religious freedom

Army Halts Anti-Christian Program

Joe Oertweth, LifeNews.com

The Secretary of the U.S. Army has issued an order to suspend internal training programs that labeled Christian believers and organizations as members of domestic “hate groups.” Top brass was told to cease all briefings on the subject until officials “standardize” such programs.

Egypt Close to Helping Christians?

Sharona Schwartz, The Blaze

Just 3 months after the ousting of Muslim Brotherhood President Mohammed Morsi, it appears Egyptian authorities are taking a big step toward protecting the freedom of worship for the nation’s Christian community by lifting major restrictions on the construction of new churches.

Tell Senate: Protect Religious Minorities Abroad

Nina Shea, ChristianPost.com

Call your Senators now in support of bi-partisan bill, S.653, the Near East & South Central Asia Religious Freedom Act, which creates a Special Envoy at the State Dep't to protect persecuted religious minorities in the Middle East and Asia.

Religious Freedom Bill Passes

Perry Chiaramonte, Fox News

Christian groups have lauded the recent passage of Special Envoy Bill, HR 301. It creates a special envoy for religious freedom in South Central Asia and the Middle East.

Family Research Council Opposes Rule on Continuing Resolution, Urges Real Vote To Defund Obamacare

The FRC's Tony Perkins got it right when he said "We must defund or repeal this abortion-funding and religious freedom-gutting health care law whether on the CR or other must-pass legislation. Congress must get serious about defunding this law and about protecting religious freedoms. This Rule provides for neither and we urge opposition to it."

America's Christian Slaves

New Mexico Supreme Court Justice Richard C. Bosson said Elaine and Jonathan Huguenin “are compelled by law to compromise the very religious beliefs that inspire their lives,” as “the price of citizenship.” We say if you are compelled to work against your will or to provide your talent or artistry against your will you are truly a slave.

Christian Bakers Hit by Lib Intolerance

Bobby Eberle, GOP USA

Seeing the blatant hypocrisy of liberals in the Klein bakery case is stunning enough, but now the Oregon government is now getting involved.

Jews: Christie Anti-Religious Freedom

Jim Meyers, Newsmax

A prominent Jewish publication slammed Gov. Christie for approving a bill banning so-called gay conversion therapy on minors, calling it "highly disappointing."

SCOTUS & OCare Birth Control Fight

Rick Moran, American Thinker

Is there religious liberty in the US or isn't there? That will be the argument of opponents of the contraception rule in Obamacare, that is likely to come before SCOTUS next term.

Cruz: We Need A Spiritual Revival

David Brody, The Brody File

While in Iowa, Ted Cruz said, "If we keep going down this path we’re risking losing our nation."

Loss of Religious Liberty a Clear and Present Danger at the Obama Pentagon

There's a new report detailing the shocking anti-Christian hostility in the upper echelons of the Obama defense establishment. Fortunately, there's also a new coalition forming, Restore Military Religious Freedom, to fight for our military service members’ right to practice their personal faith.

Archbishop Chaput: Obama's Threat To Religious Freedom

Archbishop Charles J. Chaput of the Catholic Archdiocese of Philadelphia notes that the abortion mandate, the IRS discrimination against conservative and religious organizations and the Obama administration’s abandonment of policies with a foundation in Christian moral precepts all fit together in a pattern – and Americans must wake up to the threat before it is too late.