Can our Government Treat a Church Like a Disease?

Barb Wire

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Liberty Counsel has filed a legal brief in support of Trinity Lutheran Church on behalf of Liberty Counsel and the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference, the nation’s largest Christian Evangelical organization.

The government refused to give Trinity Lutheran Church a grant for safer playgrounds solely because it is a religious organization.

This blatant discrimination is exactly what our First Amendment protects churches against. Our government cannot single out a church and treat it like a communicable disease. such logic would lead to…

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Mathew D. Staver
Mathew D. Staver is Chairman and Founder of Liberty Counsel®, an international nonprofit litigation, education, and policy organization dedicated to advancing religious freedom, the sanctity of life, and the family since 1989, by providing pro bono assistance and representation on these and related topics. With offices in Florida, Virginia and Washington, D.C., and an outreach in Israel, Liberty Counsel has hundreds of advocates around the world.

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