Op-Ed Submissions

Pope Slams Three Types of Persecution

Op-Ed Submissions11/22/2017 3:24:01 AM
Contact: The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org NEW YORK, Nov. 22, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the November 22 homily given by Pope Francis:  Pope Francis has been consistent in his condemnation of what he calls "ideological colonization," or the attempt by developed nations to impose a radical cultural agenda on the poor, including those who live in less developed nati Source: Catholic League

Chinese Pastors Call on China's Communist Party to Cease Human Rights Violations -- Seek Help from Global Community

Op-Ed Submissions11/21/2017 3:25:03 PM
Contact: ChinaAid.org, 432-689-6985, 432-553-1080, media@chinaaid.org JAKARTA, Indonesia, Nov. 21, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- After learning that the Chinese government harassed and prevented a group of Christians from leaving the country to attend a Reformation-themed convention in Jakarta, Indonesia, three speakers from the event penned a letter calling on communist authorities to abandon their "evil deeds of oppression" and begging those living in other countries to take action. Source: China Aid Association, Inc.

Faith-Based Movie has AR-15 Giveaway

Op-Ed Submissions11/21/2017 4:16:00 AM
Contact: Dr. J. Patrick Johnston, 740-453-9173, TheReliantMovie@yahoo.com DRESDEN, Ohio, Nov. 21, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- It's almost like the makers of The Reliant want to be controversial. Faith-based filmmaker and family practice physician Dr. Johnston has produced a full feature action movie starring Kevin Sorbo (Hercules), Brian Bosworth (The Longest Yard), and Eric Roberts (The Dark Knight), and to promote the movie they're giving away an AR-15. He personally owns the DPM Source: Fervent House Media

Open Letter of Support for Roy Moore

Op-Ed Submissions11/17/2017 2:00:00 AM
Contact: Rev. Rusty Lee Thomas, Operation Save America, 254-715-3134 BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Nov. 17, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- This is the statement given by Operation Save America's National Director, Rev. Rusty Lee Thomas, during yesterday's press conference in support of Roy Moore in Birmingham, Alabama. First, I'd like to address the Chief. Those who are gathered here are not your fair weather friends or sunshine patriots. We are brothers and sisters in Christ who love and care deepl Source: Operation Save America

Petition Launched to Reprimand Bill Maher

Op-Ed Submissions11/15/2017 5:03:01 AM
Contact: The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Bill Donohue comments on the Catholic League's response to what Bill Maher said on his last show: As we pointed out this week, Bill Maher unleashed a vile assault on Christians, singling out Catholics, on his November 10 HBO show, "Real Time with Bill Maher."  After discussing an offensive remark made by Alabama state au Source: Catholic League

Politics of Sexual Abuse in Pennsylvania

Op-Ed Submissions11/9/2017 5:00:00 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, Nov. 9, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue (photo) comments on legislation aimed at curbing sexual abuse in Pennsylvania:   The sexual abuse of minors is not taken seriously by many of the critics of the Catholic Church, unless, of course, the offenders are members of the clergy. This certainly includes the editorial board of the Philadelphia Inq Source: Catholic League

Media Lowball Killer's Atheism

Op-Ed Submissions11/8/2017 4:52:01 AM
Contact: The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue (photo) comments on how the media have covered the news that Texas shooter Devin Kelley was a rabid atheist.   The media have had plenty of time to discuss Devin Kelley's atheism and the role it may have played in gunning down the faithful during a religious service in a Texas church. But few have Source: Catholic League

Powerful New Guide to Overcoming Addiction and Trauma Through Prayer

Op-Ed Submissions11/7/2017 7:38:03 AM
Contact: Kristian Lynch, LCSW, 973-747-9093, thesurrenderprayer@gmail.com; www.TheSurrenderPrayer.com SOUTH ORANGE, N.J., Nov. 7, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Many Christians doubt the legitimacy of their salvation because they still struggle with many of the same hurts and destructive behaviors that they suffered from before they were saved. Now, Christian psychotherapist, Kristian Lynch, addresses and offers a solution in The Surrender Prayer: Where We End and God Begins (Surrendered Publ Source: Surrendered Publishing

New Release of Dylan's Christian Music

Op-Ed Submissions11/3/2017 5:11:04 AM
Contact: The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, Nov. 3, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the release of a boxed set of Bob Dylan's Christian-era music. "Trouble No MoreThe Bootleg Series Vol. 13, 1979-1981," is now available. It contains eight CDs and a DVD of Dylan's recordings during the years when he was a Christian; never before released songs are also Source: Catholic League

Feminist Opposition to Woman Judge Fails

Op-Ed Submissions11/1/2017 4:46:05 AM
Contact: The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, Nov. 1, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the triumph of Amy Coney Barrett:  Seventeen "women's rights" organizations, all of which complain there aren't enough women in public office, tried to stop the appointment of a woman, Amy Coney Barrett, to the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals. They failed. She was confirmed Source: Catholic League

Foundation for Moral Law Denounces Federal Court Transgender Injunction

Op-Ed Submissions10/31/2017 6:07:05 AM
Contact: John Eidsmoe, Foundation for Moral Law, 334-262-1245, info@morallaw.org MONTGOMERY, Ala., Oct. 31, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Foundation for Moral Law, a Montgomery-based nonprofit corporation dedicated to the acknowledgement of God and the strict interpretation of the Constitution as understood by its Framers, strongly criticized today's decision by Federal District Court Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly that invalidated President Trump's ban on transgender persons serving in Source: Foundation for Moral Law

Attack on Bishop Morlino is Scurrilous

Op-Ed Submissions10/30/2017 7:30:03 AM
Contact: Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on recent attacks on Bishop Robert Morlino of the Diocese of Madison (Wisconsin):   Catholics in the Diocese of Madison are very fortunate to have such a brilliant and courageous leader in Bishop Robert Morlino. He is currently under attack by dissident Catholics, ex-Catholics, and those who ne Source: Catholic League

Censoring Halloween

Op-Ed Submissions10/26/2017 7:02:02 AM
Contact: The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, 212-371-3191, pr@catholicleague.org   NEW YORK, Oct. 26, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on efforts to censor Halloween: No place in America is supposed to be a bastion of free speech more than a college campus, but it gave up that mantle long ago. Next week it will go into high gearit has already begunbanning Halloween costumes deemed offensive. Offensive to whom? Lib Source: Catholic League

Setting the Record Straight

Op-Ed Submissions10/20/2017 9:40:03 AM
Contact: John Eidsmoe, Foundation for Moral Law, 334-262-1245, info@morallaw.org MONTGOMERY, Ala., Oct. 20, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following is submitted by Judge John Bentley: On October 11, the Washington Post published an article about the compensation Judge Roy Moore received as President of the Foundation for Moral Law from 2007 to 2012. The article states that Judge Moore "collected more than $1 million" as president of the Foundation for Moral Law during th Source: Foundation for Moral Law

Evangelist Alveda King: Court Ordered Abortions and Political Strife Impede Racial Reconciliation

Op-Ed Submissions10/20/2017 8:27:00 AM
Contact: Leslie Palma, 732-757-9087 ATLANTA, Oct. 20, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following is submitted by Evangelist Alveda King: On October 19, 2017, a Judge orders the government to facilitate an abortion for a seventeen-year old illegal immigrant known as the "new Jane Roe;" with the ACLU representing the young mother. The Justice Department is seeking injunction to save life of baby. The shelter where the mother is housed has contacted a local pregnancy center and the grandmot Source: Alveda King Ministries