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Religious Liberty and Health & Human Services' Health Insurance Mandate


    "The Church’s obligation to participate in shaping the moral character of society is a requirement of our faith. It is a basic part of the mission we have received from Jesus Christ, who offers a vision of life revealed to us in Sacred Scripture and Tradition."
~ Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship: 
A Call to Political Responsibility from the Catholic Bishops of the United States



From Bishop Paul J. Swain


Bishop Swain's Religious Liberty Page


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From the USCCB

*NEW* Fortnight for Freedom Website


"Our First, Most Cherished Liberty" - A Statement on Religious Liberty


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Six More Things Everyone Should Know About the HHS Mandate


Six Things Everyone Should Know About the HHS Mandate
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Fr. Barron comments on HHS Contraception Mandate (CLICK to View Video)