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Posts for June 2014

Victory for Hobby Lobby

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Hobby Lobby Wins!liberty

The Supreme Court of the United States has ruled that closely held corporations cannot be required to provide contraception coverage in conflict with their beliefs. The decision was issued in a 5-4 ruling Monday morning. The enormous forty-nine page majority opinion was written by Justice Alito, with Justice Kennedy writing a four page concurrence. Justice Ginsburg was joined in her dissent by Justice Sotomayor, with Justices Breyer and Kagan each filing their own dissenting opinions. Read More

Meriam Ibrahim & Christian Persecution in Sudan

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          If you’ve been following the story of Meriam Ibrahim, you’ve witnessed a roller-coaster of events for the courageous young mother refusing to deny Christ. You can read her story here. Ibrahim was brought up as a

Christian, despite her father being Muslim. Her marriage to her American-South Sudanese husband led to her sentencing as she was charged with adultery and apostasy. South Sudan, whose population has a Christian majority, became independent from the Muslim majority Sudan in 2011. Read More

Meet the Newest Member of Advocates!

We live in a society which threatens to silence the voice of Christians. Upholding our religious liberties and educating Americans about our fundamental constitutional rights becomes more critical each waking day.

We must expand our efforts in order to combat the attacks on our first amendment rights. Regardless of our financial concerns, we have no choice but to grow in order to effectively defend against those who wish to bury Christian principles. So that’s exactly what we’re doing. Read More

Justice 2014 is Coming…How YOU can help!

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Help make Justice 2014 our most successful gala yet!
 Advocates' Justice 2014 Gala
Advocates for Faith & Freedom is proud to present Justice 2014 ~ Understanding the Times. This year’s Justice Gala will take place September 27th, at the Hilton Orange County in Costa Mesa. We’re working towards a more successful gala than ever before. This exciting event includes a three-course gourmet dinner, engaging speakers, and both live and silent auctions!

 

Here at Advocates we rely on God’s providence to carry us as we fight for your First Amendment rights. The Justice Gala is a major contributor in covering court fees and other litigation expenses to continue the important cases being fought in America’s courts to uphold your religious liberty. It’s a very special event, and we would love for you to be a part of it. Read More

Sentenced to Death for Faith in Christ: A Call to Action

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As many of you have heard, this past month a Sudanese judge sentenced a Christian woman by the name of Meriam Ibrahim to death. What crime did she commit? She believed in Jesus Christ as her true Lord and Savior.

Meriam was raised a Christian by her mother, but her father was a Muslim. This was enough for a judge to rule her an apostate, a crime punishable by death in Sudan. Read More