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UCC Advisory Panel Debates Israeli Boycott and Apartheid

June 22, 2015

A United Church of Christ panel recently examined the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement ahead of the denomination’s General Synod later this week.

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Supreme Court Rules for Hobby Lobby in Religious Liberty Case

June 30, 2014

Today the U.S. Supreme Court ruled against Obamacare’s HHS mandate compelling religious employers to subsidize insurance for contraceptives and abortifacients.


Hobby Lobby Supreme Court Case: Kudos to Church Officials Defending Liberty

March 25, 2014

Today the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the Hobby Lobby case against Obamacare’s HHS mandate compelling religious employers to subsidize insurance for contraceptives and abortifacients. The owners of Hobby Lobby are Evangelical and object to abortifacients.


Anti-Israel Church Activists Plan Bubble Trouble for SodaStream

January 30, 2014

A Hollywood actress and a kitchen appliance manufacturer are finding themselves in hot water with anti-Israel church activists.


Wild Goose Goes Gay – and a Whole Lot More

August 13, 2013

An annual gathering of emergent, progressive and liberal mainline Christians embraced lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) causes as it met outside of Asheville, NC this week.

Press Release: Religious Left Charges U.S. Drone Policy on Autopilot

May 31, 2013

May 31, 2013 Contact: Jeff Walton 202-682-4131 “The pacifist Religious Left is again denouncing drone strikes against terrorists without offering plausible alternatives.” -IRD President Mark Tooley Washington, DC—A letter to President Obama from United…

National Council of Churches Bidding “God Box” Farewell

February 13, 2013

The National Council of Churches confirmed today that the ecumenical council will shut down its historic office on New York’s Riverside Drive, transitioning to a single office in Washington, D.C. A decision to consolidate…

Reverend Graylan Hagler Fronts ‘No Blank Check for Israel’ Rally

January 22, 2013

By Aaron Gaglia This last Saturday, a group of pro-Palestinian activists gathered in Farragut Square for a rally speaking out against Israeli policies toward Gaza and the West Bank. This rally featured a combination…

United Church of Christ Rallies for Same-Sex Marriage

January 9, 2013

The UCC announced on their official web page that church leadership will be pushing for the legalization of same-sex marriages in Illinois, New Jersey, and Rhode Island. The oldline slide into radically liberal views…

UCC Condemns Boy Scouts

August 24, 2012

The United Church of Christ spoke out as the newest detractor of the Boy Scouts of America. The official website of the fast-declining mainline church published an article critiquing the BSA’s reaffirmation to exclude…

The Religious Left’s Infatuation with Puerto Rican Terror

August 17, 2012

The following article originally appeared on FrontPage Magazine and was reposted with permission. Oscar Lopez Rivera declined clemency when it was offered. (Photo credit:   As though visiting the imprisoned apostles of the early church,…

An Ungodly Immigration Policy?

June 1, 2010

The following article originally appeared on the Front Page Magazine website, and is reproduced with permission. The 1.1 million-member United Church of Christ (UCC) is trying to raise $50,000 for a media campaign, including a newspaper…