Whaddaya know! (I’m bolding the stuff I think really sticks out): A Special Message from the Bishops of the United States The bishops of this country have just concluded their traditional fall meeting in Baltimore and have spent time on issues important to them and their people: help to those suffering from Typhoon Haiyan; an [Read More...]
Court tells God King he can’t hold a gun to the head of a Catholic business, frog march them into somebody’s bedroom, and make them pay for their contraception. Dear confused paladins of sexual libertinism: Make up your minds. You want us Catholics out of the privacy of your bedroom? Fine by me. I don’t [Read More...]
By Standing with Eden Foods. They are one of the good guys, with a consistent life ethic selling organic food and, mirabile dictu, thinking that God knew what he was doing when he made nature. So they also are refusing to be frog marched into somebody’s bedroom to pay for their contraceptives and are therefore [Read More...]
…for failure to worship him. His patience with our barbaric folkways has run out. And besides, when he punishes Catholics, good and Truly Enlightened[TM] People have nothing to fear: Here’s the basic deal: Attention Catholics! You have absolutely no right to say what should and should not happen in somebody’s bedroom–and we are now sticking [Read More...]
Monday, April 8 is the deadline for submitting comments to the Obama Administration on the latest version of its HHS contraceptive/abortifacient/sterilization mandate. Please take a moment to submit a short online comment in support of religious freedom. Religious freedom is not just the right to go to church. It is the freedom to live one’s [Read More...]
The USCCB writes: Dear Friend of Religious Liberty: As you know, there are major threats looming against people and groups that are opposed in conscience to providing insurance coverage for sterilizations, contraception, or abortifacient drugs, or to participating in or facilitating an abortion. Now is the time to act! Congress will soon be considering a [Read More...]
EWTN and Register to Obama: We still resist you to your face. So do an awful lot of other people of conscience who are taking this to court–and doing reasonably well by all reports. At the end of the day, what the argument boils down to is this. Sandra Fluke sez to people who had [Read More...]
Smart lawyer types and the USCCB and various other religious folk who bid fair to be screwed by this tyrannical act will have to take the magnifying glass to it and figure out what it all means but it’s not a very encouraging sign. Here’s Ezra Klein’s first draft of history. As a non-lawyer type, my [Read More...]
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