 comments | Posted in Politics, Religious Freedom | Tags:

The Pennsylvania General Assembly is considering a new law that poses as one of the greatest threats to our freedom. Will your Christian school be forced to hire teachers that don’t follow the Bible’s teaching on human sexuality? Must your… Read more

Christian Camp Targeted by County Government

November 30, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in Religious Freedom | Tags:

Independence Law Center Tells Court: Don’t Tax Religious Groups!

Harrisburg, PA — The Independence Law Center filed a friend-of-the-court brief today in a case in which Susquehanna County, Pa. is attempting to assess a hotel tax on Montrose Bible Conference, … Read more

Day2Pray for Religious Freedom

November 17, 2015 | No comments | Posted in First Amendment, Religious Freedom | Tags:

Right now, Pennsylvania faces possibly the greatest threat to religious freedom in recent memory. There is no question that these threats to restrict religious freedom, both in Pennsylvania and across the nation, are ultimately attacks on the freedom to teach … Read more

Is it fair to force a Muslim truck driver to violate his beliefs?

November 12, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in First Amendment, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , ,

In 2013, two truck drivers – Mahad Abass Mohamed and Abdikarim Hassan Bulshale – were fired from their position with an Illinois-based trucking company. They were fired because they refused to deliver alcohol – something that violated their religious beliefs.… Read more

Is it fair to compare a Christian to a Nazi just for living out his beliefs on marriage?

November 6, 2015 | No comments | Posted in Religious Freedom | Tags: , ,

Jack Phillips owns Masterpiece Cakeshop in suburban Denver, Colorado.  Back in 2012 two men—Charlie Craig and David Mullins—came into the store to ask Phillips to create a wedding cake for them.  In an exchange lasting no more than 30 seconds, … Read more