Fortnight for Freedom

Christian florist loses religious liberty case, will appeal to US Supreme Court

Feb 16, 2017 - 10:35 pm .- A Washington state florist must pay fines and legal costs for conscientiously objecting to serving a same-sex wedding, as the state’s supreme court upheld a lower court’s decision on Thursday.

Why we need a religious freedom move from Trump – and soon

Feb 15, 2017 - 01:00 pm .- President Donald Trump must sign an executive order with broad protections for religious freedom, or global consequences could soon follow, Catholic leaders insist.

Outgoing ambassador sees major strides in religious freedom

Feb 11, 2017 - 01:32 pm .- The U.S. has made significant strides in promoting religious freedom abroad in the last two years, says the outgoing U.S. religious freedom ambassador.  

Trump defends refugee policy as part of protecting religious freedom

Feb 2, 2017 - 05:50 pm .- President Donald Trump on Thursday insisted that protecting religious freedom is a U.S. priority, while defending his recent halt of refugee admissions as a necessary step to protect that freedom.  

Meet the new head of Alliance Defending Freedom

Jan 28, 2017 - 11:15 pm .- For Michael P. Farris, the new head of Alliance Defending Freedom, educating the general American public on the rich history of religious liberty in the U.S. is vital.

Christians and Muslims are both concerned for the future of UK pharmacists

Jan 26, 2017 - 11:37 pm .- Proposed standards for U.K. medical professionals could force them to violate their religious beliefs on the job, both Christian and Muslim groups have warned.

'Conscience in Residency' project supports doctors in training

Jan 18, 2017 - 07:40 am .- When it came time for medical student Ashley Stone to apply to OB/GYN residency programs, she was determined to remain true to her Catholic beliefs on contraception, sterilization and abortion.

This group in Congress defends religious liberty. Who are they?

Jan 10, 2017 - 07:02 am .- You may not have heard of it, but a group of members in Congress advocates for public prayer and religious freedom amid some of the most pressing concerns to people of religious belief today.

Americans think religious freedom is a big priority

Jan 10, 2017 - 04:44 am .- Religious freedom continues to enjoy strong backing from most Americans, a new survey says.

Legal expert: Religious freedom does not justify child abuse

Jan 5, 2017 - 11:49 pm .- Two Minnesota parents are facing charges of child neglect after they prayed over their severely ill son rather than seeking medical attention just prior to the child’s death. 

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