wecandoitposter BUSINESS OWNERS V. OBAMACARE

Bill Donohue comments on Friday’s decision by a federal judge who issued an injunction that allows the owners of a private company not to provide abortifacients, contraceptives, and sterilization services to their employees as mandated by ObamaCare: The ruling in Newland v. Sebelius is significant: it means that the Obama administration not only has... [Read more...]

Cardinal Daniel DiNardo FIGHT FOR RELIGIOUS LIBERTY MOUNTS

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the latest initiatives to secure religious liberty: Yesterday, Daniel Cardinal DiNardo heralded the inclusion of the Abortion Non-Discrimination Act, and key provisions from the Respect for Rights of Conscience Act, in the appropriations bill for Fiscal Year 2013 of the House Appropriations Subcommittee... [Read more...]

6a00d8341c630a53ef0120a91d0029970b-600wi OBAMACARE RULING AND CATHOLIC RIGHTS

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the U.S. Supreme Court decision upholding ObamaCare: The only way Catholic non-profits could have survived the encroachment of the federal government on their right not to buy insurance for services they deem immoral was if the entire ObamaCare legislation had been struck down. That did not happen. The... [Read more...]

fightingirish CATHOLIC REBELLION HAS BEGUN

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on lawsuits filed today against the Obama administration. At issue is the constitutionality of the Health and Human Services edict seeking to force Catholic non-profits to pay for abortion-inducing drugs, contraceptive services and sterilization in their insurance plans: This is a great day for those who... [Read more...]

car_accident OBAMACARE vs. CATHOLIC CHURCH

Bill Donohue comments on the latest confrontation between the Catholic Church and the Obama administration: Two developments in the last 24 hours offer new evidence that the confrontation between the Catholic Church and the Obama administration is reaching collision course dimensions: yesterday, attorneys for the United States Conference of Catholic... [Read more...]

Sally Quinn SALLY QUINN’S WAR ON CATHOLICS

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Sally Quinn’s “On Faith” blog at the Washington Post: It’s no secret that Sally Quinn (who is not Catholic) has a problem with the Catholic Church (save for soup-kitchen Catholics). But today she outdid herself: Of the three lead stories on her Washington Post blog, three are on Catholicism.... [Read more...]

calendar2 NUNS AND OBAMACARE

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments as follows: Critics of Vatican efforts to reform the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) have their talking points down so well that everyone now just assumes that the reform initiative was triggered by concerns over these nuns pushing for ObamaCare. All of them are wrong, and it is not a matter... [Read more...]

Sisters of Life Novices 2008 VATICAN CRITICS GET LOOPY

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the way some are reacting to the Vatican’s decision to reform the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR): Over the years, I have met many nuns who have been distraught over the way some in their ranks have lost their way. Now that the Vatican is seeking reforms, these nuns feel vindicated.... [Read more...]

ACLU 2 OBAMA ENLISTS ACLU TO WAR ON CATHOLICS

On April 3, Catholic News Service published a story on an internal memo from the bishops on ObamaCare. Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on it today: The more the bishops study this issue, the more resolved they are in opposing ObamaCare. At the heart of the bishops’ objections is the contrived and unjust way the Obama administration... [Read more...]

cross RELIGIOUS RIGHTS REJECTED

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on today’s Senate vote to table the “Respect for Rights of Conscience Act”: The 51-48 vote to table an amendment by Sen. Roy Blunt that would guarantee rights of conscience for the employees of religious institutions does not end the debate. There is a bill sponsored by Rep. Jeff Fortenberry that... [Read more...]

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