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Guest Opinion: The Obama Mandate is the Gravest Threat to Religious Freedom in 226 Years Comments

President Obama  doesn't care  what you think, so long as you join him in helping  to destroy the unborn on demand. And help him by paying for it. The Virginia Statute of  1786 freed citizens from having to pay taxes to churches whose doctrines they disbelieved and whose worship practices they did not share. Continue Reading

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  1. Lindangel
    2 years ago

    Sorry fellow Catholics, in 2008-68% of you voted for Obama and his "evil" agenda and in this election, the polls show-even now 58% of you will still vote for Obama! When you stand before God someday for your judgement, I wander how you will explain this? May God be merciful unto you, even though you allowed Obama to come into power and crush our religious freedoms, and allowed him to redefine marriage and you allowed him to committ murder of late term babies.

  2. Bill Sr.
    2 years ago

    Obviously the real problem the Church has today is not its teaching or the relevancy of its values. It is more in the ability of its members to distinguish those teachings and relate or apply them to the twisted values the Deceiver has so easily devised in our world today where he has found a home for himself in the hearts of people.
    People like Nancy Pelosi, Kathleen Sebelius and the numerous Catholic politicians who have devoted their unconditional support to abortion on demand, free contraception for all women and girls as young as twelve¸ the teaching of homosexuality in our schools and denial of vouchers for the poor black school children in D. C.. These same people cooperated in a shameful display of bribery and collusion to parlay just enough votes to rush through and pass the misnamed Affordable Health Care Act without reading it for a president who promised to have a totally transparent administration. Transparent was their desire to impose their will upon all the people rich and poor young and old regardless of race, creed or religion at all cost.
    These properly described Bleeding Heart Liberals with the help of a national media willing to serve their every cause have over the years built a modern welfare state portrayed as social justice with overlapping agencies and tens of thousand of bureaucrats supposedly to help relieve poverty but in reality has actually afforded this huge bureaucracy billions of dollars for lifetime jobs and posh retirements at taxpayer expense only to realize their war on poverty has done little to change conditions for those relying on them for help. Now as always, any attempt by opposition to try to seriously approach fat and failed policies of the past fifty or sixty years and find ways to see the money is spent in the community on the people in stead of in Washington is met with hate heated by those same bleeding hearts who are more interested in deceitfully holding on to their jobs and homes than establishing them for those across the nation who truly need them. But these are only facts and today they mean nothing to those who chose to follow the yellow brick road to utopian bliss espoused by the likes of Pelosi, Sebelius, and of course the Obama administration who have now begun a war on religious freedom. Our hope is that it too will fail.

  3. Margo
    2 years ago

    President Obama knows when life begins. He has two daughters. I am deeply saddened by the turn of events since August 1, 2012. Dr's are spending less time with patients and more time on compliance, while we all are stripped of our LIBERTY.

  4. jh
    2 years ago

    Pertinent historical quotes. Religious freedom in the United States has always been a beacon to people around the world, and such a privilege. Why would anyone jeopardize that freedom?

  5. Tom
    2 years ago

    Ii had a chance this past week to speak to a friend who is a Dominican Nun.She is an administrator for a large Catholic hospital. She told me they are very concerned about the obama mandate. She said if this goes through they will not do abortion or provide for birth control. They are worried there will have to be civil disobedience, or closer of hospitals. Please pray for our Priest and Sisters on the front line in this fight. VOTE O BAMA OUT OF OFFICE.


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