Tag Archives: Religious Freedom

Folau’s prospects bolstered by landmark religious freedom ruling in Britain — Family First NZ

 

Sydney Morning Herald 4 July 2019Family First Comment: The English Court of Appeal has decided: “The mere expression of religious views about sin does not necessarily connote discrimination.”#FreeToBelieve Britain’s second-highest court handed down a decision on religious freedom yesterday that will send chills down the collective spine of Rugby Australia. In contrast, Israel Folau and his…

via Folau’s prospects bolstered by landmark religious freedom ruling in Britain — Family First NZ

Why You Should Support Israel Folau — WOBH | Media

 

I’ve written about the Folau saga twice. First during the minor skirmish with the anti-Christian media last year, and then I covered it a second time during the opening salvo of this new war. The second episode of the Right Minds podcast had a segment on this subject as well. I genuinely expected things to…

via Why You Should Support Israel Folau — WOBH | Media

The Media’s Homophobic Lie — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

Israel Folau has been smeared repeatedly by the media as homophobic and his tweet has been deliberately mischaracterized as homophobic. They even described his speech in his home church as homophobic when it was anything but. Those two lies, however, are not the biggest lies told by the media. The biggest lie has been their…

via The Media’s Homophobic Lie — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

Folau donations close to $2 million — Kiwiblog

News.com.au reports: Israel Folau says he has no ill will towards his critics, who have “every right” to express their own beliefs and opinions.Folau’s new fundraiser has raised more than $1.7 million, putting him more than halfway to his goal to build a multi-million war chest to fund his unfair dismissal case.The appeal hosted by the…

via Folau donations close to $2 million — Kiwiblog

Freedom to Donate to Whatever Cause You Choose — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

 

GoFundMe has pulled the rug out from under Israel Folau’s fundraising page, taking away the over $700,000 Australian dollars that had been donated to his legal defence. I believe that we all should have the freedom to donate to whatever cause we choose, and so does Martyn Iles who is the Managing Director of the…

via Freedom to Donate to Whatever Cause You Choose — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

Face of the day — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

 

[…] Tamaki [said] it was his “God-given responsibility” to preach the word of the holy spirit, declaring he is here to protect Kiwis’ freedom of speech. “The war that will rage is a confrontation of beliefs. I am confident I speak for many New Zealanders, who don’t have a voice or public profile but still…

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Religious Freedom and the Rule of Judges — The Wentworth Report

Religious Freedom and the Rule of Judges, by Tony Abbott. It was the intention of the Turnbull government and it’s now the intention of the Morrison government to maintain and protect religious freedom. … The question, of course, is how is that best done? And obviously, what we shouldn’t be doing … is enshrining a […]

via Religious Freedom and the Rule of Judges — The Wentworth Report

Mike Pence: Religious Freedom Is ‘Top Priority’ Of Trump Administration — Daily Wire

Not only can religious conservatives count on President Trump to aid them in the pro-life movement, he can count on them to protect their religious freedoms, according to Vice President Mike Pence. Speaking at the first annual Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom this week, the vice president, along with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, expressed…

via Mike Pence: Religious Freedom Is ‘Top Priority’ Of Trump Administration — Daily Wire

RELIGIOUS FREEDOM WIN: SCOTUS Invalidates Ruling Against Christian Florist — Daily Wire

On Monday, the Supreme Court ruled that a Washington state court would have to reconsider its ruling against a florist who served a gay couple for over ten years but would not do their wedding flowers.

via RELIGIOUS FREEDOM WIN: SCOTUS Invalidates Ruling Against Christian Florist — Daily Wire

Christian Nonprofit Defending Religious Freedom Removed By Amazon From Its Donations Program — Daily Wire

Why would the Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF), a non-profit, public interest law firm that fights for religious freedom, be ejected from AmazonSmile, Amazon’s program which takes a small part of a customer’s purchase and donates it to the nonprofit chosen by the customer?

via Christian Nonprofit Defending Religious Freedom Removed By Amazon From Its Donations Program — Daily Wire

Julian Mann: Make no mistake. This Ofsted plan is a threat to religious freedom. — Conservative Home

Julian Mann is Vicar of the Parish Church of the Ascension, Oughtibridge, South Yorkshire. The level of apathy about the escalating threat from the state to freedom of speech and of voluntary association is breathtaking. One possible explanation for this indifference is that the state is currently targeting religious people, and most British people are not particularly religious.…

via Julian Mann: Make no mistake. This Ofsted plan is a threat to religious freedom. — Conservative Home

Breaking: Supreme Court Says It Will Hear Case Of Christian Baker Refusing To Bake Cake For Gay Couple — Young Conservatives

There is no question that religious freedom has been under assault in this country especially in the last 8 years. You can ask the Little Sisters of the Poor about that one. President Trump has made it clear he intends to change that and he has already gotten started with an executive order but there’s…

via Breaking: Supreme Court Says It Will Hear Case Of Christian Baker Refusing To Bake Cake For Gay Couple — Young Conservatives

Trump Signs Executive Order Easening Tax Burden On Religious Groups

Religious liberty is under assault in this country. Obama’s faceoff with Little Sisters of the Poor told you everything you need to know about that. Trump signed an executive order today that’s meant to address the idea of the government encroaching on our religious freedom. From BizPac Review: President Trump is expected to sign an…

via Trump Signs Executive Order Easening Tax Burden On Religious Groups — Young Conservatives

Hawaii considering bill to force church, pro-life centers to promote abortion

The Washington Times 13 March 2017Family First Comment: “For the Rev. Derald Skinner, pastor at Calvary Chapel Pearl Harbor, that would mean putting a sign advertising abortion in his church.”Disturbing. Like forcing a Muslim butcher to provide non-halal meat. But of course, that would never happen, would it. #selectivetolerance Hawaii is considering legislation that would…

via Hawaii considering bill to force church, pro-life centers to promote abortion — Family First NZ

He Officially Lost It! Bernie Says Government Should Destroy Religious Freedom In Order to…

Sen. Bernie Sanders, the man who could very well be president right now had the DNC not rigged the primaries in favor of Hillary Clinton, says the federal government should get rid of religious freedom in order to fight ‘racism, sexism, homophobia.’ Um. Because of the 1st Amendment maybe? Bernie very clearly represents the exact…

via He Officially Lost It! Bernie Says Government Should Destroy Religious Freedom In Order to… — Young Conservatives

Do It Or Else! Marriage Celebrants Rejected For Personal Beliefs

Media Release 3 February 2017 Family First NZ says that people applying to be marriage celebrants are having their applications rejected if they do not want to officiate at same-sex ‘weddings’ due to their personal beliefs or convictions, despite assurances by politicians that this would not occur. In response to a request by Family First…

via Do It Or Else! Marriage Celebrants Rejected For Personal Beliefs — Protect Marriage NZ