Faith and Freedom with Liberty Counsel’s Mat Staver and Holly Meade, and BarbWire’s Matt Barber… An 11-minute weekday radio program discussing hot topics in the area of religious liberty, the sanctity of human life and the family.
What happens in California does not stay in California. And California on the issue of the so-called “homosexual agenda,” the “LGBT agenda,” and abortion, is now running roughshod over religious freedom.
Mat Staver: Two things are happening in California. One on the so-called “LGBT agenda,” and other on the “abortion agenda.” On the abortion agenda, you have California requiring the universities and colleges to offer abortion coverage in their insurance plans. And when the colleges appealed to the HHW — the Department of Health and Human Services — the HHS says “Sorry…we’re not going to interfere, we’re not going to help you here.” So now they’re [Christian universities and colleges] faced with, do they provide abortion coverage in their insurance policies?
And you have something very similar here that’s happening with a proposed legislation that wants these colleges and universities to promote and adopt and embrace the LGBT agenda or lose their state tax exemption, Matt.
Matt Barber: Yea, the Secular Left’s endeavors to completely eliminate the free exercise of religion, particularly the Christian faith, is not on the horizon: it is here, it is now…
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