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-Wheaton College Wins Case Against Contraceptive and Abortifacient Mandate

Monday, February 26th, 2018

Wheaton College has won their legal battle against the HHS Contraceptive Mandate which was initiated by the Obama Administration. From the Christian Post: Wheaton College has won a five-year battle to fulfill its Christian mission without having to provide services like the week-after pill and abortion-inducing drugs in its healthcare plans. A district court judge […]

-LGBT Activists Demand Christian University Change Policy on Homosexuality

Thursday, November 9th, 2017

Students applying to Azuza Pacific University in California are required to read and sign an agreement to abide by the Bible based behavioral guidelines in the student handbook. Now a group of LGBT ‘student’ activists demand that the school change their policy on same-sex relationships and marriage. Also one employee is suing the school for […]

-UK: Judge Rules Against Christian Student Expelled Over Views on Gay Marriage

Friday, October 27th, 2017

A judge in the UK has ruled against a Christian student that was expelled from a university course for putting his views against same-sex marriage on social media. Here’s the story from the Christian Post: …Deputy High Court Judge Rowena Collins Rice ruled against the student, Felix Ngole, arguing that his religious freedom has not […]

-Christian Pro-Traditional Marriage Student Group to be Banned?

Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

A Catholic Christian student group which supports traditional church teaching on marriage is facing banishment from a Catholic university? Incredible but true. Here’s the story from Breitbart: Leaders of LGBT organizations at Jesuit Georgetown (University) have denounced the pro-marriage group “Love Saxa” as homophobic, calling on the university to strip the group of funding and […]

-Students Respond to Prayer Ban with Prayer

Friday, September 29th, 2017

It was traditional for a student to lead attendees before football games at Smiths Station High School in prayer. An atheist activist group complained and the student lead prayer over the loudspeaker was banned. But the story doesn’t end there, students responded to the ban by praying the Lord’s Prayer together on both sides of […]

-California: Catholic School Removes Statue of Jesus and Mary?

Saturday, August 26th, 2017

Jesus and Mary –Offensive? First Robert E. Lee and Jeff Davis, then Washington and Jefferson along with Chris Columbus. Now Jesus and Mary are added to the list of offensive statues? When is a Catholic school no longer Catholic? When the administrators remove the traditional statue of Jesus and Mary along with 162 out of 180 […]

-UK: Two Jewish Schools Face Closure For Not Teaching LGBT Issues?

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017

What is Western civilization coming to? Two private elementary schools in London face government closure because they have violated the law by not completely teaching their students, all girls under the age of 9, about different sexual preferences and LGBT issues.  Here’s the story from PJ Media: At least two private all-girls Jewish schools in […]

-Canada: Christian School Ordered to Ban Several Bible Passages?

Friday, June 16th, 2017

School Division Administrators in Alberta, Canada are asking a Christian school to delete several Bible passages their student handbook. The scriptures in question have to do with morality and sexuality from a Christian perspective. Here’s the story from the Blaze: Now the Cornerstone Christian Academy, a former private school that joined the division in 2009, […]

-School Administrators: Say “I Will Pray For You” Will Get You Fired

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

A school worker has been told by her boss that saying- “I will pray for you” to a coworker will result in ‘disciplinary action’ or even get you fired. Here’s the story from the PJ Media: A Maine school worker is afraid to express her faith or even to wear religious jewelry, out of concern […]

-About Jesus: Christian Student vs. Muslim Professor

Friday, April 7th, 2017

     A Muslim college professor insisted in class that it was an ‘academic fact’ that Jesus wasn’t crucified and was never considered to be divine by his disciples. This is what is taught about Jesus in the Quran so it is quite natural that a Muslim teacher would assert that belief but a Christian student […]