Religious Liberties/Persecution

Day Gardner, President of National Black Pro-life Union States: Equality Act is an Attack on Religious Freedom and Free Speech

Religious Liberties / Persecution5/17/2019 11:53:03 AM
We Need to Hope and Pray There are Enough Senators with Some Common Sense and a Backbone to Defeat this Evil Bill in the Senate NEWS PROVIDED BY National Black Pro-life Union May 17, 2019 WASHINGTON, May 17, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following is submitted by Day Gardner, President of the National Black Pro-life Union: Unfortunately, the pressure of political correctness has tethered the tongues of many Congressional members who would ordinarily recognize the Equality Act bill Source: NBPLU

FRC President Tony Perkins Calls Out Equality Act: 'Egregious Attack' on Religious Freedom, 'Orwellian Reach'

Religious Liberties / Persecution5/16/2019 12:25:04 PM
NEWS PROVIDED BYFamily Research CouncilMay 16, 2019WASHINGTON, May 16, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Tony Perkins, President of Family Research Council spoke this morning at a press conference on Capitol Hill to oppose the Equality Act (H.R. 5). Other speakers at the press conference included Rep. Vicky Hartzler (R-Mo.), Rep. Warren Davidson (R-Ohio), Rep. Jody Hice (R-Ga.), Rep. Roger Marshall (R-Kan.), Rep. Carol Miller (R-W.Va.), Penny Nance, Kara Dansky, Michael Farris, an Source: Family Research Council

Open Letter to Congressional Black Caucus

Religious Liberties / Persecution5/14/2019 8:05:03 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Gone 2 Far Movement May 14, 2019 WASHINGTON, May 14, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following open letter is from Pastor Stephen Broden and Dr. Randy Short, M.Div.: Millions of Black Americans are slowly becoming aware that the so-called Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) is preparing to back-stab them by voting to enact the Gay Equality Act on Thursday, May 16, 2019. CBC Chairwoman Karen Bass (D-CA) and the entire morally-bankrupt CBC have flippantly refused to defend t Source: Gone2Far.org

Vice President Pence's Truthful Address

Religious Liberties / Persecution5/13/2019 9:08:00 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights May 13, 2019   NEW YORK, May 13, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Vice President Mike Pence's speech at Liberty University:   On May 11, Vice President Mike Pence spoke at Liberty University's Commencement, offering a stirring address. "The truth is," he said, "we live in a time when the freedom of religion is under assault." He cited a report deta Source: Catholic League

Coptic Solidarity Strongly Urges President Trump to Designate the Muslim Brotherhood a Terrorist Organization

Religious Liberties / Persecution5/13/2019 8:38:00 AM
News provided by Coptic Solidarity May 13, 2019   WASHINGTON, May 13, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Coptic Solidarity welcomes the White House announcement on April 30, 2019 of the administration's intent to designate the Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist organization. Coptic Solidarity strongly urges President Trump's administration to promptly issue such an executive order with the hope that it will put an end to the Muslim Brotherhood, which has been largely responsible for Islamic ex Source: Coptic Solidarity

'Equality Act' Guts Religious Freedom

Religious Liberties / Persecution5/10/2019 11:29:01 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Liberty Counsel May 10, 2019 WASHINGTON, May 10, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- HR 5, in the U.S. House, and S. 788, in the Senate, misnamed the "Equality Act," takes the unpreceded step of eliminating the Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 1993 (RFRA) as a claim or defense to the application of many federal laws. This bill drastically alters religious freedom in all cases, not just those involving LGBT.For example, the Civil Rights Act of 1964 perm Source: Liberty Counsel

Mayor Pete, Fake Christian, and The Re-definition of Christianity

Religious Liberties / Persecution5/9/2019 8:07:03 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Gone 2 Far Movement May 9, 2019 DALLAS, May 9, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following is submitted by Pastor Stephen Broden: Mayor Pete Buttigieg is publicly challenging the definition of what a Christian is in the public square. The culmination of the culture wars has now turned to redefining Christianity. The LGBTQ community has used media, entertainment, and the law to codify their view of sexuality. They have convinced Americans that the homosexual lifesty Source: Gone2Far.org

