President Trump Issues Executive Order Directing HHS to Protect Little Sisters

President Trump Issues Executive Order Directing HHS to Protect Little Sisters

In May 2017, President Trump issued an Executive Order directing HHS and other federal agencies to protect the Little Sisters of the Poor and other religious ministries from the HHS Mandate. Following the order, HHS Secretary Tom Price ...

The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty

The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty is a non-profit, public-interest legal and educational institute with a mission to protect the free expression of all faiths. The Becket Fund exists to vindicate a simple but frequently neglected principle: that because the religious impulse is natural to human beings, religious expression is ...
To Tax and Destroy

To Tax and Destroy

To tax and destroy. The Washington Post is running a fascinating series of essays on whether to roll back two centuries of history and impose state and federal taxes on religious organizations ...
The Eighth Circuit Gets It Right

The Eighth Circuit Gets It Right

Yesterday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit split with seven other U.S. Courts of Appeal, issuing two opinions ruling that the HHS Mandate violates the Religious Freedom Restoration Act ...
Honoring Becket Friend and Religious Liberty Ally: Elder L. Tom Perry

Honoring Becket Friend and Religious Liberty Ally: Elder L. Tom Perry

“A good character is something you must make for yourself. It is the reward that comes from living good principles and manifesting a virtuous and honorable life.” ...
Religious Communities in College: A Home Away from Home

Religious Communities in College: A Home Away from Home

This week was special for three different religious communities – Catholics welcoming Pope Francis to U.S. soil, Jews celebrating Yom Kippur, and Muslims observing Eid Al-Adha ...