Archive for the ‘Religious Freedom’ Category

“The Antichrist at Work: 4th Circuit Affirms Judgment Against Employer for Failing to Accommodate Employee’s Religious Belief Regarding `Mark of the Beast’”

June 26, 2017

http://www.laborandemploymentlawcounsel.com/2017/06/the-antichrist-at-work-4th-circuit-affirms-judgment-against-employer-for-failing-to-accommodate-employees-religious-belief-regarding-mark-of-the-beast/#page=1

deseretnews.com: Excitement over budding Mormon-Lutheran partnership for refugee relief grows with donation, visit

October 19, 2016

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865665122/Excitement-over-budding-Mormon-Lutheran-partnership-for-refugee-relief-grows-with-donation-visit.html

Great to see this.

Excerpt:

“We’ve been chomping at the bit on building this relationship, which is evolving on two levels,” said Linda Hartke, president and CEO of LIRS. “On the local level, we’re seeing greater interest and more volunteers coming forward.

“On the national level, leaders of LDS Charities are giving open and thoughtful consideration to how the church might be more deeply engaged learning and testing ideas about working together.”

 

“Other institutions pride themselves on their academic freedom but…you cannot be religious…at those…institutions as you can at BYU.” Chauncey Riddle

October 13, 2016

Quoted in “The Truman G. Madsen Story: A Life of Study and Faith” by Barnard N. Madsen.

“There is no significant example in history of [any] society successfully maintaining moral life without the aid of religion.” Will and Ariel Durant, The Lessons of History (1996), 51.

October 3, 2016

Quoted in “Bound by Loving Ties” by Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2016 BYU Campus Education Week devotional, August 16, 2016, Provo, Utah.