A key supporter is abandoning the Obama camp. The Catholic Health Association has withdrawn its support for Obama’s contraception mandate, which religious groups and First Amendment advocates say violates the Constitution and freedom of conscience.
“ministries should not be forced to provide or pay for morally objectionable services…”
“We are united in opposition to the creation in federal law of two classes of religious organizations..”
Whether it’s prayer, participating in a rally, casting a vote or making a video. All of us have a role to play in defending our unalienable rights.
”The Government seeks to require Plaintiffs – all Catholic entities – to violate their sincerely held religious beliefs…”
Look around a college campus – how many pregnant women do you see? Women need signs of hope and somewhere to turn to on campus when facing an unplanned pregnancy….
Last month, over 63,000 Americans gathered at sites in 145 cities for a massive rally in protest of the Mandate, known as Stand Up for Religious Freedom.
Former GOP presidential candidate Sen. John McCain has criticized his party for waging a “war on women” based on their reaction to the Obama administration’s mandate
“When President Obama ran for President in 2008, he made his Christian faith a very visible part of his campaign. It is now clear that was nothing more political posturing and there appears very little commitment by the President to protect religious freedom and justice.’
Pro-Life and Religious Groups To Gather at Federal Buildings March 23 in Defense of Religious Liberty