Day: March 16, 2014

EPF supports Ash Wednesday letter to Pope Francis supporting Palestinian children

In coordination with Sabeel and Friends of Sabeel North America, the Episcopal Peace Fellowship is organizing faith leaders to encourage Pope Francis, as he prepares to visit the Holy Land, to denounce the systematic abuse of Palestinian children in the Israeli military court system:

American nuns support Affordable Healthcare Act’s contraception access

As the United States Supreme Court gets ready to hear the Hobby Lobby v. Conestoga Wood case, which challenges the contraception access mandate in the Affordable Health Care Act, Roman Catholic nuns are speaking out in support of this aspect of the law. The National Coalition of American Nuns is lending their support to contraception […]