Atheist groups called the new religious liberty task force at the U.S. Department of Justice “troubling” and said that the “theocratic” task force would “bring down the wall of separation.”
U.S. Senator James Lankford (R-Oklahoma) writes DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson regarding confusing religious freedom language in U.S. Naturalization Exam.
ADF released audio of an IRS agent telling a Pro-Life Group that they had to remain neutral on issues like abortion and not force their beliefs on anyone.
The 6th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled against the Romeike family who sought asylum in the United States due to Germany’s ban on homeschooling.
The Alliance Defense Fund gives an their update about churches whose religious liberty has been under attack.
My recent post discussing Wayne Grudem’s new work, Politics According to the Bible, must have ruffled a few feathers over at Americans United for the Separation of Church and State. Their communications associate, Sandhya Bathija, decided to respond to my linking their organization to the view that “government should exclude religion.” She writes: A new […]
By Judy Shedlock First we overlooked the travesty of the Shanksville, Pennsylvania “Crescent of Embrace” memorial “honoring” those killed on Flight 93 on 9/11. Surely the god of political correctness has been appeased, and we can go back to sleep. So what’s the problem? The problem is the Cordoba Initiative, better known as the Mosque […]
U.S. District Court Judge George Caram Steeh decided on Wednesday that Eastern Michigan University was within their rights to expel graduate students, like Julea Ward, who was until recently attending grad school their to earn a masters degree in counseling. She believed that homosexuality is immoral, which didn’t sit well with her professors. Fox News […]
They aren’t the same thing, and referring to our First Amendment right to practice (or not) religion freely as simply “freedom of worship” is watering what that right actually means. Chuck Colson explains below: Video HT: Colson Center The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom is concerned as well expressed that concern in a […]
Miscellany for the week: Andrew Breitbart: Hypocrisy, Thy Name is Andrew Sullivan Al Mohler: When Feminism Kills – Abortion As ‘The Lesser Evil’ The Oregonian: Portland police will investigate accusations that Al Gore groped women Gallup: Independent Voters Favor GOP in 2010 Election Tracking National Review: Kagan’s Abortion Distortion by Shannen Coffin Iowa Politics Insider: […]
Miscellany on this warm autumn Tuesday in Des Moines. Sunny fall days are awesome! Al Mohler: The Idolatrous Religion of Conscience – A Lutheran Lesson for Us All Sarah Palin: East Coast Races Impact All Americans WSJ: Is ObamaCare Pro-Life? by James Freeman Annuit Coeptis: Sarah Palin’s Call to Arms (HT: Josh Painter) Tim Challies: […]
There is a lot of speculation about what will happen should a Democratically-controlled Congress passes and President-Elect Obama signs the Freedom of Choice Act into law, thereby negating all pro-life legislation. Melinda Henneberger contributes to this by speculating on the possible trickle down effect, namely the impact on Catholic Hospitals. She wrote in an article […]