July 18, 2012
You may have heard about multiple Catholic organizations suing the government over the contraceptive mandate which forces religious organizations that are not churches to provide free abortifacients, contraceptives and sterilizations in their health plans.
But this isnt just a Catholic issue, as many protestant denominations have spoken against the threat of religious freedom this mandate poses.
Today, Wheaton College, an evangelical college, joined The Catholic University of America in yet another lawsuit. Wheatons President, Dr. Philip Ryken, describes the contraceptive mandate this way:
Wheaton College and other distinctively Christian institutions are faced with a clear and present threat to our religious liberty.
To read more, see Wheatons press release.