Faith and Action
Faith and Action Posts Archive
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Wednesday 05/09/2012, 4:30pm
While gay conservative groups have come out attacking President Obama for endorsing marriage equality today, Religious Right groups have also started to berate Obama on the issue. Tony Perkins of Family Research Council said Obama’s position has handed Mitt Romney “the key to social conservative support”: The President's announcement today that he supports legalizing same-sex marriage finally brings his words in sync with his actions. From opposing state marriage amendments to refusing to defend the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DoMA) to giving taxpayer funded marriage... MORE >
Religious Right Groups to 'Encircle' Supreme Court, 'Praying that Obamacare is Declared Unconstitutional'
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Thursday 02/23/2012, 2:35pm
The Christian Defense Coalition, Faith and Action and Pro-Life Nation, which is a division of Operation Rescue and led by Troy Newman, is planning to “encircle” the Supreme Court in order to pray that the justices rule the health care reform law unconstitutional. The prayer rally, dubbed “Justice at the Court,” is set to be held on March 25, the day before oral arguments in the health care case begin. Supreme Court officials expect the Obamacare case to be the biggest one at the Court since Bush v. Gore in 2000. If the President's health care legislation is declared... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Monday 11/22/2010, 6:25pm
Sen. John Thune says American needs "Christian people to be in the arena," influencing every aspect of public life. Hillary Clinton says she is done running for elected office. The pastor who said Facebook leads to affairs has copped to having his own affair. Religious Right groups are expecting to make gains on their social issues agenda with thanks to the GOP gains in Congress. What do you expect when you name an ACLJ affiliated attorney as the Chief of Staff for Georgia's Department of Education? Finally, Faith and Action put on a live nativity... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Thursday 09/09/2010, 5:36pm
International Burn a Koran Day has been canceled. Which makes the trip by Faith and Action and the Christian Defense Coalition to Florida rather moot now, doesn't it? Bryan Fischer continues to demonstrate just what a tremendous asset he is to the American Family Association. Rick Scarborough has joined the line-up at WorldNetDaily's Take Back America Conference. Rep. Steve King of Iowa, Rep. Tom Price of Georgia, author John R. Lott, and Kris Kobach will speak at the annual Eagle Forum Leadership Conference this weekend. The Christian Coalition sure is web savvy... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Tuesday 03/30/2010, 5:29pm
The person responsible for the $2000 RNC expense at a bondage-themed nightclub has been fired. And Concerned Women for America is still very upset about the whole thing. Janet Porter says that President Obama's views toward Israel are "racist." Rob Schenck of Faith and Action and Pat Mahoney of the Christian Defense Coalition will honor the fifth anniversary of Terri Schiavo's death by protesting the White House. The Media Research Center seems unable to understand the importance of context. Finally, the quote of the day from the FRC's Tom McClusky... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Wednesday 06/10/2009, 9:48am
Now that Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor's confirmation hearing has been set to begin on July 13, you know what comes next: Rob Schenck has to anoint the room with oil.David Brody reports:The Christian group "Faith and Action in the Nation's Capitol" has made its way to Capitol Hill and Supreme Court Nominee Sonia Sotomayor might be interested in what they did. They blessed the doors of Senate Hart Building Room 216 with prayer and oil because they believe this will be the room most likely used for her confirmation hearing which begins July 13th. Here is the video Faith... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Monday 04/06/2009, 5:57pm
A gaggle of right-wing groups - including Abiding Truth Ministries, AFA, Americans for Truth, Citizens for Community Values, Concerned Women for America, Faith2Action, Illinois Family Institute, Liberty Counsel, Mission America, and PFOX - are calling on parents to pull their kids from school on the Day of Silence.The Hill reports that right-wing groups are livid with Republicans for not doing more to try and stop Kathleen Sebelius.Iowa Family Policy Council reacts to the marriage ruling: "It's only a matter of time now before those of us who are still willing to speak the truth and say... MORE >
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Wednesday 04/01/2009, 5:41pm
In a move that surprises nobody, the Family Research Council is welcoming Tony Dungy's invitation to join the President's Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships, saying they "hope President Obama will be open to the counsel he offers on behalf of millions of other Bible-believing Christians [and] hope the Faith Council will work to channel pro-family policies."Sarah Palin has been dropped as keynote speaker at the GOP's annual Senate-House Dinner in Washington on June 8 and replaced by Newt Gingrich, but she'll still be attending the Vanderburgh County Right... MORE >
Fischer: Michael Brown Attacked Police Officer Because He Was 'Hyped Up On Marijuana'
8/18/14 @ 4:10pm
Steve King: Since Ferguson Rioters Are All Of The Same 'Continental Origin,' Racial Profiling Is Not A Concern
8/14/14 @ 10:48am
Kevin McCarthy's Wife Says She Is Losing Her 'Right To Be A Christian'
8/15/14 @ 2:30pm
Michelle Duggar Joins Smear Campaign Against Fayetteville LGBT Nondiscrimination Ordinance
8/19/14 @ 10:35am
Tea Party Of Louisiana Falls For Hoax Article: 'Common Core Turns Students Gay'
8/19/14 @ 5:15pm