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Romney releases religious liberty ad “Be Not Afraid”

This morning we applaud Governor Romney for speaking out again about the attacks on our religious liberties. The ad should be refreshing for people of faith who care about this issue versus President Obama’s campaign choosing to hire Georgetown student …

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Prayer for the Protection of Religious Liberty

For all those keeping watch during the Virtual Vigil for Religious Liberty, we have one small request today: Join us in praying the Prayer for the Protection of Religious Liberty today. O God our Creator, Through the power and working …

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Nancy Pelosi – the video “I do my religion on Sundays…”

As thousands gather for religious liberty rallies around the country today, we wanted to share the video footage from House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s weekly press conference.

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Prayer in Defense of Marriage

God our Father, we give you thanks for the gift of marriage: the bond of life and love,and the font of the family. The love of husband and wife enriches your Church with children, fills the world with a multitude …

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Catholic Advocate Launches “Consultation” Web Video

Urges people of faith to support the Respect for Rights of Conscience Act Catholic Advocate launched our latest effort to defend religious liberty by calling on people of faith to support the Respect for Rights of Conscience act through a …

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Media Misreports Bishops’ Position

We are already seeing news stories this morning misreporting the bishops’ statements reacting to the White House mandate modification announcement Friday, February 10, 2012. The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) statement is lengthy. Here is what you need to …

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ProtectOurConscience.org featured on Christian Broadcasting Network

The lead item on this morning’s 700 Club on the Christian Broadcasting Network was entitled “Catholics Unite Against Law’s Birth Control Mandate” and featured comments from Catholic Advocate President Matt Smith. Watch below:

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How to Vote Catholic 2012

Our Public Witness (Chapter III) Should a political candidate talk publicly about his faith? Should an elected official allow his or her faith to inform political decisions? These are questions that have been discussed for decades, but the debate has …

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Bishops Conference Resigns from Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights

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On May 17, 2010, Catholic Advocate President Deal Hudson broke the news that the USCCB Belongs to Group Supporting Pro-Abortion Supreme Court Nominee. This followed on work Catholic Advocate unvieled in February when we highlighted some of the activities of …

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The Legislative War on the Church Continues in Connecticut

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By Anne Hendershott Despite the fact that under current Connecticut law, sexual abuse victims have 30 years past their 18th birthday to file a lawsuit, a new bill introduced in Connecticut’s legislature will completely remove the statute of limitations on …

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