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Sessions: ‘This Department of Justice is Going to Court Across America to Defend the Rights of People of Faith’

By |August 6th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , |

On Monday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions delivered a speech on religious liberty. Here are his remarks, as prepared for delivery, about the new task force on religious liberty, the Justice Department fighting for the rights of religious Americans, and what the Trump administration has done to promote religious freedom. Let us be frank. A dangerous movement, [...]

Pence, Pompeo Address Religious Freedom Ministerial

By |July 27th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Pence: If Turkey doesn’t free pastor Andrew Brunson, ‘the United States will impose significant sanctions.’ Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivered remarks at the first-ever Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom on Thursday. The summit includes delegates from about 80 countries and representatives from civil society organizations from around the world, as well [...]

Several Iranian Christians to Serve Time in Prison

By |June 7th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Four Iranian Christians will soon begin serving ten-year prison sentences after a court ruled the Church of Iran members were "promoting Zionist Christianity" and running house churches. A court recently upheld the convictions sending the four men to prison for longer than was expected, and they could receive a call within the next day to report at the prison [...]

Judges Rule: Christian School Can be Banned from Michigan Township

By |May 1st, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , |

US Supreme Court will not review case of Christian school banned from Michigan Township. A panel of a U.S. Court of Appeals said Friday that a Michigan Township can forbid a Christian school from moving into its city. First Liberty Institute, which is representing Livingston Christian School, called it a "very dangerous" precedent. "This precedent is [...]

Appeals Court Orders Christians to Pay Lesbians $135,000 for Refusing to Bake ‘Wedding’ Cake

By |January 25th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

PORTLAND, Oregon - A U.S. court of appeal dealt religious freedom another legal blow last week as it upheld a penalty against Christian bakers Aaron and Melissa Klein for declining to create a "wedding" cake for two lesbians almost five years ago. Lawyers for the Kleins said state Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian and the state Bureau of Labor and [...]

Judge Dismisses Satanist’s Lawsuit to Remove “In God We Trust” From Money

By |December 19th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Another attempt to remove “In God We Trust” from U.S. currency has been foiled by the courts… but this one was always a long shot. This past May, a self-described “non-theistic Satanist” from Illinois, Kenneth Mayle, filed a lawsuit against Congress, the country itself, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, and others arguing that the religious phrase “substantially burdened” his free exercise [...]

Ukraine: Hundreds of thousands gather to thank God for freedom to preach the gospel

By |October 2nd, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Ukraine is a sovereign state in Eastern Europe, bordered by Russia to the east and northeast, Belarus to the northwest, Poland, Hungary and Slovakia to the west, Romania, and Moldova to the southwest, and the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov to the south and southeast. Ukraine is currently in territorial dispute with Russia over [...]

The Nation’s First Satanic Monument Installed in Veteran’s Memorial Park – VIDEO

By |July 13th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , |

The nation’s first Satanic monument on public property to be installed in a veteran’s memorial park. A satanic monument is being installed on public property for the first time in United States history, WCCO-TV reported. The Satanic Temple’s monument — a black cube adorned with pentagrams and an upturned helmet — is slated to go up in [...]

Atheists Demand: Cross in Pensacola Park Must Come Down!

By |June 20th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Atheists across the fruited plain are rejoicing after a federal judge declared Monday that a cross erected in a Florida park violated the law and must come down. “I am aware that there is a lot of support in Pensacola to keep the cross as is, and I understand  and respect that point of view,” U.S. [...]

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has signed into law legislation shielding pastors’ sermons from government subpoena power

By |May 26th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Senate Bill 24 stemmed from the 2014 battle over Houston's anti-discrimination ordinance, when the city subpoenaed sermons of five pastors who opposed it. The legislation was a priority of Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, who joined Abbott on Sunday for a bill-signing ceremony at the churches of one of those pastors. “Texas law now will be your strength and [...]

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