Posts Tagged ‘ freedom of conscience ’

Religious Liberty Here At Home And Abroad Under Attack

Jun 12th, 2015 | By

American legislators of both parties met with Middle Eastern Christian leaders to reinforce the bonds of our commitment to human rights. Bishops and priests told us firsthand about horrors they had witnessed, and about stories they had heard from their flock—kidnappings, murders, pillaging, and desecrations of holy sites.



Catholic TV Network To Appeal HHS Mandate Ruling

Jun 19th, 2014 | By

The EWTN Global Catholic Network has announced that it will appeal a June 17 ruling that would require it to facilitate products and procedures that go against Church teaching.

“We have no other option but to continue our legal challenge of the mandate,” said Michael P. Warsaw, chairman and CEO of EWTN. “We are making an immediate appeal to the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta.”



Attacks On Religion In Obamaland Resembles Time In Hanoi Hilton

Jun 18th, 2014 | By

I have survived indescribable torture for my devotion to America. I have experienced brutal isolation in the name of freedom. President Obama is acting like a power-thirsty king and that scares the ever-loving living daylights out of me. I know I serve the ultimate King – God.  I strive to honor God and obey Him. I pray for His protection and His providence from this imperial presidency.



Supreme Court To Rule On Obamacare Abortion Mandate Before Recess

Jun 17th, 2014 | By

The U.S. Supreme Court will issue its ruling on Obamacare’s abortion mandate any day now.

The Court could go either way on this case, which involves Hobby Lobby and Conestoga Wood – both Christian-owned businesses. They are among 49 other family-owned businesses that have challenged Obamacare’s abortion mandate.



Background: Arizona Religious Freedom Bill

Mar 3rd, 2014 | By

This week, Governor Brewer vetoed a bill that would have amended Arizona’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) to clarify ambiguities in the state law that have been the subject of litigation elsewhere in the country. For example, in New Mexico, a photographer was fined over $6,000 by the state because she declined to use her artistic talents to affirm something that violated her religious beliefs.



Arizona Passes Bill To Expand Religious Liberty For Business Owners

Feb 25th, 2014 | By

The Arizona legislature has just passed a bill designed to expand religious freedom for business owners. Senate Bill 1062 expands the definition of religious freedom in Arizona law by including the “practice or observation of religion.”



‘Persecuted’ Film Deals With Religious Liberty/Conscience

Feb 14th, 2014 | By

There’s nothing wrong with the idea of a people who want all faiths to get along, but the moment a government starts forcing that, or the way a religion can act, you’re forcing conscience and the human heart. Man ought to have the right to choose, and the moment the government starts dictating the conscience of man, we need to look at what’s happening



Obama Regime Attacks Nuns Over Abortion Mandate

Jan 17th, 2014 | By
Obama never met an abortion he didn't like

Today, the free exercise of religion is under attack by the government. When Congress enacted the Affordable Care Act — I prefer to call it Obamacare, because it is President Obama’s brainchild, his signature legislation and because there is nothing affordable about it — members of Congress must have known that the law would impose obligations upon persons that would force them to engage in behavior in violation of their religious beliefs.



ACLU Attacks Harvard Professor Over Obamacare Abortion Mandate

Dec 17th, 2013 | By
Obama never met an abortion he didn't like

The Anti-Christian Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has recently attacked Harvard Professor Mary Ann Glendon for her public defense of Christian-run businesses that are suing over Obama’s abortion mandate in Obamacare.



Marriage And Religious Freedom Act Introduced In House

Sep 27th, 2013 | By

A bipartisan group of legislators has introduced H.R. 3133 (Marriage And Religious Freedom Act) in the House of Representatives. The legislation, introduced by Congressman Raul Labrador (R-ID) will provide conscience protections for those who believe marriage is a union of one man and one woman.