Jeb Bush Answers Evangelicals’ Top Question

Pastor Robert Jeffress lifted the veil on a private meeting the nation's Christian leaders had with a half-dozen presidential hopefuls, revealing the top question evangelicals want candidates to answer: Do you plan to fight the persecution of Christians by ISIS abroad and by the secular Left at home? This week Jeb Bush answered that question loud, clear, and publicly. Bush said the Obama … [Read more...]

The Top Question Evangelicals Want Presidential Candidates to Answer is….

What is the most important issue facing evangelical Christians today? The Obama administration has given Christians plenty to be concerned about, but one item outranks every other, according to a senior evangelical leader. “I was in a closed-door session with six of these candidates in D.C.” recently, Pastor Robert Jeffress The O'Reilly Factor last week. Several other evangelicals joined him in … [Read more...]

Watch: Bobby Jindal Passionately Defends Religious Liberty

He has not said for sure whether he is running for president, but Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has left no doubt about where he stands on religious liberty. In an op-ed for the New York Times, Jindal promised to stand up for religious freedom, unlike governors who “quickly cowered amid the shrieks of Big Business and the radical Left.” He has signed a Religious Freedom Restoration Act – … [Read more...]

Hillary Clinton: ‘Religious beliefs’ that oppose abortion ‘have to be changed’

NEW YORK CITY, April 24, 2015 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Speaking to an influential gathering in New York City on Thursday, Hillary Clinton declared that “religious beliefs” that condemn or prohibit abortion-on-demand “have to be changed.” “Yes, we've cut the maternal mortality rate in half, but far too many women are still denied critical access to reproductive health,” Hillary told the Women in the … [Read more...]

Indiana faces backlash as it becomes 20th state to protect religious liberty

INDIANAPOLIS, IN, March 27, 2015 (LifeSiteNews.com) – On Thursday, Indiana became the 20th state to prevent the government from forcing people of faith to violate their religious beliefs in business or the public square. Governor Mike Pence signed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (SB 101) into law, saying the freedom of religion is preeminent American value. “The … [Read more...]

State Senator’s family receives death threats after promoting religious freedom

OKLAHOMA, OK, March 9, 2015 (LifeSiteNews.com) – He introduced a bill that said homosexual activists needed to live and let live. Their reaction – threatening to kill his children – proves his point, he says. Homosexual activists have sent bullying and intimidating messages – including threats of violence – to Oklahoma State Senator Joseph Silk, R-Broken Bow, after he sponsored a bill that … [Read more...]

The mainstream media discover our 6-week-old story about the Satanic Temple’s ‘religious objection’ to pro-life laws

Satan and the media: A match made in.... July 29, 2014 (TheRightsWriter.com) – The media have been abuzz for the past 24 hours with a report that The Satanic Temple is demanding that women be excused from mandatory pre-abortion counseling on that grounds that it violates the religious teachings of Satanism. Indeed, there has been so much reporting that you may be tricked into believing it is … [Read more...]

Obama on Pope’s resignation: “I have appreciated our work together over these last four years”

President Barack Obama has released a statement on the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI and, as usual, it's all about himself. In three spartan sentences, he manages to use the word “I” four times. The use of the first-person singular is Obama's own Holy Tradition, a hallmark of both his rhetoric and his governing style. His administration is a Magisterium of one. Nonetheless, one line is … [Read more...]

Southern Baptist leader: Obama Contraception mandate ‘is not only a Catholic issue’

LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY, February 2, 2012, (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Obama administration’s mandate that religious institutions cover all birth control, including abortifacient drugs like Plan B and Ella, and sterilization in their health insurance plans has people of faith banding together across traditional doctrinal divisions. Dr. Albert Mohler, president of The Southern Baptist Theological … [Read more...]

UPDATED: Supreme Court unanimously shoots down Obama admin in religious freedom case

WASHINGTON, D.C., January 12, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) – In a breakthrough decision for religious freedom, the Supreme Court unanimously ruled Wednesday that religious institutions have a constitutional right to determine their ministers without government interference. Although the High Court has long recognized churches’ First Amendment right to choose priests and senior pastors, yesterday’s … [Read more...]