People of Faith Stand With Planned Parenthood

It is more important than ever that people of faith stand with Planned Parenthood. Please add your name to this petition and share it widely. Over the weekend of August 21-23, more than 300 protests were scheduled at Planned Parenthood clinics around the country. The good news is that
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Reproductive Justice: 2015 Statement of Conscience

Sexuality Education in Public Schools 1994 Resolution of Immediate of Witness BECAUSE Unitarian Universalists affirm and promote the inherent worth and dignity of every person, and BECAUSE Unitarian Universalists affirm the value of loving relationships—heterosexual, gay, lesb
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It’s Not a Sin to Use Birth Control—It’s a Sin to Impede Access to Birth Control

Religious Institute President Debra Haffner comments on the implications of the Supreme Court ruling in the case of the Little Sisters of the Poor, and on the meaning of “religious freedom.” As a religious leader, I support religious freedom. Religious freedom means that e
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Resisting Actions Seeking To Undermine The Status Of Women In Society

1 1 The Executive Council recommends this resolution be sent to a committee of the General Synod 2 3 RESISTING ACTIONS SEEKING TO UNDERMINE THE STATUS 4 OF WOMEN IN SOCIETY 5 6 Submitted by The Connecticut Conference of the United Church of Christ 7 8 A Resolution of Witness 9 10 SUMM
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More Than 1000 Diverse Religious Leaders Support Birth Control

February 6, 2013—More than 1000 religious leaders from across the theological spectrum have joined together to support safe, affordable, accessible, and comprehensive family planning services. They demonstrated their support by endorsing the new Open Letter to Religious Leaders on Fam
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Multifaith Coalition Supports Family Planning For All As A Moral Imperative

September 13, 2012—Today, thirty-eight national religious leaders from across the theological spectrum have joined together in urging universal access to safe, affordable, accessible, and comprehensive family planning services, including increased U.S. support for domestic and global
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Religious Institute Applauds Supreme Court Ruling on Affordable Health Care Act

June 28, 2012—The Religious Institute applauds today’s Supreme Court ruling upholding the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act, including contraceptive coverage and the inability to deny insurance benefits to people with pre-­‐‑existing conditions, including HIV/AIDS. “We appl
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Resolution On Aids, June 1987

WHEREAS, The AIDS epidemic continues to cause fear and alarm and by estimates of our health officials is becoming a major threat to our society; and

WHEREAS, Medical, legal, educational, and public officials are speaking to this issue and often seem to ignore biblical stand

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Resolution On Permissiveness And Family Planning, 1977

WHEREAS, The permissiveness of the so called new morality has permeated our society and has affected even our churches, and

WHEREAS, We believe that the rights of the family are being infringed upon when information, medication, and supplies are being furnished the unmarrie

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Resolution On Permissiveness And Family Planning, 1980

WHEREAS, The Southern Baptist Convention in annual session in 1977 spoke clearly and forthrightly to the issue of permissiveness as follows:

WHEREAS, The permissiveness of the so-called new morality has permeated our society and has affected even our churches, and

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