On Thursday, President Trump declared houses of worship as an "essential" and demanded governors to let churches reopen "right away." Governor Inslee's office responded hours after trump Trump threatened to "override" state leaders' restrictions if they do not do so by the weekend. California Governor Gavin Newsom issued new guidelines on Memorial Day for reopening houses of worship as the state's coronavirus cases continued to climb after President Trump declared them "essential" and pressured governors to reopen them "right away." On Friday, President Donald Trump labeled churches and other houses of worship as "essential" during the coronavirus pandemic, calling on governors to reopen religious institutions for services this weekend even though some areas remain under coronavirus lockdown. The Trump administration on Monday has warned the United Nations to stop "promoting" abortion using the coronavirus pandemic to advance access to the medical practice. Persecution.org introduced two former Muslim Iranian women who were saved by Jesus Christ. They decided to spread Word of God to other people; they actively involved in evangelizing and smuggling Bibles in Teran. Eventually, they have been caught by police and sent to the notorious Evin Prison, comm… According to a national pastor panel, pastors are certain their church will survive the crisis. This national pastor panel was initiated by Barna Group, a leading research organization focused on the intersection of faith and culture. With America partially open during the COVID-19 pandemic, the stock market tells us that the economy is looking towards a brighter tomorrow.
5 Cases That Successfully Defended Religious Freedom Against Government Intervention During COVID-19
Many cases arose during the pandemic in which freedom was taken away by the government. Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) has successfully defended the freedom of Christians. Here are five victories that have been published by ADF Archdiocese of Saint Paul & Minneapolis recently published the plan to permit parishes to reopen the services to the public masses and defy the state's "stay-home" order that forbids religious gathering of more than ten people. In a recent podcast episode posted on Desiring God, pastor John Piper shared a thoughtful answer to the question of one listener about "how to distinguish an act done from faith and an act done from unbelief." Oregon's Gov. Kate Brown's Executive Order 20-03, a COVID-19 pandemic stay-at-home order was issued on March 8, 2020, and has been invalidated by Baker County judge's orders on May 18, only to be issued a temporary stay in the same evening of May 18--putting Kate Brown's Executive Order still in eff…
U.S. Department of Justice Warns Gov.Newsom’s Reopening Plan Discriminates Against California Churches
The Department of Justice (DOJ) warned California Gov. Gavin Newsom that California's coronavirus reopening plan discriminates against churches and continued restrictions on worship services threatens religious freedom. Many accusations have been directed toward China with recent allegation involve pressuring WHO to delay COVID-19 as a pandemic, which has cost millions of lives worldwide. The Heritage Foundation recently reported that Chinese Government Buildings in Africa Are a Likely Vector for Chinese Spying. China authorities threatened to exercise counter-measures against the US after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo congratulated Taiwan's president for inaugurating for the second time. By doing so, China claims that Pompeo did major damage to the two superpowers' political relationship. Hope Presbyterian Church with a 425-member congregation in north Austin, is among churches throughout the Synod of the Sun that is finding creative ways to make connections with their members and the people they serve during COVID-19, despite the challenges posed by the pandemic.