Religious Liberties/Persecution

Public Advocate Videos Reach 60,000 Today in Alabama in Moore vs. Strange Run Off

Religious Liberties / Persecution9/19/2017 6:59:00 AM
On schedule to reach 1 million Alabamans Contact: Public Advocate, 703-845-1808, eugenedelgaudio@rcn.com, publicadvocateusa.org@gmail.com; twitter: @eugenedelgaudio; @publicfreedom WASHINGTON, Sept. 19, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Eugene Delgaudio, president of Public Advocate is betting on one horse in the Alabama Senate race. "My money is on the horse Roy Moore is riding on and it seems Alabamans also have faith in that horse," says Delgaudio. Public Advocate of the United States Source: Public Advocate

'Satanist Group' Fizzles in Tacoma School

Religious Liberties / Persecution9/18/2017 10:00:03 AM
Contact: Liberty Counsel, 407-875-1776, Media@LC.org; Press Kit   ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 18, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Atheists masquerading as a so-called Satanist Temple group recently ended its after-school program at Point Defiance Elementary School in Tacoma. The After-School Satan Club ceased meeting soon after teachers from the Seattle Satanic Temple offered their first meeting in December 2016. Apparently, only one child joined the club. The group states that its purp Source: Liberty Counsel

FRC Action PAC Endorses Judge Roy Moore for United States Senate

Religious Liberties / Persecution9/18/2017 7:06:02 AM
Contact: J.P. Duffy or Macie Malone, 866-FRC-NEWS WASHINGTON, Sept. 18, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- FRC Action PAC, the political action committee connected with Family Research Council Action, is endorsing Judge Roy Moore for United States Senate in the state of Alabama.FRC Action President, Tony Perkins commented: "These are challenging times and our nation is looking for bold leadership. Over the years Judge Moore has proven he is willing to stand up for our Constitution and Source: FRC Action

Best Selling Christian & Messianic Author Challenges Israeli Sanhedrin Over Ban of Messianic Marriages

Religious Liberties / Persecution9/13/2017 11:13:04 AM
Contact: Bob Darling, 262-222-5406 GRAFTON, Wis., Sept 13, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Best-selling Christian and Messianic author of the "Restoring Truth" Series (a.co/860doam), is challenging the State of Israel's Sanhedrin (Rabbinic High Court of 70 leading Rabbis) who handle religious judgments for Jewish believers. The Sanhedrin has ruled that it will not allow Jewish Rabbis to conduct Messianic Jewish weddings. Messianic Jews are Torah observant believers in the Messiah Yeshua ( Source: Yeshua House

Foundation for Moral Law Defends Persecuted Christian Baker

Religious Liberties / Persecution9/13/2017 6:05:01 AM
Contact: John Eidsmoe, Foundation for Moral Law, 334-262-1245, info@morallaw.orgMONTGOMERY, Ala., Sept. 13, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Foundation for Moral Law, a Montgomery nonprofit corporation dedicated to the defense of the Constitution as written and intended by its Framers and to the free exercise of religion, has filed an amicus brief with the United States Supreme Court in defense of a Colorado bakery and its owner.A gay couple filed a complaint against Masterpiece Cakeshop fo Source: Foundation for Moral Law

Exposing the Truth About the SPLC's 'Hate Labels'

Religious Liberties / Persecution9/12/2017 1:51:05 PM
Contact: Liberty Counsel, 407-875-1776, Media@LC.org; Press Kit   ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 12, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) grossly misrepresents and recklessly labels Christian, pro-family and conservative nonviolent groups as "hate groups," lumping them in with violent groups like the KKK, Neo-Nazis and white supremacists. The SPLC includes Liberty Counsel, Alliance Defending Freedom, Family Research Council, the American Family Ass Source: Liberty Counsel

De Blasio's Monument Goals are Troubling

Religious Liberties / Persecution9/12/2017 5:22:00 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.orgNEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's panel that will determine which monuments and other markers should be taken down: New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has empanelled 18 persons to assess which monuments and other markers should be removed from city property. He said the panel "will develop g Source: Catholic League

In US Supreme Court Brief, Christian Doctors Cite Conscience Conflicts Similar to Creative Artists

