Religious Institute Releases National Faith Leader Statement in Support of United Methodist LGBTQI Clergy
May 16, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Drew Konow, email@example.com, 203-222-0055 More than 60 National Religious Leaders Speak Out in Support of LGBTQI United Methodist Clergy Statement of support celebrates 111 United Methodist LGBTQI clergy, affirms the call of LGBTQI people to ministry, and prays for a world where sexual and gender diversity are understood as a blessing. […]
May 4, 2016
“I’m so excited to be in my first week as president and CEO of the Religious Institute. As we begin this journey together, I’d like to share with you some of what has led me to this point in my ministry and how I hope to approach the vital work of leading the Religious Institute.”
April 6, 2016
Statement urges lawmakers to overturn anti-LGBTQ legislation and commit to creating loving, just communities that embody justice for people of all gender identities and sexual orientations.
March 16, 2016
The Religious Institute is no longer accepting applications for this position. The Religious Institute is hiring! We’re looking for a program director. This is a full time position that is location flexible. It involves 25%-35% travel. Salary $45,000- $55,000 Summary The Religious Institute is seeking a program director to join its staff, beginning in May […]
March 1, 2016
Because people of faith care about access to abortion, and recognize that women of color, immigrant women, young people, and individuals struggling to make ends meet are most harmed by barriers like those challenged in the US Supreme Court case, Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, several faith organizations participated in a National Weekend of Prayer for Reproductive Justice, and will rally this week to protect abortion access.
February 24, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 CONTACT: Natalie Raps, firstname.lastname@example.org National Weekend of Prayer in Support of Abortion Access Draws More Than 80 Religious Congregations 10,000 People Across Multiple Faiths to Participate in Prayer Days before Supreme Court Reviews Texas Clinic Shutdown Law WASHINGTON, DC – Just days before the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in […]
February 9, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 8, 2016 CONTACT: Religious Institute: (203) 222-0055, email@example.com Religious Institute Board of Directors Proudly Names New President and CEO Marie Alford-Harkey brings years of experience, wealth of knowledge, strong relationships and a strong vision for the organization’s future Westport, CT — The Board of Directors of the Religious Institute is pleased […]
February 4, 2016
Join the National Weekend of Prayer for Reproductive Justice: February 26-28. On Wednesday, March 2nd, the United States Supreme Court will hear oral arguments for the most important abortion case in more than two decades. This case has the potential to make it even more difficult for many in our communities to access safe, legal, […]
Nearly 1,300 Religious Leaders Sign Historic Brief Urging Supreme Court to Preserve a Woman’s Right to Abortion
January 5, 2016
(Westport, Connecticut) — Yesterday, 17 religious organizations and almost 1300 religious leaders submitted a faith-based amicus brief in the Supreme Court case, Whole Woman’s Health v. Cole. This case challenges parts of Texas’s clinic shutdown law, known as H.B. 2, which imposes medically unnecessary, burdensome requirements on abortion providers and clinics. The Religious Institute and Just […]
December 23, 2015
Thank you for your support of the Religious Institute in 2015. View our end of year video to see how you helped us make a difference. You can help us continue to work for sexual justice in faith communities and society with a year-end donation. Thank you!