Our Evangelical Brethren Sound the Call to Meet Us At Helm’s Deep! UPDATED

 

Over on Christianity Today, that is the message that Timothy George and Chuck Colson write to our Evangelical Christian brethren. Go read First They Came for the Catholics: Obama’s Contraceptive Mandate, An Open Letter to Evangelical Christians. Here’s a taste.

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ:

As you probably know by now, Obama Administration has refused to grant religious organizations an exemption from purchasing health insurance that covers abortion-inducing drugs, surgical sterilization, and contraception. [Read more...]

Sen. Harry Reid Runs Headlong Into the Constitution, Comes Away Shaken

It seems there was some talk of amendments to a Transportation Bill, that got side-swiped by the First Amendment to the Constitution. Mr. Reid complained.

“Here is a bipartisan bill to create and save jobs,” the Democrat from Nevada said, noting it had required the input of four different committees. “Every state in the union is desperate for these dollars. But to show how the Republicans never lose an opportunity to mess up a good piece of legislation, listen to this: They’re talking about First Amendment rights, the Constitution. [Read more...]

The Nuns From Nashville are Awesome!

We should all go and hug them, immediately, if not sooner. Have you seen their letter to folks about the HHS Mandate? Have a gander here,

Statement from Dominican Sisters of St. Cecilia Congregation February 6, 2012

Health Insurance Mandate: Religious Freedom and Conscience Rights in United States Seriously Threatened [Read more...]

Yes, the Obama Administration has “Uncorked It” UPDATED

That’s aviator speak for “lost control of it.” That much is obvious. Bloggers Amie Parnes and Sam Baker up on The Hill, share the scoop with us in their post, Obama Administration Struggles to Contain Uproar over Birth-control Rule. [Read more...]

Remember Yesterday’s Post by Steven Greydanus?

It’s been updated. Go read it at once.

Also, it turns out my Managing Editor made the comparison about Lucy and the football first. I was celebrating at the time, and so I missed that. *blushing*

The Latest Lawsuit Against HHS is Filed by EWTN

Details are at the National Catholic Register, which is owned by EWTN. Boogity.

Send a message right.in.the.White.House.living.room! There’s a way to do that. ==>>http://wh.gov/kl3

Mr. Obama? The Church Will Bury You

So says a couple of secular journalists in the Business Insider article with the greatest title ever. Time to Admit it: The Church Has Always Been Right On Birth Control. Here’s a taste, [Read more...]

Senator Rand Paul Quotes a Papal Encylical?!

Yes.He.Does. Right here in his article in today’s National Review Online.

That is the third time he has impressed me with telling folks that Seizure’s power grab is a little too much to stand. Remember the first time? That was when he was one of only four senators to vote “no” on the defense spending bill that stripped us of habeas corpus, and made us subject to indefinite detention. The second time he impressed me was on January 22, 2012 when he refused to cooperate with TSA at the Nashville airport when he was trying to get back to D.C. for the March for Life.

Bravo Zulu, Senator Paul.

So, About the “Freedom of Conscience” Petition UPDATED

The Freedom of Conscience petition

Good news! “The Petition” is now number three on the list of “popular” petitions over at the White House website. Who would have thought it possible, given it’s humble origins? [Read more...]

Steven Greydanus reminds us to never…

trust Lucy with the football. No, Obama is NOT looking to compromise or backdown. < <==Read that in it's entirety, por favor before going any further.

Now, remember the council of Our King? [Read more...]


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