California’s Crisis Pregnancy Centers: A Missed Opportunity to Support Women

California’s Crisis Pregnancy Centers: A Missed Opportunity to Support Women

By Chelsea Langston Bombino On Tuesday, March 20, the U. S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in National Institute of Family and Life Advocates v….

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The Federal Faith-based Initiative: Good News is Hiding Behind No News

The Federal Faith-based Initiative: Good News is Hiding Behind No News

By Stanley Carlson-Thies With little to no fanfare, the Trump administration for the last year has been slowly appointing new staff to the federal Centers…

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Why The Black Church Is Vital For Healthy Communities

Why The Black Church Is Vital For Healthy Communities

Editor’s Note: This was originally published in Public Justice Review (Vol. 6, 2017). Pastor Cheryl Mitchell Gaines, J.D., M.Div, is the founder and Senior Pastor of ReGeneration…

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Hope And Healing In The Opioid Crisis

Hope And Healing In The Opioid Crisis

EDITOR’S NOTE: This was originally published in Public Justice Review (Vol.6, 2017 Freedom to Serve the Vulnerable). Caleb Acker is pursuing a Master of Arts in Biblical Exegesis at Wheaton…

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New HHS Office of Civil Rights strengthens protection for conscience objections in health

New HHS Office of Civil Rights strengthens protection for conscience objections in health

By Stanley Carlson-Thies On January 18, 2018, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced the creation of a new division in its Office…

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Religious Freedom and the Social Safety Net

Religious Freedom and the Social Safety Net

By Chelsea Langston Bombino Editor’s Note: This article was originally published in Public Justice Review, Volume 6: “Freedom to Serve the Vulnerable.”  The past four…

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What we can learn from Notre Dame and the contraceptives coverage discussion

What we can learn from Notre Dame and the contraceptives coverage discussion

By Chelsea Langston Bombino Last week, the University of Notre Dame was at the center of public discourse. Here is an account of what happened,…

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Federal government seeks input on how to improve partnerships with faith-based organizations

Federal government seeks input on how to improve partnerships with faith-based organizations

by Stanley Carlson-Thies The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has published aRequest for Information, asking whether its policies and practices make it…

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