Articles on Religious Liberty

Russell Moore, president of the ERLC, shares his thoughts on the ruling given by the Supreme Court of the United States on the Hobby Lobby and religious freedom case.  "The government cannot set itself up as lord over the conscience...What the... Continue...

In Iraq, an al-Qaeda-linked militant group called ISIS has seized a large section of the country’s northern region. ISIS, which stands for The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, claims it is an independent state with claims to Iraq, Syria,... Continue...

BALTIMORE (BP)—American Christians need to recognize the threat to religious freedom means they not only may be persecuted but they may be culpable as persecutors, Russell D. Moore said in a panel session sponsored by the Ethics & Religious Liberty... Continue...

Freedom of religion or belief is good for business. As outlined in Article 18 of the UN Declaration of Human Rights, Article 18: Everyone has the right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion; this right includes freedom to change his religion... Continue...

Friday was the 60th anniversary of the landmark Brown v. Board of Education decision by the United Sates Supreme Court. Unfortunately, much of evangelicalism has failed to honor this anniversary, missing an opportunity to bear witness to human dignity and... Continue...

It is sometimes difficult to conceive that our Founding Fathers might have writer’s block.  When we think of our founding era and the efforts to encapsulate this great experiment in democracy, we sometimes think what we now know as the... Continue...

The overlords of today’s secular enterprise want the role of religion displaced from public life. On Monday, the Supreme Court handed down an important decision that works against the goals of the naked public square, instead helping stake out religion’s value... Continue...

Today, the Supreme Court ruled 5-4 to uphold the right of Greece, New York citizens to begin its municipal meetings in prayer. Writing for the majority, Justice Kennedy argues that, These ceremonial prayers strive for the idea that people of many... Continue...

The question for this episode is, “What do you think is the biggest threat to religious liberty, and how should the church respond?” Well, I mean I think the biggest threat right now when it comes to religious liberty has... Continue...