Op-Ed Submissions

Anti-Christian Bigotry Surges in U.K.

Op-Ed Submissions7/19/2017 11:53:01 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, July 19, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a new survey on anti-Christian bigotry in the United Kingdom: Premier Christian Communications has released the results of a survey of 12,000 Christians in the U.K. assessing prejudice and discrimination against them. The findings are disturbing. 93% say Christianity is bein Source: Catholic League

Catholic-Evangelical Alliance is Strong

Op-Ed Submissions7/14/2017 8:12:00 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, July 14, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the Catholic-Evangelical alliance: Traditional Catholics and evangelical Christians have much in common, the latest example of which happened yesterday. Following an event on July 11th where U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions addressed the Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF), ABC News, Source: Catholic League

Media Smear Alliance Defending Freedom

Op-Ed Submissions7/14/2017 6:09:01 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, July 14, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on how some in the mainstream media are smearing Alliance Defending Freedom: Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) does some of the best legal work in the United States defending religious liberty. U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions spoke at one of its meetings on July 11, and some in the media t Source: Catholic League

Open Letter to Louisville Metro City Council Members from Operation Save America Addressing the Proposed Barricade Ordinance Denying 1st Amendment Rights

Op-Ed Submissions7/19/2017 3:00:00 AM
Contact: Rev. Rusty Lee Thomas, Operation Save America, 254-715-3134 LOUISVILLE, Ky., July 19, 2017 / www.ChristianNewswire.com / -- The following is submitted by Rev. Rusty Lee Thomas: Dear Metro City Council members: The standard Christians have followed down through the ages is that when the state commands us to do what God forbids, or forbids us to do what God commands, "We must obey Go rather than man." Supporters of a "safety zone" have crafted the issue before you to appe Source: Operation Save America

Award-winning Filmmaker Warns that Suicide Rates Will Soon Explode

Op-Ed Submissions7/12/2017 12:42:02 PM
Contact: Jen Thompson, 800-437-1893, jthompson@livingwaters.com LOS ANGELES, July 12, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Experts report that suicide in the United States has already reached epidemic proportions, with more than 40,000 taking their lives each year. The rate for teens has tripled since the 1950s, and suicide is now the second leading cause of death among college students. Filmmaker Ray Comfort, whose movies have been seen by millions, expects that trend to only increase. He identifies tw Source: Living Waters

Wall Street Journal Scores on School Choice

Op-Ed Submissions7/11/2017 5:01:05 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, July 11, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on an editorial in the July 10th edition of the Wall Street Journal: There is no newspaper in the country that consistently tracks school choice programs better than the Wall Street Journal. Its latest editorial on this subject is no exception: it reports on two updated studies on school vouc Source: Catholic League

Evangelist Alveda King: 'America's Independence Should be for Everyone'

Op-Ed Submissions6/30/2017 9:52:00 AM
Contact: Leslie Palma, 347-286-7277 ATLANTA, June 30, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following is submitted by Evangelist Alveda King: July 4, 1776 was a great day in American history; Independence Day! So historically July 4th is a day that is celebrated yearly with family get-togethers, cookouts, parades, watermelon, and fireworks. It was a great day but not for all! While our nation was liberated from British rule in 1776 there was a class of people, slaves that didn't enjoy inde Source: Alveda King Ministries

More Justice Needed in Philly

Op-Ed Submissions6/30/2017 6:02:02 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, June 30, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams:    On June 29, Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams, on trial for 29 counts of bribery, extortion and fraud, abruptly pleaded guilty to bribery. He was immediately remanded to jail by a judge who pronounced himself " Source: Catholic League

Bishop Paprocki Unfairly Maligned

Op-Ed Submissions6/29/2017 5:14:01 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, June 29, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comes to the defense of Springfield, Illinois Bishop Thomas Paprocki: It's a sign of the collapse of civility in the culture that insult and invective have taken the place of reasoned discourse. Bishop Thomas Paprocki releases a decree on "manifest sinners" in the Catholic Church who are gi Source: Catholic League

Sharefaith Announces 2017 Top Universities and Schools for Worship Ministry

Op-Ed Submissions6/27/2017 12:05:00 PM
Contact: Sharefaith Inc., 888-317-4018 MEDFORD, Ore., June 27, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Sharefaith announces its Top 20 Best Universities & Schools for Worship Ministry for 2017. Sharefaith, award-winning creator of easy, affordable, all-in-one church tools to engage and grow members with resources such as church websites, website migration, church mobile apps, 80,000 church graphics & worship media, worship presentation software, Sunday School & VBS Bible lessons, and online giving Source: Sharefaith Inc

Atheist Christian Haters Win in Court

Op-Ed Submissions6/21/2017 5:31:02 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, June 21, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a First Amendment case that dealt a blow to religious liberty: For 75 years, Bayview Park, in a Pensacola, Florida neighborhood, has been home to a large cross. The 1941 wooden cross, erected by a New Deal agency, was replaced by a civic group in 1969 with a 34-foot concrete "Latin cro Source: Catholic League

Leader in Online Christian Education Releases a Major Upgrade to Improve Student Experience

Op-Ed Submissions6/19/2017 6:00:00 AM
Contact: John Rotheray, Sevenstar, 513-612-1029, info@sevenstar.org PLANO, Texas, June 19, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Sevenstar, a world leader in online Christian education, is pleased to announce that it updated its Learning Management System (LMS) to Agilix Buzz in April. Sevenstar's online learning platform is used by hundreds of Christian schools in over 40 countries, and the upgraded LMS has already benefited thousands of students taking online courses in 6-12th grade. The Buz Source: Sevenstar

Trump Scores by Okaying Dreamers

Op-Ed Submissions6/16/2017 9:40:01 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, June 16, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on President Trump's decision to recognize the Dreamers:  President Trump is going to shield from deportation those young people who were brought to the United States illegally by their parents, the so-called Dreamers. He is to be commended for doing so. In the decision announced la Source: Catholic League

Pew Study Minimalizes Christian Persecution

Op-Ed Submissions6/16/2017 4:47:05 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, June 16, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a new Pew Research Center study of global religious restrictions: Most studies that measure attacks on religion speak about religious persecution. A Pew Research Center article released June 9, based on a Pew study that was published in April, takes a different tack: it provides data o Source: Catholic League

Lance Berkman's Religious Rights Attacked

Op-Ed Submissions6/14/2017 8:49:01 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, June 14, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on gay activists who are attacking the free speech and religious liberty rights of former St. Louis Cardinals player Lance Berkman: Not too long ago it would be considered perverse to say that men have a right to use the restrooms and shower facilities reserved for women. Today, the rever Source: Catholic League