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|02/23/12||UPDATE ON HHS: Open Letter to Catholics, from President of U.S. Catholic Bishops
Feb. 23, 2012 - Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, and Bishop William E. Lori, chairman of the Ad Hoc Committee for Religious Liberty, released the following letter to Catholics throughout the country.
The letter offers a comprehensive update on the situation surrounding the HHS Birth Control Mandate, and urges all Catholics to fervently continue the fight for religious freedom.
Read the letters by clicking on links below:
To send message to your legislators, visit www.usccb.org/conscience.... [read more]
|02/23/12||ATTENTION WOMEN: SIGN THIS LETTER! 'Here We Are: Women who stand in favor of religious liberty'
Feb. 21, 2012 - Dr. Helen M. Alvaré & Kim Daniels invite all women who stand in favor of religious liberty, and who wish to offer a competing voice in the HHS mandate discussion surrounding sex, marriage, and family life, to visit www.womenspeakforthemselves.com. Signatures have been flooding in since it's public release.... [read more]
|02/21/12||In crisis: The state of marriage
|02/15/12||THE CATHOLIC DIFFERENCE: HHS and soft totalitarianism
Feb. 15, 2012 - The Obama administration's recently-announced HHS (Department of Health and Human Services) regulations, which would require Catholic institutions to subsidize health insurance coverage that provides sterilization, abortifacient drugs and contraceptives, should be located within the context of the administration's three-year-long effort to define religious freedom down.... [read more]
|02/14/12||HHS Mandate: Bishops renew call to legislative action on religious liberty
WASHINGTON (Feb. 10, 2012) – The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) has issued the following statement regarding recent changes to the HHS mandate. In short, the USCCB states that the regulatory changes announced Feb. 10 remain limited and unclear and that rescission of the mandate is the only complete solution. They urge Catholics to call for passage of the Respect for Rights of Conscience Act.... [read more]
|02/13/12||HHS Mandate: Tips on writing effective messages to your legislator
The Colorado Catholic Conference offers these tips on how to compose effective messages to your local and national legislative representatives.... [read more]
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