Battle against abortion mandate now includes SBC ethics entity

By Tom Strode WASHINGTON (BP) — The Southern Baptist Convention’s religious freedom entity has joined the legal battle against the Obama administration’s abortion/contraception mandate in the first case to reach a federal appeals court. The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC) signed on to a friend-of-the-court brief filed Oct. 12 that asked a federal appeals …

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Urge U.S. Senators to Vote for the Blunt Amendment To Protect Conscience Rights and Block an Abortion Mandate!

WASHINGTON (Updated February 16, 2012) — The U.S. Senate is expected to vote soon on a vital pro-life amendment offered by Senator Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) to a highway bill that is pending on the Senate floor. The most likely time frame for the vote now appears to be the week of February 27. The text …

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