Recruiting Protesters Against Buttigieg and Biden - Video Released

Religious Liberties / Persecution5/9/2019 5:59:05 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BYVoice of ResistanceMay 9, 2019WASHINGTON, May 9, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Society for Truth and Justice has released a video interviewing six of the people who disrupted Pete Buttigieg in Dallas and in Iowa.The purpose of this video is to recruit men and women to disrupt Buttigieg and Biden events throughout the Democrat Primary season.Of the six men and women interviewed, four are African American. Also of note, 5 of them had never "preached" at a pol Source: Society for Truth and Justice

Wildfire Cripples FEBC Radio Station in South Korea

Religious Liberties / Persecution5/9/2019 4:46:01 AM
Gospel Broadcaster to Restore and Rebuild Fire-Ravaged Station near North Korea Border Fire has crippled FEBC's gospel radio station in South Korea, prompting an urgent appeal at www.febc.org to help Korean broadcasters rebuild and restore the station as soon as possible. NEWS PROVIDED BYFar East Broadcasting CompanyMay 9, 2019LA MIRADA, Calif., May 9, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Koreans are struggling to receive Christian radio broadcasts after a wildfire severely crippled a radio stat Source: InChrist Communications

Open Letter to POTUS and Majority Leader Mitch McConnell

Religious Liberties / Persecution5/8/2019 10:38:01 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Gone 2 Far Movement May 8, 2019 WASHINGTON, May 8, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following open letter is from Pastor S. E. Broden and Dr. Randy Short, M.Div.: The first amendment to the Constitution provides security and protection for religious liberty in our nation. The Equality Act will modify and encroach upon those protections and render our religious freedoms subordinate to the lifestyle choices of the LGBTQ community. We strongly encourage you to stop this Source: Gone 2 Far Movement

Veterans Home Bible Study Restored, but Federal Intervention Sought as California Still Denies Vets' Speech Rights

Religious Liberties / Persecution5/7/2019 10:37:05 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BYPacific Justice InstituteMay 7, 2019SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 7, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Pacific Justice Institute (PJI) has secured the restoration of a Bible study for elderly residents of the Veterans Home of California. But PJI attorneys will continue to fight for full restoration of religious freedom in the Home.  Last week, PJI launched DefendArtis.com, which tells the story of PJI client Artis Breau and her Bible study attendees. The site includes poignant video of Source: Pacific Justice Institute

'SNL' Rips Gay Priests

Religious Liberties / Persecution5/6/2019 7:07:00 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights May 6, 2019   NEW YORK, May 6, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue (photo) comments on a skit from the May 4th episode of "Saturday Night Live":   "SNL" went on a tear against homosexual priests on Saturday. Michael Che Campbell (his father named him after Che Guevara, the Cuban terrorist) made a quip about Pope Francis' warning against the negative aspects of gos Source: Catholic League

Detroit-Based Law Firm Dalton & Tomich, PLC Expands National Church Land Use and Zoning Practice

Religious Liberties / Persecution5/6/2019 4:00:00 AM
Litigation specialist Alexander Reuter joins team that has successfully represented congregations across the country in cases under Religious Land Use & Institutionalized Persons Act (RLUIPA) NEWS PROVIDED BY Dalton & Tomich, PLC May 6, 2019 DETROIT, May 6, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Dalton & Tomich, PLC today announced attorney Alexander Reuter has joined the firm's practice specializing in defending the religious freedoms of churches and other religious institutions in land use and Source: Dalton & Tomich, PLC

Pete Buttigieg Interrupted by Six Christian 'Prophets' at Dallas Democrat Fundraiser -- See Words and Photo of Protesters

Religious Liberties / Persecution5/4/2019 5:02:00 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BYVoice of ResistanceMay 4, 2019DALLAS, May 4, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Pete Buttigieg was "preached to" by six different men and women boldly preached to Pete Buttigieg during his Dallas campaign stop. Rev. Stephen Broden, an African American pastor, yelled out during Pete's press conference, "Pete Buttigieg! You're a fake Christian!" Pete was then whisked away from the press conference.During Pete's speech, two African American men, one African American Source: Society for Truth and Justice

Evangelist Alveda King: Thank God for Our President's Prayers: More Hope for Life from Womb to the Tomb

Religious Liberties / Persecution5/3/2019 7:16:01 AM
"Then if my people who are called by my name will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, I will hear from heaven and will forgive their sins and restore their land." - 2 Chronicles 7:14 NLT NEWS PROVIDED BY Alveda King Ministries May 3, 2019 WASHINGTON, May 3, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following is submitted by Evangelist Alveda King: May history always remember the day the President of The United States humbly acknowledged God our Cr Source: Alveda King Ministries