Archbishop reflects on religious liberty challenges after Obergefell Read the Full Story
Court rules against Little Sisters' plea to avoid way to bypass mandate Read the Full Story
Local business joins class-action lawsuit to block HHS mandate Good Will Publishers among 200 Catholic plaintiffs across the U.S. Read the Full Story
U.S. bishops, religious leaders call for religious liberty protections Read the Full Story
Little Sisters of the Poor the public face of fight against HHS mandateWASHINGTON, D.C. — Visuals often are much easier to grasp than a complicated thicket of issues. That may be why the Little Sisters of the Poor have become the public face of Zubik v. Burwell, which goes before the U.S. Supreme Court March...
Appeals court rules against EWTN, other Catholic entities on mandateATLANTA — The head of the Eternal Word Television Network said Feb. 18 that a federal appeals court ruling handed down earlier that day "in effect" orders the Catholic global network "to violate its religious beliefs and comply" with the federal...
Group says it will issue congressional scorecard on religious freedomWASHINGTON, D.C. – A religious freedom advocacy group said Feb. 2 that this summer it would issue a scorecard grading all members of Congress on religious freedom issues. "You can flunk," warned Lou Ann Sabatier, director of communications...
Supreme Court to hear oral arguments in HHS mandate cases March 23WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Supreme Court Jan. 29 announced that it will hear oral arguments March 23 in seven pending appeals in lawsuits brought by several Catholic and other faith-based entities against the Obama administration's contraceptive...
Religious freedom is being challenged in fundamental ways, say speakersWASHINGTON, D.C. — Religious freedom is being challenged in fundamental ways, according to speakers at a panel discussion on "Religious Liberty and the Future: Faith, Skepticism, Culture and Hope" at the Heritage Foundation in Washington Jan....
USCCB files amicus brief on behalf of Little Sisters of the PoorWASHINGTON, D.C. — The general counsel for the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court in support of the Little Sisters of the Poor, who have asked the court for relief from being forced to comply...
Supreme Court will hear appeals in Catholic, other groups' mandate casesWASHINGTON, D.C. —The U.S. Supreme Court justices said Nov. 6 they will hear seven pending appeals in lawsuits brought by several Catholic and other faith-based entities against the Obama administration's contraceptive mandate. The court...
Domestic, international threats to religious liberty weighedWASHINGTON, D.C. — Threats to religious liberty, both foreign and domestic, were the subject of a Sept. 18 summit at The Catholic University of America, Washington. "The consistent narrowing of freedom of religion is appalling," said Daniel...
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