Entries by US Pastor Council Staff

Republican Senators Introduce Bill to Protect Faith-Based Adoption Agencies

Republican Senators Introduce Bill to Protect Faith-Based Adoption Agencies Two Republican senators have introduced a bill to prohibit the federal or state governments from taking any adverse action against adoption or foster-care agencies that decline to provide services that go against their religious beliefs or moral convictions. Senators Mike Enzi, from Wyoming, and Rep. Mike […]

Texas Gov. Rick Perry Blasts Congress for Not Passing Border Security Package Before August Recess

Texas Gov. Rick Perry Blasts Congress for Not Passing Border Security Package Before August Recess The U.S. House of Representatives passed a border security package late Friday night by a vote of 223 to 189, with one Democrat, Rep. Henry Cuellar of Texas, voting for the measure. The Senate, however, recessed Thursday without passing their […]

Research Claims Abortions Have Cost over $16 Trillion in Federal Revenue

Research Claims Abortions Have Cost over $16 Trillion in Federal Revenue A former liberal activist, turned pro-life political consultant has published research that shows the cost of abortions in America. According to Mark Olson’s calculations, abortions have used more than $16 trillion of federal revenue, about the same amount as the United States national debt. […]

Legal Group Asks IRS to Release Docs in Atheist Settlement to Investigate Churches

Legal Group Asks IRS to Release Docs in Atheist Settlement to Investigate Churches WASHINGTON – A prominent Christian legal organization has requested that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) hand over documents surrounding its recent settlement with an atheist activist organization surrounding the investigation of churches that engage in “electioneering.” As previously reported, the Freedom from […]

The real path to Pulpit Freedom

The real path to Pulpit Freedom Recent focus upon IRS restrictions against “electioneering” and “political activism” in pulpits from both opponents (atheists) and proponents (Christian activists) misses the real path of pulpit freedom. As such, the best solution for freedom preaching remains to the side, silenced, in all the discussion. Atheist groups are pushing the […]

Dictionary Redefines Marriage as Gender Neutral

Dictionary Redefines Marriage as Gender Neutral The Chambers Dictionary has released its 13th edition with changes to the previous definition of marriage. Marriage is now defined as “the ceremony, act or contract by which two people become married to each other.” “Husband” and “wife” were altered as well to encompass married gay couples. Husband is […]

Massachusetts Governor Signs Bill to Reinstate Abortion Clinic “Buffer Zone”

Massachusetts Governor Signs Bill to Reinstate Abortion Clinic “Buffer Zone” The governor of Massachusetts has signed a bill that would once again prohibit pro-life speech around abortion clinics. The previous “buffer zone” law that forbid pro-life advocates from speaking to women within 35 feet of a clinic was struck down by the Supreme Court in […]