Religious Liberties / Persecution9/11/2017 10:05:00 AM
Contact: Margie Shealy, Christian Medical Association, 423-341-4254 WASHINGTON, Sept. 11, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The nation's largest faith-based professional association of health professionals, the Christian Medical Association (CMA, www.cmda.org), contends in a legal brief filed with the Supreme Court that its members' conscience battles parallel those of creative artists sued for declining to participate in proceedings inconsistent with their conscience and convictions. CMA Source: Christian Medical Association

Judicial Watch Statement on Justice Department's Decision Not to Charge Lois Lerner in IRS Scandal

Religious Liberties / Persecution9/8/2017 12:28:04 PM
Contact: Jill Farrell, Judicial Watch, 202-646-5172 WASHINGTON, Sept. 8, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement regarding the Department of Justice's decision not to bring charges against Lois Lerner, former director of the Exempt Organizations Unit of the IRS, whose own emails place her at the heart of the politicization of the IRS for the targeting of conservative groups: I have zero confidence that the Justice Departmen Source: Judicial Watch

Life Legal Files Joint Amicus Brief with SCOTUS in Masterpiece Cakeshop Case

Religious Liberties / Persecution9/8/2017 6:18:00 AM
Contact: Alexandra Snyder, Life Legal Defense Foundation, 202-717-7371 WASHINGTON, Sept. 8, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Life Legal has collaborated with the Bioethics Defense Fund in an amicus brief filed with the Supreme Court yesterday in Masterpiece Cakeshop Ltd. v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission. The brief was written on behalf of the American College of Pediatricians and other pro-life health professionals. As you may be aware, the Masterpiece case involves a baker who was asked t Source: Life Legal Defense Foundation

Trump Must Nix HHS Mandate

Religious Liberties / Persecution9/6/2017 8:24:05 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org     NEW YORK, Sept. 6, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue is calling upon President Trump to repeal the Health and Human Services (HHS) mandate: The Catholic Benefits Association (CBA), which provides health coverage to many Catholic entities, is asking President Trump to repeal and replace the HHS mandate that was sponsored by President Obama. We secon Source: Catholic League

Conservative Movement Releases Open Letter to the News Media: Beware of the Southern Poverty Law Center

Religious Liberties / Persecution9/6/2017 7:57:00 AM
Contact: J.P. Duffy or Alice Chao, 866-FRC-NEWS, 866-372-6397 WASHINGTON, Sept. 6, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Family Research Council (FRC) today joined a coalition of 47 conservative leaders and organizations in releasing an open letter to news organizations, calling on the media to stop using data from the discredited Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC). The SPLC has recklessly labeled dozens of mainstream conservative organizations as "hate groups." SPLC's labeling of FRC a Source: Family Research Council

'Huckabee' to Premiere October 7th on TBN -- TBN Releases Show Trailer

Religious Liberties / Persecution9/5/2017 5:37:00 AM
Former Fox News Channel Host, Presidential Candidate Gov. Mike Huckabee Launching Hour-Long Weekend Talk Show Focusing on News, Issues, Entertainment and FaithContact: Paige Collins, 615-934-4162, paige@iconmediagroup.comLOS ANGELES, Sept. 5, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Former Arkansas Governor, presidential candidate, and longtime popular political commentator Mike Huckabee will premiere his weekly news and talk show, "Huckabee," on Saturday, October 7th at 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. Source: Icon Media Group

Chaplain, Former Legislator Teaches How to Run for Political Office and Win

Religious Liberties / Persecution8/31/2017 12:13:04 PM
Contact: Chaplain Gordon Klingenschmitt, PhD, 719-360-5132, chaplaingate@yahoo.com WASHINGTON, Aug. 31, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The former Navy Chaplain, PhD, TV host and former state legislator Gordon Klingenschmitt is launching a new book (with corresponding video teaching curriculum) entitled "How To Liberate The World in 30 Days: A Step-by-Step Guide to Take Back Your Country," published by World Ahead Press. You can get the first chapter free at SchoolOfLiberty.org. INTERVI Source: SchoolOfLiberty.org

SPLC Should Rename 'Hate Map' to 'Groups We Hate Map'

Religious Liberties / Persecution8/30/2017 11:33:01 AM
Contact: Liberty Counsel, 407-875-1776, Media@LC.org; Press Kit   ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 30, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) admitted its fault and removed a town from its "Hate Map" this week. That map irresponsibly mixes religious organizations with violent hate groups, and this time it included the town of Amana because an unknown source alleged some people who might have been associated with The Daily Stormer met one time in a resta Source: Liberty Counsel