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Fortnight for Freedom


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Source:
USCCB
Type:
Bishops, Priests
Date:
6/21/2012

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ABSTRACTFortnight for Freedom Home | Offices | Bookstore | Contact Us | Share | Subscribe Buscar / Search:  Prayer and Worship Liturgical Calendar Prayers Blessings Devotionals Liturgical Resources Resources for the Eucharist Sacraments Roman Missal Beliefs and Teachings Who We Teach How We Teach What We Believe Dialogue With Others Vocations Issues and Action Get Involved Take Action Now Religious Liberty Faithful Citizenship Marriage and Family Cultural Diversity Human Life and Dignity Child and Youth Protection Media Audio Blogs and Columns Catholic News Service Media Relations Movie Reviews News Releases Video Bible Today's Reading Books of the Bible Understanding the Bible Approved Translations Liturgy Permissions Catholic Giving Opportunities for Giving Ways to Get Involved About USCCB Strategic Plan Priority Plan Leadership Bishops and Dioceses USCCB Offices Contact USCCB Financial Reporting USCCB Employment Print | Share | Calendar | Diocesan Locator        QUOTE FOR THE DAY "The challenge facing you, dear friends, is to increase people's awareness of the importance for society of religious freedom; to defend that freedom against those who would take religion out of the public domain and establish secularism as America's official faith. And it is vitally necessary for the very survival of the American experience, to transmit to the next generation the precious legacy of religious freedom and the convictions which sustain it."— Blessed John Paul II, 1995 Baltimore, Basilica of the Assumption Diocesan Activities Check the link below for ideas on observing the Fortnight for Freedom in your diocese. Diocesan Activities Prayer Resources Opening & Closing Mass Graphics & Downloads Religious Liberty FAQs Videos on Religious Liberty Archbishop William Lori Religious liberty is an inherent right, endowed by the Creator and based in our dignity as human persons, created in God’s image. Watch Bishop Ricardo Ramirez, OSB Persecution or harassment of a person based on religion is not a relic of the past. We must all work together to guarantee religious freedom: "a cornerstone of the structure of human rights." Watch En Español Get Involved Get More Information Internships Meetings and Events Take Action Now Pray Action Center Contact Elected Officials Legislative Alerts and Updates Signup for Our Action Alerts Religious Liberty Conscience Protection Fortnight for Freedom Articles Special Masses Diocesan Activities Educational Resources Graphics and Downloads Prayer Resources TAKE ACTION Faithful Citizenship Church Teaching All Catholics Diocesan & Community Leaders Parishes & Schools Campuses & Young Adults Youth Media Marriage and Family Children Natural Family Planning Catholic Teaching What is NFP? Current Medical Research Find an NFP Class Diocesan Ministry Resources About Us Web Links Marriage Marriage: Love and Life in the Divine Plan Annulment Divorce Domestic Violence Marriage Preparation Wedding Ceremony Parents and Parenting Promotion and Defense of Marriage Cultural Diversity Intercultural Competencies African American Demographics Links News Resources Asian/Pacific Islander Demographics Links News Resources Hispanic/Latino Demographics Links News Resources Native American Demographics Links News Resources Pastoral Care of Migrants, Refugees and Travelers Ethnic Ministries People on the Move Apostleship of the Sea Demographics Links News Resources Human Life and Dignity Abortion Partial Birth Abortion Post-Abortion Healing Project Rachel RU-486 Abstinence and Chastity Agriculture Assisted Suicide To Live Each Day Asylum Citizenship Cloning Contraception Sterilization Criminal Justice - Restorative Justice Culture of Life Death Penalty-Capital Punishment Debt Relief Economic Justice - Economy End of Life Euthanasia Environment Environmental Justice Program Faith-Based Initiatives Federal Budget Global Issues Africa Asia Europe Latin America/Caribbean Middle East Trade Haiti Health Care Homosexuality Housing - Homelessness Human Trafficking Hunger, Food, Nutrition Immigration Labor - Employment Migrants, Refugees and Travelers Asylees Cuban Refugees Family Reunification Haitian Refugees Pastoral Care of Migrants, Refugees and Travelers Refugee Resettlement Refugee Travel Loans Collection Refugee Youth and Children's Services BRYCS Strengthening.......