Tag Archives: Religious Liberty

On Presidents’ Day, the Knights of Columbus remind us about the source of our liberties

A powerful new Knights of Columbus commercial recalls the enduring trust in God that has defined our country. Please watch and share.

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Respect for Rights of Conscience Act Press Conference

Today, Congressman Jeff Fortenberry, author of the Respect for Rights of Conscience Act, along with a bipartisan, bicameral group of Members of Congress, speaks out against the HHS mandate that intrudes upon religious liberties and violates Americans’ rights of conscience. …

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What they are saying about the “compromise”…

Our bishops, Members of Congress, scholars, and the media are all commenting on the religious liberty “accommodation”, or rather lack thereof, announced by the White House Friday, February 10, 2012. We’ve compiled some of the best for you to stay …

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White House Fails to Address Religious Liberty Concerns

“Our religious liberties are an inalienable right not a privilege that can be changed on a whim,” said Matt Smith, Catholic Advocate president. “Our faith-based institutions should not be forced by this administration or any in the future to violate …

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Speaker Boehner – Obama Admin. Attack on Religious Freedom “Will Not Stand”

Speaker John Boehner took to the House floor on Wednesday, February 8, 2012 to stand for religious liberty. Watch his remarks:

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Do not silence Military Chaplains

Over the weekend we were alerted to news that the Army’s Office of the Chief of Chaplains ordered priests not to read a letter from Archbishop Timothy Broglio, Archdiocese for the Military Services, USA, on the HHS mandate. A compromise …

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The Demands of Discipleship

Christ calls us to discipleship. And discipleship demands a response of faith and courageous charity. Today it has become necessary to reclaim an ancient title: We are soldiers of Christ.

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TAKE ACTION: Obama HHS Turns its Back on People of Faith

We first sounded the alarm this summer, and today our worst fears were confirmed: The Obama Administration will force religious institutions to provide and pay for various forms of contraception. They tried to offer a fig leaf to faith-based organizations by …

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Catholic Vote in 2012: Why Either Political Party Could Win It

On December 10, 2011, The Daily Beast/Newsweek published the following commentary written by Catholic Advocate’s leadership: Catholic Vote in 2012: Why Either Political Party Could Win It The Catholic vote is up for grabs—and more complex than ever. Deal W. …

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Catholic Advocate Launches Call for Protecting Religious Liberty with “Common Ground” Web Video

In his commencement address at Notre Dame on May 17, 2009, President Obama called for an unprecedented common ground for those with differing beliefs, but his actions have undermined that hopeful sentiment. Watch the video below to learn more.

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