More on Religious Speech

Appeals court OK’s pastor’s suit against Oklahoma license plate

A Methodist pastor of a suburban Oklahama City church is suing the state, claiming its license plate image of a … Continued

House GOP moves to act on religion in vets’ funerals

WASHINGTON — Families of deceased veterans were shocked and angry last year when religious references were banned from funeral rituals … Continued

ADL criticizes new bullying guidelines

WASHINGTON — The Anti-Defamation League is taking issue with a new, broadly supported pamphlet on balancing anti-bullying policies and religious … Continued

Religious freedom and contraception case headed to Supreme Court?

Andrew Medichin AP Cardinal Timothy Dolan, archbishop of New York, is congratulated by two prelates after being elevated in St. … Continued

Food pantry’s prayers violate federal rules

SEYMOUR, Ind. — Food pantry volunteer Shirley Sears patiently walked a young woman through a series of questions on an … Continued

Grinch who stole crèche-mas

By Colin Hanna The “Christmas Wars” are once again raging on the lawn in front of the Chester County (PA) … Continued

When religion is the bully

By Joel P. Engardio The news of gay teen suicides this fall made me think of my college friend Jeff. … Continued

“Faith gets better” for gays

By Joel P. Engardio Religions may have a First Amendment right to say that homosexuality is a sin, but consider … Continued

Time to heal hateful rhetoric

By Graylan S. HaglerUCC pastor A friend who I often disagree with wrote me from Massachusetts the other day in … Continued

Time to heal the hate

A friend who I often disagree with wrote me from Massachusetts the other day in response to an announcement I … Continued