Catholics on the Court

Catholics on the Court

“Justice Kennedy and Justice Scalia present the positive and the negative aspects of the same photographic image.  It is the picture of a judge trying to reconcile the role of his faith with his responsibilities on the Supreme Court.  We have long recognized that...
Catholics on the Court

Supreme Court Round Up Part Two: Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc

“The philosophy of natural law holds that human beings possess certain natural rights from the moment of birth, bestowed upon us by our Creator as part of nature’s design, and that these rights do not exist by any grant of positive law. Rights of conscience, such as...
Funding Stem Cell Research

Funding Stem Cell Research

“Government policymakers must base their public health decisions on non-religious grounds. The federal government should not incorporate one particular religious point of view as part of the official rationale for deciding whether or not to fund medical research. To...