Southern Baptist Convention Files Suit Against HHS Mandate


The Southern Baptist Convention has joined dozens of other religious organizations by filing suit against the Obama adminstration’s HHS Mandate. Southern Baptists are the second largest denomination in America, with over 16 million members.

My question: Where are you Marymount Loyola?

From the CBN News:

The Obama administration has said churches and a narrowly defined category of religious organizations are exempt. But the administration is still threatening devastating penalties to many other ministry organizations, like Christian colleges, missions organizations, and family ministries.

“The government’s refusal to treat these ministries as ‘religious employers’ is senseless,” Mark Rienzi, senior counsel for the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, said in a written statement.

“These people spend their lives teaching and preaching their religious faith – if they do not qualify as ‘religious employers,’ the government needs to get a new definition,” Rienzi said.

"Well, that didn't take long, did it? Love-fest is over. NK is back on the ..."

North Korea Agrees to “Work Toward ..."
"Do you think that countries don't need assistance from other countries to keep this mixed ..."

North Korea Agrees to “Work Toward ..."
"I'm going to leave this because you may not understand how this blog operates.Please don't ..."

North Korea Agrees to “Work Toward ..."
"Sue, yes, I was asked if I would put my name in nomination, and I ..."

Californians Will Vote on Splitting State ..."

Browse Our Archives

Follow Us!


What Are Your Thoughts?leave a comment