Religious Liberties

Religious Liberty

In this section you will find articles addressing the important issue of religious liberty. Although freedom of religion has historically been called our “First Freedom” given its prominence in both our nation’s founding as well as its formal articulation in the first clause of the First Amendment of the Bill of Rights, it has increasingly come under attack by judges and secular interests that seek to deprive it of this status. On issue after issue – whether it involves education, employment, the public square, parenting, rights of conscience, public accommodations or non-discrimination laws – religious freedom is being eroded before our eyes.

Pick of the Week

CitizenLink, Others Defend National Day of Prayer

CitizenLink, an affiliate of Focus on the Family, and more than two dozen pro-family groups have signed onto a "friend-of-the-court" brief filed in the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in support of the National Day of Prayer. read more

Recent News

Federal Judge Strikes Down HHS Mandate for Baptist College

In a landmark decision, a federal district court on Wednesday said a Christian college in Louisiana is exempt from complying with the HHS mandate. It requires most businesses and nonprofits to offer potential abortion-inducing drugs in employee health plans.

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Featured Blog

Secular Crusader Advises Pentagon: Christians are ‘Monsters.’

Actually, Michael “Mikey” Weinstein, the founder of the Military Religious Freedom Foundation (MRFF), uses some form of the word “monster” to describe Christians 12 times in this diatribe. Now to be fair, Weinstein is only talking about “fundamentalist Christian monsters,”  whoever those are. But since he mentions Focus on the Family’s founder, Dr. James Dobson, […]

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