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Archive for February, 2016

-UK: Christian Postgraduate Student Expelled for Opposing Gay Marriage

Monday, February 29th, 2016

A Christian postgraduate student in the UK has been expelled from a university for expressing his opposition to gay marriage in a Facebook post. Here’s the story from The UK Telegraph: A Christian postgraduate student has been expelled from his course, effectively ending his chances of a career as a social worker, for voicing opposition […]

-Ottawa: A Day Honoring the Hijab?

Saturday, February 27th, 2016

                                                                                (Source of Images: Wikipedia) This week in Ottawa, Canada they had an official day honoring the wearing of the hijab. Here’s an editorial about this event from the Toronto Sun: While liberal Muslim women around the world are fighting against Islamists, both on the battlefield like the Kurds, and on the ideological front, like […]

-North Carolina: City of Charlotte Passes Transgender ‘Bathroom’ Bill Despite Huge Opposition

Wednesday, February 24th, 2016

Yesterday the City Counsel of Charlotte, North Carolina joined Houston. Texas as major cities who have imposed a so called ‘Transgender ‘Bathroom’ bill on its citizens despite huge opposition against it. In the case of Houston, it was eventually voted down in a general election. Look for that to happen here also . Here’s the […]

-Kansas: Grow a Garden Get Your House Raided by Swat?

Monday, February 22nd, 2016

                      (Image Source: Wikipedia) Here’s a scary story coming out of Kansas. A family’s numerous trips to a gardening store to get supplies for their home garden and tea leaves in their trash marked them out to police observers as possible marijuana growers and culminated in a search warrant and a raid of their family […]

-Appeals Court: Catholic Television Network Must Obey HHS Contraceptive Mandate

Friday, February 19th, 2016

The judicial attacks on religious freedom continue. From Life News: A federal appeals court has ruled that the Obama administration can force a television network run by a Catholic nun to obey the HHS mandate, which compels religious groups to pay for abortion-causing drugs for their employees.  … This mandate forces religious ministries like EWTN […]

-Massachusetts: Court Ruling May Doom Religious Schools in the State?

Thursday, February 18th, 2016

A recent Massachusetts court ruling may make it very difficult for faith-based religious schools to exist in the state. Here’s the story from CNA: Boston, Mass., Feb 15, 2016 / 04:45 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A Massachusetts court ruling against a Catholic school may have set a dangerous precedent that interferes with religious schools’ ability to […]

-Federal Judge: CA Pro-Life Counseling Centers Must Provide Referrals for Abortions

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

A Federal judge refused to grant an injunction against a California law (effective Jan, 1) that would force all Pro-Life pregnancy counseling centers to provide referrals for abortions. Here’s the story from World Magazine: Under the law, pro-life pregnancy centers must give information about abortion even though they exist to offer abortion alternatives, Alliance Defending […]

-Columbus,Ohio: Somali Muslim Attack in Israeli Christian Restaurant- FBI Says It Was Random?

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016

A Somali Muslim attacked and injured four diners in an Israeli Christian restaurant that had an Israeli flag in the window. But the FBI claims it was just random violence? Here’s the story from One News now: The head of a messianic Jewish ministry says it’s not surprising that a Somali-born Muslim attacked Americans in […]

-Praying for Richard Dawkins?

Friday, February 12th, 2016

       (Richard Dawkins: Wikipedia) Richard Dawkins the famous scientist and atheist activist suffered a stroke last Saturday and some of his followers are upset that Christians may be praying for his recovery. Here’s the story from Christian Today: The 74-year-old announced his "minor stroke" which occured last Saturday in the UK but said he was […]

-Temecula CA: Churches Banned From ‘Wine Country’

Thursday, February 11th, 2016

                                                                             (Calvary Chapel Bible Fellowship) There are 28 square miles in Riverside County, California where churches and worship centers are banned. Hotels, resorts, restaurants, conference centers, and even wedding chapels can be built there, just not churches or synagogues. Calvary Chapel Bible Fellowship bought land and built a worship center located in the ‘Temecula Wine […]