Last week, the Obama adminisrtration rolled out the latest and final iteration of its so-called accommodation for relgious employers that object to the HHS contraception mandate on moral grounds. The U.S.bishops did not issue an immediate response outlining how church-affiliated institutions should respond. The stakes are high, and there has been a great deal of speculation about whether U.S.dioceses and Catholic institutions are likely to adopt a unified position.
Just watched a July 2 Capitol Hill press conference on the HHS mandate that outlined religious groups on-going concerns about the federal law. Panelists included Archbishop Lori of Baltimore, Russell D. Moore of the...READ MORE